Chapter 11. ATM LANE Documentation, Review, and Analysis

After an Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) LAN Emulation (LANE) network has been documented, the next step is to review the physical and logical topology for any performance-impacting issues.

This chapter will also review the information provided by the Cisco router interface for any possible error indications and corrective actions that might be required.

Effective Operating Rate

The effective operating rate is the total amount of bandwidth supported by the ATM service. The effective operating rate is often confused with the effective throughput, which is the total amount of bandwidth available for data transport.

Every twenty-seventh ATM cell is used for operational, administrative, and maintenance ...

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