Controller Based WLANs

Support of multicast rate from SSID profile

Environment : Deployment of users using any video or any other multicast application


From Aruba OS, we have New Configuration parameter, multicast rate, is added to configure and set the tx rate for multicast packets in the VI (video priority) queues. This feature allows the multicast rate to be decoupled from the basic and supported rates. This results in higher multicast rates without affecting minimum 11abg rates used for clients.


Config from WEBUI




From CLI


(Master-A) #configure terminal
Enter Configuration commands, one per line. End with CNTL/Z
(Master-A) (config) #wlan ssid-profile default
(Master-A) (SSID Profile "default") #multicast-rate ?
12                      12 Mbps
18                      18 Mbps
24                      24 Mbps
36                      36 Mbps
48                      48 Mbps
54                      54 Mbps
6                       6 Mbps
9                       9 Mbps
default                 default (lowest configured rate)

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