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 From:  Jeremias Reith <jr at terragate dot net>
 Cc:  "m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch" <m0n0wall at lists dot m0n0 dot ch>
 Subject:  Re: [m0n0wall] VLAN vs QoS?
 Date:  Thu, 22 Jul 2004 07:37:41 +0200
Here is an explanation:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/VLAN
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/QoS

With VLAN you can make several virtual LANs out of one physical.
This is mostly used for access constraints.

/jr

Michael Graves wrote:
> Hi All,
> 
> Is there someone on the list who can contribute a simple explanation of
> the differences between VLANs and QoS/Traffic Shapping? I am running a
> IP based phone system and considering my alternatives.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Michael
> 
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