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By Andrew Bridgeford

For greater than 900 years the Bayeux Tapestry has preserved one among history's maximum dramas: the Norman Conquest of britain, culminating within the dying of King Harold on the conflict of Hastings in 1066. Historians have held for hundreds of years that the majestic tapestry trumpets the distinction of William the Conqueror and the positive Normans. yet is that this actual? In 1066, a super piece of ancient detective paintings, Andrew Bridgeford unearths a really assorted tale that reinterprets and recasts the main decisive yr in English history.

Reading the tapestry as though it have been a written textual content, Bridgeford discovers a wealth of latest info subversively and ingeniously encoded within the threads, which seems to be to undermine the Norman viewpoint whereas proposing a mystery story undetected for centuries-an account of the ultimate years of Anglo-Saxon England relatively assorted from the Norman version.

Bridgeford brings alive the turbulent eleventh century in western Europe, an international of bold warrior bishops, court docket dwarfs, ruthless knights, and robust ladies. 1066 bargains readers an extraordinary surprise-a publication that reconsiders a long-accepted masterpiece, and sheds new gentle on a pivotal bankruptcy of English background.

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Process-switched traffic always goes into the software queue. Lowering the Tx ring size lessens the length of time a packet waits in the FIFO queue, and it increases the chance of a packet hitting the software queue. However, too short of a TxQ results in router resource use, as the CPU must be interrupted each time the Tx ring requests a packet from a software queue. A decrease in ring size means an increase in interrupts. Legacy Queuing Techniques Increasing the TxQ size is usually not recommended when using QoS, because it decreases the use of the software queue.

Priority Queuing With Priority queuing, queues are assigned different priority values and placed in one of four queues. The high-priority queue is a strict priority © 2007 Cisco Systems Inc. All rights reserved. This publication is protected by copyright. Please see page 58 for more details. [ 38 ] CCNP ONT Quick Reference Sheets CHAPTER 4 Q O S DETAILS queue, which means that it gets serviced before anything else until it is empty. After that, each queue is serviced in turn, as long as the priority queue remains empty.

N Classify and mark non-VoIP traffic. n Place VoIP traffic in interface priority queue. n Set speed and duplex. n Can use multiple queues, especially on uplink ports. © 2007 Cisco Systems Inc. All rights reserved. This publication is protected by copyright. Please see page 58 for more details. [ 48 ] CCNP ONT Quick Reference Sheets CHAPTER 4 Q O S DETAILS At the Distribution switch level: n Set the trust boundary appropriately. n Place VoIP traffic in interface priority queue. n Set speed and duplex.

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