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How to configure LACP (Link Aggregation or Ether Channel) on cisco switches

This article is all about how to configure LACP (Link Aggregation or Ether Channel) on cisco switches. The term link aggregation applies to various methods of combining (aggregating) multiple network connections in parallel in order to increase throughput beyond what a single sustain and also use to provide redundancy in case one of the links should fail. A link aggregation group (LAG) combines a number of physical ports together to make a single high-bandwidth data path. Continue reading How to configure LACP (Link Aggregation or Ether Channel) on cisco switches