The Packet Shaper upgrade involves replacing aging Packet Shapers with current, supported hardware.
06/26/12: The shaping rules are in place and the project is moving to ongoing operational status.
05/22/12: A meeting was held to identify traffic to off-campus enterprise systems. Rules based on this traffic classification are being built and will go into effect in June 2012.
04/26/12: Meeting scheduled for 5/9/12 to define the rules for prioritizing off-campus business application traffic.
03/27/12: Basic configuration was tested and applied over Spring Break. A follow-up meeting has been scheduled to look at prioritization of specific application traffic.
01/30/12: The next window to apply and test the configuration will be over Spring Break.
09/27/11: Pending test over Thanksgiving Break
09/09/11: Required hardware was purchased at end of the 2010/11 fiscal year and placed in-line over the summer. Active configuration will be tested over the Thanksgiving break.