Define traffic rules in a distributed port group or uplink port group to introduce a policy for processing traffic related to virtual machines or to physical adapters. You can filter specific traffic or describe its QoS demands.

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You can override the rules of the policy for traffic filtering and marking at port level. See Working with Network Traffic Rules on a Distributed Port or Uplink Port.

View the traffic rules that form the traffic filtering and marking policy of a distributed port group or uplink port group.

Create or edit traffic rules, and use their parameters to configure a policy for filtering or marking the traffic on a distributed port group or uplink port group.

Reorder the rules that form the traffic filtering and marking policy of a distributed port group or uplink port group to change the sequence of actions for processing traffic.

Delete a traffic rule on a distributed port group or uplink port group to stop processing packets flowing to virtual machines or physical adapters in a specific way.