Application groups in traffic shaping policies

Application groups can be configured in traffic shaping policies. In this example, there are two traffic shaping policies:

  • Policy 1 is for traffic related to cloud applications and has high priority.
  • Policy 2 is for other traffic and has low priority.

At least one firewall policy must have application control enabled for the applications to match any policy traffic.

To configure a traffic shaping policy to use an application group in the GUI:
  1. Configure an application group for cloud applications:

    1. Go to Security Profiles > Application Signatures.

    2. Click Create New > Application Group. The New Application Group page opens.

    3. Enter a name for the group, and for Type, select Application.

    4. Click the + to add the group the members.

    5. Click OK.

  2. Create the shaping policy for the hi