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BridgeAggregation, Etherchannel & Trunk

H3C, Cisco and HP. They all have different names for bundling two or more interfaces to act as one.

Below a simple config for each of the network switches to use

h3c  ( dynamic = LACP ):

interface Bridge-Aggregation6
  link-aggregation mode dynamic

interface GigabitEthernet1/0/11
 port link-aggregation group 6

interface GigabitEthernet1/0/12
port link-aggregation group 6

interface Bridge-Aggregation6
description Uplink-CORE
port link-type trunk
undo port trunk permit vlan 1
port trunk permit vlan 2700 to 2799

Cisco ( active = LACP )

interface Port-channel3
switchport mode trunk

interface GigabitEthernet0/47
channel-group 3 mode active

interface GigabitEthernet0/48
channel-group 3 mode active

interface Port-channel3
switchport mode trunk
description UPLINK-H3C
switchport trunk allowed vlan 300-399,509

HP:

trunk 23-24 Trk1 LACP