How to Add a Third-Party NE to the VSM?

Publication Date:  2012-07-23 Views:  62 Downloads:  0
Issue Description
How to add a third-party NE to the VSM?

For information about fully supported NEs, see the Product Version Mapping Table.
Alarm Information
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Handling Process
Step 1     Log in to the monitoring client on the VSM system. On the Process Monitor tab, right-click General Device Process and then choose Start The Process.

                                Step 2     Set the IP addresses of the VSM and the third-party NEs and ensure the IP connectivity between the VSM and the third-party NEs.

                                Step 3     Optional: Set the SNMP parameters on the SNMP NEs and ensure that the parameters are the same as those in the existing SNMP template of the VSM.

                                Step 4     Log in to the VSM client. In Main Topology, right-click and choose New > NE from the shortcut menu.

                                Step 5     In the object type tree of the dialog box that is displayed, choose ICMP Device or SNMP Device under the 3rd-Party branch.

                                Step 6     Configure the attributes of the NE.

l           The ICMP NE attributes are shown in the following figure.



l           The SNMP NE attributes are shown in the following figure.

 Step 7     Click OK.
Root Cause
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Suggestions
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