VSM Are Third-Party NEs Supported?

Publication Date:  2012-07-23 Views:  67 Downloads:  0
Issue Description
Does the VSM support third-party NEs? Which features are supported?

For information about fully supported NEs, see the Product Version Mapping Table.
Alarm Information
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Handling Process
VSM Third-party NEs are supported. The supported functions are listed in the following table:
No. Function Description
1 Adding/Deleting NEs Third-party NEs can be added to or deleted from the VSM.
2 Alarm management Standard MIB alarms, such as linkdown, linkup, and cold startup, are supported.
3 Collection of interface performance statistics The VSM can collect third-party NEs' performance statistics, including the volume of incoming and outgoing traffic and bandwidth usage.
4 Resource management The basic information about NEs, such as name, type, IP address, and state, can be displayed.
5 Automatic link discovery Back-to-back links of third-party NEs can be automatically discovered.
6 Manual link configuration Links between fully supported NEs and third-party NEs can be manually added.
7 Telnet access Administrators can right-click an NE on the topology view and select Telnet to access the third-party NE.
Root Cause

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