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Managing Information for a Network Element

 

Use this procedure to view or update system-related information for an individual network element.

  1. Right-click a network element in the Network tree or in the Topology Map view, and then select System Info.

    The System Info tab appears.

  2. Click one of the following tabs to view or change information for the selected topic.
    • System

    • Management

    • SNMP

    • Time/Date/NTP

    • Craft Eth/Serial

    Note

    Depending on the network element type, some fields can be edited, some cannot be edited, and some do not apply to that type. The information that cannot be edited, or that is not applicable, is greyed out.

    Table 1: System Info Tab for BTI7000 Series NE

    Panel Name

    Description

    Parameters

    System

    Provides access to general information.

    • System Settings

      • Name

      • Location

      • Uptime - not editable

      • Vendor - not editable

      • Model - not editable

      • Active SW Version - not editable

      • Inactive SW Version - not editable

      • Serial Number - not editable

      • Element Number

      • Site Number

      • Contact

    • System Wide Settings

      • Auto-Provisioning Mode - this is the AINS mode

      • Auto-In Service Timer

      • Auto Deprovisioning Timer - not applicable for NEs running release 8.2 and higher

      • Filler Plate Detection

      • Customer Logging Facility ID

    Management

    Provides access to management information.

    Note: When Management information for an NE is modified, the NE is deleted from PSM and rediscovered using the updated settings.

    • Management Settings

      • Outband IP Address

      • Outband IP Mask

      • System Gateway

      • Mac Address - not editable

    • OSC Settings

      • Enable OSC 1 Port

      • Enable OSC 2 Port

      • Secondary Gateway

    • OSPF Management: OSPF

      • Router ID

      • Route Redistribution

      • Area ID

      • State

      • Delete OSPF

      • Add OSPF

    • OSPF Management: OSPF Interfaces

      • This is the list of OSPF interfaces configured on the network element.

      • Add, edit, or delete interfaces as desired.

    • OSPF Management: LSDB

      • This is the link state database. It is read-only.

    • OSPF Management: Neighbors

      • This is the list of OSPF neighbors. It is read-only.

    Note: For more information on provisioning OSPF, see Provisioning OSPF on a BTI7000 Series Management Network

    SNMP

    Provides access to read-only community and trap receiver information.

    • Communities

      • Private - not editable

      • Public - not editable

    • Trap Receivers

      • Trap Receivers - not editable

      • IP Address - not editable

      • Community - not editable

      • Version - not editable

      • Port - not editable

      • Notification - not editable

    Time/Date/NTP

    Provides access to time, date, and NTP (Network Timing Protocol) settings.

    • Time and Date Settings

      • Adjust time for daylight savings changes

      • Time

      • Time Zone

      • Date

    • NTP Settings

      • Poll Period

      • Authorization Key (0 to 65535)

      • Sync State - not editable

      • Stratum - not editable

      • Reference IP - not editable

      • NTP Associations (NTP Client IP addresses)

    Craft Eth/Serial

    Provides access to Craft Ethernet and Craft Serial information.

    • Craft Serial Settings

      • Baud Rate

      • Data Bits

      • Parity

      • Stop Bits

    • Craft Ethernet Settings

      • Craft IP Address

      • Craft Mask

      • Media Rate - not editable

      • Custom

      • Craft MAC Address - not editable

      • Broadcast Address - not editable

      • Interface Speed - not editable

      • MTU Size - not editable

    Table 2: System Info Tab for BTI7800 Series NE

    Panel Name

    Description

    Parameters

    System

    Provides access to general information.

    • System Settings

      • Name

      • Location

      • Uptime - not editable

      • Vendor - not editable

      • Model - not editable

      • Active SW Version - not editable

      • Inactive SW Version - not applicable

      • Serial Number - not applicable

      • Element Number - not applicable

      • Site Number - not applicable

      • Contact

    • System Wide Settings

      • Auto-Provisioning Mode - this is the AINS mode

      • Auto-In Service Timer

      • Auto Deprovisioning Timer - not applicable

      • Filler Plate Detection - not applicable

      • Customer Logging Facility ID

    Management

    Provides access to management information.

    Note: When Management information for an NE is modified, the NE is deleted from PSM and rediscovered using the updated settings.

    • Management Settings

      The following are the out-of-band management settings:

      • Outband IP Address - not editable

      • Outband IP Mask - not editable

      • System Gateway - not editable

      • Mac Address - not applicable

    • In-band Management Settings

      This panel displays the in-band management interfaces.

      • Add or delete interfaces as desired.

      • Proxy ARP

      • IS-IS and NET

      Note: For more information on provisioning in-band management, see Configuring In-Band Management on a BTI7800 Network Element

    SNMP

    Provides access to read-only community and trap receiver information.

    • Communities

      • Private - not editable

      • Public - not editable

    • Trap Receivers

      • Trap Receivers - not editable

      • IP Address - not editable

      • Community - not editable

      • Version - not editable

      • Port - not editable

      • Notification - not editable

    Time/Date/NTP

    Provides access to time, date, and NTP (Network Timing Protocol) settings.

    • Time and Date Settings

      • Adjust time for daylight savings changes - not editable

      • Time - not editable

      • Time Zone - not editable

      • Date - not editable

    • NTP Settings

      • NTP Status - not editable

      • NTP Servers - not editable

    Table 3: System Info Tab for BTI800 Series NE

    Panel Name

    Description

    Parameters

    System

    Provides access to general information.

    • System Settings

      • Name

      • Location

      • Uptime - not editable

      • Vendor - not editable

      • Model - not editable

      • Active SW Version - not editable

      • Inactive SW Version - not applicable

      • Serial Number - not applicable

      • Element Number - not applicable

      • Site Number - not applicable

      • Contact

    • System Wide Settings - not applicable

    Management

    Provides read-only access to management information.

    • Management Settings

      • Outband IP Address - not editable

      • Outband IP Mask - not editable

      • System Gateway - not editable

      • Mac Address - not editable

    • In-band Settings

      • IP Address - not editable

      • IP Mask - not editable

      • Outer VLAN Name - not editable

      • Inner VLAN Name - not editable

      • Network Address - not editable

      • Mac Address - not editable

      • Outer VLAN Id (Priority) - not editable

      • Inner VLAN Id (Priority) - not editable

    SNMP

    Provides access to read-only community and trap receiver information.

    • Communities

      • Private - not editable

      • Public - not editable

    • Trap Receivers

      • Trap Receivers - not editable

      • IP Address - not editable

      • Community - not editable

      • Port - not editable

    Time/Date/NTP

    Provides access to time and date settings.

    • Time and Date Settings

      • Time

      • Time Zone

      • Date

    • NTP Settings

      Note: You must disable NTP on the BTI810 prior to making any changes.

      Note: NTP is always enabled on the BTI805, BTI821, and BTI822 devices.

      • Poll Period - read-only for the BTI805, BTI821, and BTI822.

      • Status - read-only for the BTI805, BTI821, and BTI822.

      • Preferred Server

      • Server1 IP Address

      • Server2 IP Address

      • Server3 IP Address

    Craft Eth/Serial

    Provides read-only access to Craft Serial information.

    • Craft Serial Settings

      • Baud Rate - not editable

      • Data Bits - not editable

      • Parity - not editable

      • Stop Bits - not editable

    Table 4: System Info Tab for MX Series and PTX Series Routers and QFX Series Switches

    Panel Name

    Description

    Parameters

    System

    Provides access to general information.

    • System Settings

      • Name

      • Location

      • Uptime - not applicable

      • Vendor - not applicable

      • Model - not applicable

      • Active SW Version - not applicable

      • Inactive SW Version - not applicable

      • Serial Number - not applicable

      • Element Number - not applicable

      • Site Number - not applicable

      • Contact

    Management

    Not supported.

     

    SNMP

    Not supported.

     

    Time/Date/NTP

    Not supported.

     

    Craft Eth/Serial

    Not supported.

     

    Table 5: System Info Tab for BTI700 Series NE

    Panel Name

    Description

    Parameters

    System

    Provides access to general information.

    • System Settings

      • Name

      • Location

      • Uptime - not editable

      • Vendor - not editable

      • Model - not editable

      • Active SW Version - not editable

      • Inactive SW Version - not applicable

      • Model - not editable

      • Serial Number - not editable

      • Element Number - not applicable

      • Site Number - not applicable

      • Contact

    • System Wide Settings - not applicable

    Management

    Provides read-only access to management information.

    • Management Settings

      • Outband IP Address - not editable

      • Outband IP Mask - not editable

      • System Gateway - not editable

      • Mac Address - not editable

    SNMP

    Provides access to read-only community and trap receiver information.

    • Communities

      • Private - not editable

      • Public - not editable

    • Trap Receivers

      • Trap Receivers - not editable

      • IP Address - not editable

      • Community - not editable

      • Version - not editable

      • Port - not editable

      • Notification - not applicable

    Time/Date/NTP

    Provides access to time, date, and NTP (Network Timing Protocol) settings.

    • Time and Date Settings

      • Adjust time for daylight savings changes - not applicable

      • Time

      • Time Offset - not editable

      • Date

    • NTP Settings (BTI700 Series except for BTI718E)

      • NTP VLANs - with Mode set to Client

        • Mode set to Client

        • NTP Server IP

        • Static IP Address in CIDR notation (e.g. 10.0.0.1/24)

        • Time Flag

        • Time Offset

      • Non NTP VLANs - with Mode set to None

        • Mode set to None

        • NTP Server IP - not applicable

        • Static IP Address in CIDR notation (e.g. 10.0.0.1/24)

        • Time Flag - not applicable

        • Time Offset - not applicable

    • NTP Settings (BTI718E)

      • Sntp Master - not editable

      • Sntp Stratum - not editable

      • Sntp Server Send Interval - enter the power (of 2) seconds (e.g. enter 4 for 24 seconds)

      • Sntp Client Send Interval - enter the power (of 2) seconds

      • Peer - can add or delete a peer; cannot edit an existing peer

      • Peer Work Mode - not editable

      • Peer IP - specify for a new peer; not editable for an existing peer

      • Peer SNTP Version - not editable

      • Peer ReceivedTime - not editable

    Table 6: System Info Tab for OPS, EDFA, and RAMAN Devices

    Panel Name

    Description

    Parameters

    System

    Provides access to general information.

    • System Settings

      • Name

      • Location

      • Uptime - not editable

      • Vendor - not editable

      • Model - not editable

      • Active SW Version - not editable

      • Inactive SW Version - not applicable

      • Model - not editable

      • Serial Number - not editable

      • Element Number - not applicable

      • Site Number - not applicable

      • Contact

    • System Wide Settings - not applicable

    Management

    Provides read-only access to management information.

    • Management Settings

      • Outband IP Address - not editable

      • Outband IP Mask - not editable

      • System Gateway - not editable

      • Mac Address - not editable

    SNMP

    Provides read-only access to community and trap receiver information.

    • Communities - not editable

    • Trap Receivers - not editable

    Time/Date/NTP

    Provides read-only access to time and date settings.

    • Time and Date Settings - not editable

    Table 7: System Info Tab for PSM Server

    Panel Name

    Description

    Parameters

    System

    Provides access to general information.

    • System Settings

      • Name - not editable

      • Location - not editable

      • Uptime - not editable

      • Vendor - not editable

      • Model - not editable

      • Active SW Version - not editable

      • Element Number - not editable

      • Site Number - not editable

      • Contact - not editable

    Management

    Provides read-only access to IP information.

    • Management Settings

      • Outband IP Address - not editable

      • Outband IP Mask - not editable

      • System Gateway - not editable

      • Mac Address - not editable

    SNMP

    Not supported.

     

    Time/Date/NTP

    Not supported.

     

    Craft Eth/Serial

    Not supported.

     
  3. Click Apply Changes to save the settings or Discard Edits to revert to the previous settings.