Selecting Line Cards in the left pane displays a
Card List with information on all the cards in the network. The saved
report name starts with
list is useful for managing aspects of a network related to card capacity,
such as keeping track of how many ports of a specific type are available
in the network. The Table Options (right-click a table header for
this menu option) can be used to add additional columns such as the
Line card name, for example, WS-X6704-10GE
Device name converted into NorthStar Planner format
Vendor Hardware vendor (Cisco, Juniper Networks)
Slot information, for example, S-0/1
Ports Number of ports that (a) have a corresponding link in the model, (b) are operationally up, or (c) have an IP address defined on the interface
No. of Ports
Number of physical ports
Line Card Part number
Line Card Serial number
Line Card Version information, for example, rev A0 ver 4
Controller memory (Cisco-specific field)
Estimated hardware cost
Line Card Description
Device IP Addr.
Loopback IP address of the Device, typically the first one listed
Device Mgmt IP Addr.
The Management IP Address is the IP addressed used by NorthStar Planner to discover the device.
FRU Line Card FRU
FRU Route Mem.
Details related to the Field Replacement Unit (Cisco)
L3 Engine Type
Details related to the L3 Engine (Cisco)
Number of Reserved ports, based on customizable keywords found in the description.
Ports that have operational or admin status down
Top Assembly Number (Cisco ordering number)
NMP fields will not be populated if hardware inventory is collected by CLI.