Configuring a Group Profile (NSM Procedure)

You can configure a group profile to define the Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) attributes.

To configure a group profile:

  1. In the NSM navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
  2. Click the Device Tree tab, and then double-click the device for which you want to configure the group profile feature.
  3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select Access > Group Profile.
  4. Click + to configure the group profile options as specified in Table 8.
  5. Click one:
    • OK—Saves the changes.
    • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
    • Apply—Applies the group profile parameters.

Table 8: Group Profile Configuration Details

OptionFunctionYour Action

Name

Specifies the group profile name.

Enter a name for the group profile.

Comment

Supplies a descriptive comment for the group profile.

(Optional) Enter a comment.

group-profile > Ppp

Enable Feature

Specifies that you can enable this feature to configure the PPP.

Select the check box to enable the feature.

Comment

Supplies a descriptive comment for the PPP.

(Optional) Enter a comment.

Framed Pool

Specifies the address pool used to assign an address for the user.

Select an option from the list.

Idle Timeout

Specifies the idle timeout before termination of the session.

Enter the idle timeout value.

Range: 1 - 4,294,967,295.

Keepalive

Specifies the PPP keepalive interval.

Enter the PPP keepalive interval time.

Range: 1 - 32,767.

Primary Dns

Specifies the primary Domain Name System (DNS) server name.

Enter the primary DNS server name.

Secondary Dns

Specifies the secondary DNS server name.

Enter the secondary DNS server name.

Primary Wins

Specifies the primary Windows Internet Name Service (WINS) server name.

Enter the primary WINS server name.

Secondary Wins

Specifies the secondary WINS server name.

Enter the secondary WINS server name.

Encapsulation Overhead

Specifies the encapsulation overhead for class of service calculation.

Enter an encapsulation overhead value. Range: -63 through 64.

Cell Overhead

Specifies the ATM cell overhead for the class of service calculation.

Select the check box to enable this feature.

Interface Id

Specifies the interface identifier to look up the session information.

Enter the interface identifier.

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