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    Configuring an Admin Group (NSM Procedure)

    You can configure an administrative group for MPLS.

    To configure an administrative group:

    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 an administrative group.
    3. Click the Configuration tab. In the configuration tree, select Protocols > Mpls > Admin Group.
    4. Enter a descriptive comment for the administrative group in Comment.
    5. An administrative group is typically named with a color and a numeric value, and is applied to the MPLS interface for the appropriate links. You can enter links in Exclude, or Include All, or Include Any.
    6. To configure administrative groups, in the configuration tree, select Protocols > Mpls > Admin Groups.
    7. Click + to configure administrative groups as described in Table 1.
    8. Click one:
      • OK—Saves the changes.
      • Cancel—Cancels the modifications.
      • Apply—Applies the administrative group and administrative groups parameters.

    Table 1: Admin Groups Configuration Details

    Option

    Function

    Your Action

    Name

    Specifies the name for the administrative groups.

    Enter the name for the administrative groups.

    Comment

    Supplies a descriptive comment for the administrative groups.

    (Optional) Enter a comment.

    Group Value

    Specifies the group bit position.

    Set the group value.

    Range: 0 through 31.

    Published: 2013-01-06