Configuring VoIP (NSM Procedure)

Voice over IP (VoIP) refers to voice communications over the internet or other packet switched networks. The VoIP feature enables you to configure voice over IP for interfaces.

To configure VoIP in NSM:

  1. In the navigation tree, select Device Manager > Devices.
  2. In the Devices list, double-click the device to select it.
  3. Click the Configuration tab.
  4. In the configuration tree, expand Ethernet Switching Options and select VoIP.
  5. Expand VoIP tree and select Interfaces
  6. Add or modify as specified in Table 27.
  7. Click one:
    • OK—To save the changes.
    • Cancel—To cancel the modifications.

Note: After you make changes to a device configuration, you must push that updated device configuration to the physical security device for those changes to take effect. You can update multiple devices at one time. See Updating Devices for more information.

Table 27: VoIP Configuration Fields

Option

Function

Your Action

Name

Specifies the interface name.

  1. Click the New button or select an interface and click on Edit button in Interface.
  2. Enter the interface name in the Name box or select from the list.

Comment

Specifies the comment for the interface to which the VoIP is assigned.

  1. Click the New button or select an interface and click on Edit button in Interface.
  2. Enter the comment in the Comment box.

VLAN

Specifies the VLAN to be assigned to the interface.

  1. Click the New button or select an interface and click on Edit button in Interface.
  2. Enter the VLAN address in the VLAN box.

Forwarding Class

Specifies the forwarding class to which the interface is assigned.

  1. Click the New button or select an interface and click on Edit button in Interface.
  2. Enter the forwarding class in the Forwarding Class box.