Configuring an RMON Probe

To configure an RMON probe for a device in Junos Scope, follow these steps:

  1. In the Junos Scope main window, click Provisioning > Monitoring > RMON Probe Configuration. The Filter Pseudowires dialog box opens.
  2. Define the criteria for filtering pseudowires by selecting and specifying any of the following details. You can define more than one criteria for filtering pseudowires.
    • Select the device or group of devices whose pseudowire details you want to view from the Select Device Groups or Select Devices list box. Shift-click to select multiple devices.
    • Select the Select Pseudowire Endpoints button and select the endpoints of the pseudowires from the two lists.
    • Enter a value in the Virtual Circuit ID field to view the details of all the Layer 2 circuit pseudowires that have that virtual circuit ID.
    • Enter a value in the VPN Name, Site Name, and Site Id fields to view the details of all the Layer 2 VPN pseudowires that have those values.
  3. Click Filter. The Select Prob Params dialog box opens. This dialog box displays all the pseudowires that match the criteria that you specified in the previous step.
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  4. Select a parameter from the Select Parameter list. The available options include Missing Packets, Jitter Buffer Underruns, Malformed Packets, Error seconds, and so on.
    Specify the range of values that the parameter can have in the Min Value and Max Value fields. An alarm is triggered if the selected parameter has a value that exceeds either limit.
  5. Select the pseudowire for which you want to configure the RMON probe , from the filtered list of pseudowires.
  6. Click Configure Prob. The Confirm Configuration dialog box appears.
    Click Previous to back to the previous step. Click Cancel to go back to the Monitoring dialog box.
  7. Confirm the configuration details and click Finish to configure the RMON probe for the selected pseudowire. An alarm will be triggered whenever the selected parameters cross their threshold values.
    Click Previous to back to the previous step. Click Cancel to go back to the Monitoring dialog box.