Using Pseudowires

Pseudowire is the emulation of native services (such as TDM and ATM) over packet-switched services (such as IP and MPLS) networks. When you configure a pseudowire, the packets travel over a PSN tunnel, which is either a Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) or a generic routing encapsulation (GRE) tunnel.

Before you can provision pseudowires, you must:

The Provisioning tab contains the following options:

Note: To access the Provisioning tab, you must have a valid IP Backhaul Manager license. The Provisioning tab appears disabled if you do not have a valid IP Blackhaul Manager license installed.