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Definitions of Managed Objects for ATM Management Version 8.0 using SMIv2 (RFC1695)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000002533D
Original Publication Date: 1994-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-12

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

M. Ahmed: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in the Internet community. In particular, it describes objects used for managing ATM-based interfaces, devices, networks and services.

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Network Working Group M. Ahmed

Request for Comments: 1695 K. Tesink

Category: Standards Track Editors

Bell Communications Research

August 1994

Definitions of Managed Objects

for ATM Management Version 8.0

using SMIv2

Status of this Memo

This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the

Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for

improvements. Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet

Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state

and status of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction ............................................. 2

2. The SNMPv2 Network Management Framework .................. 2

3. Object Definitions ....................................... 2

4. ATM Terminology .......................................... 3

4.1 VCL/VPL and VCC/VPC ..................................... 3

4.2 PVC and SVC ............................................. 5

4.3 Traffic Management Parameters ........................... 5

4.3.1 Traffic Policing and Traffic Shaping Parameters ...... 5

4.3.2 Cell Loss Priority .................................... 6

4.3.3 QoS Class ............................................. 6

5. Overview ................................................. 7

5.1 Background .............................................. 7

5.2 Structure of the MIB .................................... 7

5.3 ATM Interface Configuration Group ....................... 7

5.4 ATM Interface DS3 PLCP and TC Layer Groups .............. 8

5.5 ATM Virtual Link and Cross-Connect Groups ............... 8

6. Application of MIB II to ATM ............................. 8

6.1 The System Group ........................................ 8

6.2 The Interface Group ..................................... 8

6.2.1 Support of the ATM Cell Layer by ifTable .............. 9

7. Support of the AAL3/4 Based Interfaces ................... 10

8. Support of the AAL5 Managed Objects ...................... 10

8.1 Managing AAL5 in a Switch ............................... 11

8.2 Managing AAL5 in a Host ................................. 12

8.3 Support of AAL5 by ifTable .............................. 13

8.4 Support of Proprietary Virtual Interface by ifT-able .. 14

8.5 AAL5 Connection Performance Statistics Group ............ 15

9. ILMI MIB and the ATM Managed Objects ..................... 15

10. Definitions ............................................. 18

11. Acknowledgments ......................................... 72

12. References ............................