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Definitions of Managed Objects for ATM Management (RFC2515)

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Original Publication Date: 1999-Feb-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-13

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

K. Tesink: AUTHOR [+2]

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 K. Tesink, Editor

Request for Comments: 2515 Bell Communications Research

Obsoletes: 1695 February 1999

Category: Standards Track

Definitions of Managed Objects

for ATM Management

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.

Copyright Notice

Copyright (C) The Internet Society (1999). All Rights Reserved.

Table of Contents

1 Abstract ............................................. 2

2 The SNMP Network Management Framework ................. 2

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

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

3.2 PVC, SVC and Soft PVC ............................... 5

3.3 Traffic Management Parameters ....................... 6

3.3.1 Traffic Policing and Traffic Shaping Parameters

.................................................... 6

3.3.2 Cell Loss Priority ................................ 6

3.3.3 QoS Class ......................................... 6

3.3.4 Service Category .................................. 7

3.4 Max Active and Max Current VPI and VCI Bits ......... 7

4 Overview .............................................. 8

4.1 Background .......................................... 8

4.2 Structure of the MIB ................................ 9

4.3 ATM Interface Configuration Table ................... 9

4.4 ATM Interface DS3 PLCP and TC Layer Tables .......... 9

4.5 ATM Virtual Link and Cross-Connect Tables ........... 9

5 Application of MIB II to ATM .......................... 10

5.1 The System Group .................................... 10

5.2 The Interface Group ................................. 10

5.2.1 Support of the ATM Cell Layer by ifTable .......... 10

6 Support of the AAL3/4 Based Interfaces ................ 12

7 Support of the AAL5 Managed Objects ................... 12

7.1 Managing AAL5 in a Switch ........................... 12

7.2 Managing AAL5 in a Host ............................. 14

7.3 Support of AAL5 by ifTable .......................... 15

7.4 Support of Proprietary Virtual Interface by ifT-

able ............................................... 16

7.5 AAL5 Connection Performance Statistics Table ........ 17

8 ILMI MIBs and the ATM Managed Objects ................. 18

9 Definitions ........................................... 20

10 Acknowledgments ...................................... 83

11 References ........................................... 83

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