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Radio Frequency (RF) Interface Management Information Base for MCNS/DOCSIS compliant RF interfaces (RFC2670)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000003261D
Original Publication Date: 1999-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-13

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

M. St. Johns: 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 defines a basic set of managed objects for SNMP- based management of MCNS/DOCSIS compliant Radio Frequency (RF) interfaces.

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Network Working Group M. St. Johns, Ed.

Request for Comments: 2670 @Home Network

Category: Proposed Standard August 1999

Radio Frequency (RF) Interface Management Information Base

for MCNS/DOCSIS compliant RF interfaces

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.

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 defines a basic set of managed objects for SNMP-

based management of MCNS/DOCSIS compliant Radio Frequency (RF)

interfaces.

This memo specifies a MIB module in a manner that is compliant to the

SNMP SMIv2 [5][6][7]. The set of objects are consistent with the

SNMP framework and existing SNMP standards.

This memo is a product of the IPCDN working group within the Internet

Engineering Task Force. Comments are solicited and should be

addressed to the working group's mailing list at ipcdn@terayon.com

and/or the author.

Table of Contents

1 The SNMP Management Framework ................................... 3

2 Glossary ........................................................ 4

2.1 CATV .......................................................... 4

2.2 Channel ....................................................... 4

2.3 CM ............................................................ 4

2.4 CMTS .......................................................... 4

2.5 Codeword ...................................................... 4

2.6 Data Packet ................................................... 4

2.7 dBmV .......................................................... 4

2.8 DOCSIS ........................................................ 5

2.9 Downstream .................................................... 5

2.10 Head-end ..................................................... 5

2.11 MAC Packet ................................................... 5

2.12 MCNS ......................................................... 5

2.13 Mini-slot .................................................... 5

2.14 QPSK ......................................................... 5

2.15 QAM .......................................................... 5

2.16 RF ........................................................... 5

2.17 Symbol-times ................................................. 5

2.18 Upstream ..................................................... 6

3 Overview ................................