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Definitions of Managed Objects for the Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (RFC2787)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000003386D
Original Publication Date: 2000-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-13
Document File: 25 page(s) / 52K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

B. Jewell: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This specification defines an extension to the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with SNMP-based network management. In particular, it defines objects for configuring, monitoring, and controlling routers that employ the Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol (VRRP) [17].

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Network Working Group B. Jewell

Request for Comments: 2787 Copper Mountain Networks, Inc.

Category: Standards Track D. Chuang

CoSine Communications

March 2000

Definitions of Managed Objects for the

Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol

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 (2000). All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

This specification defines an extension to the Management Information

Base (MIB) for use with SNMP-based network management. In

particular, it defines objects for configuring, monitoring, and

controlling routers that employ the Virtual Router Redundancy

Protocol (VRRP) [17].

This memo specifies a MIB module in a manner that is compliant with

SMIv2 [5], and semantically identical to the SMIv1 definitions [2].

Table of Contents

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

2 Overview .............................................. 3

2.1 VRRP MIB Structure .................................. 3

2.2 Virtual Router Redundancy Protocol .................. 4

2.3 VRRP MIB Table Design ............................... 4

2.3.1 Relation to Interface Group ....................... 5

2.4 VRRP Scenarios ...................................... 5

2.4.1 Scenario #1 ....................................... 5

2.4.2 Scenario #2 ....................................... 8

3 Definitions ........................................... 11

4 Security Considerations ............................... 27

5 Acknowledgements ...................................... 28

6 References ............................................ 28

7 Authors' Addresses .................................... 30

8 Intellectual Property Statement........................ 30

9 Full Copyright Statement............................... 31

1. The SNMP Management Framework

The SNMP Management Framework presently consists of five major

components:

o An overall architecture, described in RFC 2571 [1].

o Mechanisms for describing and naming objects and...