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Definitions of Managed Objects for Monitoring and Controlling the Frame Relay/ATM PVC Service Interworking Function (RFC2955)

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Original Publication Date: 2000-Oct-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2001-Aug-16
Document File: 40 page(s) / 83K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

K. Rehbehn: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

This memo defines a Management Information Base (MIB) to configure, monitor, and control a service interworking function (IWF) for Permanent Virtual Connections (PVC) between Frame Relay and Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) technologies.

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Network Working Group K. Rehbehn Request for Comments: 2955 Megisto Systems Category: Standards Track O. Nicklass RAD Data Communications, Ltd. G. Mouradian

AT&T Labs October 2000

Definitions of Managed Objects

for Monitoring and Controlling the Frame Relay/ATM PVC Service Interworking Function

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 memo defines a Management Information Base (MIB) to configure, monitor, and control a service interworking function (IWF) for Permanent Virtual Connections (PVC) between Frame Relay and Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) technologies.

Table of Contents

1. The SNMP Management Framework ............................... 2 2. Conventions ................................................. 3 3. Overview .................................................... 3 3.1 Frame Relay/ATM Service Interworking Background ............ 4 3.2 Structure of the MIB ....................................... 4 3.3 Relationship to Other MIBs ................................. 5 3.3.1 Frame Relay Service MIB .................................. 6 3.3.2 Frame Relay DTE MIB ...................................... 6 3.3.3 ATM MIB .................................................. 6 3.3.4 IF MIB ................................................... 7 3.4 Point to Multipoint Considerations ......................... 7 3.5 Theory of Operation ........................................ 7 3.5.1 Creation Process ......................................... 7 3.5.2 Destruction Process ...................................... 10

Rehbehn, et al. Standards Track [Page 1]

RFC 2955 FR to ATM Service Interworking MIB October 2000

3.5.3 Modification Process ..................................... 11 4. Object Definitions .......................................... 11 4.1 The FR/ATM PVC Service IWF Connection Group ................ 13 4.2 The FR/ATM PVC Service IWF Connection Descriptor Group ..... 21 5. Augmentation of ATM MIB VCL Endpoint Entry (atmVclEntry) .... 27 6. Frame Relay/ATM PVC Service Interworking NOTIFICATION ....... 29 7. Conformance Information ..................................... 29 7.1 Compliance Statement For Equipment ......................... 29 7.2 Compliance Statement For Service (CNM Interface) ........... 30 7.3 Units of Conformance ....................................... 32 7.3.1 Basic FR/ATM IWF PVC Connection Group .................... 32 7.3.2 FR/ATM IWF PVC Connection Descriptor Group ............... 32 7.3.3 ATM MIB VCL Endpoint Table Augmentation .................. 33 7.3.4 Notification Group ....................................... 33 8. Acknowledgments ...........