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Definitions of Managed Objects for the Optical Interface Type (RFC3591)

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Original Publication Date: 2003-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Sep-03

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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H-K. Lam: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) in TCP/IP- based internets. In particular, it defines objects for managing Optical Interfaces associated with WavelengthDivision Multiplexing systems or characterized by the Optical Transport Network (OTN) in accordance with the OTN architecture defined in ITU-T Recommendation G.872.

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Network Working Group H-K. Lam

Request for Comments: 3591 Lucent Technologies

Category: Standards Track M. Stewart

Dorado Software

A. Huynh

Cetus Networks

September 2003

Definitions of Managed Objects for the Optical Interface Type

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 (2003). All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB)

for use with Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) in TCP/IP-

based internets. In particular, it defines objects for managing

Optical Interfaces associated with WavelengthDivision Multiplexing

systems or characterized by the Optical Transport Network (OTN) in

accordance with the OTN architecture defined in ITU-T Recommendation

G.872.

The MIB module defined in this memo can be used for performance

monitoring and/or configuration of such optical interface.

Lam, et al. Standards Track [Page 1]

RFC 3591 Optical Interface Type MIB September 2003

Table of Contents

1. The Internet-Standard Management Framework ................. 2

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

2.1. Use of the ifTable .................................. 3

2.2. Use of ifTable for OTN OTS/OMS Layer................. 8

2.3. Use of ifTable for OTN OChGroup Layer................ 9

2.4. Use of ifTable for OTN OCh Layer..................... 10

2.5. Use of ifStackTable.................................. 12

2.6. Optical Network Terminology ......................... 13

2.7. Tandem Connection Monitoring (TCM) .................. 20

3. Structure of the MIB........................................ 21

3.1. The optIfOTMn group.................................. 23

3.2. The optIfPerfMon group............................... 24

3.3. The optIfOTSn groups................................. 24

3.4. The optIfOMSn groups................................. 25

3.5. The optIfOChGroup groups............................. 26

3.6. The optIfOCh groups.................................. 27

3.7. The optIfOTUk groups................................. 28

3.8. The optIfODUk groups................................. 29

3.9. The optIfODUkT groups................................ 30

4. Object Definitions ......................................... 30

5. Security Considerations .................................... 167

6. Acknowledgments............................................. 169

7. References ................................................. 169

7.1. Normative References ................................. 169

7.2. Informative References ............................... 171

8. Intellectual Property Statement ............................ 171

9. Authors' Addresses ......