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Fibre Channel Management MIB (RFC4044)

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Original Publication Date: 2005-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-May-12

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

K. McCloghrie: AUTHOR

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 managed objects for information related to the Fibre Channel.

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Network Working Group                                      K. McCloghrie
Request for Comments: 4044                            Cisco Systems, Inc
Obsoletes: 2837                                                 May 2005
Category: Standards Track


                      Fibre Channel Management MIB

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 (2005).

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 managed objects for information related
   to the Fibre Channel.

Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction .................................................  2
   2.  The Internet-Standard Management Framework ...................  2
   3.  Short Overview of the Fibre Channel ..........................  2
   4.  MIB Overview .................................................  3
       4.1.  The fcmInstanceBasicGroup Group ........................  3
       4.2.  The fcmSwitchBasicGroup Group ..........................  4
       4.3.  The fcmPortBasicGroup Group ............................  4
       4.4.  The fcmPortStatsGroup Group ............................  4
       4.5.  The fcmPortClass23StatsGroup Group .....................  4
       4.6.  The fcmPortLcStatsGroup Group ..........................  4
       4.7.  The fcmPortClassFStatsGroup Group ......................  4
       4.8.  The fcmPortErrorsGroup Group ...........................  4
       4.9.  The fcmSwitchPortGroup Group ...........................  5
       4.10. The fcmSwitchLoginGroup Group ..........................  5
       4.11. The fcmLinkBasicGroup Group ............................  5
   5.  Relationship to Other MIBs ...................................  5
       5.1.  The Interfaces Group MIB ...............................  5
       5.2.  Entity MIB .............................................  8
       5.3.  Host Resources MIB .....................................  9

McCloghrie                  Standards Track                     [Page 1]
RFC 4044              Fibre Channel Management MIB              May 2005


   6.  Definitions ..................................................  9
   7.  Acknowledgements ...............