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DOCSIS Cable Device MIB Cable Device Management Information Base for DOCSIS compliant Cable Modems and Cable Modem Termination Systems (RFC2669)

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Original Publication Date: 1999-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2019-Feb-11
Document File: 55 page(s) / 65K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

M. St. Johns: AUTHOR

Related Documents

10.17487/RFC2669: DOI

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 DOCSIS 1.0 compliant Cable Modems and Cable Modem Termination Systems. [STANDARDS-TRACK]

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Network Working Group M. St. Johns, Ed. Request for Comments: 2669 @Home Network Category: Proposed Standard August 1999

DOCSIS Cable Device MIB Cable Device Management Information Base for DOCSIS compliant Cable Modems and Cable Modem Termination Systems

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 DOCSIS 1.0 compliant Cable Modems and Cable Modem Termination Systems.

This memo specifies a MIB module in a manner that is compliant to the SNMP SMIv2 [5][6][7]. The set of objects is 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 ................................... 2 2 Glossary ........................................................ 3 2.1 CATV .......................................................... 3 2.2 CM ............................................................ 3 2.3 CMTS .......................................................... 4 2.4 DOCSIS ........................................................ 4

St. Johns Standards [Page 1]

RFC 2669 DOCSIS Cable Device MIB August 1999

2.5 Downstream .................................................... 4 2.6 Head-end ...................................................... 4 2.7 MAC Packet .................................................... 4 2.8 MCNS .......................................................... 4 2.9 RF ............................................................ 4 2.10 Upstream ..................................................... 4 3 Overview ........................................................ 4 3.1 Structure of the MIB .......................................... 5 3.2 Management requirements ....................................... 6 3.2.1 Handling of Software upgrades ............................... 6 3.2.2 Events and Traps ............................................ 6 3.2.3 Trap Throttling ............................................. 8 3.2.3.1 Trap rate throttling ...................................... 8 3.2.3.2 Limiting the trap rate .................................... 8 3.3 Protocol Filters .............................................. 9 3.3.1 Inbound LLC Filters - docsDevFilter...

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