Cisco Wide Area Application Services Configuration Guide (Software Version 4.1.1)
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Table Of Contents

A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - K - L - M - N - O - P - R - S - T - U - V - W -

Index

A

AAA accounting

configuring 6-30

AAA-based management systems 2-26, 6-2

acceleration

about 1-6, 12-1

features 1-6

TCP adaptive buffering settings 12-21

TCP settings 12-19

accelerators

enabling 12-2

accounts

creating 7-4

creation process 7-2

deleting 7-6

local CLI 7-2

roles-based 7-2

types 7-1

viewing 7-8

ACL

See also IP ACL

action

full optimization 12-14

passthrough 12-14

TFO only 12-14

TFO with DRE 12-14

TFO with LZ compression 12-14

types 12-14

activating devices 15-29

adaptive buffering, TFO 12-21

adding

charts 16-11

print clusters 13-14

printers 13-12

print server to clients 13-23

administrative login authentication and authorization

default 6-4

for WAEs 6-3

local database

description of 6-7

overview of 6-1

RADIUS

overview of 6-13

TACACS+

overview of 6-15

administrative login authentication failover 6-26

aggregate settings

for print servers 13-26

alarm overload detection, enabling 9-19

alarm panel

system dashboard window 16-3

alarms

device reporting 16-5

alerts 16-6

aliases, for file servers 11-23

allowed protocols 13-30

application acceleration

about 1-6, 12-1

enabling 12-2

application classifiers

creating 12-9

match condition 12-12

restoring 12-16

application definition

creating 12-8

application list, viewing 12-15

application policy

creating 12-9

creation process 12-7

position 12-18

preparation tasks 12-7

restoring defaults 12-16

types 12-11

applications

monitoring 12-17, 16-2

application traffic mix chart 16-11

assigning

application to a device 12-9

application to a device group 12-9

core cluster to file server 11-19

devices to a preposition directive 11-30

devices to device groups 3-5

devices to more than one device group 3-7

audit trail logs

viewing 6-32, 16-36

authentication

default feature values 6-4

authentication databases, types of 6-3

authentication servers

configuring 6-13, 6-15

authorization

default feature values 6-4

autodiscover 1-17

autoregistration

DHCP server requirements 2-8

B

backing up

configuration files 10-7

WAAS Central Manager 15-11

WAE devices 15-13

backup and restore

cms database 15-11

virtual blade 14-8

banners

configuring 6-10

baseline groups

configuring 3-13

creation process 3-11

customizing 3-12

switching 3-13

types 3-11

working with 3-11

BIC TCP 1-5

bootflags 15-19

browser support 2-11

C

caching, about 1-18

CDP

configuring 5-15

cdp enable command 4-39

cdp run command 4-39

Central Manager. See WAAS Central Manager

charts

adding 16-11

application traffic mix 16-11

customizing 16-10

descriptions 16-11

settings 16-17

traffic reduction 16-13

CIFS 11-2

CIFS accelerator

configuring 11-9

enabling 12-2

transparent CIFS and legacy modes 11-3

CifsAO WAE Device Manager option 10-19

Cisco.com

obtaining software files from 15-3

Cisco Discovery Protocol. See CDP

classifier, creating 12-9

classifier report, viewing 12-16

clear ip wccp command 4-1

clear statistics all command 6-25

clear statistics authentication command 6-25

clear statistics windows-domain command 6-25

CLI user

creating 7-4

clock

setting 9-5

clustering in inline mode 4-48

cms database

backup and restore procedure 15-11

cms database backup command 15-11

cms database restore command 15-12

coherency

age-based validation 11-5

compression, about 1-5

conditions

modifying or deleting from IP ACLs 8-7

configuration group 3-3

configuration process 11-9

congestion windows, about 5-12

connections

creating for WAFS 11-22

viewing TCP connections 16-20

controlled shutdown 15-30

copy disk ftp command 15-12

core cluster

assigning to file server 11-19

connecting to Edge WAEs 11-22

core configuration 11-10

corrupted system images

recovering from 15-17

CPU utilization report 16-21

creating

accounts 7-4

application classifier 12-9

application definition 12-8

application policy 12-9

connections for WAFS 11-22

local user 7-4

match condition 12-12

new software file 15-4

preposition directive 11-25

preposition schedule 11-31

current software version

determining 15-3

D

dashboard

customizing 16-10

device 16-9

system 16-2

database backup 15-11

data coherency, about 11-5

data concurrency, about 11-6

data migration 2-28

data redundancy elimination, about 1-5

debug command 16-39

default status, restoring 15-13

deleting

accounts 7-6

device groups 3-6

locations 3-15

roles 7-13

software files 15-10

user groups 7-19

device

alarms 16-5

autodiscovery 1-17

clock setting 9-5

rebooting 15-29

Device Dashboard window 16-9

device groups

about 3-1

adding and removing devices 3-5

configuring 3-4

creating 3-3

creation process 3-2

deleting 3-6

enabling overlap 3-7

force group settings 3-8

list 3-7

overriding settings 3-8

setting configuration precedence 3-9

types 3-2

Device Home window. See Device Dashboard window

device locations

about 3-14

creating 3-14

deleting 3-15

device logs, viewing 16-37

device registration information

recovering 15-21

devices

activating 15-29

adding to device groups 3-5

adding to multiple device groups 3-7

impact of assigning to multiple groups 3-10

overriding device group settings 3-9

restarting 15-29

topology 16-19

viewing group assignments 3-6

viewing information for 16-7, 16-18, 16-20

Devices window 16-7

DFS, request interception method 4-50

DHCP

configuring interfaces for 5-9

for autoregistration 2-8

interface-level 2-10

DHCP server

requirements for autoregistration 2-8

directed mode 5-17

disabling WCCP flow redirection 4-17

disconnected mode

about 11-33

configuring 11-34

requirements 11-34

disk-based software, missing

recovering from 15-20

disk encryption 15-26

disk handling

configuring error-handling methods 15-28

disks

monitoring 16-22

distributing drivers 13-19

DNS, configuring 5-16

domains

about 7-14

adding entities 7-15

assigning to user accounts 7-15

assigning to user groups 7-18

creating 7-14

deleting 7-16

modifying and deleting 7-16

viewing 7-16

double-byte language support 11-14

downgrading 15-3

DRE, about 1-5

drivers

distributing 13-19

installing 13-18

repository 13-16

DSCP 11-12, 11-15, 12-12

global default 12-17

dynamic shares, creating 11-20

E

edge configuration 11-13

egress methods

configuring 4-29

email server settings for reports 9-20

enable command 6-16

enabling

core file services 11-10

edge file services 11-13

optimization and accelerators 12-2

print banners 13-30

print services 13-11

SNMP 17-9

SNMP agent 17-8

traffic statistic collection 12-8

virtual blade 14-2

WCCP flow redirection 4-17

encryption

disk 15-26

enabling secure store 9-10

entities

adding to domains 7-15

EPM accelerator

enabling 12-2

errors

disk drives 15-28

EtherChannel

configuring 5-8

Exec timeout

configuring 6-11

explicit congestion notification

about 5-12

F

failover, for administrative login authentication 6-26

fast offline detection

about 9-18

configuring 9-18

file locking, about 11-6

file server aliases 11-23

File Server Rename utility 10-18

file servers

registering 11-16

supported 11-8

file services 11-9

about 1-7

enabling on core 11-10

enabling on edge 11-13

features 1-7

preparing for 11-8

firewall, configuring for 5-17

flash memory

corrupted 15-17

flow monitoring

configuring 16-23

force group settings 3-8

full optimization action 12-14

G

generic GRE egress method 4-29

generic routing encapsulation. See GRE encapsulation

Gigabit Ethernet interfaces

modifying 5-6

GRE encapsulation 4-14, 4-16

GRE packet forwarding 4-16

GRE tunnel, configuring on router 4-31

groups. See user groups

H

hardware clock 9-6

HTTP accelerator

configuring 12-4

enabling 12-2

I

increased buffering 1-5

inline mode 4-41

configuring IP address 4-45

interface settings 4-43

serial clustering 4-48

VLAN configuration 4-47

VLAN ID check 4-45

inline network adapter card 4-41

intelligent message prediction 1-6

interface-level DHCP

description 2-10

note 2-8

interfaces

manually configuring for DHCP 5-9

IP access control lists. See IP ACL

IP ACL

adding conditions to 8-4

applying to interface 8-7

associating with application 8-7

conditions, modifying or deleting 8-7

configuration constraints 8-3

creating new 8-4

deleting 8-8

on routers 2-24

on WAEs 2-24

overview 8-1

IP addresses

multiple, configuring on single interface 5-6

static 2-10

IP routes

configuring 5-15

ip wccp command 4-11

ip wccp redirect-list command 4-11

ip web-cache redirect command 4-1, 4-11

K

kernel debugger

enabling 16-37

L

Layer 2 redirection 4-16

LDAP server signing 10-11, 10-13

configuring on a Microsoft server 6-23

configuring on a WAE 6-24

disabling on a WAE 6-25

overview of 6-23

legacy mode, CIFS 11-3

licenses 9-3

line console carrier detection

configuring 6-12

load balancing 1-20, 4-13, 5-10

local CLI accounts, about 7-2

local user, creating 7-4

locations

about 3-14

creating 3-14

deleting 3-15

location tree

viewing 3-15

logging

configuring system logging 16-29

message priority levels 16-31

transaction logging 16-32

viewing audit trail log 16-36

viewing device logs 16-37

viewing system messages 16-35

login

WAE Device Manager 10-2

login access

controlling 6-7

login authentication

about 2-25, 6-1

logs

severity levels in the WAE Device Manager 10-32

viewing in the WAE Device Manager 10-31

lost administrator passwords

recovering 15-19

LZ compression, about 1-5

M

management IP address 9-2

MAPI accelerator

configuring 12-5

enabling 12-2

match condition, creating 12-12

maximum segment size 12-20

message logs

viewing 16-35

message of the day settings

configuring 6-10

MIBs

supported 17-4

MIB traps

configuring using the WAE Device Manager 10-9

Microsoft DFS, request interception method 4-50

migration, data 2-28

missing disk-based software

recovering from 15-20

modifying configuration 13-28

monitoring

applications 12-17, 16-2

chart descriptions 16-11

chart settings 16-17

CPU utilization 16-21

creating custom reports 16-25

disk information 16-22

flows with NetQoS 16-23

predefined reports 16-18

system status 16-6

using the WAE Device Manager 10-23

with SNMP 17-1

multiple IP addresses

configuring on single interfaces 5-6

N

namespace support 1-20

NAS appliances 1-18

NAT address 9-2

NAT configuration 9-2

NetBIOS 9-2, 11-14

NetQoS monitoring 16-23

network

viewing information for 16-2

Network Time Protocol. See NTP

network traffic analyzer tool 16-39

NFS accelerator

enabling 12-2

notification settings

for alerts 10-15

for reports 9-20

NTP, configuring 9-5

O

obtaining software files 15-3

operation prediction and batching 1-6

optimization, enabling 12-2

P

packet forwarding method 4-14

Layer 2 redirection 4-16

Layer 3 GRE 4-16

packet return 4-15

passthrough action 12-14

passwords

changing account 7-7, 7-8

recovering administrator 15-19

PBR, about 1-19

policy-based routing

about 1-19

configuration of 4-32

overview of 2-20

verifying next-hop availability 4-38

policy report, viewing 12-16

port channel interfaces

configuring 5-8

load balancing 5-10

ports

139 2-7

bypassing 2-7

disabling 11-14

enabling 11-14

4050 2-7

445 2-7

disabling 11-14

enabling 11-14

50139 2-7

used in WAFS 2-7

position, application policy 12-18

power failure 15-17

preposition

about 11-4

checking status of 11-32

creating directive 11-25

scheduling 11-31

viewing in the WAE Device Manager 10-19

print accelerator 1-8

print banners, enabling and disabling 13-30

print clusters

about 13-4

adding 13-14

print drivers

distributing 13-19

installing 13-18

support issues 13-3

verifying distribution 13-21

printer 13-28

adding to a WAAS print server 13-12

printer misconfiguration, PostScript error 13-31

printing a test page 13-29

print servers

adding to clients 13-23

details, viewing 13-25

print services

about 1-8, 13-1

configuration process 13-7

enabling 13-11

planning 13-5

Print Services Administration GUI, about 13-27

priority levels 16-31

R

RADIUS

authentication overview 6-13

configuring server 6-13

database 6-3

default configuration 6-4

RAID 1-21

RCP services, enabling 9-4

rebooting devices 15-29

receive buffer size 12-20

recovering

device registration information 15-21

from missing disk-based software 15-20

lost administrator passwords 15-19

system software 15-17

redirection methods 4-1

registering

file servers 11-16

WAEs in the WAE Device Manager 10-6

remote login

controlling access 6-7

reports

configuring email server settings 9-20

CPU utilization 16-21

creating custom 16-25

customizing 16-10

editing 16-27

managing 16-25

predefined 16-18

scheduling 16-27

viewing custom 16-27

repository, driver 13-16

request redirection methods 4-1

rescue system image 15-17

restarting devices 15-29

restoring

application classifiers 12-16

application policies 12-16

configuration files 10-7

WAAS Central Manager 15-11

WAE devices 15-13

WAE to default condition 15-13

retransmit time multiplier

about 5-13

roles

about 7-10

assigning to user accounts 7-12

assigning to user groups 7-18

creating and managing 7-10

deleting 7-13

modifying and deleting 7-13

read-only access to services 7-10

viewing 7-13

viewing settings 7-13

roles-based accounts

about 7-2, 7-3

router

configuring WCCP transparent redirection on 4-7

router lists, defining for WCCP services 4-25

S

SACK, about 1-5

scheduling

preposition 11-31

reports 16-27

secure shell

configuring 6-8

host keys 6-9

secure store

changing key and password 9-14

configuring 9-10

disabling 9-15

enabling on Central Manager 9-12

enabling on standby Central Manager 9-13

enabling on WAE 9-13

security

disk encryption 15-26

enabling secure store 9-10

selective acknowledgement 1-5

send buffer size 12-20

send TCP keepalive 12-20

serial clustering in inline mode 4-48

service password

configuring 4-11

set ip next-hop verify-availability command 4-39

shadow copy for shared folders 11-7

shares, request redirection using explicit naming of 4-50

show cdp neighbors command 4-38

show command utility

for troubleshooting 16-39

show version command 15-19

shutting down WCCP 4-27

Simple Network Management Protocol. See SNMP

site and network planning 2-4

SNMP 1-21

asset tag setting 17-19

community settings 17-14

configuration process 17-8

configuring using the WAE Device Manager 10-8

contact settings 17-20

defining custom traps 17-12

enabling 17-9

enabling SNMP agent 17-8

enabling traps 17-10

group settings 17-17

host settings 17-13

manager

creating 17-3

monitoring with 17-1

preparation 17-9

security models and security levels 17-4

supported MIBs 17-4

user settings 17-18

versions supported 17-3

view settings 17-16

software

recovering 15-17

software clock 9-6

software files

obtaining from Cisco.com 15-3

software licenses 9-3

software recovery

using the CD-ROM 15-13

software upgrades 15-4

for multiple devices 15-10

process 15-1

software version

determining 15-3

spooling space, default 13-14

standby Central Manager

switching to primary 15-25

standby groups

of interfaces 5-2

standby interfaces

configuring 5-2

priority settings 5-4

starting WAE components 10-5

static IP addresses 2-10

static IP routes

configuring 5-15

statistics, collecting 12-8

stopping WAE components 10-5

switching baseline group 3-13

system configuration settings 9-16

system dashboard

viewing system-wide information 16-2

system event logging

configuring 16-29

message priority levels 16-31

viewing log 16-35

system image

recovering 15-17

system message log

using 16-29

viewing 16-35

system software

recovering 15-17

system status

monitoring 16-6

T

TACACS+

authentication and authorization, overview of 6-15

database 6-3

default configuration 6-4

enable password attribute 6-16

TACACS+ server

configuring 6-15

taskbar icons 1-12

TCP

congestion windows 5-12

explicit congestion notification 5-12

parameter settings 5-10

retransmit timer 5-13

slow start 5-13

viewing connections 16-20

tcpdump command 16-39

TCP initial window size, about 1-4

TCP promiscuous mode service

overview of 2-23

Telnet services

enabling 6-10

test command for troubleshooting 16-38

tethereal command 16-39

TFO

about 1-4

TFO adaptive buffering 12-21

TFO and LZ compression action 12-14

TFO features 1-4

BIC TCP 1-5

compression 1-5

increased buffering 1-5

selective acknowledgement 1-5

TCP initial window size maximization 1-4

Windows scaling 1-4

TFO only action 12-14

TFO with DRE action 12-14

time zones

location abbreviations 9-7

parameter settings for 9-5

topology 16-19

track command 4-40

traffic reduction chart 16-13

traffic statistics collection, enabling 12-8

traffic statistics report 16-2

chart descriptions 16-11

transaction logging 16-32

configuring 16-32

transparent redirection, configuring on a router 4-7

traps

defining SNMP 17-12

enabling 17-10

triggers

defining SNMP 17-12

troubleshooting

CLI commands 16-38

using show command utility 16-39

with Central Manager diagnostic tests 16-38

with TCPdump 16-39

with Tethereal 16-39

Troubleshooting Devices window 16-6

types of application policies 12-11

U

Unicode support 2-11

upgrading

device groups 15-10

process 15-1

WAAS Central Manager device 15-8

user accounts

adding domain entities 7-15

assigning to domains 7-15

audit trail logs

viewing 6-32, 16-36

changing passwords 7-7, 7-8

creating 7-4

creation process 7-2

deleting 7-6

deleting domains 7-16

domains 7-14

managing 7-7, 7-8

modifying and deleting 7-6

roles

assigning to 7-12

creating 7-10

modifying and deleting 7-13

viewing 7-13

viewing 7-8

viewing domains 7-16

user authentication. See login authentication

user groups

about 7-17

assigning roles to 7-18

assigning to domains 7-18

creating 7-17

deleting 7-19

viewing 7-19

UTC offsets 9-8

See also GMT offsets

V

version of software 15-3

video accelerator

configuring 12-5

enabling 12-2

viewing

application list 12-15

classifier report 12-16

logs in the WAE device manager 10-31

policy report 12-16

print server details 13-25

role settings 7-13

virtual blade

backing up and restoring 14-8

configuring 14-1, 14-4

copying disk image to 14-8

enabling 14-2

starting and stopping 14-7

virtualization. See virtual blade

VLAN ID check 4-45

VLAN support 4-42

W

WAAS

benefits 1-16

interfaces 1-8

WAAS Central Manager

backing up 15-11

configuring as driver repository 13-16

restoring 15-11

upgrading 15-8

WAAS Central Manager GUI

about 1-9

accessing 1-9

components 1-9

taskbar icons 1-12

WAAS CLI, about 1-16

WAAS interfaces

CLI 1-16

Print Services Administration GUI 1-15

WAAS Central Manager GUI 1-9

WAE Device Manager GUI 1-14

WAAS networks

and IOP interoperability 2-12

network planning for 2-1

traffic redirection methods 2-18

WAAS Print Services Administration GUI, about 1-15

WAAS services, about 1-4

WAE Device Manager

about 1-14, 10-1

Configuration option 10-8

Control option for the WAE 10-4

logging out 10-3

Notifier tab 10-15

quick tour 10-2

Utilities option 10-17

workflow 10-3

WAE devices

backing up 15-13

controlled shutdown 15-30

modifying configuration properties 9-1

restoring 15-13

supported 2-11

WAE packet return 4-15

WAFS

about 1-18

configuration process 11-9

preparing for 11-8

WAFS Cache Cleanup utility 10-18

WAFS Core cluster 3-3

WAN failures, preparing for 11-33

WAN utilization setting 11-24

WCCP

about 1-19

Cisco Express Forwarding (CEF) 4-16

default values

for WAE general settings 4-17

defining router lists 4-25

flow redirection

enabling and disabling 4-17

GRE packet return 4-29

ports used 2-7

request interception method 4-4

shutting down 4-27

WCCP-based routing

advanced configuration

for a router 4-7

configuration guidelines 4-5

overview of 2-19

wccp command 4-5

WCCP general settings

WAE default values 4-17

WCCP service masks

deleting 4-22, 4-23

modifying 4-22, 4-23

WCCP services

displaying list of 4-5

web browser support 2-11

Windows Authentication

checking the status in the WAE Device Manager 10-14

configuring using the WAE Device Manager 10-10

Windows name services 5-17

Windows print accelerator, about 1-8

Windows scaling, about 1-4