Cisco Insight Reporter v2.0 User Guide
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About this Guide

Table Of Contents

About this Guide

Introduction

Document Revision History

Audience

Organization

Related Documentation

Conventions

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request


About this Guide


Revised: December 22, 2010, OL-24156-01

Introduction

This chapter describes who should read the Cisco Insight v2 User Guide, how it is organized, its document conventions, and how to obtain documentation and technical assistance.

It contains the following sections:

Document Revision History

Audience

Organization

Related Documentation

Conventions

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request


Note This document assumes a basic familiarity with the concept of the Service Control Application (SCA), the Service Control Engine (SCE) platforms, the Collection Manager, the Subscriber Manager (SM), and the Broadband Console (BB Console).


Document Revision History

Cisco Service Center Release
Part Number
Publication Date

Release 2.0.0

OL-24156-01

December 22, 2010


Audience

Cisco Insight v2 is a web reporting solution for Business Intelligence DPI (Deep Packet Inspection) deployments.

The Cisco Insight v2 User Guide is addressed to:

Administrators responsible for the platform installation, provisioning, and daily maintenance.

End-user operators, such as people from marketing or engineering divisions of the service provider.

People working with reports to analyze the network traffic usage by subscribers, SCE links, and geographic PoPs (Point of Presence).

Organization

The Cisco Insight v2 User Guide is categorized into the following chapters:

Chapter
Description

Chapter 1, "General Overview"

Provides a brief overview of the Cisco Insight v2 application and the application modules with the terms and concepts used in this document.

Chapter 2, "Connecting to Cisco Insight v2"

Provides instructions to launch the Cisco Insight v2 application and describes its various components.

Chapter 3, "Settings Management"

Describes the application parameters and system logging.

Chapter 4, "Network Wizard"

Provides information about the configuration of the network topology and the modality to configure the network objects and visibility rights.

Chapter 5, "Account Management"

Describes how to configure the roles, accounts, account groups, and their visibility rights.

Chapter 6, "Reporting"

Describes the reporting parameters and a step by step procedure to run a report.

Chapter 7, "Application Monitoring"

Describes the tracking abilities of the application and provides information to debug all situations in which the report generation fails.


Related Documentation

The Cisco Insight v2 User Guide should be used in conjunction with Cisco Insight v2 Installation Guide.

Conventions

The document follows the conventions mentioned below:

Table 1 Conventions

Convention
Indication

bold font

Commands, keywords and user-entered text appear in bold font.

italic font

Document titles, new or emphasized terms, and arguments for which you supply values are in italic font.

[ ]

Elements in square brackets are optional.

{x | y | z }

Required alternative keywords are grouped in braces and separated by vertical bars.

[ x | y | z ]

Optional alternative keywords are grouped in brackets and separated by vertical bars.

string

A non-quoted set of characters. Do not use quotation marks around the string or the string will include the quotation marks.

courier font

Terminal sessions and information the system displays appear in courier font.

< >

Nonprinting characters such as passwords are in angle brackets.

[ ]

Default responses to system prompts are in square brackets.

!, #

An exclamation point (!) or a pound sign (#) at the beginning of a line of code indicates a comment line.


Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

For information on obtaining documentation, submitting a service request, and gathering additional information, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/general/whatsnew/whatsnew.html

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