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Read Me First—RWAN Bundle
This release of the Routed WAN Management Solution (RWAN) on Solaris includes the latest October 2000 updates. It extends the CiscoWorks2000 product family, providing a collection of powerful management applications to configure, administer, monitor, and troubleshoot a routed wide-area network.
What the Bundle Contains
The Routed WAN Management Solution (RWAN) on Solaris consists of five CD-ROMs.
The RWAN bundle contains:
•CiscoWorks2000 CD One Third edition (CD One)—This includes the CiscoWorks 2000 Server, CiscoView 5.2, and the Network Management Integration Module. The Network Management Integration Module provides support for third-party Network Management Stations.
•Resource Manager Essentials 3.2 (Essentials)—This is a web-enabled administration tool for simplifying the device software and configuration management of Cisco routers and switches.
•Access Control List (ACL) Manager 1.2—This is a web-based application for optimizing and managing the access lists of Cisco devices.
•TrafficDirector (TD) 5.8.1—This is a monitoring and troubleshooting tool for analyzing network traffic based on remote monitoring (RMON).
•Internetwork Performance Monitor (IPM) 2.2—This is a network response time and availability troubleshooting tool.
You can use different upgrade paths, depending on your existing system and requirements. You can install any of these products to enhance your network service.
Note In addition to the enclosed paper documents, PDF versions of product documentation are available on the product CD-ROMs. Refer to the installation instructions for individual products and print out the relevant documentation before proceeding with the installation.
The following tables summarize the minimum server and client requirements for installing the RWAN bundle. The requirements assume all applications are hosted on the same server.
If your RWAN applications are distributed on multiple servers or you have chosen not to install some of them, the minimum requirements for your environment may be less than those highlighted in these tables. Please see the individual Installation Guides for specific product requirements.
Table 1 Server Requirements for Solaris
•Sun UltraSPARC 60 MP with 450 MHz processor
•Dual processor system recommended for hosting multiple management solutions
•Color monitor with video card set to 256 colors
Available disk drive space
•1 GB swap space
•Solaris 2.6 or 2.7
•If used as a client, a browser is required (refer to Table 2)
1 The system requirements above are based on managing 500 devices with Routed WAN and LAN Management solutions loaded on a single server. Please refer to the Installation documentation for more information on required operating system patches.
Installing the Bundle
Before installing any of the software in this package:
•Familiarize yourself with the procedures and other information in the following table.
•For each task, read the documents listed in the For Detailed and Custom Installation column.
•Perform the installations in the exact order listed.
Table 3 shows the exact order in which the software in this bundle has to be installed. Before you begin the installation process, ensure that the recommended hardware requirements are met.
You must complete the following tasks before beginning to use the products.
The following paper documentation ships with RWAN:
•Installing and Setting Up CiscoWorks2000 CD One Third Edition on Solaris
•Installing and Setting Up Resource Manager Essentials on Solaris
•Installing Access Control List Manager
•Internetwork Performance Monitor Installation Guide
•TrafficDirector Release 5.8.1 Installation Guide for Windows 2000, Windows NT, and Solaris.
•Release Notes for CiscoWorks2000 CD One Third Edition (Solaris)
•Release Notes for Resource Manager Essentials 3.2 on Solaris
•Release Notes for ACL Manager on Solaris
•Release Notes for Internetwork Performance Monitor
•Release Notes for TrafficDirector Release 5.8.1 on Windows 2000, Windows NT, and Solaris
The following additional documentation is available in PDF on the product CD and on Cisco Connection Online (CCO):
•Getting Started with the CiscoWorks2000 Server
•Using CiscoView 5.2
•Using Resource Manager Essentials
•Using ACL Manager
•Internetwork Performance Monitor User Guide
•Using the TrafficDirector Application
Online help is available from within the product.
Ordering Additional Documentation
A complete set of hardcopy user guides for the products contained in the current version of the CiscoWorks2000 RWAN Bundle can be ordered using the part number, CWDOC-RWAN-LMS.
Orders for documentation can be placed through an authorized Cisco reseller or a Cisco sales representative.
Individual installation and user guides can be purchased using the Cisco MarketPlace ordering system. Cisco sales representatives, resellers, and users with direct ordering privileges can locate documentation part numbers and other ordering information by selecting the Documentation product family within MarketPlace and navigating to the CiscoWorks2000 section.