User Guide for the Cisco NetFlow Generation Appliance
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Table Of Contents

About This Guide

Audience

Conventions

Notices

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request


About This Guide


This guide describes how to use Cisco NetFlow Generation Appliance. This preface has the following sections:

Audience

Conventions

Notices

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Audience

This guide is designed for network administrators who are responsible for setting up and configuring the software to monitor NetFlow traffic. As a network administrator, you should be familiar with:

Basic concepts and terminology used in internetworking.

Network topology and protocols.

Basic UNIX commands or basic Windows operations.

Configuring NetFlow for your Nexus devices and collectors.

Conventions

This document uses the following conventions:

Item
Convention

Commands and keywords

boldface font

Variables for which you supply values

italic font

Displayed session and system information

screen font

Information you enter

boldface screen font

Variables you enter

italic screen font

Menu items and button names

boldface font

Selecting a menu item in paragraphs

Option > Network Preferences

Selecting a menu item in tables

Option > Network Preferences



Note Means reader take note. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material not covered in the publication.



Caution Means reader be careful. In this situation, you might do something that could result in equipment damage or loss of data.

Notices

The Third Party and Open Source Copyright Notices for Cisco NetFlow Generation Appliance contains the licenses and notices for open source software used in this product. The appliance includes software developed by the OpenSSL Project for use in the OpenSSL Toolkit (http://www.openssl.org/). This document is available on www.cisco.com in the technical documentation/support section.

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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