Cisco Prime Home User Guide, 5.1
Glossary
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Glossary

 


A
ACS
Automated configuration service. Includes software such as Prime Home.
Administrator role
A user role that gives users full access to all features and functions in the system. Referred to in the guide as Admin .
attribute
A unit of data associated to a device or subscriber.

 


C
CPE
Customer premise equipment. Also known as a gateway .
Customer Support role
A user role that allows access to the Customer Support tab.

 


D
device
Any piece of equipment that the system can track.

 


E
event
A predefined occurrence on a CPE that triggers actions to occur at specified moments. Events represent a notable point within the device’s lifecycle.

 


I
inform
The act of a managed device connecting to the system and receiving updates.

 


L
label
Arbitrary tags that can be added to certain items in the system to enable grouping for easy searching.

 


M
managed device
A device that possesses the traits necessary to be managed by the system.

 


O
OUI
Refers to the manufacturer ID. The first six characters of the MAC address.

 


P
property
A single-named piece of configuration data.

 


R
Reporting Administrator role
A user role that allows access to the Reports tab.

 


S
script
JavaScript code that can be executed by the system.
service
A capability that can be enabled for a device or subscriber account.
subscriber
An end user who has devices managed by the system.
subscription
A set of packages to which a device is subscribed.