Cisco ONS 15454 SDH Procedure Guide, Release 8.0
Chapter 11, Change Node Settings
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Change Node Settings

Table Of Contents

Change Node Settings

Before You Begin

NTP-D81 Change Node Management Information

NTP-D201 Change CTC Network Access

NTP-D327 Modify OSI Provisioning

NTP-D202 Customize the CTC Network View

NTP-D203 Modify or Delete Card Protection Settings

NTP-D277 Modify or Delete Communications Channel Terminations

NTP-D85 Change Node Timing

NTP-D205 Modify Users and Change Security

NTP-D87 Change SNMP Settings


Change Node Settings


This chapter explains how to modify node provisioning for the Cisco ONS 15454 SDH. To provision a new node, see Chapter 4 "Turn Up a Node." To change default network element (NE) settings and to view a list of those settings, refer to the "Network Element Defaults" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 SDH Reference Manual.

Before You Begin

Before performing the following procedures, investigate all alarms and clear any trouble conditions. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 SDH Troubleshooting Guide as necessary.

This section lists the chapter procedures (NTPs). Turn to a procedure for applicable tasks (DLPs).

1. D81 Change Node Management Information—As needed, complete this procedure to change the node name, contact information, latitude, longitude, date, time, and login legal disclaimer.

2. D201 Change CTC Network Access—As needed, complete these procedures to change the IP address, default router, subnet mask, network configuration settings, and static routes.

3. D327 Modify OSI Provisioning—Complete this procedure as needed to modify Open System Interconnection (OSI) parameters including the OSI routing mode, Target Identifier Address Resolution Protocol (TARP), routers, subnets, and IP-over-CLNS tunnels.

4. D202 Customize the CTC Network View—As needed, complete this procedure to create domains and customize the appearance of the network map, including specifying a different default map, creating domains, selecting your own map or image, and changing the background color.

5. D203 Modify or Delete Card Protection Settings—Complete as needed.

6. D277 Modify or Delete Communications Channel Terminations—Complete as needed to modify or delete regenerator section data communications channel (RS-DCC) and multiplex section data communications channel (MS-DCC) terminations, and to delete provisionable patchcords.

7. D85 Change Node Timing—Complete as needed.

8. D205 Modify Users and Change Security—Complete as needed.

9. D87 Change SNMP Settings—Complete as needed.

NTP-D81 Change Node Management Information

Purpose

This procedure changes the node name, date, time, contact information, or the login legal disclaimer.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

D316 Set Up Name, Date, Time, and Contact Information

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Superuser only



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task at the node where you want to change the settings. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Step 3 In the node view, click the Provisioning > General tabs.

Step 4 Complete the "DLP-D140 Change the Node Name, Date, Time, and Contact Information" task.

Step 5 Complete the "DLP-D265 Change the Login Legal Disclaimer" task, as needed.

Step 6 After confirming the changes, complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-D201 Change CTC Network Access

Purpose

This procedure changes essential network information, including IP settings, static routes, and OSPF options.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

D169 Set Up CTC Network Access

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Superuser only



Note Additional ONS 15454 SDH networking information and procedures, including IP addressing examples, static route scenarios, Open Shortest Path First (OSPF) protocol, and routing information protocol options are provided in the "Management Network Connectivity" chapter of the Cisco ONS 15454 SDH Reference Manual.



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

D266 Change IP Settings

D142 Modify a Static Route

D143 Delete a Static Route

D100 Delete a Proxy Tunnel

D101 Delete a Firewall Tunnel

D144 Disable OSPF

D85 Lock Node Security

D86 Modify MIC-C/T/P Port IP Settings in Secure Mode

D87 Disable Node Security Mode

Step 4 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-D327 Modify OSI Provisioning

Purpose

This procedure modifies the ONS 15454 OSI parameters including the OSI routing mode, TARP, routers, subnets, and IP-over-CLNS tunnels.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

D326 Provision OSI

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note Additional information about the ONS 15454 implementation of OSI is provided in the "Management Network Connectivity" chapter of the Cisco ONS 15454 SDH Reference Manual.



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

D166 Provision or Modify TARP Operating Parameters

D167 Add a Static TID-to-NSAP Entry to the TARP Data Cache

D168 Remove a Static TID to NSAP Entry from the TARP Data Cache

D169 Add a TARP Manual Adjacency Table Entry

D175 Remove a TARP Manual Adjacency Table Entry

D178 Change the OSI Routing Mode

D179 Edit the OSI Router Configuration

D180 Edit the OSI Subnetwork Point of Attachment

D181 Edit an IP-Over-CLNS Tunnel

D182 Delete an IP-Over-CLNS Tunnel

Step 4 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-D202 Customize the CTC Network View

Purpose

This procedure modifies the CTC network view, including grouping nodes into domains for a less-cluttered display, changing the network view background color, and using a custom image for the network view background.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

None

Required/As needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Complete the following tasks, as needed:

D145 Change the Network View Background Color

D435 Change the Default Network View Background Map

D268 Apply a Custom Network View Background Map

D148 Create Domain Icons

D149 Manage Domain Icons

D393 Switch Between TDM and DWDM Network Views

D269 Enable Dialog Box Do-Not-Display Option

D215 Consolidate Links in Network View

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-D203 Modify or Delete Card Protection Settings

Purpose

This procedure modifies or deletes card protection settings.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

D170 Create Protection Groups

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Caution Modifying and deleting protection groups can be service affecting.


Step 1 Compete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

D150 Modify a 1:1 Protection Group

D152 Modify a 1:N Protection Group

D154 Modify a 1+1 Protection Group

D155 Delete a Protection Group

Step 4 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-D277 Modify or Delete Communications Channel Terminations

Purpose

This procedure changes or deletes RS-DCC or MS-DCC terminations on the ONS 15454 SDH.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

D363 Provision Regenerator-Section DCC Terminations

D364 Provision Multiplex-Section DCC Terminations

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Comm Channels tabs.

Step 3 Complete the following tasks to modify communication channel terminations, as needed:

D359 Change a Regenerator-Section DCC Termination.

D358 Change a Multiplex-Section DCC Termination.

Step 4 Complete the following tasks to delete communication channel terminations, as needed:

D360 Delete a Regenerator-Section DCC Termination

D362 Delete a Multiplex-Section DCC Termination

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-D85 Change Node Timing

Purpose

This procedure changes the SDH timing settings for the ONS 15454 SDH.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

D28 Set Up Timing

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Step 3 As needed, complete the "DLP-D157 Change the Node Timing Source" task.

Step 4 If you need to change any internal timing settings, complete the "DLP-D70 Set Up Internal Timing" task for the settings you need to modify.


Caution Internal timing is Stratum 3 and not intended for permanent use. All ONS 15454 SDHs should be timed to a Stratum 2 or better primary reference source.

Step 5 If you need to verify timing after removing a node from an multiplex section-shared protection ring (MS-SPRing) or subnet connection protection (SNCP) ring, see the "DLP-D195 Verify Timing in a Reduced Ring" task.

Step 6 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-D205 Modify Users and Change Security

Purpose

This procedure modifies user and security properties for the ONS 15454 SDH.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

D30 Create Users and Assign Security

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

D271 Change Node Security Policy on a Single Node

D272 Change Node Security Policy on Multiple Nodes

D437 Change Node Access and PM Clearing Privilege

D193 Grant Superuser Privileges to a Provisioning User

D158 Change User Password and Security Level on a Single Node

D160 Change User Password and Security Level on Multiple Nodes

D159 Delete a User on a Single Node

D161 Delete a User on Multiple Nodes

Step 4 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-D87 Change SNMP Settings

Purpose

This procedure modifies SNMP settings for the ONS 15454 SDH.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

D171 Set Up SNMP

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Superuser only



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-D60 Log into CTC" task. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

D273 Modify SNMP Trap Destination

D163 Delete SNMP Trap Destination

Step 4 Complete the "NTP-D108 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.