Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Procedure Guide, Release 8.5.x
Chapter 5, Provision Transponder and Muxponder Cards
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Provision Transponder and Muxponder Cards

Table Of Contents

Provision Transponder and Muxponder Cards

Before You Begin

NTP-G128 Manage Pluggable Port Modules

DLP-G235 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Card Mode

DLP-G332 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Port Mode

DLP-G379 Change the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card Mode

DLP-G411 Provision an ADM-10G PPM and Port

DLP-G277 Provision a Multirate PPM

DLP-G274 Verify Topologies for ETR_CLO and ISC Services

DLP-G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

DLP-G280 Delete a PPM

NTP-G33 Create a Y-Cable Protection Group

NTP-G98 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds

DLP-G229 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Card Settings

DLP-G230 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line Settings

DLP-G231 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line Section Trace Settings

DLP-G367 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

DLP-G232 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder SONET or SDH Line Threshold Settings

DLP-G320 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line RMON Thresholds for 1G Ethernet or 1G FC/FICON Payloads

DLP-G305 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G306 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G234 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder OTN Settings

NTP-G96 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Card Line Settings, PM Parameters, and Thresholds

DLP-G365 Provision the TXP_MR_10G Data Rate

DLP-G216 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Card Settings

DLP-G217 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Settings

DLP-G218 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Section Trace Settings

DLP-G368 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

DLP-G219 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Thresholds for SONET or SDH Payloads Including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy

DLP-G319 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line RMON Thresholds for 10G Ethernet LAN Phy Payloads

DLP-G301 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G302 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G221 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder OTN Settings

NTP-G170 Provision the ADM-10G Card Peer Group, Ethernet Settings, Line Settings, PM Parameters, and Thresholds

DLP-G396 Change the ADM-10G Card Interlink Port Settings

DLP-G403 Create the ADM-10G Peer Group

DLP-G469 Provision the ADM-10G Card Ethernet Settings

DLP-G397 Change the ADM-10G Line Settings

DLP-G398 Change the ADM-10G Line Section Trace Settings

DLP-G399 Change the ADM-10G Line Thresholds for SONET and SDH Payloads

DLP-G412 Change the ADM-10G Line RMON Thresholds for the 1G Ethernet Payload

DLP-G400 Provision the ADM-10G Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G401 Provision the ADM-10G Interlink Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G506 Provision the ADM-10G Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G402 Change the ADM-10G OTN Settings

NTP-G333 Add an ADM-10G card to an Existing Topology

NTP-G97 Modify the 4x2.5G Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds

DLP-G222 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Card Settings

DLP-G223 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Line Settings

DLP-G224 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Section Trace Settings

DLP-G225 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Settings

DLP-G369 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

DLP-G226 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder SONET/SDH Line Thresholds Settings

DLP-G303 Provision the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G304 Provision the 4x2.5G Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G228 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Line OTN Settings

NTP-G99 Modify the 2.5G Data Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds

DLP-G236 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Client Line Settings

DLP-G237 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Distance Extension Settings

DLP-G238 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder SONET (OC-48)/SDH (STM-16) Settings

DLP-G239 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Section Trace Settings

DLP-G370 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

DLP-G240 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder SONET or SDH Line Thresholds

DLP-G321 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Line Thresholds for 1G Ethernet or 1G FC/FICON Payloads

DLP-G307 Provision the 2.5G Data Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G308 Provision the 2.5G Data Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

NTP-G148 Modify the 10G Data Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds

DLP-G333 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Client Line Settings

DLP-G334 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Distance Extension Settings

DLP-G340 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

DLP-G335 Change the 10G Data Muxponder SONET (OC-192)/SDH (STM-64) Settings

DLP-G336 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Section Trace Settings

DLP-G341 Change the 10G Data Muxponder SONET or SDH Line Thresholds

DLP-G337 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Line RMON Thresholds for Ethernet, 1G FC/FICON, or ISC/ISC3 Payloads

DLP-G338 Provision the 10G Data Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G339 Provision the 10G Data Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G366 Change the 10G Data Muxponder OTN Settings

NTP-G165 Modify the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Ethernet Parameters, Line Settings, and PM Thresholds

DLP-G380 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ethernet Settings

DLP-G381 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Layer 2 Protection Settings

DLP-G507 Enable a Different GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card as the Master Card

DLP-G382 Add and Remove SVLANS to/from GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ports

DLP-G383 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Quality of Service Settings

DLP-G384 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP QinQ Settings

DLP-G385 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP MAC Filter Settings

DLP-G386 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G387 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

DLP-G388 Change the GE_XP and 10GE_XP RMON Thresholds

DLP-G389 Change the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Optical Transport Network Settings

NTP-G162 Change the ALS Maintenance Settings

NTP-G192 Force FPGA Update

NTP-G196 Force FPGA Update when the Card is part of a Protection Group


Provision Transponder and Muxponder Cards


This chapter explains how to provision transponder (TXP), muxponder (MXP), Xponder (GE_XP and 10GE_XP), and ADM-10G cards. The provisioning must be performed before you provision the dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) network and create circuits.


Note Unless otherwise specified, "ONS 15454" refers to both ANSI and ETSI shelf assemblies.


Before You Begin

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


Caution Provisioning TXP and MXP cards can be service affecting. You should make all changes during a scheduled maintenance window.

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

1. G128 Manage Pluggable Port Modules—Complete this procedure to provision a multirate pluggable port module (PPM), provision or change the optical line rate of a PPM, or delete a PPM. PPMs provide the fiber interface to the TXP, MXP, and ADM-10G cards. With the exception of the TXP_MR_10G card, all TXPs, MXPs, and ADM-10G cards accept PPMs.

2. G33 Create a Y-Cable Protection Group—As needed, complete this procedure for TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP cards that will be protected with Y-cable protection.

3. G98 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds—As needed, complete this procedure to change the transmission settings for TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G cards.

4. G96 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Card Line Settings, PM Parameters, and Thresholds—As needed, complete this procedure to change the transmission settings for TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L cards.

5. G170 Provision the ADM-10G Card Peer Group, Ethernet Settings, Line Settings, PM Parameters, and Thresholds—As needed, complete this procedure to provision the transmission settings for ADM-10G cards.

6. G333 Add an ADM-10G card to an Existing Topology—As needed, complete this procedure to add an ADM-10G card to an existing topology.

7. G97 Modify the 4x2.5G Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds—As needed, complete this procedure to change the transmission settings for MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L cards.

8. G99 Modify the 2.5G Data Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds—As needed, complete this procedure to change the transmission settings for MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G cards.

9. G148 Modify the 10G Data Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds—As needed, complete this procedure to change the transmission settings for MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards.

10. G165 Modify the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Ethernet Parameters, Line Settings, and PM Thresholds—As needed, complete this procedure to change the transmission settings for GE_XP and 10GE_XP cards.

11. G162 Change the ALS Maintenance Settings—As needed, complete this procedure to change the automatic laser shutdown settings for a TXP or MXP card.

12. G192 Force FPGA Update—As needed, complete this procedure to force an upgrade of the FPGA image on the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards.

13. G196 Force FPGA Update when the Card is part of a Protection Group—As needed, complete this procedure to force an upgrade of the FPGA image on the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards when the card is part of a protection group.

NTP-G128 Manage Pluggable Port Modules

Purpose

Complete this procedure to provision a multirate PPM, provision the optical line rate of a multirate PPM, or delete a single-rate or multirate PPM.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G63 Install an SFP or XFP

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note If a single-rate PPM is installed, the PPM screen will autoprovision and no further steps are necessary.



Note When you autoprovision a PPM, initial alarm and TCA defaults are supplied by Cisco Transport Controller (CTC) depending on your port and rate selections and the type of PPM. These default values can be changed after you install the PPM.



Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task to log into an ONS 15454 on the network. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 Click the Alarms tab:

a. Verify that the alarm filter is not turned on. See the "DLP-G128 Disable Alarm Filtering" task as necessary.

b. Verify that no unexplained conditions appear. If unexplained conditions appear, resolve them before continuing. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Troubleshooting Guide.

Step 3 If you are provisioning a MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card, complete the "DLP-G235 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Card Mode" task. If not, continue with Step 4

Step 4 If you are provisioning a MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card, complete the "DLP-G332 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Port Mode" task. If not, continue with Step 5.

Step 5 If you are provisioning a GE_XP or 10GE_XP card, complete the "DLP-G379 Change the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card Mode" task. If not, continue with Step 6.

Step 6 If you are provisioning a PPM on an ADM-10G card, complete the "DLP-G411 Provision an ADM-10G PPM and Port" task. If not, continue with Step 7.

Step 7 Complete the "DLP-G277 Provision a Multirate PPM" task for TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP ports with multirate PPMs. If you already preprovisioned the multirate PPM (G273 Preprovision an SFP or XFP Slot), skip this step and continue with Step 8.

Step 8 If you are provisioning an IBM ETR_CLO (External Time Reference - Control Link Oscillator) or InterSystem Coupling Link (ISC) service on the PPM, complete "DLP-G274 Verify Topologies for ETR_CLO and ISC Services" task. Otherwise, continue with Step 9.

Step 9 Complete the "DLP-G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate" task to assign a line rate to a TXP or MXP port after the PPM is provisioned. (This task is not performed for GE_XP or 10GE_XP cards.)

Step 10 If you need to delete a PPM at any point in this procedure, complete the "DLP-G280 Delete a PPM" task.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


DLP-G235 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Card Mode

Purpose

This task changes the card mode for MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G muxponder cards. The card mode determines which PPMs can be provisioned for the card.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the card settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > SONET (ANSI) or SDH (ETSI) tabs.

Step 3 Locate the Trunk port table row and verify that the Service State column value is OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI). If the service state is correct, continue with Step 6. If not, complete the following steps:

a. Click the Admin State table cell and choose OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,Maintenance (ETSI).

b. Click Apply, then Yes.

Step 4 Click the Provisioning > Line > Client tabs.

Step 5 Locate the Trunk port table row and verify that the Service State column value is OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI). If the service state is correct, continue with Step 6. If not, complete the following steps:

a. Click the Admin State table cell and choose OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,Maintenance (ETSI).

b. Click Apply, then Yes.

Step 6 Click the Provisioning > Card tabs.

Step 7 Change the Card Mode as needed:

FC-GE—Choose this option if you will provision any of the following PPM port rates: FC1G (Ports 1-1 and 2-1 only), FC2G (Port 1-1 only), FICON1G (Ports 1-1 and 2-1 only), FICON2G (Port 1-1 only), and ONE_GE (Ports 1-1 through 8-1).

Mixed—Choose this option if you will provision any of the following PPM port rates: FC1G and ONE_GE (Port 1-1 only), ESCON (Ports 5-1 through 8-1 only)

ESCON—Choose this option if you will provision the ESCON PPM on Ports 1-1 through 8-1.


Note The Provisioning > Card tab also has the display-only Tunable Wavelengths field. This field shows the supported wavelengths of the trunk port after the card is installed in the format: first wavelength-last wavelength-frequency spacing-number of supported wavelengths. For example, 1529.55nm-1561.83nm-50gHz-82.


Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G332 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Port Mode

Purpose

This task changes the port mode for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L muxponder cards. The port mode determines which PPMs can be provisioned on the ports.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note The MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards have two port mode groups, one for Ports 1 through 4, and the second for Ports 5 through 8. To change the port mode, all ports within the selected port group must be in OOS (out-of-service) service state. Ports in the second port group do not need to be in OOS service state if you are not changing the port mode for the second port group.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the port mode.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Card tabs.

Step 3 Change the port mode as described in Table 5-1.


Note The PPM port rates are provisioned in the "DLP-G277 Provision a Multirate PPM" task.


Table 5-1 10G Data Muxponder Card Port Modes 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port 1-4 Mode

Sets the mode of operation for Ports 1-1 through 4-1.

Chose one of the following:

FC-GE_ISC—Choose this option if you will provision any of the following PPM port rates: FC1G (Ports 1-1 through 4-1), FC2G (Ports 1-1 and 3-1 only), FICON1G (Ports 1-1 through 4-1), FICON2G (Ports 1-1 and 3-1 only), ONE_GE (Ports 1-1 through 4-1), ISC3 COMPAT (Ports 1-1 through 4-1), ISC3 PEER 1G (Ports 1-1 through 4-1), and ISC3 PEER 2G (Ports 1-1 and 3-1 only).

FC4G—Choose this option if you will provision an FC4G or FICON4G PPM (Port 1-1 only).

Port 5-8 Mode

Sets the mode of operation for Ports 5-1 through 8-1.

Chose one of the following:

FC-GE_ISC—choose this option if you will provision any of the following PPM port rates: FC1G (Ports 5-1 through 8-1), FC2G (Ports 5-1 and 7-1 only), FICON1G (Ports 5-1 through 8-1), FICON2G (Ports 5-1 and 7-1 only), ONE_GE (Ports 5-1 through 8-1), ISC3 COMPAT (Ports 5-1 through 8-1), ISC3 PEER 1G (Ports 5-1 through 8-1), and ISC3 PEER 2G (Ports 5-1 and 7-1 only).

FC4G—choose this option if you will provision an FC4G or FICON4G PPM port rate (Port 5-1 only).



Note The Provisioning > Cards tab also has a display-only Tunable Wavelengths field which shows the wavelengths supported by the card. If a MXP_MR_10DME_C card is installed, the 32 C-band wavelengths appear. If the MXP_MR_10DME_L card is installed, the 32 L-band wavelengths appear.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).



Note Loopbacks on MXP-MR-10DME are not applicable when Fiber Channel switches are present.



Note If the Fiber Channel switch version is not present then the Distance Extension settings are not supported.


DLP-G379 Change the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card Mode

Purpose

This task changes the 10GE_XP or GE_XP card mode. 10GE_XP cards can be provisioned as a Layer 2 Ethernet switch or a 10G Ethernet TXP. GE_XP cards can be provisioned as a Layer 2 Ethernet switch, 10G Ethernet MXP, or 20G Ethernet MXP.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the 10GE_XP or GE_XP card where you want to change the card mode.

Step 2 In card view, click the Provisioning > Ether Ports > Ports.

Step 3 Verify that any provisioned client or trunk ports have an OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI) service state in the Service State column. If so, continue with Step 4. If not, complete the following substeps.

a. For the first port that is not out of service, in the Admin State column, choose OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI).

b. Repeat Step a for each port that is not out of service.

c. Click Apply.

Step 4 Click the Provisioning > Card tabs.

Step 5 Choose one of the card modes shown in Table 5-2.

Table 5-2 GE_XP and 10GE_XP Card Modes

Mode
Cards
Description

L2 over DWDM

GE_XP

10GE_XP

Provisions the GE_XP or 10GE_XP as a Layer 2 switch.

10GE TXP

10GE_XP

Provisions the 10GE_XP as a 10GE transponder. Traffic received on the 10GE client Port 1-1 is sent to 10GE trunk Port 3-1, and traffic received on 10GE client Port 2-1 is sent to 10GE trunk Port 4-1.

10GE MXP

GE_XP

Provisions the GE_XP as a 10GE muxponder. Traffic received on GE client Ports 1-1 through 10-1 is multiplexed and sent to 10GE trunk Port 21-1, and traffic received on GE client Ports 11-1 through 20-1 is multiplexed and sent to 10GE trunk Port 22-1.

20GE MXP

GE_XP

Provisions the GE_XP as a 20GE muxponder. Traffic received on GE client Ports 1-1 through 20-1 is multiplexed and sent to 10GE trunk Port 21-1. Trunk port 22-1 is not used.


:

The GE-XP card operating in 10GE MXP mode and configured for 100% traffic flow, do not drop frames when up to nine ports are in use. However, when all the ten ports are in use, some frames are dropped. When the tenth port is to be used, configure the Committed Info Rate (CIR) at 55% on any one of the ports. For more information about configuring the CIR, see the "DLP-G380 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ethernet Settings" task.

Step 6 Click Apply, then Yes in the confirmation dialog box.

Step 7 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G411 Provision an ADM-10G PPM and Port

Purpose

This task provisions a fixed-rate PPM and port on an ADM-10G PPM card.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to provision PPM settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Pluggable Port Modules tabs.

Step 3 In the Pluggable Port Modules area, click Create. The Create PPM dialog box appears.

Step 4 In the Create PPM dialog box, complete the following:

PPM—Choose the SFP you want to install from the drop-down list.

PPM Type—Choose the number of ports supported by your SFP from the drop-down list. If only one port is supported, PPM (1 port) is the only option.

Step 5 Click OK. The newly created PPM appears in the Pluggable Port Modules area. The row in the Pluggable Port Modules area turns white and the Actual Equipment Type column lists the equipment name.

Step 6 In the Pluggable Ports area, click Create. The Create Ports dialog box appears.

Step 7 In the Create Ports dialog box, complete the following:

Port—Choose the port you want to configure from the drop-down list.

Port Type—Choose the port type, such as OC-3, OC-12, OC-48, or ONE-GE from the drop-down list.

Ports 1 - 8 can only be OC-3, OC-12, or ONE_GE

Ports 9 - 12 can on be OC-3 or OC-12

Ports 13 - 16 can only be OC-3, OC-12, or OC-48

Step 8 Click OK. The newly created port appears in the Pluggable Ports area. The port type you provisioned is listed in the Rate column.

Step 9 If you want to provision a PPM or another port, repeat Steps 4 through 8.

Step 10 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G277 Provision a Multirate PPM

Purpose

This task provisions a multirate PPM on a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note If the PPM was preprovisioned using the "DLP-G273 Preprovision an SFP or XFP Slot" task this task is unnecessary, unless the PPM has an Out-of-Service and Autonomous Management, Unassigned (OOS-AUMA,UAS) (ANSI) or unlocked-disabled, unassigned (ETSI) service state.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card where you want to provision PPM settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Pluggable Port Modules tabs.

Step 3 In the Pluggable Port Modules area, click Create. The Create PPM dialog box appears.

Step 4 In the Create PPM dialog box, complete the following:

PPM—Choose the PPM slot number where the SFP is installed from the drop-down list.

PPM Type—Choose the number of ports supported by your SFP from the drop-down list. If only one port is supported, PPM (1 port) is the only option.

Step 5 Click OK. The newly created port appears in the Pluggable Port Modules area. The row in the Pluggable Port Modules area turns white and the Actual Equipment Type column lists the equipment name.

Step 6 If you want to provision a PPM on another port, repeat Steps 3 through 5. If not, continue with Step 7.

Step 7 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G274 Verify Topologies for ETR_CLO and ISC Services

Purpose

This task verifies that the DWDM network topology can support the IBM ETR_CLO and ISC services.

Tools/Equipment

Cisco TransportPlanner site plan

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Display your site plan in Cisco TransportPlanner.

Step 2 Verify that the topology where you plan to run the ETR_CLO or ISC service can support the service. The following topologies support ETR_CLO or ISC:

Single span—Two terminal sites with no intermediate sites in between and one of the following sets of cards installed:

32MUX-O and 32DMX-O cards

32WSS and 32DMX cards

32WSS and 32-DMX-O cards

40-MUX-C and 40-DMX-C/40-DMX-CE cards

40-WSS-C/40-WSS-CE and 40-DMX-C/40-DMX-CE cards

Figure 5-1 shows a single-span topology as displayed in Cisco TransportPlanner.

Figure 5-1 Single-Span Topology

Point-to-Point—Two terminal sites with one of the following sets of cards installed:

32MUX-O and 32DMX-O cards

32WSS and 32DMX cards

32WSS and 32-DMX-O cards

40-MUX-C and 40-DMX-C/40-DMX-CE cards

40-WSS-C/40-WSS-CE and 40-DMX-C/40-DMX-CE cards

Line amplifiers can be installed between the terminal sites, but intermediate (traffic terminating) sites cannot be installed. Figure 5-2 shows a point-to-point topology as shown in Cisco TransportPlanner.

Figure 5-2 Point-to-Point Topology

Two hubs—Two hub nodes in a ring with one of the following sets of cards installed:

32MUX-O and 32DMX-O cards

32WSS and 32DMX cards

32WSS and 32-DMX-O cards

40-MUX-C and 40-DMX-C/40-DMX-CE cards

40-WSS-C/40-WSS-CE and 40-DMX-C/40-DMX-CE cards

Line amplifiers can be installed between the hubs. Figure 5-3 shows two hub nodes with no line amplifier nodes installed. Figure 5-4 shows two hub nodes with line amplifier nodes installed.

Figure 5-3 Hubs with No Line Amplifiers

Figure 5-4 Hubs with Line Amplifiers

Step 3 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

Purpose

This task provisions the line rate for TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

G277 Provision a Multirate PPM

G274 Verify Topologies for ETR_CLO and ISC Services, if you are provisioning an ETR_CLO service.

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note The optical line rate for cards with single-rate PPMs is provisioned automatically when you complete the "DLP-G277 Provision a Multirate PPM" task if the trunk port is out of service. If the optical line rate was provisioned automatically, you do not need to complete this task for the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, MXP_2.5G_10E_L, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP cards. If the trunk port was in-service when you provisioned the PPM, complete this task to provision the optical line rate manually for those cards.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP card where you want to provision PPM ports. If the data rate that you are provisioning is DV-6000, HDTV, ESCON, SDI/D1 Video, ISC-3 (all cards except the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L), or ETR_CLO, complete the following steps. Otherwise, continue with Step 4.

a. Click the Provisioning > OTN > OTN Lines tabs.

b. In the G.709 OTN field, choose Disable.

c. In the FEC field, choose Disable.

d. Click Apply.

Step 2 For the TXP_MR-10G card, click the Provisioning > Data Rate Selection tabs. For all other cards, go to Step 4.

Step 3 In the Data Rate Selection area, click Create and choose the type of port from the drop-down list. The supported port types are SONET (including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy) and 10G Ethernet LAN Phy.

Step 4 Click the Provisioning > Pluggable Port Modules tabs.

Step 5 In the Pluggable Ports area, click Create. The Create Port dialog box appears.

Step 6 In the Create Port dialog box, complete the following:

Port—Choose the port and port number from the drop-down list. The first number indicates the PPM in the Pluggable Port Modules area, and the second number indicates the port number on the PPM. For example, the first PPM with one port appears as 1-1 and the second PPM with one port appears as 2-1. The PPM number can be 1 to 4, but the port number is always 1.

Port Type—Choose the type of port from the drop-down list. The port type list displays the supported port rates on your PPM. See Table 5-3 for definitions of the supported rates on the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP card.

Step 7 Click OK. The row in the Pluggable Ports area turns white if the physical SFP is installed and light blue if the SFP is not installed.
If the optical parameter values differ from the NE Default settings, change the port state to In-Service (for ANSI) or Unlocked (for ETSI) to synchronize the values with the NE Default settings.

Step 8 Repeat Steps 5 through 7 to configure the rest of the port rates as needed.

Table 5-3 PPM Port Types 

Card
Port Type

TXP_MR_2.5G

TXPP_MR_2.5G

OC-3/STM1—155 Mbps

OC-12/STM4—622 Mbps

OC-48/STM16—2.48 Gbps

ONE_GE—One Gigabit Ethernet 1.125 Gbps

ESCON—Enterprise System Connection 200 Mbps (IBM signal)

DV6000—Proprietary signal from video vendor

SDI_D1_VIDEO—Serial Digital Interface and Digital Video signal type 1

HDTV—High Definition Television

PASS-THRU—Not specified

FC1G—Fibre Channel 1.06 Gbps

FC2G—Fibre Channel 2.125 Gbps

FICON1G—Fiber connectivity1.06 Gbps (IBM signal)

FICON2G—Fiber connectivity 2.125 Gbps (IBM signal)

ETR_CLO—External Time Reference-Control Link Oscillator

ISC compat—InterSystem Coupling Link 1 (ISC1)

ISC peer—InterSystem Coupling Link 3 (ISC3)

MXP_2.5G_10G

MXP_2.5G_10E

MXP_2.5G_10E_C

MXP_2.5G_10E_L

OC-48/STM16—2.48 Gbps1

TXP_MR_10G2

SONET (OC-192)/SDH (STM-64) including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy

10G Ethernet LAN Phy

TXP_MR_10E

TXP_MR_10E_C

TXP_MR_10E_L

SONET (OC-192)/SDH (STM-64) including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy—10 Gbps

10G Ethernet LAN Phy—10 Gbps Ethernet

10G Fibre Channel—10 Gbps Fibre Channel

MXP_MR_2.5G

MXPP_MR_2.5G

If the card mode is FC_GE:

FC1G ISL—Fibre Channel 1.06 Gbps (Ports 1-1 and 2-1)

FC2G ISL—Fibre Channel 2.125 Gbps (Port 1-1 only)

FICON1G ISL—Fiber connectivity 1.06 Gbps (IBM signal) (Ports 1-1 and 2-1)

FICON2G ISL—Fiber connectivity 2.125 Gbps (IBM signal) (Port 1-1 only)

ONE_GE—One Gigabit Ethernet 1.125 Gbps (Ports 1-1 and 2-1 only)

If the card mode is Mixed:

FC1G ISL—Fibre Channel 1.06 Gbps (Port 1-1 only)

FICON1G ISL—Fiber connectivity 1.06 Gbps (IBM signal) (Port1-1 only)

ONE_GE—One Gigabit Ethernet 1.125 Gbps (Port 1-1 only)

ESCON—Enterprise System Connection 200 Mbps (IBM signal) (Ports 5-1 through 8-1)

If the card mode is ESCON:

ESCON—Enterprise System Connection 200 Mbps (IBM signal) (Ports 1-1 through 8-1)

MXP_MR_10DME_C

MXP_MR_10DME_L

If the port mode is FC_GE_ISC:

FC1G—Fibre Channel 1.06 Gbps (Ports 1-1 through 8-1)

FC2G—Fibre Channel 2.125 Gbps (Ports 1-1, 3-1, 5-1, and 7-1 only; ports are not available if the port that follows—2-1, 4-1, 6-1, or 8-1—has a PPM provisioned.)

FICON1G—Fiber connectivity 1.06 Gbps (IBM signal) (Ports 1-1 through 8-1)

FICON2G—Fiber connectivity 2.125 Gbps (IBM signal) (Ports 1-1, 3-1, 5-1, and 7-1 only; ports are not available if the port that follows—2-1, 4-1, 6-1, or 8-1—has a PPM provisioned.)

ONE_GE—One Gigabit Ethernet 1.125 Gbps (Ports 1-1 through 8-1)

ISC COMPAT (Ports 1-1 through 8-1)

ISC3 PEER 1G (Ports 1-1 through 8-1)

ISC3 PEER 2G (Ports 1-1, 3-1, 5-1, and 7-1 only; ports are not available if the port that follows—2-1, 4-1, 6-1, or 8-1—has a PPM provisioned.)

If the port mode is FC4G:

FC4G—Fibre Channel 4.25 Gbps (Ports 1-1 or 5-1 only; ports are not available if any of the three ports that follow has a PPM provisioned.)

FICON4G—Fiber connectivity 4.25 Gbps (IBM signal) (Ports 1-1 or 5-1 only; ports are not available if any of the three ports that follow has a PPM provisioned.)

GE_XP

10GE_XP

GE (GE_XP client ports)1

10GE (10GE_XP client and trunk ports; GE_XP trunk ports)1

1 Automatically provisioned when the PPM is created if the trunk port is out of service.

2 Provisioned on the Data Rate Selection tab.


Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G280 Delete a PPM

Purpose

This task deletes PPM provisioning for SFPs or XFPs installed on TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G63 Install an SFP or XFP or

G273 Preprovision an SFP or XFP Slot

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note Before deleting a PPM, delete the PPM from the provisioning pane.



Note This task does not apply to the TXP_MR_10G card. To change the TXP_MR_10G data rate, complete the "DLP-G365 Provision the TXP_MR_10G Data Rate" task.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card where you want to delete PPM settings.

Step 2 Verify that the PPM port Service State is OOS,DSBLD. If the PPM port is OOS,DSBLD, go to Step 3. If it is not OOS,DSBLD, follow the tasks in G128 Manage Pluggable Port Modules, to change the Service State of the PPM port to OOS,DSBLD.

Step 3 Click the Provisioning > Pluggable Port Modules tabs.

Step 4 To delete a PPM and the associated ports:

a. In the Pluggable Port Modules area, click the PPM that you want to delete. The highlight changes to dark blue.

b. Click Delete. The Delete PPM dialog box appears.

c. Click Yes. The PPM provisioning is removed from the Pluggable Port Modules area and the Pluggable Ports area.


Note You cannot delete a PPM until its port is in the OOS,DSBLD state. You cannot delete a client port if the client is in the In Service and Normal (IS-NR) (ANSI) or Unlocked-enabled (ETSI) service state, is in a protection group, has a generic communications channel (GCC) or data communications channel (DCC), is a timing source, has circuits or overhead circuits, or transports Link Management Protocol channels or links. You can delete a client port (except the last port) if the trunk port is in service and the client port is in the OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI) service state. You can delete the last client port only if the trunk port is in a OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI) service state for all cards except the MXP_MR_2.5G, MXPP_MR_2.5G, MXP_MR_10DME_C, and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards. For more information about port states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.


Step 5 Verify that the PPM provisioning is deleted:

In the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card view, CTC shows an empty port after the PPM is deleted.

If the SFP or XFP is physically present when you delete the PPM provisioning, CTC transitions to the deleted state, the ports (if any) are deleted, and the PPM is represented as a gray graphic in CTC. The SFP or XFP can be provisioned again in CTC, or the equipment can be removed. If the equipment is removed, the graphic disappears.

Step 6 If you need to remove the PPM hardware (the SFP or XFP), complete the "DLP-G64 Remove an SFP or XFP" task.

Step 7 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


NTP-G33 Create a Y-Cable Protection Group

Purpose

This procedure creates a Y-cable protection group between the client ports of two TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP cards. For additional information about Y-cable protection, see the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

Tools/Equipment

Installed TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP cards

Cisco TransportPlanner Traffic Matrix

Prerequisite Procedures

G15 Install the Common Control Cards

G14 Install DWDM Equipment

G46 Log into CTC

G139 Verify Cisco TransportPlanner Reports and Files

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note Y-cable protection is available for the GE_XP and 10GE_XP cards when they are provisioned in 10GE MXP, 20GE MXP, or 10GE TXP mode. Y-cable protection cannot be provisioned for the GE_XP and 10GE_XP cards when they are provisioned in L2 over DWDM mode.



Note There is a traffic hit of upto a couple hundred milliseconds on the MXP_MR_2.5G and MXP_MR_10DME cards in Y-cable configuration when a fiber cut or SFP failure occurs on one of the client ports.



Note If you provisioning Y-cable protection for GE_XP and 10GE_XP cards, the Ethernet mode must be set to 1000 and 10000 Mbps respectively. To provision the Ethernet mode, see the "DLP-G380 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ethernet Settings" task.



Note For SONET or SDH payloads, Loss of Pointer Path (LOP-P) alarms can occur on a split signal if the ports are not in a Y-cable protection group.



Step 1 View the Cisco TransportPlanner Traffic Matrix (see Table 3-1) for your site. Verify the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP cards that need Y-cable protection groups. (Cards requiring Y-cable protection are indicated with "Y-Cable" in the Traffic Matrix table Protection Type column. Refer to the Cisco TransportPlanner DWDM Operations Guide for more information.)

Step 2 Verify that the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP cards are installed according to the requirements specified in Table 3-6. Table 5-4 lists the protection types available in the ONS 15454 for DWDM client cards.

Table 5-4 Protection Types

Type
Cards
Description and Installation Requirements

Y-cable

MXP_2.5_10G

MXP_2.5_10E

MXP_2.5_10E_C

MXP_2.5_10E_L

TXP_MR_10G

TXP_MR_10E

TXP_MR_10E_C

TXP_MR_10E_L

TXP_MR_2.5G

MXP_MR_2.5G

MXP_MR_10DME_C

MXP_MR_10DME_L

GE_XP1

10GE_XP2

Pairs a working transponder or muxponder card/port with a protect transponder or muxponder card/port. The protect port must be on a different card than the working port and it must be the same card type as the working port. The working and protect port numbers must be the same, that is, Port 1 can only protect Port 1, Port 2 can only protect Port 2, etc.

Splitter

TXPP_MR_2.5G

MXPP_MR_2.5G

A splitter protection group is automatically created when a TXPP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card is installed. You can edit the splitter protection group name.

1 When provisioned in 10GE MXP or 20GE MXP card mode.

2 When provisioned in 10GE TXP card mode.


Step 3 Verify that pluggable ports are provisioned for the same payload and payload rate on the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP cards where you will create the Y-cable protection group:

a. Display the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, or 10GE_XP card in card view.

b. Click the Provisioning > Pluggable Port Module tabs.

c. Verify that a pluggable port is provisioned in the Pluggable Port Module area, and the payload type and rate is provisioned for it in the Pluggable Ports area. If they are not the same, for example, if the pluggable port and rate are not the same, you must either delete the provisioned rate and create a new rate to match using the "DLP-G273 Preprovision an SFP or XFP Slot" task or replace the pluggable port (SFP or XFP) using the "DLP-G64 Remove an SFP or XFP" task.

Step 4 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), click the Provisioning > Protection tabs.

Step 5 In the Protection Groups area, click Create.

Step 6 In the Create Protection Group dialog box, enter the following:

Name—Type a name for the protection group. The name can have up to 32 alphanumeric (a-z, A-Z, 0-9) characters. Special characters are permitted. For TL1 compatibility, do not use question mark (?), backslash (\), or double quote (") characters.

Type—Choose Y Cable from the drop-down list.

Protect Port—From the drop-down list, choose the port that will be the standby or protection port to the active port. The list displays the available transponder or muxponder ports. If transponder or muxponder cards are not installed, no ports appear in the drop-down list.

After you choose the protect port, a list of available working ports appear in the Available Ports list, as shown in Figure 5-5. If no cards are available, no ports appear. If this occurs, you can not complete this task until you install the physical cards or preprovision the ONS 15454 slots using the "DLP-G353 Preprovision a Single Slot" task.

Figure 5-5 Creating a Y-Cable Protection Group

Step 7 From the Available Ports list, select the port that will be protected by the port you selected in Protect Ports. Click the top arrow button to move the port to the Working Ports list.

Step 8 Complete the remaining fields:

Revertive—Check this check box if you want traffic to revert to the working port after failure conditions remain corrected for the amount of time entered in the Reversion Time field.

Reversion time—If Revertive is checked, select a reversion time from the drop-down list. The range is 0.5 to 12.0 minutes. The default is 5.0 minutes. Reversion time is the amount of time that will elapse before the traffic reverts to the working card. The reversion timer starts after conditions causing the switch are cleared.


Note The Bidirectional switching option is available only for SONET and SDH 1+1 protection groups. It is not available for Y-cable protection groups except for MXP_MR_10DME and MXP_MR_2.5G cards that are provisioned for Fibre Channel with distance extension enabled.


Step 9 Click OK.

Step 10 Repeat this procedure for every Y-cable protection group indicated in the Cisco TransportPlanner Traffic Matrix.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


NTP-G98 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds

Purpose

This procedure changes the line and threshold settings for TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G transponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards

G63 Install an SFP or XFP

G277 Provision a Multirate PPM (if necessary)

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate (if necessary)

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task at the node where you want to change the transponder card settings. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 As needed, complete the "NTP-G103 Back Up the Database" procedure to preserve the existing transmission settings.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

G229 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Card Settings

G230 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line Settings

G231 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line Section Trace Settings

G232 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder SONET or SDH Line Threshold Settings

G320 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line RMON Thresholds for 1G Ethernet or 1G FC/FICON Payloads

G305 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G306 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G234 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder OTN Settings

G367 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


DLP-G229 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Card Settings

Purpose

This task changes the card settings for TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G transponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the card settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Card tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-5.


Note The Card subtab Framing Type and Tunable Wavelengths fields are display-only. Framing Type shows the card framing type, either SONET or SDH, depending on whether the card is installed in an ANSI or ETSI chassis. The Tunable Wavelengths field shows the tunable wavelengths for the physical TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G that is installed.


Table 5-5 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Transponder Card Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Termination Mode

Sets the mode of operation (option only supported for SONET/SDH payloads). Refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual for more details.

Transparent

Section (ANSI) or Regeneration Section (ETSI)

Line (ANSI) or Multiplex Section (ETSI)

Regeneration Peer Slot

Sets the slot containing another TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card to create a regeneration peer group. A regeneration peer group facilitates the management of two TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G cards that are needed to perform a complete signal regeneration.

The regeneration peer group synchronizes provisioning of the two cards. Payload type and ITU-T G.709 optical transport network (OTN) changes made on one TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card are reflected on the peer TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card.

Note Y-cable protection groups cannot be created on TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G cards that are in a regeneration peer group.

None

1

2

3

4

5

6

12

13

14

15

16

17

Regeneration Group Name

Sets the regeneration peer group name.

User defined


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G230 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line settings for the client port of the TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G transponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the line settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > SONET tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-6.


Note The 2.5G multirate transponder trunk settings are provisioned in the "DLP-G305 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds" task.


Table 5-6 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Transponder Card Line Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

1

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G card only)

Port Name

The user can assign a logical name for each of the ports shown by filling in this field.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/ special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Admin State

Sets the port service state unless network conditions prevent the change. For more information about administrative states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS (ANSI) or Unlocked (ETSI)

IS,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked,automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI)

OOS,MT (ANSI) or Locked,maintenance (ETSI)

Service State

(Display only) Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR (ANSI) or Unlocked-enabled (ETSI)

OOS-AU,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked-disabled,
automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI)

OOS-MA,MT (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,maintenance (ETSI)

SF BER

(OC-N and STM-N payloads only) Sets the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-3

1E-4

1E-5

SD BER

(OC-N and STM-N payloads only) Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

ALS Mode

Sets the automatic laser shutdown (ALS) function.

Disabled (default)

Auto Restart

Manual Restart

Manual Restart for Test

Reach

Displays the optical reach distance of the client port.

Options: ANSI/ETSI

Autoprovision/Autoprovision (default)

SR

SR 1/I-1—Short reach up to 2-km distance

IR 1/S1—Intermediate reach, up to 15-km distance

IR 2/S2—Intermediate reach up to 40-km distance

LR 1/L1—long reach, up to 40-km distance

LR 2/L2—long reach, up to 80-km distance

LR 3/L3—long reach, up to 80-km distance

Wavelength

Displays the wavelength of the client port.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths: 1310 nm through 1560.61 nm, 100-GHz ITU spacing; coarse wavelength division multiplexing (CWDM) spacing

Note: supported wavelengths are marked by asterisks (**)

AINS Soak

(OC-N and STM-N payloads only) Sets the automatic in-service soak period.

Duration of valid input signal, in hh.mm format, after which the card becomes in service (IS) automatically

0 to 48 hours, 15-minute increments

Type

(OC-N and STM-N payloads only) The optical transport type.

SONET

SDH


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G231 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line Section Trace Settings

Purpose

This task changes the section trace settings for TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G transponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note This task only applies to SONET services.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the section trace settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Section Trace tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-7.

Table 5-7 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Transponder Card Section Trace
Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

1

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G only)

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Disable AIS/RDI on TIM-S

If an TIM on Section overhead alarm arises because of a J0 overhead string mismatch, no alarm indication signal is sent to downstream nodes if this box is checked.

Checked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is disabled)

Unchecked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is not disabled)

Transmit Section Trace String Size

Sets the trace string size.

1 byte

16 byte

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this display updated automatically.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 seconds.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G367 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

Purpose

This task changes the trunk wavelength settings for the TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the trunk wavelength settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Wavelength Trunk Settings tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings as described in Table 5-8.

Table 5-8 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Card Wavelength Trunk Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G only)

Wavelength

The wavelength provisioned for the trunk.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths in 100-GHz ITU-T, C-band spacing. If the card is installed, the wavelengths it carries are identified with two asterisks. Other wavelengths have a dark grey background. If the card is not installed, all wavelengths appear with a dark grey background.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G232 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder SONET or SDH Line Threshold Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line threshold settings for TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G transponder cards carrying OC-3/STM-1, OC-12/STM-4, and OC-48/STM-16 payloads.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the line threshold settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds tabs.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End independently; 15 Min and 1 Day independently; and Line and Section independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Step 3 Modify any of the settings in Table 5-9.


Note Some parameters and options in Table 5-9 do not apply to all TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G cards. If a parameter or option does not apply, that parameter or option does not appear in CTC.


Table 5-9 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Transponder Card Line Thresholds Settings
for OC-3/STM-1, OC-12/STM-4, and OC-48/STM-16 Payloads 

Parameter
Description
Options - ANSI
Options - ETSI

Port

(Display only) Port number

1

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G only)

1

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G only)

EB

Path Errored Block indicates that one or more bits are in error within a block

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

CV

Coding violations

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Failure count

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SEFS

(Near End Section or Regeneration Section only) Severely errored framing seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G320 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Line RMON Thresholds for 1G Ethernet or 1G FC/FICON Payloads

Purpose

This task changes the line remote monitoring (RMON) threshold settings for TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G transponder cards carrying the 1G Ethernet or 1G FC/FICON payloads.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In card view, display the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the line threshold settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > RMON Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Click Create. The Create Threshold dialog box appears.

Step 4 From the Port drop-down list, choose the applicable port.

Step 5 From the Variable drop-down list, choose an Ethernet variable. See Table 5-10 for a list of available Ethernet variables.

Table 5-10 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Card 1G Ethernet and 1G FC/FICON
Thresholds 

Variable
Description

ifInErrors

Number of inbound packets that contained errors preventing them from being delivered to a higher-layer protocol.

rxTotalPkts

Total number of received packets.

8b10bStatsEncodingDispErrors

Number of IETF 8b10b disparity violations on the Fibre Channel line side.

8b10bIdleOrderedSets

Number of received packets containing idle ordered sets.

8b10bNonIdleOrderedSets

Number of received packets containing non-idle ordered sets.

8b10bDataOrderedSets

Number of received packets containing data ordered sets.


Step 6 From the Alarm Type drop-down list, indicate whether the event will be triggered by the rising threshold, the falling threshold, or both the rising and falling thresholds.

Step 7 From the Sample Type drop-down list, choose either Relative or Absolute. Relative restricts the threshold to use the number of occurrences in the user-set sample period. Absolute sets the threshold to use the total number of occurrences, regardless of time period.

Step 8 Enter the appropriate number of seconds for the Sample Period.

Step 9 Enter the appropriate number of occurrences for the Rising Threshold.

For a rising type of alarm, the measured value must move from below the falling threshold to above the rising threshold. For example, if a network is running below a rising threshold of 1000 collisions every 15 seconds and a problem causes 1001 collisions in 15 seconds, the excess occurrences trigger an alarm.

Step 10 Enter the appropriate number of occurrences in the Falling Threshold field. In most cases a falling threshold is set lower than the rising threshold.

A falling threshold is the counterpart to a rising threshold. When the number of occurrences is above the rising threshold and then drops below a falling threshold, it resets the rising threshold. For example, when the network problem that caused 1001 collisions in 15 seconds subsides and creates only 799 collisions in 15 seconds, occurrences fall below a falling threshold of 800 collisions. This resets the rising threshold so that if network collisions again spike over a 1000 per 15-second period, an event again triggers when the rising threshold is crossed. An event is triggered only the first time a rising threshold is exceeded (otherwise, a single network problem might cause a rising threshold to be exceeded multiple times and cause a flood of events).

Step 11 Click OK.

Step 12 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G305 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task changes the TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G trunk port alarm and threshold crossing alert (TCA) thresholds.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note In this task, trunk port refers to Port 2 for TXP_MR_2.5G cards, and to Ports 2 and 3 for TXPP_MR_2.5G cards.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the trunk port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Pluggable Port Modules tab. Under Pluggable Ports, record the Rate that is provisioned.

Step 3 Look up the rate in Table 5-11 and note whether it is 2R or 3R.

Table 5-11 2R and 3R Mode and ITU-T G.709 Compliance by Client Interface 

Client Interface
Input Bit Rate
3R vs. 2R
ITU-T G.709

OC-48/STM-16

2.488 Gbps

3R

On or Off

DV-6000

2.38 Gbps

2R

2 Gigabit Fibre Channel (2G-FC)/fiber connectivity (FICON)

2.125 Gbps

3R1

On or Off

High-Definition Television (HDTV)

1.48 Gbps

2R

Gigabit Ethernet (GE)

1.25 Gbps

3R

On or Off

1 Gigabit Fibre Channel (1G-FC)/FICON

1.06 Gbps

3R

On or Off

OC-12/STM-4

622 Mbps

3R

On or Off

OC-3/STM-1

155 Mbps

3R

On or Off

Enterprise System Connection (ESCON)

200 Mbps

2R

SDI/D1 video

270 Mbps

2R

ISC-1 Compact

1.06 Gbps

3R

Off

ISC-3

1.06 or 2.125 Gbps

2R

ETR_CLO

16 Mbps

2R

1 No monitoring


Step 4 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs.

Step 5 Under Types, verify that the TCA radio button is checked. If not, check it and click Refresh.

Step 6 Referring to Table 5-12, verify the trunk port TCA thresholds for RX Power High and RX Power Low depending on whether the rate is 2R or 3R. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.



Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-12 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Trunk Port TCA Thresholds 

Signal
TCA RX Power Low
TCA RX Power High

3R

-23 dBm

-9 dBm

2R

-24 dBm

-9 dBm


Step 7 Click Apply.

Step 8 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 9 Verify the trunk port Alarm thresholds for RX Power High is -7 dBm, and for RX Power Low is -26 dBm. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

Step 10 Click Apply.

Step 11 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G306 Provision the 2.5G Multirate Transponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the client port alarm and TCA thresholds for the TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the client port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs. The TCA thresholds are shown by default.

Step 3 Referring to Table 5-13, verify the Port 1 (client) TCA thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface at the other end. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.



Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.


Table 5-13 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Card Client Interface TCA Thresholds 

Port Type
(by CTC)
Pluggable Port Module
(SFP)
TCA RX
Power Low
TCA RX
Power High
TCA TX
Power Low
TCA TX
Power High

OC-3

15454-SFP3-1-IR

-23

-8

-21

-2

STM-1

15454E-SFP-L.1.1

-24

-10

-21

-2

OC-12

15454-SFP12-4-IR

-28

-7

-21

-2

STM-4

15454E-SFP-L.4.1

-28

-8

-21

-2

OC-48

ONS-SE-2G-S1

-18

-3

-16

3

15454-SFP-OC48-IR

-18

0

-11

6

STM-16

ONS-SE-2G-S1

-18

-3

-16

3

15454E-SFP-L.16.1

-18

0

-11

6

ONE_GE

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-17

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

ESCON

15454-SFP-200
15454E-SFP-200
ONS-SE-200-MM

-21

-14

-35

-8

DV6000

15454-SFP-OC48-IR

-28

-7

-21

-2

15454E-SFP-L.16.1

-18

0

-11

6

SDI_D1_ VIDEO

15454-SFP12-4-IR

-28

-7

-21

-2

15454E-SFP-L.4.1

-28

-8

-21

-2

HDTV

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

PASS-THRU

2R MODE
(not specified)

FC1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-17

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

FC2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-15

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

FICON1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-17

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

FICON2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-17

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

ETR_CLO

15454-SFP-200
15454E-SFP-200
ONS-SE-200-MM

-17

0

-16

3

ISC compat

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

ISC peer

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 6 Referring to Table 5-14, verify the Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface that is provisioned. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

Table 5-14 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Card Client Interface Alarm
Thresholds 

Port Type
(by CTC)
Pluggable Port Module
(SFP)
Alarm RX
Power Low
Alarm RX
Power High
Alarm TX
Power Low
Alarm TX
Power High

OC-3

15454-SFP3-1-IR

-26

-5

-18

-5

STM-1

15454E-SFP-L.1.1

-27

-7

-18

-5

OC-12

15454-SFP12-4-IR

-31

-4

-18

-5

STM-4

15454E-SFP-L.4.1

-31

-5

-18

-5

OC-48

ONS-SE-2G-S1

-21

0

-13

0

15454-SFP-OC48-IR

-21

3

-8

3

STM-16

ONS-SE-2G-S1

-21

0

-13

0

15454E-SFP-L.16.1

-21

3

-8

3

ONE_GE

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

ESCON

15454-SFP-200
15454E-SFP-200
ONS-SE-200-MM

-24

-11

-32

-11

DV6000

15454-SFP-OC48-IR

-31

-4

-18

-5

15454E-SFP-L.16.1

-21

3

-8

3

SDI_D1_ VIDEO

15454-SFP12-4-IR

-31

-4

-18

-5

15454E-SFP-L.4.1

-31

-5

-18

-5

HDTV

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

PASS-THRU

2R MODE
(not specified)

FC1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FC2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-18

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FICON1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FICON2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

ETR_CLO

15454-SFP-200
15454E-SFP-200
ONS-SE-200-MM

-20

3

-13

-1

ISC compat

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

ISC peer

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0


Step 7 Click Apply.

Step 8 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G234 Change the 2.5G Multirate Transponder OTN Settings

Purpose

This task changes the OTN settings for TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G transponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_2.5G or TXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the OTN settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > OTN tabs, then choose one of the following subtabs: OTN Lines, G.709 Thresholds, FEC Thresholds, or Trail Trace Identifier.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Tables 5-15 through 5-18.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End; 15 Min and 1 Day; and SM and PM settings independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-15 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > OTN Lines tab.

Table 5-15 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Transponder Card OTN Line Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G)

G.709 OTN

Sets the OTN lines according to ITU-T G.709.

Enable

Disable

FEC

Sets the OTN lines to forward error correction (FEC).

Enable

Disable

SF BER

(Display only) The signal fail bit error rate.

1E-5

SD BER

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9


Table 5-16 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > G.709 Thresholds tab.

Table 5-16 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Transponder Card ITU-T G.709 Threshold Settings

Parameter
Description
Options

Port1

(Display only) Port number.

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G)

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

UAS

Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

FC

Failure counter

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

1 Latency for a 1G-FC payload without ITU-T G.709 is 4 microseconds, and with ITU-T G.709 is 40 microseconds. Latency for a 2G-FC payload without ITU-T G.709 is 2 microseconds, and with ITU-T G.709 is 20 microseconds. Consider these values when planning a FC network that is sensitive to latency.


Table 5-17 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > FEC Threshold tab.

Table 5-17 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Transponder Card FEC Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G)

Bit Errors Corrected

Sets the value for bit errors corrected.

Numeric. Can be set for 15-minute or one-day intervals.

Uncorrectable Words

Sets the value for uncorrectable words.

Numeric. Can be set for 15-minute or one-day intervals.


Table 5-18 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > Trail Trace Identifier tab.

Table 5-18 TXP_MR_2.5G and TXPP_MR_2.5G Transponder Card Trail Trace Identifier
Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

2 (Trunk)

3 (Trunk) (TXPP_MR_2.5G)

Level

Sets the level.

Section

Path

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Disable FDI on TIM

 

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 minutes.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


NTP-G96 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Card Line Settings, PM Parameters, and Thresholds

Purpose

This procedure changes the line and threshold settings for 10G multirate transponder cards including the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards

G63 Install an SFP or XFP

G277 Provision a Multirate PPM (if necessary)

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate (if necessary)

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note The TXP_MR_10G card does not support PPMs.



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task at the node where you want to change the transponder card settings. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 As needed, complete the "NTP-G103 Back Up the Database" procedure to preserve the existing transmission settings.

Step 3 If you are provisioning a TXP_MR_10G card, complete the "DLP-G365 Provision the TXP_MR_10G Data Rate" task. If not, continue with Step 4.

Step 4 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

G216 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Card Settings

G217 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Settings

G218 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Section Trace Settings

G219 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Thresholds for SONET or SDH Payloads Including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy

G319 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line RMON Thresholds for 10G Ethernet LAN Phy Payloads

G301 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G302 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G221 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder OTN Settings

G368 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


DLP-G365 Provision the TXP_MR_10G Data Rate

Purpose

This task changes the TXP_MR_10G card data rate.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G card where you want to change the card data rate settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Data Rate Selection tabs.

Step 3 Click Create.

Step 4 In the Create Port dialog box, choose one of the following data rates:

SONET (ANSI) or SDH (ETSI) (including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy)

10G Ethernet LAN Phy

Step 5 Click Ok.

Step 6 Return to your originating procedure.


DLP-G216 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Card Settings

Purpose

This task changes the card settings for the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the card settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Card tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-19.

Table 5-19 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Card Settings 

Parameter
Description
ONS 15454 Options
ONS 15454 SDH Options

Termination Mode

Sets the mode of operation. (This option is only available for SONET/SDH payloads). Refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual for more details.

Transparent

Section (TXP_MR_10E only)

Line

Transparent

Regeneration Section (TXP_MR_10E only)

Multiplex Section

AIS/Squelch
Configuration

(TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L only) Sets the transparent termination mode configuration.

Squelch

AIS

Squelch

AIS

Regeneration Peer Slot

Sets the slot containing another TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card to create a regeneration peer group. A regeneration peer group facilitates the management of two TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L cards that are needed to perform a complete signal regeneration.

The regeneration peer group synchronizes provisioning of the two cards. Payload type and ITU-T G.709 optical transport network (OTN) changes made on one TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card are reflected on the peer TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card.

Note Y-cable protection groups cannot be created on TXP cards that are in a regeneration peer group.

None

1

2

3

4

5

6

12

13

14

15

16

17

None

1

2

3

4

5

6

12

13

14

15

16

17

Regeneration Group Name

(Display only) The regeneration peer group name.

Tunable Wavelengths

(Display only) Shows the supported wavelengths of the trunk port after the card is installed. For the TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L cards, the first and last supported wavelength, frequency spacing, and number of supported wavelengths are shown in the format: first wavelength-last wavelength-frequency spacing-number of supported wavelengths. For example, the TXP_MR_10E_C card would show: 1529.55nm-1561.83nm-50gHz-82. The TXP_MR_10G and TXP_MR_10E show the four wavelengths supported by the card that is installed.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G217 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line settings for TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the line settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > SONET/SDH/Ethernet tabs. SONET is the option for ANSI shelves when 10G Ethernet WAN phy is the Pluggable Port Rate, SDH is the option for ETSI shelves when 10G Ethernet WAN phy is the Pluggable Port Rate, and Ethernet is the option for ANSI or ETSI shelves when 10GE LAN Phy is the Pluggable Port Rate.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-20.


Note In Table 5-20, some parameter tabs do not always apply to all 10G multirate transponder cards. If a tab does not apply, it will not appear in CTC.


Table 5-20 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Line Settings 

Parameter
Description
ONS 15454 (ANSI) Options
ONS 15454 SDH (ETSI) Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

1 (OC192) (if TXP_MR_10G)

1 (Client) (if Ethernet LAN is provisioned)

1-1 (OC192)

2 (Trunk)

1 (STM-64) (if TXP_MR_10G)

1 (Client) (if Ethernet LAN is provisioned)

1-1 (STM-64)

2 (Trunk)

Port Name

Provides the ability to assign the specified port a name.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Admin State

Sets the port service state. For more information about administrative states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS

IS,AINS

OOS,DSBLD

OOS,MT

Unlocked

Unlocked,automaticInService

Locked,disabled

Locked,maintenance

Service State

(Display only) Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR

OOS-AU,AINS

OOS-MA,DSBLD

OOS-MA,MT

Unlocked-enabled

Unlocked-disabled,
automaticInService

Locked-enabled,disabled

Locked-enabled,maintenance

SF BER

(SONET [ANSI] or SDH [ETSI] including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy only) Sets the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-3

1E-4

1E-5

1E-3

1E-4

1E-5

SD BER

(SONET [ANSI] or SDH [ETSI] including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy only) Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

Type

(SONET [ANSI] or SDH [ETSI] including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy only) The optical transport type.

SONET

SDH

SONET

SDH

ALS Mode

Sets the ALS function mode. The DWDM transmitter supports ALS according to ITU-T G.644 (06/99). ALS can be disabled, or it can be set for one of three mode options.

Disabled (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Auto Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. It automatically restarts when the conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

Disabled (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Auto Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. It automatically restarts when the conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

AINS Soak

(SONET [ANSI] or SDH [ETSI] including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy only) Sets the automatic in-service soak period. Double-click the time and use the up and down arrows to change settings.

Duration of valid input signal, in hh.mm format, after which the card becomes in service (IS) automatically

0 to 48 hours, 15-minute increments

Duration of valid input signal, in hh.mm format, after which the card becomes in service (IS) automatically

0 to 48 hours, 15-minute increments

ProvidesSync

(TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, OC192 only) Sets the ProvidesSync card parameter. If checked, the card is provisioned as a network element (NE) timing reference.

Checked or unchecked

Checked or unchecked

SyncMsgIn

(TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, OC192 only) Sets the EnableSync card parameter. Enables synchronization status messages (S1 byte), which allow the node to choose the best timing source.

Checked or unchecked

Checked or unchecked

Max Size

(TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10G LAN Phy only) Sets the maximum Ethernet packet size.

1548 bytes

Jumbo (64 to 9,216 bytes)

1548 bytes

Jumbo (64 to 9,216 bytes)

Incoming MAC Address

(TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10G LAN Phy only) Sets the incoming MAC address.

Value of MAC address. Six bytes in hexadecimal format.

Value of MAC address. Six bytes in hexadecimal format.

Wavelength

Displays the wavelength of the client port.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths: 1310 nm through 1560.61 nm, 100-GHz ITU spacing; coarse wavelength division multiplexing (CWDM) spacing

Note: supported wavelengths are marked by asterisks (**)

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths: 1310 nm through 1560.61 nm, 100-GHz ITU spacing; coarse wavelength division multiplexing (CWDM) spacing

Note: supported wavelengths are marked by asterisks (**)

Reach

Displays the optical reach distance of the client port.

The Reach options depend on the traffic type that has been selected.

The Reach options depend on the traffic type that has been selected.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G218 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Section Trace Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line section trace settings for the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L transponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note The Section Trace tab is available for the 10G Multirate Transponder cards only if no PPMs are provisioned, or the OC192 PPM is provisioned. The tab is not available if a 10G Ethernet LAN Phy or 10G Fibre Channel PPM is provisioned.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the section trace settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Section Trace tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-21.

Table 5-21 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Section Trace Settings 

Parameter
Description
ONS 15454 Options
Options — ONS 15454 SDH

Port

Sets the port number.

1-1 (OC192)

2—Trunk

1-1 (STM64)

2—Trunk

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Off/None

Manual

Transmit Section Trace String Size

Sets the trace string size.

1 byte

16 byte

1 byte

16 byte

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

String of trace string size

Disable AIS/RDI on TIM-S

If an TIM on Section overhead alarm arises because of a J0 overhead string mismatch, no alarm indication signal is sent to downstream nodes if this box is checked.

Checked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is disabled)

Unchecked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is not disabled)

Checked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is disabled)

Unchecked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is not disabled)

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 seconds.

Checked/unchecked (default)

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G368 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

Purpose

This task changes the trunk wavelength settings for the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note Before modifying the wavelength settings, change the port state to OOS,DSBLD (for ANSI) or Locked,disabled (for ETSI) and delete the circuit and patchcord provisioning present on the port. Payload or communication channel provisioning can be retained.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the trunk wavelength settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Wavelength Trunk Settings tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings as described in Table 5-22.

Table 5-22 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L Card Wavelength Trunk Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

Port 2 (Trunk)

Band

Indicates the wavelength band that can be provisioned. If the physical TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L is installed, this field is display-only.

C—The C-band wavelengths are available in the Wavelength field.

L—The L-band wavelengths are available in the Wavelength field.

Even/Odd

Sets the wavelengths available for provisioning for TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L cards. (This field does not apply to TXP_MR_10G or TXP_MR_10E cards.)

Even—Displays even C-band or L-band wavelengths in the Wavelength field.

Odd—Displays odd C-band or L-band wavelengths in the Wavelength field.

Wavelength

The wavelength provisioned for the trunk.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths in 100-GHz ITU-T C-band or L-band spacing, depending on the card that is installed. For TXP_MR_10G and TXP_MR_10E cards, the wavelengths carried by the card are identified with two asterisks. If the card is not installed, all wavelengths appear with a dark grey background.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G219 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line Thresholds for SONET or SDH Payloads Including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy

Purpose

This task changes the line threshold settings for TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L transponder cards carrying SONET or SDH payloads, including the physical 10G Ethernet WAN Phy payload.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the line threshold settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > SONET Thresholds (ANSI) or SDH Thresholds (ETSI) tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-23.


Note Parameters shown in Table 5-23 do not apply to all 10G multirate transponder cards. If the parameter or option does not apply, it is not shown in CTC.


Table 5-23 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_LCard Line Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options - ANSI
Options - ETSI

Port

(Display only) Port number

1-1 (OC192)

2 (Trunk)

1-1 (STM64)

2 (Trunk)

EB

Path Errored Block indicates that one or more bits are in error within a block

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

CV

Coding violations

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SEFS

(Near End Section or Regeneration Section only) Severely errored framing seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Failure count

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G319 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder Line RMON Thresholds for 10G Ethernet LAN Phy Payloads

Purpose

This task changes the line threshold settings for TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L transponder cards carrying the physical 10G Ethernet LAN payload.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Display the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the line threshold settings in card view.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > RMON Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Click Create. The Create Threshold dialog box appears.

Step 4 From the Port drop-down list, choose the applicable port.

Step 5 From the Variable drop-down list, choose an Ethernet variable. See Table 5-24 for a list of available Ethernet variables.

Table 5-24 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Card GE LAN Phy Variables 

Variable
Description

ifInOctets

Total number of octets received on the interface, including framing characters.

rxTotalPkts

Total number of received packets.

ifInMulticastPkts

Number of multicast frames received error free.

ifInBroadcastPkts

Number of packets, delivered by a sublayer to an higher sublayer, that were addressed to a broadcast address at this sublayer.

ifInErrors

Number of inbound packets that contained errors preventing them from being delivered to a higher-layer protocol.

ifInErrorBytePkts (TXP_MR_10G only)

Number of receive error bytes.

ifInFramingErrorPkts (TXP_MR_10G only)

Number of receive framing error counters.

ifInJunkInterPkts (TXP_MR_10G only)

Number of receive interpacket junk counters.

ifOutOctets (TXP_MR_10G only)

Total number of octets transmitted out of the interface, including framing characters.

txTotalPkts (TXP_MR_10G only)

Total number of transmit packets.

ifOutMulticastPkts (TXP_MR_10G only)

Number of multicast frames transmitted error free.

ifOutBroadcastPkts (TXP_MR_10G only)

Total number of packets that higher-level protocols requested be transmitted, and that were addressed to a broadcast address at this sublayer, including those that were discarded or not sent.

dot3StatsFCSErrors

Number of frames with frame check errors, that is, there is an integral number of octets, but an incorrect Frame Check Sequence (FCS).

dot3StatsFrameTooLong (TXP_MR_10G only)

Number of received frames that were larger than the maximum size permitted.

etherStatsUndersizePkts

Total number of packets received that were less than 64 octets long (excluding framing bits, but including FCS octets) and were otherwise well formed.

etherStatsFragments

Total number of packets received that were less than 64 octets in length (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets) and had either a bad FCS with an integral number of octets (FCS Error) or a bad FCS with a nonintegral number of octets (Alignment Error). Note that it is entirely normal for etherStatsFragments to increment. This is because it counts both runts (which are normal occurrences due to collisions) and noise hits.

etherStatsPkts64Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were 64 octets in length (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets).

etherStatsPkts65to127Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 65 and 127 octets in length inclusive (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets).

etherStatsPkts128to255Octets

The total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 128 and 255 octets in length inclusive (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets).

etherStatsPkts256to511Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 256 and 511 octets in length inclusive (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets).

etherStatsPkts512to1023Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 512 and 1023 octets in length inclusive (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets).

etherStatsPkts1024to1518Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 1024 and 1518 octets in length inclusive (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets).

etherStatsBroadcastPkts

Total number of good packets received that were directed to the broadcast address. Note that this does not include multicast packets.

etherStatsMulticastPkts

Total number of good packets received that were directed to a multicast address. Note that this number does not include packets directed to the broadcast address.

etherStatsOversizePkts

The total number of packets received that were longer than 1518 octets (excluding framing bits, but including FCS octets) and were otherwise well formed.

etherStatsJabbers

Total number of packets received that were longer than 1518 octets (excluding framing bits, but including FCS octets), and had either a bad FCS with an integral number of octets (FCS Error) or a bad FCS with a nonintegral number of octets (Alignment Error).

etherStatsOctets

Total number of octets of data (including those in bad packets) received on the network (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets).

etherStatsCRCAlignErrors (TXP_MR_10G only)

Total number of packets received that had a length (excluding framing bits, but including FCS octets) of between 64 and 1518 octets, inclusive, but had either a bad FCS with an integral number of octets (FCS Error) or a bad FCS with a nonintegral number of octets (Alignment Error).

rxPauseFrames (TXP_MR_10G only)

Number of received IETF 802.x pause frames.

rxControlFrames

Number of MAC control frames passed by the MAC sublayer to the MAC control sublayer.

rxUnknownOpcodeFrames (TXP_MR_10G only)

Number of MAC control frames received that contain an opcode that is not supported by the device.


Step 6 From the Alarm Type drop-down list, indicate whether the event will be triggered by the rising threshold, the falling threshold, or both the rising and falling thresholds.

Step 7 From the Sample Type drop-down list, choose either Relative or Absolute. Relative restricts the threshold to use the number of occurrences in the user-set sample period. Absolute sets the threshold to use the total number of occurrences, regardless of time period.

Step 8 Type in an appropriate number of seconds for the Sample Period.

Step 9 Type in the appropriate number of occurrences for the Rising Threshold.

For a rising type of alarm, the measured value must move from below the falling threshold to above the rising threshold. For example, if a network is running below a rising threshold of 1000 collisions every 15 seconds and a problem causes 1001 collisions in 15 seconds, the excess occurrences trigger an alarm.

Step 10 Enter the appropriate number of occurrences in the Falling Threshold field. In most cases a falling threshold is set lower than the rising threshold.

A falling threshold is the counterpart to a rising threshold. When the number of occurrences is above the rising threshold and then drops below a falling threshold, it resets the rising threshold. For example, when the network problem that caused 1001 collisions in 15 seconds subsides and creates only 799 collisions in 15 seconds, occurrences fall below a falling threshold of 800 collisions. This resets the rising threshold so that if network collisions again spike over a 1000 per 15-second period, an event again triggers when the rising threshold is crossed. An event is triggered only the first time a rising threshold is exceeded (otherwise, a single network problem might cause a rising threshold to be exceeded multiple times and cause a flood of events).

Step 11 Click OK.


Note To view all RMON thresholds, click Show All RMON thresholds.


Step 12 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G301 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L trunk port alarm and threshold cross alert (TCA) thresholds.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the trunk port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Under Types, verify that the TCA radio button is checked. If not, check it, then click Refresh.

Step 4 Referring to Table 5-25, verify the trunk port (Port 2) TCA thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.


Table 5-25 10G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port TCA Thresholds 

Card
TCA RX
Power High
TCA RX
Power Low
TCA TX
Power High
TCA TX
Power Low

TXP_MR_10G

-8 dBm

-18 dBm

7 dBm

-1 dBm

TXP_MR_10E

TXP_MR_10E_C

TXP_MR_10E_L

-9 dBm

-18 dBm

9 dBm

0 dBm


Step 5 Click Apply.

Step 6 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 7 Referring to Table 5-26, verify the trunk port (Port 2) Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-26 10G Multirate Transponder Trunk Port Alarm Thresholds 

Card
Alarm RX
Power High
Alarm RX
Power Low
Alarm TX
Power High
Alarm TX
Power Low

TXP_MR_10G

-8 dBm

-20 dBm

4 dBm

2 dBm

TXP_MR_10E

TXP_MR_10E_C

TXP_MR_10E_L

-8 dBm

-20 dBm

7 dBm

3 dBm


Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G302 Provision the 10G Multirate Transponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the client port alarm and TCA thresholds for the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

Required

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the client port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs. The TCA thresholds are shown by default.

Step 3 Under Types, verify that the TCA radio button is checked. If not, check it, then click Refresh.

Step 4 Referring to Table 5-27, verify the Port 1 (Client) TCA thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface at the other end. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.



Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.


Table 5-27 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Card Client Interface TCA Thresholds 

Pluggable Port Rate
Pluggable Port Module (XFP)
TCA RX
Power High
TCA RX
Power Low
TCA TX
Power High
TCA TX
Power Low

SONET (or SDH)

TXP_MR_10E uses
ONS-XC-10G-S1

TXP_MR_10G
(XFP not present)

-1

-11

5

-12

10G Ethernet LAN Phy

TXP_MR_10E uses
ONS-XC-10G-S1

TXP_MR_10G
(XFP not present)

1

-14

5

-12

10G Ethernet WAN PHY

TXP_MR_10E uses
ONS-XC-10G-S1

TXP_MR_10G
(XFP not present)

1

-14

5

-12

10G Fibre Channel

TXP_MR_10E uses
ONS-XC-10G-S1

TXP_MR_10G
(XFP not present)

1

-14

5

-12


Step 5 Click Apply.

Step 6 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 7 Referring to Table 5-28, provision the Port 1 (Client) Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface that is provisioned.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-28 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Card Client Interface Alarm Thresholds 

Pluggable Port Rate
Pluggable Port Module (XFP)
Alarm RX
Power High
Alarm RX
Power Low
Alarm TX
Power High
Alarm TX
Power Low

SONET (or SDH)

TXP_MR_10E uses
ONS-XC-10G-S1

TXP_MR_10G
(XFP not present)

3

-16

1

-8

10G Ethernet LAN Phy

TXP_MR_10E uses
ONS-XC-10G-S1

TXP_MR_10G
(XFP not present)

3

-16

1

-8

10G Ethernet WAN PHY

TXP_MR_10E uses
ONS-XC-10G-S1

TXP_MR_10G
(XFP not present)

3

-16

1

-8

10G Fibre Channel

TXP_MR_10E uses
ONS-XC-10G-S1

TXP_MR_10G
(XFP not present)

3

-16

1

-8


Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G221 Change the 10G Multirate Transponder OTN Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line OTN settings for the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, and TXP_MR_10E_L transponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L card where you want to change the OTN settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > OTN tabs, then click one of the following subtabs: OTN Lines, G.709 Thresholds, FEC Thresholds, or Trail Trace Identifier.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Tables 5-29 through 5-32.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End independently, 15 Min and 1 Day independently, and SM and PM independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-29 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > OTN Lines tab.

Table 5-29 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Card OTN Lines Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number and optional name.

2

G.709 OTN

Sets the OTN lines according to ITU-T G.709. Check the box to enable.

Enable

Disable

FEC

Sets the OTN lines FEC mode. FEC mode can be Disabled, Enabled, or, for the TXP_MR_10E, Enhanced FEC mode can be enabled to provide greater range and lower bit error rate. For TXP_MR_10E cards, Standard is the same as enabling FEC.

Enable—(TXP_MR_10G only) FEC is on.

Disable—FEC is off.

Standard—(TXP_MR_10E only) Standard FEC is on.

Enhanced—(TXP_MR_10E only) Enhanced FEC is on.

SD BER

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

SF BER

(Display only) Indicates the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-5

Asynch/Synch Mapping

(TXP_MR_10E only) Sets how the ODUk (client payload) is mapped to the optical channel (OTUk).

Asynch mapping

Synch mapping


Table 5-30 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > G.709 Thresholds tab.

Table 5-30 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Card ITU-T G.709 Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number and optional name.

2

ES

Severely errored seconds. Two types of thresholds can be asserted. Selecting the SM (OTUk) radio button selects FEC, overhead management, and PM using OTUk. Selecting the PM radio button selects path PM using ODUk.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Note SM (OTUk) is the ITU-T G.709 optical channel transport unit order of k overhead frame used for management and performance monitoring. PM (ODUk) is the ITU-T G.709 optical channel data unit order of k overhead frame unit used for path performance monitoring.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

Failure counter

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Table 5-31 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > FEC Thresholds tab.

Table 5-31 TXP_MR_10G, TXP_MR_10E, TXP_MR_10E_C, or TXP_MR_10E_L Card FEC Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number and optional name.

2

Bit Errors Corrected

Displays the number of bit errors corrected during the selected time period.

Numeric display. Can be set for 15-minute or one-day intervals.

Uncorrectable Words

Displays the number of uncorrectable words in the selected time period.

Numeric display. Can be set for 15-minute or one-day intervals.


Table 5-32 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > Trail Trace Identifier tab.

Table 5-32 10G Multirate Transponder Trail Trace Identifier Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

Sets the port number.

1

2

Level

Sets the level.

Section

Path

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Disable FDI on TTIM

If a Trace Identifier Mismatch on Section overhead alarm arises because of a J0 overhead string mismatch, no Forward Defect Indication (FDI) signal is sent to the downstream nodes if this box is checked.

Checked (FDI on TTIM is disabled)

Unchecked (FDI on TTIM is not disabled)

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size;
trail trace identifier is 64 bytes in length.

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 minutes.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


NTP-G170 Provision the ADM-10G Card Peer Group, Ethernet Settings, Line Settings, PM Parameters, and Thresholds

Purpose

This procedure creates an ADM-10G peer group and changes line settings, PM parameters, and threshold settings for ADM-10G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards

G63 Install an SFP or XFP

G411 Provision an ADM-10G PPM and Port (if necessary)

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate (if necessary)

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note The ADM-10G card is not supported on the SDH (ETSI) platform.



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task at the node where you want to change the ADM-10G card settings. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 As needed, complete the "NTP-G103 Back Up the Database" procedure to preserve the existing transmission settings.

Step 3 To provision a peer group, complete the "DLP-G396 Change the ADM-10G Card Interlink Port Settings" task and then complete the "DLP-G403 Create the ADM-10G Peer Group" task.

Step 4 To provision ethernet settings, complete the "DLP-G469 Provision the ADM-10G Card Ethernet Settings" task.

Step 5 To change line settings, complete the following tasks as needed:

G397 Change the ADM-10G Line Settings

G398 Change the ADM-10G Line Section Trace Settings

G399 Change the ADM-10G Line Thresholds for SONET and SDH Payloads

G412 Change the ADM-10G Line RMON Thresholds for the 1G Ethernet Payload

Step 6 To change thresholds, complete the following tasks as needed:

G400 Provision the ADM-10G Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G401 Provision the ADM-10G Interlink Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G402 Change the ADM-10G OTN Settings

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


DLP-G396 Change the ADM-10G Card Interlink Port Settings

Purpose

This task changes the interlink port settings to enable peer grouping between two ADM-10G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards, for two ADM-10G cards (located on both sides of the same shelf or in different shelves) for which a peer group is needed.

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note You can perform this task on a single ADM-10G card; however, peer group communication is not enabled until you perform the task on two cards within the same node.



Note After you perform this task, you do not need to provision a separate circuit to carry the interlink. This operation is carried out as a background operation if the interlink is active and functional.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the card settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Ports tab.

Step 3 In the Port column, locate the lines for Port 17-1 (Interlink) and Port 18-1 (Interlink).

Step 4 In the Admin State column, change the administrative state for Port 17-1 and Port 18-1 to IS, then click Apply.

Step 5 Repeat Steps 1 through 4 as needed for the other ADM-10G card that will be included in the peer group.

Step 6 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G403 Create the ADM-10G Peer Group

Purpose

This task creates peer group protection for two ADM-10G cards within the same node, located on the same shelf.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards, for two ADM-10G cards—located on both sides of the same shelf—for which a peer group is desired.

G46 Log into CTC

G396 Change the ADM-10G Card Interlink Port Settings

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note You cannot perform this task on a single ADM-10G card; it is only available if a second ADM-10G card can be accessed through the interlink ports.



Note The ADM-10G card supports only double-card configuration.



Note You need to perform this task only on one of the two peer cards.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the card settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Card tabs.

Step 3 In the ADM Group Peer drop-down list, choose the slot number (for example, 14) where the companion ADM-10G card is located.

Step 4 In the ADM Peer Group field, enter a group name.

Step 5 Click Apply.


Note The Card Parameters Tunable Wavelengths area is read-only and does not contain any wavelengths until circuits are separately provisioned for the card.


Step 6 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G469 Provision the ADM-10G Card Ethernet Settings

Purpose

This task changes the Ethernet settings for the ADM-10G card.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

"DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the Ethernet settings. The card view opens.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Ethernet tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings for the Ethernet tab as described in Table 5-33. The parameters that appear depend on the card mode.

Table 5-33 ADM-10G Card Ethernet Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) The Port number (n-n) and rate.

MTU

The maximum size of the Ethernet frames accepted by the port.

Numeric. Default: 9216

Range 64 to 9216 (jumbo frame)

AINS Soak

Automatic in-service soak time. The duration of time that must pass with an uninterrupted signal before the traffic/termination transitions to the unlocked-enabled service state.

Mode

Sets the Ethernet mode.

1000 Mbps


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G397 Change the ADM-10G Line Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line settings for ADM-10G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the line settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Ports tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-34 as needed.


Note In Table 5-34, some parameter tabs do not always apply to all ADM-10G cards. If a tab does not apply, it will not appear in CTC.


Table 5-34 ADM-10G Line Port Tab Settings 

Parameter
Description
ONS 15454 Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

17 (Interlink)

18 (Interlink)

1-16, 19 (OC192)

Port Name

Provides the ability to assign the specified port a name.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Admin State

Sets the port service state. For more information about administrative states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS

OOS,DSBLD

OOS,MT


Note IS,AINS is not supported on the ADM-10G card.


Service State

(Display only) Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR

OOS-AU,AINS

OOS-MA,DSBLD

OOS-MA,MT

ALS Mode

Sets the ALS function mode. The DWDM transmitter supports ALS according to ITU-T G.644 (06/99). ALS can be disabled, or it can be set for one of three mode options.

Disabled (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Auto Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. It automatically restarts when the conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

AINS Soak

(SONET [ANSI] including 10G Ethernet WAN Phy only) Sets the automatic in-service soak period. Double-click the time and use the up and down arrows to change settings.

Note: AINS is not supported on Interlink ports.

Duration of valid input signal, in hh.mm format, after which the card becomes in service (IS) automatically

0 to 48 hours, 15-minute increments

Note The AINS service state is not supported on Interlink ports.

Reach

Displays the optical reach distance of the client port.

The Reach options depend on the traffic type that has been selected.

Wavelength

Tunable Wavelength

Shows the supported wavelengths of the trunk port after the card is installed in the format: first wavelength-last wavelength-frequency spacing-number of supported wavelengths. For example, 1529.55nm-1561.83nm-50gHz-8 are supported wavelengths.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Click the Provisioning > Line > SONET or SDH tabs.

Step 6 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-35 as needed.

Table 5-35 ADM-10G Line SONET or SDH Tab Settings 

Parameter
Description
ONS 15454 Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the trunk port number.

19 (OC192)

ProvidesSync

Sets the ProvidesSync card parameter. If checked, the card is provisioned as an NE timing reference.

Checked or unchecked

SyncMsgIn

Enables synchronization status messages (S1 byte), which allow the node to choose the best timing source.

Checked or unchecked

SF BER

Sets the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-3

1E-4

1E-5

Send DoNotUse

When checked, sends a DUS message on the S1 byte.

Checked or unchecked

SD BER

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

Type

Type of node (display only)

SONET or SDH

Admin SSM In

Overrides the synchronization status message (SSM) synchronization traceability unknown (STU) value. If the node does not receive an SSM signal, it defaults to STU.

· PRS—Primary Reference Source (Stratum 1)

· ST2—Stratum 2

· TNC—Transit node clock

· ST3E—Stratum 3E

· ST3—Stratum 3

· SMC—SONET minimum clock

· ST4—Stratum 4

· DUS—Do not use for timing synchronization

· RES—Reserved; quality level set by user


Step 7 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G398 Change the ADM-10G Line Section Trace Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line section trace settings for the ADM-10G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note The Section Trace tab is available for ports configured as OC-N (Ports 1 through 16, and Port 19). Section trace is not available on interlink ports.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the section trace settings. The card view opens.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Section Trace tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-36.

Table 5-36 ADM-10G Section Trace Settings 

Parameter
Description
ONS 15454 Options

Port

Sets the port number.

1-1 to 16-1 (OC-3, OC-12, OC-48)

19-1 (OC-192)

2—Trunk

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Transmit Section Trace String Size

Sets the trace string size.

1 byte

16 byte

64 byte

Current

Current Transmit String displays the current transmit string; New Transmit String sets a new transmit string. Current String Type allows you to choose between ASCII or Hexadecimal format. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

Current Received String (display only) displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 seconds.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G399 Change the ADM-10G Line Thresholds for SONET and SDH Payloads

Purpose

This task changes the line threshold settings for ADM-10G cards carrying SONET payloads.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the line threshold settings. The card view opens.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > SONET or SDH Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-37 or Table 5-38.

Table 5-37 ADM-10G Card Line Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options - ANSI

Port

(Display only) Port number

1-1 to 16-1 (OC-3, OC-12, OC-48)

19-1 (OC-192)

CV

Coding violations

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

(Line Section only) Failure count

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

(Line Section only) Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Table 5-38 ADM-10G Card Line Threshold Settings for SDH 

Parameter
Description
Options - ETSI

Port

(Display only) Port number

1-1 to 16-1 (OC-3, OC-12, OC-48)

19-1 (OC-192)

CV

Coding violations

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

(Line Section only) Failure count

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

(Line Section only) Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G412 Change the ADM-10G Line RMON Thresholds for the 1G Ethernet Payload

Purpose

This task changes the line RMON threshold settings for an ADM-10G card carrying the 1G Ethernet payload.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

G411 Provision an ADM-10G PPM and Port

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note This task can only be performed if the ADM-10G card has at least one PPM port provisioned for Gigabit Ethernet.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the line RMON thresholds. The card view opens.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > RMON Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Click Create. The Create Threshold dialog box appears.

Step 4 From the Port drop-down list, choose the applicable port.

Step 5 From the Variable drop-down list, choose the applicable Ethernet variable. See Table 5-39 for a list of available Ethernet variables.

Table 5-39 ADM-10G Gigabit Ethernet Thresholds 

Variable
Description

ifInOctets

Total number of octets received on the interface, including framing characters.

ifInErrors

Number of inbound packets that contained errors preventing them from being deliverable to a higher-layer protocol.

ifOutOctets

Total number of octets transmitted out of the interface, including framing characters.

ifInMulticastPkts

Number of multicast frames received error-free.

ifInBroadcastPkts

Number of packets, delivered by a sublayer to a higher layer or sublayer, that were addressed to a broadcast address at this sublayer.

ifInErrorBytePkts

Number of receive error bytes.

dot3StatsFCSErrors

Number of frames with frame check errors; that is, there is an integral number of octets, but there is also an incorrect frame check sequence (FCS).

dot3StatsFrameTooLong

Number of received frames that were larger than the permitted maximum size.

dot3ControlInUnknownOpcodes

A count of MAC control frames received on this interface that contain an opcode not supported by this device.

dot3InPauseFrames

A count of MAC control frames received on this interface with an opcode indicating the PAUSE operation.

dot3OutPauseFrames

A count of MAC control frames transmitted on this interface with an opcode indicating the PAUSE operation.

etherStatsUndersizePkts

Total number of packets received that were well-formed and less than 64 octets long (excluding framing bits and including FCS octets).

etherStatsFragments

Total number of packets received that were less than 64 octets in length (excluding framing bits but including FCS octets) and had either a bad FCS with an integral number of octets (FCS error) or a bad FCS with a nonintegral number of octets (alignment error).

Note It is normal for etherStatsFragments to increment. This is because it counts both runts (which are normal occurrences due to collisions) and noise hits.

etherStatsPkts64Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were 64 octets in length (excluding framing bits and including FCS octets).

etherStatsPkts65to127Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 65 and 127 octets in length, inclusive.

etherStatsPkts128to255Octets

The total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 128 and 255 octets in length, inclusive, excluding framing bits and including FCS octets.

etherStatsPkts256to511Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 256 and 511 octets in length, inclusive.

etherStatsPkts512to1023Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 512 and 1023 octets in length, inclusive, excluding framing bits and including FCS octets.

etherStatsPkts1024to1518Octets

Total number of packets (including bad packets) received that were between 1024 and 1518 octets in length, inclusive, excluding framing bits and including FCS octets.

etherStatsBroadcastPkts

Total number of good packets received that were directed to the broadcast address.

Note Multicast packets are not included.

etherStatsMulticastPkts

Total number of good packets received that were directed to a multicast address.

Note This number does not include packets directed to the broadcast address.

etherStatsOversizePkts

Total number of packets received that were well-formed and longer than 1518 octets, excluding framing bits and including FCS octets.

etherStatsJabbers

Total number of packets received that were longer than 1518 octets (excluding framing bits and including FCS octets), and had a bad FCS with an integral number of octets (FCS error) or a bad FCS with a nonintegral number of octets (alignment error).

rxTotalPkts

Total number of received packets.

txTotalPkts

Total number of transmit packets.


Step 6 From the Alarm Type drop-down list, indicate whether the event will be triggered by the rising threshold, the falling threshold, or both the rising and falling thresholds.

Step 7 From the Sample Type drop-down list, choose either Relative or Absolute. Relative restricts the threshold to use the number of occurrences in the user-set sample period. Absolute sets the threshold to use the total number of occurrences, regardless of time period.

Step 8 Type in an appropriate number of seconds for the Sample Period.

Step 9 Type in the appropriate number of occurrences for the Rising Threshold.

For a rising type of alarm, the measured value must move from below the falling threshold to above the rising threshold. For example, if a network is running below a rising threshold of 1000 collisions every 15 seconds and a problem causes 1001 collisions in 15 seconds, the excess occurrences trigger an alarm.

Step 10 Enter the appropriate number of occurrences in the Falling Threshold field. In most cases a falling threshold is set lower than the rising threshold.

A falling threshold is the counterpart to a rising threshold. When the number of occurrences is above the rising threshold and then drops below a falling threshold, it resets the rising threshold. For example, when the network problem that caused 1001 collisions in 15 seconds subsides and creates only 799 collisions in 15 seconds, occurrences fall below a falling threshold of 800 collisions. This resets the rising threshold so that if network collisions again spike over a 1000 per 15-second period, an event again triggers when the rising threshold is crossed. An event is triggered only the first time a rising threshold is exceeded (otherwise, a single network problem might cause a rising threshold to be exceeded multiple times and cause a flood of events).

Step 11 Click OK.

Step 12 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G400 Provision the ADM-10G Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the ADM-10G trunk port alarm and threshold crossing alert (TCA) thresholds.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the trunk port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Under Types, verify that the TCA radio button is checked. If not, check it, then click Refresh.

Step 4 Referring to Table 5-40, verify the trunk port (Port 19-1) TCA thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, delete it, enter a new value, and press Enter.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.


Table 5-40 ADM-10G Trunk Port TCA Thresholds 

Port
TCA RX
Power High
TCA RX
Power Low
TCA TX
Power High
TCA TX
Power Low

19-1 (OC-192)

-7 dBm

-27 dBm

6.0 dBm

-4.0 dBm


Step 5 Click Apply.

Step 6 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 7 Referring to Table 5-41, verify the trunk port (Port 19-1) alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, delete it, enter a new value, and press Enter.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-41 ADM-10G Trunk Port Alarm Thresholds 

Port
Alarm RX
Power High
Alarm RX
Power Low
Alarm TX
Power High
Alarm TX
Power Low

19-1 (OC-192)

-5 dBm

-30 dBm

5.0 dBm

-3.0 dBm


Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G401 Provision the ADM-10G Interlink Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the interlink port alarm and TCA thresholds for the ADM-10G card.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

Required

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the interlink port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Under Types, verify that the TCA radio button is checked. If not, check it, then click Refresh.

Step 4 Referring to Table 5-13 and Table 5-14, verify the Port 1 to 16 (Client) Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface that is provisioned. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, delete it, enter a new value, and press Enter.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Step 5 Click Apply.

Step 6 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 7 Referring to Table 5-13 and Table 5-14, verify the interlink ports 17-1 and 18-1 for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low settings. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G506 Provision the ADM-10G Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the ADM-10G client port alarm and threshold crossing alert (TCA) thresholds.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the client port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Under Types, verify that the TCA radio button is checked. If not, check it, then click Refresh.

Step 4 Referring to Table 5-13 and Table 5-14, verify the Port 1 to 16 (Client) Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface that is provisioned. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, enter a new value, and hitting Enter.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Step 5 Click Apply.

Step 6 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 7 Referring to Table 5-13 and Table 5-14, verify the interlink ports 17-1 and 18-1 for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low settings. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G402 Change the ADM-10G OTN Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line OTN settings for the ADM-10G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the ADM-10G card where you want to change the OTN settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > OTN tabs, then click one of the following subtabs: OTN Lines, ITU-T G.709 Thresholds, FEC Thresholds, or Trail Trace Identifier.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Tables 5-42 through 5-45.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End independently; 15 Min and 1 Day independently; and SM and PM independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-42 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > OTN Lines tab.

Table 5-42 ADM-10G Card OTN Lines Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number and optional name.

19-1

ITU-TG.709 OTN

Sets the OTN lines according to ITU-T G.709.

Enable

Disable

FEC

Sets the OTN lines FEC mode. FEC mode can be Disabled, Enabled, or, for the TXP_MR_10E, Enhanced FEC mode can be enabled to provide greater range and lower bit error rate. For TXP_MR_10E cards, Standard is the same as enabling FEC.

Disable—FEC is off.

Standard—Standard FEC is on.

Enhanced—(Enhanced FEC is on.

SD BER

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

SF BER

(Display only) Indicates the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-5

Synch Mapping

Sets how the ODUk (client payload) is mapped to the optical channel (OTUk).

Synch mapping


Table 5-43 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > ITU-T G.709 Thresholds tab.

Table 5-43 ADM-10G Card ITU-T G.709 Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number and optional name.

19-1

ES

Severely errored seconds. Two types of thresholds can be asserted. Selecting the SM (OTUk) radio button selects FEC, overhead management, and PM using OTUk. Selecting the PM radio button selects path PM using ODUk.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Note SM (OTUk) is the ITU-T G.709 optical channel transport unit order of k overhead frame used for management and performance monitoring. PM (ODUk) is the ITU-T G.709 optical channel data unit order of k overhead frame unit used for path performance monitoring.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

Failure counter

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Table 5-44 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > FEC Thresholds tab.

Table 5-44 ADM-10G Card FEC Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number and optional name.

19-1

Bit Errors Corrected

Displays the number of bit errors corrected during the selected time period.

Numeric display. Can be set for 15-minute or one-day intervals.

Uncorrectable Words

Displays the number of uncorrectable words in the selected time period.

Numeric display. Can be set for 15-minute or one-day intervals.


Table 5-45 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > Trail Trace Identifier tab.

Table 5-45 ADM-10GTrail Trace Identifier Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

Sets the port number.

19 (Trunk)

Level

Sets the level.

Section

Path

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Transmit

Current Transmit String displays the current transmit string; New sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. In Transmit String Type, click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size;
trail trace identifier is 64 bytes in length.

Expected

Current Expected String displays the current expected string; New sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. In Expected String Type, click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Current Received String displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh (every 5 sec)

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 seconds.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).

NTP-G333 Add an ADM-10G card to an Existing Topology

Purpose

This procedure adds an ADM-10G card to an existing topology. Perform the steps in this procedure when OCHNC and DCC are present in the network. In case of OCH trails, delete all the circuits in Step 3 that traverses the port before deleting the OCH-trail.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Complete the turn up procedures in Turn Up a Node for the node to be added.

An updated Cisco Transport Planner network plan recalculated with the new node.

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 If path protected circuits exist between Node A and Node B, complete the DLP-A197 Initiate a Path Protection Force Switch task. This task applies a force switch on the path between Node A and Node B.

Step 2 Complete the G129 Add a DWDM Node task to add Node C.

Step 3 Complete the G106 Delete Optical Channel Network Connections task to delete OCHNC circuit between Node A and Node B.

Step 4 Complete the G59 Create, Delete, and Manage Optical Channel Network Connections, task to create OCHNC circuit between Node A-->Node C and Node C-->Node B for wavelength connectivity.


Note The ports on the card in Node C must be tuned to the same wavelength as Node A and Node B.


Step 5 Create DCC terminations on Node C. See the DLP-A377 Provision Section DCC Terminations task.

Alternatively, if additional bandwidth is needed for CTC management, complete the DLP-A378 Provision Line DCC Terminations task.

Step 6 Ensure that the DCCs are functional between Node A-->Node C and Node C-->Node B. See the G76 Provision DCC/GCC Terminations task.

Step 7 Complete the G200 Create, Delete, and Manage STS or VC Circuits for the ADM-10G Card to create pass-through STS or VC circuits in Node C.

Step 8 Complete the NTP-A301 Merge Circuits task for each circuit created.

Step 9 If path protected circuits exist between Node A and Node B, complete the DLP-A198 Clear a Path Protection Force Switch task. This task clears a force switch on the path between Node A and Node B.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.

NTP-G97 Modify the 4x2.5G Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds

Purpose

This procedure changes the line and threshold settings for the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards.

G63 Install an SFP or XFP

G277 Provision a Multirate PPM (if necessary)

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate (if necessary)

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task at the node where you want to change the muxponder card settings. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 As needed, complete the "NTP-G103 Back Up the Database" procedure to preserve the existing transmission settings.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

G222 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Card Settings

G223 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Line Settings

G224 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Section Trace Settings

G225 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Settings

G226 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder SONET/SDH Line Thresholds Settings

G303 Provision the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G304 Provision the 4x2.5G Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G228 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Line OTN Settings

G369 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

Step 4 As needed, complete the "NTP-G103 Back Up the Database" procedure.

Stop. You have completed this procedure.


DLP-G222 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Card Settings

Purpose

This task changes the card settings for the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L muxponder cards, including payload type, termination mode, and wavelength.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the card settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Card tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-46.


Note Parameters shown in Table 5-46 do not apply to all 4x2.5G muxponder cards. If the parameter or option does not apply, it is not shown in CTC.


Table 5-46 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L Card Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Termination Mode

Sets the mode of operation. Options that do not apply to a card do not display.

The MXP_2.5G_10G card is based on SONET/SDH multiplexing. The transparent mode terminates and rebuilds the B1 byte (as well as other bytes) of the incoming OC-48/STM-16 signal. The B2 byte is not touched.

The MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L cards are fully transparent in transparent mode based on the OTN/ITU-T G.709 multiplexing scheme. It does not terminate the B1 byte or other bytes.

It encapsulates OC-48/STM-16 bytes into ODU1 first, then multiplexes them into an OTU2.

Refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual for more details.

For ANSI platforms:

Transparent

Section (MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L only)

Line (MXP_2.5G_10G only)

For ETSI platforms:

Transparent

Multiplex Section (MXP_2.5G_10G, only)

Regeneration Section (MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L only)

AIS/Squelch

(MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L only) Sets the transparent termination mode configuration.

Ais

Squelch

Tunable Wavelengths

(Display only) Shows the supported wavelengths of the trunk port after the card is installed. For the MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L cards, the first and last supported wavelength, frequency spacing, and number of supported wavelengths are shown in the format: first wavelength-last wavelength-frequency spacing-number of supported wavelengths. For example, the MXP_2.5G_10E_C card would show: 1529.55nm-1561.83nm-50gHz-82. The MXP_2.5G_10G and MXP_2.5G_10E show the four wavelengths supported by the card that is installed.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G223 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Line Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line settings for the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the line settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > SONET (ANSI) or SDH (ETSI) tabs.


Note The SONET tab appears only if you have created a PPM for a given port.


Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-47.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End independently; 15 Min and 1 Day independently; and Line and Section independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-47 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L Card Line Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number. Ports 1 to 4 are client ports (OC-48/STM-16). Port 5 is the DWDM trunk (OC-192/STM-64) that provides wavelength services. Client ports will not appear of the pluggable port module is not provisioned for it.

1

2

3

4

5 (Trunk) (MXP_2.5G_10G only)

Port Name

Provides the ability to assign the specified port a logical name.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/ special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Admin State

Sets the port service state unless network conditions prevent the change. For more information about administrative states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS (ANSI) or Unlocked (ETSI)

IS,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked,automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI)

OOS,MT (ANSI) or Locked,maintenance (ETSI)

Service State

(Display only) Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR (ANSI) or Unlocked-enabled (ETSI)

OOS-AU,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked-disabled,
automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI)

OOS-MA,MT (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,maintenance (ETSI)

SF BER

Sets the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-3

1E-4

1E-5

SD BER

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

ALS Mode

Sets the ALS function mode. The DWDM transmitter supports ALS according to ITU-T G.644 (06/99). ALS can be disabled or can be set for one of three mode options.

Disable (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Auto Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. It automatically restarts when the conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

AINS Soak

Sets the automatic in-service soak period. Double-click the time and use the up and down arrows to change settings.

Duration of valid input signal, in hh.mm format, after which the card becomes in service (IS) automatically

0 to 48 hours, 15-minute increments

Type

Sets the optical transport type.

SONET

SDH

SyncMsgIn

Enables synchronization status messages (S1 byte), which allow the node to choose the best timing source. (This parameter does not appear for the MXP_2.5G_10E trunk port.)

Checked or unchecked

ProvidesSync

Sets the ProvidesSync card parameter. If checked, the card is provisioned as an NE timing reference. (This parameter does not appear for the MXP_2.5G_10E trunk port.)

Checked or unchecked

Reach

Displays the optical reach distance of the client port.

Options: ANSI/ETSI

Autoprovision/Autoprovision (default)

SR

SR 1/I-1—Short reach up to 2-km distance

IR 1/S1—Intermediate reach, up to 15-km distance

IR 2/S2—Intermediate reach up to 40-km distance

LR 1/L1—long reach, up to 40-km distance

LR 2/L2—long reach, up to 80-km distance

LR 3/L3—long reach, up to 80-km distance

Wavelength

Displays the wavelength of the client port.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths: 850 nm through 1560.61 nm
100-GHz ITU spacing CWDM spacing


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G224 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Section Trace Settings

Purpose

This task changes the section trace settings for the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note The Section Trace tab appears only if you have created a PPM for the card.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the section trace settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Section Trace tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-48.

Table 5-48 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L Card Section Trace Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

Sets the port number.

1

2

3

4

5 (Trunk; MXP_2.5G_10G only)

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Disable AIS/RDI on TIM-S

If an TIM on Section overhead alarm arises because of a J0 overhead string mismatch, no alarm indication signal is sent to downstream nodes if this box is checked.

Checked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is disabled)

Unchecked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is not disabled)

Transmit Section Trace String Size

Sets the trace string size. Select either radio button.

1 byte

16 byte

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 minutes.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G225 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Settings

Purpose

This task provisions the trunk settings for the MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note This task does not apply to the MXP_2.5G_10G card.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the trunk settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Trunk tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-49.

Table 5-49 MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L Card Trunk Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number. Port 5 is the DWDM trunk (OC-192/STM-64) that provides wavelength services.

5 (Trunk)

Port Name

Provides the ability to assign the specified port a logical name.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/ special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Admin State

Sets the port service state unless network conditions prevent the change. For more information about administrative states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS (ANSI) or Unlocked (ETSI)

IS,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked,automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI)

OOS,MT (ANSI) or Locked,maintenance (ETSI)

Service State

(Display only) Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR (ANSI) or Unlocked-enabled (ETSI)

OOS-AU,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked-disabled,
automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI)

OOS-MA,MT (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,maintenance (ETSI)

ALS Mode

Sets the ALS function mode. The DWDM transmitter supports ALS according to ITU-T G.644 (06/99). ALS can be disabled or can be set for one of three mode options.

Disabled (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Auto Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. It automatically restarts when the conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

AINS Soak

(OC-N and STM-N payloads only) Sets the automatic in-service soak period.

Duration of valid input signal, in hh.mm format, after which the card becomes in service (IS) automatically

0 to 48 hours, 15-minute increments


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G369 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

Purpose

This task changes the trunk wavelength settings for the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the trunk wavelength settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Wavelength Trunk Settings tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-50.

Table 5-50 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L Card Wavelength Trunk Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

5 (Trunk)

Band

(Display only) Indicates the wavelength band available from the card that is installed. If the card is preprovisioned, the field can be provisioned to the band of the card that will be installed.

C—The C-band wavelengths are available in the Wavelength field.

L—The L-band wavelengths are available in the Wavelength field.

Even/Odd

Sets the wavelengths available for provisioning for MXP_2.5G_10E_C and MXP_2.5G_10E_L cards. (This field does not apply to MXP_2.5G_10G or MXP_2.5G_10E cards.)

Even—Displays even C-band or L-band wavelengths in the Wavelength field.

Odd—Displays odd C-band or L-band wavelengths in the Wavelength field.

Wavelength

The wavelength provisioned for the trunk.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths in 100-GHz ITU-T C-band or L-band spacing, depending on the card that is installed. For MXP_2.5G_10G and MXP_2.5G_10E cards, the wavelengths carried by the card are identified with two asterisks. If the card is not installed, all wavelengths appear with a dark grey background.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G226 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder SONET/SDH Line Thresholds Settings

Purpose

This task changes the SONET (ANSI) or SDH (ETSI) line threshold settings for the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the line threshold settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Table 5-51.


Note In Table 5-51, some parameter tabs or selections do not always apply to all 4x2.5G muxponder cards. If the tabs or selections do not apply, they do not appear in CTC.


Table 5-51 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_LCard Line Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options - ONS 15454
Options - ONS 15454 SDH

Port

(Display only) Port number

1

2

3

4

5 (MXP_2.5G_10G only)

1

2

3

4

5 (MXP_2.5G_10G only)

EB

Path Errored Block indicates that one or more bits are in error within a block

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

CV

Coding violations

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SEFS

(Near End Section or Regeneration Section only) Severely errored framing seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Failure count

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G303 Provision the 4x2.5G Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task changes the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L trunk port alarm and TCA thresholds.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the trunk port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Select TCA (if not already selected), a 15 Min or 1 Day PM interval radio button and then click Refresh.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Step 4 Referring to Table 5-52, verify the trunk port (Port 5) TCA thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.


Table 5-52 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_LTrunk Port TCA Thresholds 

Card
TCA RX
Power High
TCA RX
Power Low
TCA TX
Power High
TCA TX
Power Low

MXP_2.5G_10G

-8 dBm

-18 dBm

7 dBm

-1 dBm

MXP_2.5G_10E

-9 dBm

-18 dBm

9 dBm

0 dBm

MXP_2.5G_10E_C

-9 dBm

-18 dBm

9 dBm

0 dBm

MXP_2.5G_10E_L

-9 dBm

-18 dBm

9 dBm

0 dBm


Step 5 Click Apply.

Step 6 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 7 Referring to Table 5-53, verify the trunk port (Port 5) Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.


Table 5-53 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_LTrunk Port Alarm Thresholds 

Card
Alarm RX
Power High
Alarm RX
Power Low
Alarm TX
Power High
Alarm TX
Power Low

MXP_2.5G_10G

-8 dBm

-20 dBm

4 dBm

2 dBm

MXP_2.5G_10E

-8 dBm

-20 dBm

7 dBm

3 dBm

MXP_2.5G_10E_C

-8 dBm

-20 dBm

7 dBm

3 dBm

MXP_2.5G_10E_L

-8 dBm

-20 dBm

7 dBm

3 dBm


Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G304 Provision the 4x2.5G Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the client port alarm and TCA thresholds for the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

Required

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the client port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs. The TCA thresholds are shown by default.

Step 3 Referring to Table 5-54, verify the client Port N (where N = 1 through 4) TCA thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface at the other end. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.



Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.


Table 5-54 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L Card Client Interfaces TCA Thresholds 

Port Type
(by CTC)
Pluggable Port Module
(SFP)
TCA RX
Power High
TCA RX
Power Low
TCA TX
Power High
TCA TX
Power Low

OC-48

ONS-SE-2G-S1

-3

-18

3

-16

15454-SFP-OC48-IR

0

-18

6

-11

STM-16

ONS-SE-2G-S1

-3

-18

3

-16

15454E-SFP-L.16.1

0

-18

6

-11


Step 4 Repeat Step 3 to provision each additional client port.

Step 5 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 6 Referring to Table 5-55, verify the client Port N (where N = 1 through 4) Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface that is provisioned. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.


Table 5-55 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L Card Client Interfaces Alarm Thresholds 

Port Type
(by CTC)
Pluggable Port Module
(SFP)
Alarm RX
Power High
Alarm RX
Power Low
Alarm TX
Power High
Alarm TX
Power Low

OC-48

ONS-SE-2G-S1

0

-21

0

-13

15454-SFP-OC48-IR

3

-21

3

-8

STM-16

ONS-SE-2G-S1

0

-21

0

-13

15454E-SFP-L.16.1

3

-21

3

-8


Step 7 Click Apply.

Step 8 Repeat Steps 6 and 7 to provision each additional client port.

Step 9 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G228 Change the 4x2.5G Muxponder Line OTN Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line OTN settings for MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, and MXP_2.5G_10E_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L card where you want to change the line OTN settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > OTN tabs, then choose one of the following subtabs: OTN Lines, OTN G.709 Thresholds, FEC Thresholds, or Trail Trace Identifier.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Tables 5-56 through 5-59.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End independently, 15 Min and 1 Day independently, and SM and PM independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-56 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > OTN Lines tab.


Note In Table 5-56, some parameter tabs or values do not always apply to all MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L cards. If the tabs or values do not apply, they do not appear in CTC.


Table 5-56 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L Card Line OTN Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

5 (Trunk)

G.709 OTN

Sets the OTN lines according to ITU-T G.709.

Enable

Disable

FEC

Sets the OTN line FEC mode. FEC mode can be Disabled or Enabled. With the MXP_2.5G_10E card, Enhanced FEC (E-FEC) mode can be enabled to provide greater range and lower bit error rate. E-FEC applies only to the MXP_2.5G_10E card.

Enable—(MXP_2.5G_10G only) FEC is on.

Disable—FEC is off.

Standard—(MXP_2.5G_10E only) FEC is on.

Enhanced—(MXP_2.5G_10E only) Enhanced FEC is on.

SD BER

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

SF BER

(Display only) Sets the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-5

Asynch/Synch Mapping

(MXP_2.5G_10E only) The MXP_2.5G_10E can perform standard ODU multiplexing according to ITU-T G.709. The card uses this to aggregate the four OC-48 client signals.

ODU Multiplex


Table 5-57 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > OTN G.709 Thresholds tab.

Table 5-57 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L ITU-T G.709 Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number

5 (Trunk)

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Note SM (OTUk) is the ITU-T G.709 optical channel transport unit order of k overhead frame used for management and performance monitoring. PM (ODUk) is the ITU-T G.709 optical channel data unit order of k overhead frame unit used for path performance monitoring.

SES

Severely errored seconds. Two types of thresholds can be asserted. Selecting the SM (OTUk) radio button selects FEC, overhead management, and PM using OTUk. Selecting the PM radio button selects path PM using ODUk.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

Failure counter

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Table 5-58 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > FEC Thresholds tab.

Table 5-58 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L FEC Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

5 (Trunk)

Bit Errors Corrected

Displays the number of bit errors corrected during the interval selected. The interval can be set for 15 minutes or one day.

Numeric

Uncorrectable Words

Displays the number of uncorrectable words during the interval selected. The interval can be set for 15 minutes or one day.

Numeric


Table 5-59 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > Trail Trace Identifier tab.

Table 5-59 MXP_2.5G_10G, MXP_2.5G_10E, MXP_2.5G_10E_C, or MXP_2.5G_10E_L Trail Trace Identifier Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

Sets the port number. The trail trace identifier is applicable only to the trunk interface, which handles ITU-T G.709 frames.

5 (Trunk)

Level

Sets the level.

Section

Path

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Disable FDI on TTIM

If a Trace Identifier Mismatch on Section overhead alarm arises because of a J0 overhead string mismatch, no Forward Defect Indication (FDI) signal is sent to the downstream nodes if this box is checked.

Checked (FDI on TTIM is disabled)

Unchecked (FDI on TTIM is not disabled)

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size;
trail trace identifier is 64 bytes in length.

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 minutes.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


NTP-G99 Modify the 2.5G Data Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds

Purpose

This procedure changes the line and threshold settings for the MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards

G63 Install an SFP or XFP

G277 Provision a Multirate PPM (if necessary)

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate (if necessary)

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task at the node where you want to change the muxponder card settings. If you are already logged in, proceed to Step 2.

Step 2 As needed, complete the "NTP-G103 Back Up the Database" procedure to preserve the existing transmission settings.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

G236 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Client Line Settings

G237 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Distance Extension Settings

G238 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder SONET (OC-48)/SDH (STM-16) Settings

G239 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Section Trace Settings

G240 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder SONET or SDH Line Thresholds

G321 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Line Thresholds for 1G Ethernet or 1G FC/FICON Payloads

G307 Provision the 2.5G Data Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G308 Provision the 2.5G Data Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G370 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings


Note To use the Alarm Profiles tab, including creating alarm profiles and suppressing alarms, see Chapter 9 "Manage Alarms."


Stop. You have completed this procedure.


DLP-G236 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Client Line Settings

Purpose

This task changes the client line settings for MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the line settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Client tabs. Tabs and parameter selections vary according to PPM provisioning.


Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.


Step 3 Modify any of the settings for the Client tab as described in Table 5-60.

Table 5-60 MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G Card Client Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

1

2

Port Name

The user can assign a logical name for each of the ports shown by filling in this field.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Note You can provision a string (port name) for each fiber channel/FICON interface on the MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G cards, which allows the MDS Fabric Manager to create a link association between that SAN port and a SAN port on a Cisco MDS 9000 switch.

Admin State

Sets the port service state unless network conditions prevent the change. For more information about administrative states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS (ANSI) or Unlocked (ETSI)

OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI)

OOS,MT (ANSI) or Locked,maintenance (ETSI)

Service State

Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR (ANSI) or Unlocked-enabled (ETSI)

OOS-AU,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked-disabled,
automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI)

OOS-MA,MT (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,maintenance (ETSI)

ALS Mode

Sets the ALS function.

Disabled (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Auto Restart: (MXP_MR_2.5G only) ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. It automatically restarts when the conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

Reach

Displays the optical reach distance of the client port.

The reach distances that appear in the drop-down list depend on the card:

Autoprovision—The system to automatically provision the reach from the pluggable port module (PPM) reach value on the hardware.

SX—Short laser wavelength on multimode fiber optic cable for a maximum length of 550 meters. The operating wavelength range is 770-860 nm.

LX—Long wavelength for a long haul fiber optic cable for a maximum length of 10 km. The operating wavelength range is 1270-1355 nm.

CX—Two pairs of 150-ohm shielded twisted pair cable for a maximum length of 25 meters.

T—Four pairs of Category 5 Unshielded Twisted Pair cable for a maximum length of 100 meters.

DX—Single mode up to 40 km. The operating wavelength range is 1430-1580 nm.

HX—Single mode up to 40 km. The operating wavelength range is 1280-1335 nm.

ZX—Extended wavelength single-mode optical fiber for up to 100 km. The operating wavelength range is 1500-1580 nm.

VX—Single mode up to 100 km. The operating wavelength range is 1500-1580 nm.

Wavelength

Displays the wavelength of the client port.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths:850 nm through 1560.61 nm; 100-GHz ITU spacing; CWDM spacing


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G237 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Distance Extension Settings

Purpose

This task changes the distance extension settings for MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note Distance extension settings can be changed only if the facilities are out of service (OOS,DSBLD).



Note The distance extension parameters only apply to client ports (Ports 1 to 8) and not to the trunk ports (Port 9 for MXP_MR_2.5G card or Ports 9 and 10 for the MXPP_MR_2.5G card).



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the distance extension settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Client tabs. A client port must be provisioned for the tab to be present.


Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual


Step 3 Locate the Trunk port table row and verify that the Service State column value is OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI). If yes, continue with Step 4. If not, complete the following substeps:

a. Click the Admin State table cell and choose OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,Maintenance (ETSI).

b. Click Apply, then Yes.

Step 4 Click the Provisioning > Line > Distance Extension tabs. Tabs and parameter selections vary according to PPM provisioning.

Step 5 Modify any of the settings for the Distance Extension tab as described in Table 5-61.

Table 5-61 MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G Card Line Distance Extension Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number

1

2

Enable Distance Extension

Allows end-to-end distances of up to 1600 km for FC1G and up to 800 km for FC2G. If Distance Extension is enabled, set the connected Fibre Channel switches to Interop or Open Fabric mode, depending on the Fibre Channel switch. By default, the MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G card will interoperate with the Cisco Multilayer Director Switch (MDS) storage products.

Checked or unchecked

Auto Detect Credits

Allows automatic detection of buffer credits for Fibre Channel flow control.

Checked or unchecked

Credits Available

(Display only) Displays the number of buffer credits available.

Numeric (range depends on the client equipment attached to the card)

Autoadjust GFP Buffer Threshold

Allows the threshold of the generic framing procedure (GFP) buffer between two MXP_MR_2.5G or two MXPP_MR_2.5G cards to be automatically adjusted.

Checked or unchecked

GFP Buffers Available

Displays the number of GFP buffers available between two MXP_MR_2.5G or two MXPP_MR_2.5G cards.

Numeric


Step 6 Click Apply.

Step 7 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G238 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder SONET (OC-48)/SDH (STM-16) Settings

Purpose

This task changes the SONET (OC-48) or SDH (STM-16) settings for MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note SONET (OC-48)/SDH (STM-16) settings apply only to the trunk ports (Port 9 for the MXP_MR_2.5G card and Ports 9 and 10 for the MXPP_MR_2.5G card.)



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the OC-48/STM-64 settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > SONET (ANSI) or SDH (ETSI). Tabs and parameter selections vary according to PPM provisioning.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings for the SONET or SDH tab as described in Table 5-62.

Table 5-62 MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G Card Line SONET or SDH Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

9 (trunk for MXP_MR_2.5G) or 9 and 10 (trunks for MXPP_MR_2.5G)

Port Name

Provides the ability to assign the specified port a name.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/ special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Admin State

Sets the port service state unless network conditions prevent the change. For more information about administrative states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS (ANSI) or Unlocked (ETSI)

IS,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked,automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI)

OOS,MT (ANSI) or Locked,maintenance (ETSI)

Service State

(Display only) Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR (ANSI) or Unlocked-enabled (ETSI)

OOS-AU,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked-disabled,
automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI)

OOS-MA,MT (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,maintenance (ETSI)

SF BER1

Sets the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-3

1E-4

1E-5

SD BER1

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

ALS Mode

Sets the ALS function mode. The DWDM transmitter supports ALS according to ITU-T G.644 (06/99). ALS can be disabled or can be set for one of three mode options.

Disable (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Auto Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. It automatically restarts when the conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

AINS Soak

Sets the automatic in-service soak period. Double-click the time and use the up and down arrows to change settings.

Duration of valid input signal, in hh.mm format, after which the card becomes in service (IS) automatically

0 to 48 hours, 15-minute increments

Type

The optical transport type.

SONET (ANSI)

SDH (ETSI)

SyncMsgIn

Sets the EnableSync card parameter. Enables synchronization status messages (S1 byte), which allow the node to choose the best timing source.

Checked or unchecked

Send DoNotUse

Sets the Send DoNotUse card state. When checked, sends a DUS message on the S1 byte.

Checked or unchecked

ProvidesSync

Sets the ProvidesSync card parameter. If checked, the card is provisioned as an NE timing reference.

Checked or unchecked

1 SF BER and SD BER thresholds apply only to trunk ports (Port 9 for MXP_MR_2.5G and Ports 9 and 10 for MXPP_MR_2.5G).


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G239 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Section Trace Settings

Purpose

This task changes the section trace settings for MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the section trace settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Section Trace tabs. Tabs and parameter selections vary according to PPM provisioning.


Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.


Step 3 Modify any of the settings in the Section Trace tab as described in Table 5-63.

Table 5-63 MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G Card Line Section Trace Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

9 (trunk port for MXP_MR_2.5G)

9 and 10 (trunk ports for MXPP_MR_2.5G)

Received Trace Mode

Sets the received trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Disable AIS/RDI on TIM-S

If an TIM on Section overhead alarm arises because of a J0 overhead string mismatch, no alarm indication signal is sent to downstream nodes if this box is checked.

Checked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is disabled)

Unchecked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is not disabled)

Transmit Section Trace String Size

Sets the trace string size.

1 byte

16 byte

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 seconds.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G370 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

Purpose

This task changes the trunk wavelength settings for the MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the trunk wavelength settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Wavelength Trunk Settings tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings as described in Table 5-64.

Table 5-64 MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G Card Wavelength Trunk Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

9 (Trunk)

10 (Trunk) (MXPP_MR_2.5G only)

Band

(Display only) Indicates the wavelength band that can be provisioned.

C—Only the C band is available

Even/Odd

Sets the wavelengths available for provisioning. This field does not apply to MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G cards

Wavelength

The wavelength provisioned for the trunk.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths in 100-GHz ITU-T, C-band spacing. If the card is installed, the wavelengths it carries are identified with two asterisks. Other wavelengths have a dark grey background. If the card is not installed, all wavelengths appear with a dark grey background.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G240 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder SONET or SDH Line Thresholds

Purpose

This task changes the SONET or SDH line threshold settings for MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the line threshold settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > SONET Thresholds (ANSI) or SDH Thresholds (ETSI) tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings as shown in Table 5-65.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End independently, 15 Min and 1 Day independently, and Line and Section independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note In Table 5-65, some parameters or options do not apply to all MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G cards. If the parameters or options do not apply, they do not appear in CTC.


Table 5-65 MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G Card Line Threshold Settings 

Field
Description
ONS 15454 Options
ONS 15454 SDH Options

Port

(Display only) Port number

9 (MXP_MR_2.5G)

9 and 10 (MXPP_MR_2.5G)

9 (MXP_MR_2.5G)

9 and 10 (MXPP_MR_2.5G)

EB

Path Errored Block indicates that one or more bits are in error within a block

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

CV

Coding violations

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SEFS

(Section or Regeneration Section only) Severely errored framing seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Section only

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Failure count

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Section only

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Section only

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Regeneration Section (only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G321 Change the 2.5G Data Muxponder Line Thresholds for 1G Ethernet or 1G FC/FICON Payloads

Purpose

This task changes the line threshold settings for MXP_MR_10G and MXPP_MR_2.5G transponder cards carrying the 1G Ethernet or 1G FC/FICON payloads.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Display the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the line threshold settings in card view.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > RMON Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Click Create. The Create Threshold dialog box appears.

Step 4 From the Port drop-down list, choose the applicable port.

Step 5 From the Variable drop-down list, choose an Ethernet variable. See Table 5-66 for a list of available Ethernet variables.

Table 5-66 MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR 2.5G Card 1G Ethernet or 1G, 2G FC/FICON Variables  

Variable
Description

ifInOctets

Number of bytes received since the last counter reset.

rxTotalPkts

Total number of receive packets.

ifInDiscards

Number of inbound packets that were chosen to be discarded even though no errors had been detected to prevent their being deliverable to a higher-layer protocol.

ifInErrors

Total number of receive errors.

ifOutOctets

The total number of octets transmitted out of the interface, including framing characters.

txTotalPkts

Total number of transmitted packets.

ifOutDiscards

Number of outbound packets that were chosen to be discarded even though no errors had been detected to prevent their being transmitted.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesTruncated

Total number of frames received that are less than 5 bytes. This value is a part of high-level data link control (HDLC) and GFP port statistics.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesTooLong

Number of received frames that exceed the maximum transmission unit (MTU). This value is part of HDLC and GFP port statistics.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesBadCRC

Number of receive data frames with payload cyclic redundancy check (CRC) errors when HDLC framing is used.

mediaIndStatsTxFramesBadCRC

Number of transmitted data frames with payload CRC errors when HDLC framing is used.

8b10bInvalidOrderedSets

Number of 8b10b disparity violations on the Fibre Channel line side.

8b10bStatsEncodingDispErrors

Number of 8b10b disparity violations on the Fibre Channel line side.


Step 6 From the Alarm Type drop-down list, indicate whether the event will be triggered by the rising threshold, the falling threshold, or both the rising and falling thresholds.

Step 7 From the Sample Type drop-down list, choose either Relative or Absolute. Relative restricts the threshold to use the number of occurrences in the user-set sample period. Absolute sets the threshold to use the total number of occurrences, regardless of time period.

Step 8 Type in an appropriate number of seconds for the Sample Period.

Step 9 Type in the appropriate number of occurrences for the Rising Threshold.

For a rising type of alarm, the measured value must move from below the falling threshold to above the rising threshold. For example, if a network is running below a rising threshold of 1000 collisions every 15 seconds and a problem causes 1001 collisions in 15 seconds, the excess occurrences trigger an alarm.

Step 10 Enter the appropriate number of occurrences in the Falling Threshold field. In most cases a falling threshold is set lower than the rising threshold.

A falling threshold is the counterpart to a rising threshold. When the number of occurrences is above the rising threshold and then drops below a falling threshold, it resets the rising threshold. For example, when the network problem that caused 1001 collisions in 15 seconds subsides and creates only 799 collisions in 15 seconds, occurrences fall below a falling threshold of 800 collisions. This resets the rising threshold so that if network collisions again spike over a 1000 per 15-second period, an event again triggers when the rising threshold is crossed. An event is triggered only the first time a rising threshold is exceeded (otherwise, a single network problem might cause a rising threshold to be exceeded multiple times and cause a flood of events).

Step 11 Click OK.

Step 12 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G307 Provision the 2.5G Data Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task changes the MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G trunk port alarm and TCA thresholds.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note Throughout this task, trunk port refers to Port 9 (MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G) and Port 10 (MXPP_MR_2.5G only).



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the trunk port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Step 3 Verify the trunk port TCA thresholds for RX Power High is -9 dBm and for RX Power Low is -23 dBm. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

Step 4 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.


Step 5 Verify the trunk port Alarm thresholds for RX Power High is -7 dBm and for RX Power Low is -26 dBm. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

Step 6 Click Apply.

Step 7 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G308 Provision the 2.5G Data Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the client port alarm and TCA thresholds for the MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

Required

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_2.5G or MXPP_MR_2.5G card where you want to change the client port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs. The TCA thresholds are shown by default.

Step 3 Referring to Table 5-67, verify the client port (Ports 1 through 8) TCA thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface at the other end. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.



Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.


Table 5-67 MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G Card Client Interface TCA Thresholds 

Port Type
(by CTC)
Pluggable Port Module (XFP)
TCA RX
Power Low
TCA RX
Power High
TCA TX
Power Low
TCA TX
Power High

FC1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-17

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

FC2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-15

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

FICON1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-17

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

FICON2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-17

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

ONE_GE

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-17

0

-16

3

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-20

-3

-16

3

ESCON

ONS-SE-200-MM

-21

-14

-32

-11


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Repeat Steps 3 and 4 to provision each additional client port.

Step 6 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 7 Referring to Table 5-68, verify the client port (Ports 1 through 8) Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface that is provisioned. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

Table 5-68 MXP_MR_2.5G and MXPP_MR_2.5G Card Client Interface Alarm Thresholds 

Port Type
(by CTC)
Pluggable Port Module (XFP)
Alarm RX
Power Low
Alarm RX
Power High
Alarm TX
Power Low
Alarm TX
Power High

FC1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FC2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-18

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FICON1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FICON2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

ONE_GE

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

ESCON

ONS-SE-200-MM

-24

-11

-35

-8


Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Repeat Steps 7 and 8 to provision each additional client port. When you have finished provisioning client ports, continue with Step 10.

Step 10 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


NTP-G148 Modify the 10G Data Muxponder Card Line Settings and PM Parameter Thresholds

Purpose

This procedure changes the line and threshold settings for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards

G63 Install an SFP or XFP

G277 Provision a Multirate PPM (if necessary)

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate (if necessary)

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task at the node where you want to change the muxponder card settings. If you are already logged in, proceed to Step 2.

Step 2 As needed, complete the "NTP-G103 Back Up the Database" procedure to preserve the existing transmission settings.

Step 3 Perform any of the following tasks as needed:

G333 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Client Line Settings

G334 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Distance Extension Settings

G340 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

G335 Change the 10G Data Muxponder SONET (OC-192)/SDH (STM-64) Settings

G336 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Section Trace Settings

G341 Change the 10G Data Muxponder SONET or SDH Line Thresholds

G337 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Line RMON Thresholds for Ethernet, 1G FC/FICON, or ISC/ISC3 Payloads

G338 Provision the 10G Data Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G339 Provision the 10G Data Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G366 Change the 10G Data Muxponder OTN Settings


Note To use the Alarm Profiles tab, including creating alarm profiles and suppressing alarms, see Chapter 9 "Manage Alarms."


Stop. You have completed this procedure.


DLP-G333 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Client Line Settings

Purpose

This task changes the line settings for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the line settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Client tabs. Tabs and parameter selections vary according to PPM provisioning.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings for the Client tab as described in Table 5-69.

Table 5-69 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L Card Line Client Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

1 through 8

Port Name

The user can assign a logical name for each of the ports shown by filling in this field.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/ special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Note You can provision a string (port name) for each fiber channel/FICON interface on the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards, which allows the MDS Fabric Manager to create a link association between that SAN port and a SAN port on a Cisco MDS 9000 switch.

Admin State

Sets the port service state unless network conditions prevent the change. For more information about administrative states, refer to the Appendix B, "Administrative and Service States" in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS (ANSI) or Unlocked (ETSI)

OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI)

OOS,MT (ANSI) or Locked,maintenance (ETSI)

Service State

(Display only) Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to Appendix B, "Administrative and Service States" in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR (ANSI) or Unlocked-enabled (ETSI)

OOS-AU,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked-disabled,
automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI)

OOS-MA,MT (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,maintenance (ETSI)

ALS Mode

Sets the ALS function mode.

Disabled (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

Reach

Sets the optical reach distance of the client port.

The reach distances that appear in the drop-down list depend on the card:

Autoprovision—The system to automatically provision the reach from the pluggable port module (PPM) reach value on the hardware.

SX—Short laser wavelength on multimode fiber optic cable for a maximum length of 550 meters. The operating wavelength range is 770-860 nm.)

LX—Long wavelength for a long haul fiber optic cable for a maximum length of 10 km. The operating wavelength range is 1270-1355 nm.)

CX—Two pairs of 150-ohm shielded twisted pair cable for a maximum length of 25 meters.)

T—Four pairs of Category 5 Unshielded Twisted Pair cable for a maximum length of 100 meters.)

DX—Single mode up to 40 km. The operating wavelength range is 1430-1580 nm.)

HX—Single mode up to 40 km. The operating wavelength range is 1280-1335 nm.)

ZX—Extended wavelength single-mode optical fiber for up to 100 km. The operating wavelength range is 1500-1580 nm.)

VX—Single mode up to 100 km. The operating wavelength range is 1500-1580 nm.)

Wavelength

Displays the wavelength of the client port.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths:
850 nm through 1560.61 nm
100-GHz ITU spacing
CWDM spacing

Squelch

Shuts down the far-end laser in response to certain defects. (Squelch does not apply to ISC COMPACT payloads.)

Squelch

Disable


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G334 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Distance Extension Settings

Purpose

This task changes the distance extension settings for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L muxponder card ports provisioned for Fibre Channel or FICON payloads.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note The distance extension parameters only apply to client ports (Ports 1 to 8) and not to the trunk port (Port 9).



Note The Client port must be in the OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI) state in order to change the Distance Extension Settings.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the distance extension settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Distance Extension tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings as described in Table 5-70.

Table 5-70 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L Card Line Distance Extension Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number. Up to eight ports might appear based on the number of pluggable port modules that are provisioned.

Enable Distance Extension

Allows end-to-end distances of up to 1600 km for FC1G and up to 800 km for FC2G. If Distance Extension is enabled, set the connected Fibre Channel switches to Interop or Open Fabric mode, depending on the Fibre Channel switch. By default, the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L card will interoperate with the Cisco MDS storage products.

Checked—Distance extension is enabled.

Unchecked—Distance extension is not enabled.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G340 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Trunk Wavelength Settings

Purpose

This task changes the trunk wavelength settings for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the trunk wavelength settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Wavelength Trunk Settings tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings for the Wavelength Trunk Settings tab as described in Table 5-71.

Table 5-71 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L Card Wavelength Trunk Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

Port 9 (Trunk)

Band

Indicates the wavelength band that can be provisioned. The field is display-only when a physical MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L is installed. If the card is provisioned in CTC only, you can provision the band for the card that will be installed.

C—The C-band wavelengths are available in the Wavelength field.

L—The L-band wavelengths are available in the Wavelength field.

Even/Odd

Sets the wavelengths available for provisioning.

Even—Displays even C-band or L-band wavelengths in the Wavelength field.

Odd—Displays odd C-band or L-band wavelengths in the Wavelength field.

Wavelength

The wavelength provisioned for the trunk.

First Tunable Wavelength

Further wavelengths in 100-GHz ITU spacing


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G335 Change the 10G Data Muxponder SONET (OC-192)/SDH (STM-64) Settings

Purpose

This task changes the OC-192 (ANSI)/STM-64 (ETSI) settings for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the SONET (OC-192)/SDH (STM-64) settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > SONET (ANSI) or SDH (ETSI). Tabs and parameter selections vary according to PPM provisioning.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings as described in Table 5-72.

Table 5-72 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L Card Line SONET or SDH Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

9 (Trunk)

Port Name

Provides the ability to assign the specified port a name.

User-defined. Name can be up to 32 alphanumeric/ special characters. Blank by default.

See the "DLP-G104 Assign a Name to a Port" task.

Admin State

Sets the port service state unless network conditions prevent the change. For more information about administrative states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS (ANSI) or Unlocked (ETSI)

IS,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked,automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked,disabled (ETSI)

OOS,MT (ANSI) or Locked,maintenance (ETSI)

Service State

(Display only) Identifies the autonomously generated state that gives the overall condition of the port. Service states appear in the format: Primary State-Primary State Qualifier, Secondary State. For more information about service states, refer to the "Administrative and Service States" appendix in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.

IS-NR (ANSI) or Unlocked-enabled (ETSI)

OOS-AU,AINS (ANSI) or Unlocked-disabled,
automaticInService (ETSI)

OOS-MA,DSBLD (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,disabled (ETSI)

OOS-MA,MT (ANSI) or Locked-enabled,maintenance (ETSI)

SF BER1

Sets the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-3

1E-4

1E-5

SD BER1

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

Type

The optical transport type.

SONET (ANSI)

SDH (ETSI)

ALS Mode

Sets the ALS function mode. The DWDM transmitter supports ALS according to ITU-T G.644 (06/99). ALS can be disabled or can be set for one of three mode options.

Disabled (default): ALS is off; the laser is not automatically shut down when traffic outages (LOS) occur.

Auto Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. It automatically restarts when the conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart: ALS is on; the laser automatically shuts down when traffic outages (LOS) occur. However, the laser must be manually restarted when conditions that caused the outage are resolved.

Manual Restart for Test: Manually restarts the laser for testing.

AINS Soak

Sets the automatic in-service soak period. Double-click the time and use the up and down arrows to change settings.

Duration of valid input signal, in hh.mm format, after which the card becomes in service (IS) automatically

0 to 48 hours, 15-minute increments

ProvidesSync

Sets the ProvidesSync card parameter. If checked, the card is provisioned as a NE timing reference.

Checked or unchecked

SyncMsgIn

Sets the EnableSync card parameter. Enables synchronization status messages (S1 byte), which allow the node to choose the best timing source.

Checked or unchecked

Send DoNotUse

Sets the Send DoNotUse card state. When checked, sends a DUS (do not use) message on the S1 byte.

Checked or unchecked

1 SF BER and SD BER thresholds apply only to trunk ports (Port 9 for MXP_MR_2.5G and Ports 9 and 10 for MXPP_MR_2.5G).


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G336 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Section Trace Settings

Purpose

This task changes the section trace settings for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the section trace settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line > Section Trace tabs. Tabs and parameter selections vary according to PPM provisioning.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings in the Section Trace tab as described in Table 5-73.

Table 5-73 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L Card Line Section Trace Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

9 (trunk only)

Received Trace Mode

Sets the received trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Disable AIS/RDI on TIM-S

If a TIM on section overhead alarm arises because of a J0 overhead string mismatch, no alarm indication signal is sent to downstream nodes if this box is checked.

Checked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is disabled)

Unchecked (AIS/RDI on TIM-S is not disabled)

Transmit Section Trace String Size

Sets the trace string size.

1 byte

16 byte

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or select the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size

Auto-refresh

If checked, automatically refreshes the display every 5 seconds.

Checked/unchecked (default)


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G341 Change the 10G Data Muxponder SONET or SDH Line Thresholds

Purpose

This task changes the SONET or SDH line threshold settings for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L muxponder cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the line threshold settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > SONET Thresholds (ANSI) or SDH Thresholds (ETSI) tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings as shown in Table 5-74.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End independently; 15 Min and 1 Day independently; and Line and Section independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note In Table 5-74, some parameters and options do not apply to all MXP_MR_10DME cards. If the parameter or options do not apply, they do not appear in CTC.


Table 5-74 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_LCard Line Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options - ONS 15454
Options - ONS 15454 SDH

Port

(Display only) Port number

9 (Trunk)

9 (Trunk)

EB

Path Errored Block indicates that one or more bits are in error within a block

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

CV

Coding violations

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

SEFS

(Near End Section or Regeneration Section only) Severely errored framing seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

FC

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Failure count

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

UAS

(Line or Multiplex Section only) Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Line or Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.

Numeric. Threshold display options include:

Direction—Near End or Far End

Interval—15 Min (minutes) or 1 day

Types—Multiplex Section or Regeneration Section (near end only)

Choose an option in each category and click Refresh.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G337 Change the 10G Data Muxponder Line RMON Thresholds for Ethernet, 1G FC/FICON, or ISC/ISC3 Payloads

Purpose

This task changes the line threshold settings for MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards carrying Ethernet, FC/FICON, or ISC/ISC3 payloads.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), display the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the line threshold settings in card view.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Line Thresholds > RMON Thresholds tabs.

Step 3 Click Create. The Create Threshold dialog box appears.

Step 4 From the Port drop-down list, choose the applicable port, either the payload port, for example "1-1 (ONE_GE)", or the equivalent ITU-T G.7041 GFP (Generic Frame Procedure) port.

Step 5 From the Variable drop-down list, choose an Ethernet, FC, FICON, or ISC variable. See Table 5-75 for a list of available Ethernet variables, Table 5-76 for a list of FC and FICON variables, Table 5-77 for a list of ISC and ISC3 variables, and Table 5-78 for a list of GFP variables..

Table 5-75 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L Ethernet Variables 

Variable
Description

ifInOctets

Number of bytes received since the last counter reset.

rxTotalPkts

Total number of receive packets.

ifInErrors

Total number of receive errors.

ifOutOctets

The total number of octets transmitted out of the interface, including framing characters.

txTotalPkts

Total number of transmitted packets.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesTruncated

Total number of frames received that are less than 5 bytes. This value is a part of HDLC and GFP port statistics.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesTooLong

Number of received frames that exceed the MTU1 . This value is part of HDLC and GFP port statistics.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesBadCRC

Number of receive data frames with payload CRC errors when HDLC framing is used.

mediaIndStatsTxFramesBadCRC

Number of transmitted data frames with payload CRC errors when HDLC framing is used.

8b10bInvalidOrderedSetsDispErrorsSum

Number of code violations/running disparity errors in the 8b/10b encoded characters received.

1 Frames larger than the MTU, including Jumbo frames, pass through. The MTU, however, is not specified by the user.


Table 5-76 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L FC/FICON Variables 

Variable
Description

ifInOctets

Number of bytes received since the last counter reset.

rxTotalPkts

Total number of receive packets.

ifInErrors

Total number of receive errors.

ifOutOctets

The total number of octets transmitted out of the interface, including framing characters.

txTotalPkts

Total number of transmitted packets.

ifOutOversizePkts

Total number of oversized packets output from the interface.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesTruncated

Total number of frames received that are less than 5 bytes. This value is a part of HDLC and GFP port statistics.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesTooLong

Number of received frames that exceed the MTU. This value is part of HDLC and GFP port statistics.

mediaIndStatsRxFramesBadCRC

Number of receive data frames with payload CRC errors when HDLC framing is used.

mediaIndStatsTxFramesBadCRC

Number of transmitted data frames with payload CRC errors when HDLC framing is used.

fcStatsZeroTxCredits

This is a count that increments when the FC/FICON Tx credits go from a non-zero value to zero.

fcStatsRxRecvrReady

Number of received RDY (Receive Ready) order set.

fcStatsTxRecvrReady

Number of transmitted RDY (Receive Ready) order set.

8b10bInvalidOrderedSetsDispErrorsSum

Number of Code Violations/Running Disparity errors in the 8b/10b encoded characters received


Table 5-77 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L ISC and ISC3 Variables 

Variable
Description

ifInOctets

Number of bytes received since the last counter reset.

rxTotalPkts

Total number of receive packets.

ifOutOctets

The total number of octets transmitted out of the interface, including framing characters.

txTotalPkts

Total number of transmitted packets.

8b10bInvalidOrderedSetsDispErrorsSum

Number of Code Violations/Running Disparity errors in the 8b/10b encoded characters received.


Table 5-78 MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L GFP RMON Variables 

Variable
Description

gfpStatsRxSBitErrors

Received generic framing protocol (GFP) frames with single bit errors in the core header (these errors are correctable).

gfpStatsRxTypeInvalid

Received GFP frames with invalid type (these are discarded). For example, receiving GFP frames that contain Ethernet data when we expect Fibre Channel data.

gfpStatsRxSblkCRCErrors

Total number of superblock CRC errors with the receive transparent GFP frame. A transparent GFP frame has multiple superblocks which each contain Fibre Channel data.

gfpStatsCSFRaised

Number of Rx client management frames with Client Signal Fail indication.

gfpStatsLFDRaised

The number of Core HEC CRC Multiple Bit Errors.

Note This count is only for cHEC multiple bit error when in frame. It is a count of when the state machine goes out of frame.


Step 6 From the Alarm Type drop-down list, indicate whether the event will be triggered by the rising threshold, the falling threshold, or both the rising and falling thresholds.

Step 7 From the Sample Type drop-down list, choose either Relative or Absolute. Relative restricts the threshold to use the number of occurrences in the user-set sample period. Absolute sets the threshold to use the total number of occurrences, regardless of time period.

Step 8 Type in an appropriate number of seconds for the Sample Period.

Step 9 Type in the appropriate number of occurrences for the Rising Threshold.

For a rising type of alarm, the measured value must move from below the falling threshold to above the rising threshold. For example, if a network is running below a rising threshold of 1000 collisions every 15 seconds and a problem causes 1001 collisions in 15 seconds, the excess occurrences trigger an alarm.

Step 10 Enter the appropriate number of occurrences in the Falling Threshold field. In most cases a falling threshold is set lower than the rising threshold.

A falling threshold is the counterpart to a rising threshold. When the number of occurrences is above the rising threshold and then drops below a falling threshold, it resets the rising threshold. For example, when the network problem that caused 1001 collisions in 15 seconds subsides and creates only 799 collisions in 15 seconds, occurrences fall below a falling threshold of 800 collisions. This resets the rising threshold so that if network collisions again spike over a 1000 per 15-second period, an event again triggers when the rising threshold is crossed. An event is triggered only the first time a rising threshold is exceeded (otherwise, a single network problem might cause a rising threshold to be exceeded multiple times and cause a flood of events).

Step 11 Click OK.


Note To view all RMON thresholds, click Show All RMON thresholds.


Step 12 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G338 Provision the 10G Data Muxponder Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task changes the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L trunk port alarm and TCA thresholds.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C or MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the trunk port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs.


Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.


Step 3 If TCA is not selected, click TCA and then click Refresh. If it is selected, continue with Step 4.

Step 4 Verify the trunk port (Port 9) TCA thresholds are set at the values shown as follows. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

RX Power High: -9 dBm

RX Power Low: -18 dBm

TX Power High: 9 dBm

TX Power Low: 0 dBm

Step 5 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.


Step 6 Verify the trunk port (Port 9) Alarm thresholds are set at the values shown as follows. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

RX Power High: -8 dBm

RX Power Low: -20 dBm

TX Power High: 7 dBm

TX Power Low: 3 dBm

Step 7 Click Apply.

Step 8 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G339 Provision the 10G Data Muxponder Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

Purpose

This task provisions the client port alarm and TCA thresholds for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G278 Provision the Optical Line Rate

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

Required

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the client port alarm and TCA settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Optics Thresholds tabs. The TCA thresholds are shown by default.

Step 3 Referring to Table 5-79, verify the client ports (Ports 1 through 8) TCA thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface at the other end. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.


Note Do not modify the Laser Bias parameters.



Note You must modify 15 Min and 1 Day independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.



Note The hardware device that plugs into a TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, or ADM-10G card faceplate to provide a fiber interface to the card is called a Small Form-factor Pluggable (SFP or XFP). In CTC, SFPs and XFPs are called pluggable port modules (PPMs). SFPs/XFPs are hot-swappable input/output devices that plug into a port to link the port with the fiber-optic network. Multirate PPMs have provisionable port rates and payloads. For more information about SFPs and XFPs, refer to the "Transponder and Muxponder Cards" chapter in the Cisco ONS 15454 DWDM Reference Manual.


Table 5-79 MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L Card Client Interfaces TCA Thresholds 

PPM Port Rate
Pluggable Port Module
(XFP)
TCA RX
Power High
TCA RX
Power Low
TCA TX
Power High
TCA TX
Power Low

FC1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

0

-17

3

-16

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-3

-20

3

-16

FC2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

0

-15

3

-16

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-3

-20

3

-16

FICON1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

0

-17

3

-16

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-3

-20

3

-16

FICON2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

0

-17

3

-16

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-3

-20

3

-16

ISC3 PEER 1G

ISC3 PEER 2G

ONS-SE-G2F-SX

0

-17

3

-16

ONS-SE-G2F-LX

0

-20

3

-16

FC4G

ONS-SE-4G-MM

0

-12

4

-15

ONS-SE-4G-SM

-1

-15

4

-15

FICON4G

ONS-SE-4G-MM

0

-12

4

-15

ONS-SE-4G-SM

-1

-15

4

-15


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Repeat Steps 3 and 4 to provision each additional client port.

Step 6 Under Types, click the Alarm radio button and click Refresh.

Step 7 Referring to Table 5-80, verify the client port (Ports 1 through 8) Alarm thresholds for RX Power High, RX Power Low, TX Power High, and TX Power Low based on the client interface that is provisioned. Provision new thresholds as needed by double-clicking the threshold value you want to change, deleting it, entering a new value, and press Enter.

Table 5-80 MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L Card Client Interface Alarm
Thresholds 

PPM Port Rate
Pluggable Port Module
(XFP)
Alarm RX
Power Low
Alarm RX
Power High
Alarm TX
Power Low
Alarm TX
Power High

FC1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FC2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-18

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FICON1G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FICON2G

15454-SFP-GEFC-SX
15454E-SFP-GEFC-S
ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

15454-SFP-GE+-LX
15454E-SFP-GE+-LX
ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

ISC3 PEER 1G

ISC3 PEER 2G

ONS-SE-G2F-SX

-20

3

-13

-1

ONS-SE-G2F-LX

-23

0

-13

0

FC4G

ONS-SE-4G-MM

-15

3

-11

-1

ONS-SE-4G-SM

-18

2

-11

0

FICON4G

ONS-SE-4G-MM

-15

3

-11

-1

ONS-SE-4G-SM

-18

2

-11

0


Step 8 Click Apply.

Step 9 Repeat Steps 7 and 8 to provision each additional client port.

Step 10 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G366 Change the 10G Data Muxponder OTN Settings

Purpose

This task changes the OTN settings for the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L card where you want to change the OTN settings.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > OTN tabs, then choose one of the following subtabs: OTN Lines, G.709 Thresholds, FEC Thresholds, or Trail Trace Identifier.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings described in Tables 5-81 through 5-84.


Note You must modify Near End and Far End; 15 Min and 1 Day; and SM and PM independently. To do so, choose the appropriate radio button and click Refresh.


Table 5-81 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > OTN Lines tab.

Table 5-81 MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L Card OTN Line Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Displays the port number.

9 (Trunk)

G.709 OTN

Sets the OTN lines according to ITU-T G.709.

Enable

Disable

FEC

Sets the OTN lines to forward error correction (FEC).

Standard

Enhanced

SF BER

(Display only) Sets the signal fail bit error rate.

1E-5

SD BER

Sets the signal degrade bit error rate.

1E-5

1E-6

1E-7

1E-8

1E-9

Asynch/Synch Mapping

Sets how the ODUk (client payload) is mapped to the optical channel (OTUk).

Asynch mapping

Synch mapping


Table 5-82 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > G.709 Thresholds tab.

Table 5-82 MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L Card ITU-T G.709 Threshold Settings

Parameter
Description
Options

Port1

(Display only) Port number.

9 (Trunk)

ES

Errored seconds

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

SES

Severely errored seconds

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

UAS

Unavailable seconds

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

BBE

Background block errors

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

FC

Failure counter

Numeric. Can be set for Near End or Far End, for 15-minute or one-day intervals, or for SM (OTUk) or PM (ODUk). Select a bullet and click Refresh.

1 Latency for a 1G-FC payload without ITU-T G.709 is 4 microseconds, and with ITU-T G.709 is 40 microseconds. Latency for a 2G-FC payload without ITU-T G.709 is 2 microseconds, and with ITU-T G.709 is 20 microseconds. Consider these values when planning a FC network that is sensitive to latency.


Table 5-83 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > FEC Threshold tab.

Table 5-83 MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L Card FEC Threshold Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

2

Bit Errors Corrected

Sets the value for bit errors corrected.

Numeric. Can be set for 15-minute or one-day intervals.

Uncorrectable Words

Sets the value for uncorrectable words.

Numeric. Can be set for 15-minute or one-day intervals.


Table 5-84 describes the values on the Provisioning > OTN > Trail Trace Identifier tab.

Table 5-84 MXP_MR_10DME_C and MXP_MR_10DME_L Card Trail Trace Identifier
Settings 

Parameter
Description
Options

Port

(Display only) Port number.

2

Level

Sets the level.

Section

Path

Received Trace Mode

Sets the trace mode.

Off/None

Manual

Transmit

Displays the current transmit string; sets a new transmit string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Disable FDI on TTIM

If a Trace Identifier Mismatch on Section overhead alarm arises because of a J0 overhead string mismatch, no Forward Defect Indication (FDI) signal is sent to the downstream nodes if this box is checked.

Checked (FDI on TTIM is disabled)

Unchecked (FDI on TTIM is not disabled)

Expected

Displays the current expected string; sets a new expected string. You can click the button on the right to change the display. Its title changes, based on the current display mode. Click Hex to change the display to hexadecimal (button changes to ASCII); click ASCII to change the display to ASCII (button changes to Hex).

String of trace string size

Received

(Display only) Displays the current received string. You can click Refresh to manually refresh this display, or check the Auto-refresh every 5 sec check box to keep this panel updated.

String of trace string size


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


NTP-G165 Modify the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Ethernet Parameters, Line Settings, and PM Thresholds

Purpose

This procedure changes Ethernet, line, and PM threshold settings for the GE_XP and 10GE_XP cards.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G179 Install the TXP, MXP, GE_XP, 10GE_XP, and ADM-10G Cards

G63 Install an SFP or XFP

G379 Change the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card Mode

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 Complete the "DLP-G46 Log into CTC" task at the node where you want to change the card settings. If you are already logged in, continue with Step 2.

Step 2 As needed, complete the "NTP-G103 Back Up the Database" procedure to preserve the existing transmission settings.

Step 3 Verify the card mode:

a. Display the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card in card view.

b. Click the Provisioning > Card tabs.

c. Verify that the card mode is set to the mode designated by your site plan:

L2 over DWDM (GE_XP or 10GE_XP)

10GE TXP (10GE_XP only)

10GE MXP (GE_XP only)

20GE MXP (GE_XP only)

If the card mode is set correctly, continue with Step 4. If not, complete the "DLP-G379 Change the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card Mode" task.

Step 4 Complete the "DLP-G380 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ethernet Settings" task.

Step 5 If the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card mode is L2 over DWDM, complete the following tasks, as needed. If the card mode is not L2 over DWDM, continue with Step 6.

G381 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Layer 2 Protection Settings

G421 Create and Store an SVLAN Database

G382 Add and Remove SVLANS to/from GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ports

G383 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Quality of Service Settings

G384 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP QinQ Settings

G385 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP MAC Filter Settings

Step 6 Complete the following tasks, as needed.

G386 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Trunk Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G387 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Client Port Alarm and TCA Thresholds

G388 Change the GE_XP and 10GE_XP RMON Thresholds

G389 Change the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Optical Transport Network Settings


Note To use the Alarm Profiles tab, including creating alarm profiles and suppressing alarms, see Chapter 9 "Manage Alarms."


Stop. You have completed this procedure.


DLP-G380 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ethernet Settings

Purpose

This task changes the Ethernet settings for the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card where you want to change the Ethernet settings. The card view opens.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Ether Ports > Ethernet tabs.

Step 3 Modify any of the settings for the Ethernet tab as described in Table 5-85. The parameters that appear depend on the card mode.

Table 5-85 10GE_XP or GE_XP Ethernet Settings 

Parameter
Description
Card Mode
Options

Port

(Display only) The Port number (n-n) and rate (GE or TEN_GE).

L2 over DWDM

10GE TXP

10GE MXP

20GE MXP

MTU

The maximum size of the Ethernet frames accepted by the port.

L2 over DWDM

10GE TXP

10GE MXP

20GE MXP

Numeric. Default: 9700

Range 64 to 9216 (jumbo frame)

Mode

Sets the Ethernet mode.

Note: For GE_XP or 10GE_XP cards that are in Y-cable protection groups, Mode must be set to 1000 and 10000 Mbps respectively.

L2 over DWDM

10GE TXP

10GE MXP

20GE MXP

Auto (default)

Display Only

1000 Mbps

10000 Mbps

Note If Mode is set to Auto, the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card expects autonegotiation to be enabled in the subtending shelf.


Note On GE_XP card, the copper Pluggable Port Module (PPM) interface can auto-negotiate and carry traffic even when the peer interface operates at rates other than 1000 Mbps.


Flow Control

Enables/disables flow control messaging with its peer port. When enabled, the port can send and receive PAUSE frames when buffer congestion occurs. When disabled, the PAUSE frames received are discarded.

Note Flow control messaging is symmetric and not negotiated. When flow control is enabled on one port, the other end of the link (peer port) is not considered. That is, even if flow control is disabled on the peer port, the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card will send PAUSE frames.

L2 over DWDM

10GE MXP

10GE TXP

20GE MXP

ON—flow control is enabled.

OFF (default)—flow control is disabled

Display Only

Committed Info Rate

Sets the guaranteed information rate as provided by the service provider service-level agreement.

L2 over DWDM

10GE MXP

20GE MXP

Numeric. Default: 100

Range: 0 to 100%

Committed Burst Size

Sets the maximum number of bits that will be transferred per second.

L2 over DWDM

10GE MXP

20GE MXP

None

4k (default)

8k

16k

32k

64k

128k

256k

512k

1MB

2MB

8MB

16MB

Excess Burst Size

The maximum number of bits that are credited for later transfer in the event the committed burst rate cannot be transmitted.

L2 over DWDM

10GE MXP

20GE MXP

None

4k (default)

8k

16k

32k

64k

128k

256k

512k

1MB

2MB

8MB

16MB

NIM

Sets the port network interface mode (NIM). This parameter classifies port types designed for the Metro Ethernet market to simplify deployment, management, and troubleshooting.

L2 over DWDM

UNI Mode—provisions the port as a user-to-network interface (UNI). This is the interface that faces the subscriber.

NNI Mode—provisions the port as a network-to-network interface. This is the interface that faces the service provider network.

Egress QoS

Enables Quality of Service (QoS) on the port's egress or output queues.

L2 over DWDM

Checked—QoS is enabled on the port's egress queues.

Unchecked—(default) QoS is disabled on the port's egress queues.

MAC Learning

Enables or disables MAC learning for the port. MAC learning is used by Layer 2 switches to learn the MAC addresses of network nodes so the Layer 2 switches send traffic to the right location. Layer 2 switches, including the GE_XP and 10GE_XP cards in L2 over DWDM mode, maintain a MAC learning table that associates the MAC addresses and VLANs with a given port.

Note MAC address table aging is 300 seconds. It cannot be changed.

L2 over DWDM

Checked—MAC learning is enabled for this port.

Unchecked—(default) MAC learning is disabled.

Ingress CoS

Provisions the IEEE 802.1p ingress Class of Service (CoS). The CoS.1p bits set the Ethernet frame priority.

Ingress CoS applies only to ports provisioned as UNI mode. It does not apply to ports provisioned as NNI mode.

L2 over DWDM

0—(default) Sends CoS values 1 through 7 to the priority queue. In other words, frames with CoS settings 1 through 7 have higher priority. 0 is the lowest CoS priority.

1—Sends CoS values 2 through 7 to the priority queue.

2—Sends CoS values 3 through 7 to the priority queue.

3—Sends CoS values 4 through 7 to the priority queue.

4—Sends CoS values 5 through 7 to the priority queue.

5—Sends CoS values 6 and 7 to the priority queue.

6—Sends CoS value 7 to the priority queue.

7—Sends no CoS values to the priority queue. 7 is the highest CoS priority.

Trust—Automatically copies customer VLAN tag into the service provider VLAN tag.

Inner Ethertype (Hex)

Defines the inner Ethertype field. The Ethertype field indicates which protocol is being transported in an Ethernet frame.

The inner Ethertype applies to ports provisioned in UNI mode only. It does not apply to ports provisioned as NNI mode. The ports must be OOS before the inner Ethertype can be provisioned.

L2 over DWDM

Numeric. Default: 8100 (IEEE Std 802.1Q customer VLAN tag type)

Range: 0x0600 to 0xFFFF

Outer Ethertype (Hex)

Defines the outer Ethertype field. The Ethertype field identifies which protocol is being transported in an Ethernet frame.

L2 over DWDM

Numeric. Default: 8100 (IEEE 802.1Q customer VLAN tag type)

Range: 0x0600 to 0xFFFF


Table 5-85 shows the inner and outer Ethertype behavior based on the NIM setting (either NNI mode or UNI mode). When the NIM is set to UNI, and the QinQ mode is set to Selective, the Ethertype behavior depends on the SVLAN/CVLAN operation that is provisioned, either Add or Translate. (QinQ parameters are provisioned in "DLP-G384 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP QinQ Settings" task.)


Note A packet can exit out of any UNI/NNI port if the outermost tag in the packet matches with the SVLAN provisioned on that port. In other words, in the egress path, the inner tags (even if present) of the packet are not matched with the CVLAN provisioned on the port.



Note The Committed Burst Size and Excess Burst Size must be configured based on the expected packet size to ensure that no packets are dropped when Flow Control is enabled. For example, if the CIR is 40% and packet size is 1 KB, the Committed Burst Size and Excess Burst Size should be set to 1 MB.



Note When you set the Committed Info Rate above 40% on 10GE_XP card, the Committed Burst Size and Excess Burst Size must be set to at least 32K. The Committed Burst Size and Excess Burst Size can be increased based on the packet size and Committed Info Rate value.


Table 5-86 Ethertype Behavior 

Port Type/
Ethertype
NNI Mode
UNI Mode
Mode: Transparent
Mode: Selective
Operation: Add
Mode: Selective
Operation: Translate

Inner Ethertype

Not applicable: the outer Ethertype value is used.

Not applicable: all packets are mapped over the SVLAN.

Working (card-based)

Working (card-based)

Outer Ethertype

Working (per port)

Not applicable: the outer Ethertype is contained in the inner VLAN (same as UNI Selective mode).

Not applicable: the outer Ethertype is the one contained in the inner VLAN.

This cannot be set by port, only by card. The outer Ethertype is automatically set to the inner Ethertype.


Step 4 Click Apply.

Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G381 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Layer 2 Protection Settings

Purpose

This task provisions the Layer 2 protection settings for the 10GE_XP or GE_XP cards when the cards are provisioned in L2 over DWDM mode.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note To perform this task, the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card mode must be L2 over DWDM. To change the card mode, complete the "DLP-G379 Change the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card Mode" task.



Note GE_XP or 10GE_XP Layer 2 protection settings must be planned for the entire VLAN ring. One card in the ring is provisioned as the master card and one port is set to Blocking. The master card coordinates the protection switching for the GE_XP or 10GE_XP VLAN ring.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card where you want to change the protection settings. The card view opens.

Step 2 Click the Provisioning > Protection tabs.

Step 3 In the Status column, modify the port protection status by clicking the appropriate table cell and choosing one of the following from the drop-down list:

Forwarding—Forwards the Ethernet packets that are received by the port.

Blocking—Blocks the Ethernet packets that are received by the port.


Note One port within a VLAN ring must be set to Blocking. All other ports must be set to Forwarding.


Step 4 Check the Master checkbox if you want the card to serve as the protection coordinator for the VLAN ring. If not, continue with Step 5.

Step 5 From the Protection drop-down list, choose one of the following:

Enabled—Enables protection.

Disabled—Disables protection

Forced—Converts all the SVLANs to protected SVLANs irrespective of the SVLAN protection configuration in the SVLAN database. This is applicable to a point-to-point linear topology. The SVLAN protection must be forced to move all SVLANs, including protected and unprotected SVLANs, to the protect path irrespective of provisioned SVLAN attributes.

Step 6 Click Apply.

Step 7 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G507 Enable a Different GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card as the Master Card

Purpose

This task provisions another GE_XP or 10GE_XP card on a stable VLAN ring, to be the master card when the cards are provisioned in L2-over-DWDM mode.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

G381 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Layer 2 Protection Settings

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note To perform this task, the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card must be in L2-over-DWDM mode. To change the card mode, complete the "DLP-G379 Change the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card Mode" task.



Note Do not attempt to change the master card when there is a failure in the FAPS ring.



Note GE_XP and10GE_XP Layer 2 protection must be enabled for the entire VLAN ring. One card in the ring is provisioned as the master card and one of its port is set to Blocking. The master card coordinates the protection switching for the GE_XP or 10GE_XP cards in a VLAN ring.



Note You can choose to enable another card in the ring to be the master card. However, only one card in the ring can be provisioned as master card. Make sure that the provisioning settings on the card that was previously configured as the master are disabled as soon as another card is enabled as the master card.



Step 1 In node view (single-shelf mode) or shelf view (multishelf view), double-click the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card in a VLAN ring where you want to enable master card provisioning. The card view appears. Perform the following steps:

a. Click the Provisioning > Protection tabs.

b. From the Status drop-down list, choose Blocking for a trunk port.


Note One port of the master card within a VLAN ring must be set to Blocking. All other ports must be set to Forwarding.


c. Check the Master check box for the card that serves as the protection coordinator for the VLAN ring.

d. From the Protection drop-down list, choose Enabled.

e. Click Apply.

Step 2 The master card provisioning on the other card must be disabled. Perform the following steps:

a. Click the Provisioning > Protection tabs.

b. Uncheck the Master check box for the card where Master node provisioning must be disabled.

c. Click Apply.

d. From the Protection drop-down list, choose Disabled.

e. Click Apply.

Step 3 The protection on the card that was disabled in Step 2 must be enabled again. Perform the following steps:

a. Click the Provisioning > Protection tabs.

b. From the Protection drop-down list, choose Enabled.

c. Click Apply.

d. From the Status drop-down list, choose Forwarding on both ports.

e. Click Apply.

Step 4 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).


DLP-G382 Add and Remove SVLANS to/from GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ports

Purpose

This task adds or removes service provider VLAN (SVLAN) provisioning to/from GE_XP and 10GE_XP ports. This task only applies to GE_XP and 10GE_XP cards in L2 over DWDM mode.

Tools/Equipment

None

Prerequisite Procedures

G46 Log into CTC

G421 Create and Store an SVLAN Database

Required/As Needed

As needed

Onsite/Remote

Onsite or remote

Security Level

Provisioning or higher



Note To perform this task, the GE_XP or 10GE_XP card mode must be in L2 over DWDM mode. To change the card mode, complete the "DLP-G379 Change the GE_XP or 10GE_XP Card Mode" task.



Note This task can only be performed on ports provisioned as NNI. See the "DLP-G380 Provision the GE_XP and 10GE_XP Ethernet Settings" task.