Cisco ASR 903 Router Chassis Software Configuration Guide, IOS XE Release 3.10S
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Table of Contents

Preface

Objectives

Organization

Related Documentation

Document Conventions

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Preface

This preface describes the objectives and organization of this document and explains how to find additional information on related products and services. This preface contains the following sections:

Objectives

This document provides an overview of software functionality that is specific to the Cisco ASR 900 Series Aggregation Services Routers. It is not intended as a comprehensive guide to all of the software features that can be run using the Cisco ASR 900 Series Aggregation Services Routers, but only the software aspects that are specific to this platform.

Unless otherwise specified the procedures in this document apply to all routers under the Cisco ASR 900 Series Aggregation Services Routers.

For information on general software features that are also available on other Cisco platforms, see the Cisco IOS XE technology guide pertaining to that specific software feature.

Organization

This document contains the following chapters:

 

Chapter
Title
Description

1

Overview

Provides an overview of the Cisco ASR 900 Series Aggregation Services Routers.

2

Using Cisco IOS XE Software

Provides an introduction to accessing the command-line interface (CLI) and using the Cisco software and related tools.

3

Console Port, Telnet, and SSH Handling

Provides an overview and configuration options for the handling of incoming console port, telnet, and SSH traffic.

4

Configuring the Route Switch Processor

Provides information on configuring Route Switch Processors (RSPs).

5

Configuring Clocking and Timing

Provides information on configuring clocking and timing features.

6

Configuring Ethernet Interfaces

Provides information on configuring the Ethernet interface modules.

7

Using the Management Ethernet Interface

Provides an overview and configuration options for the Management Ethernet interface.

8

Configuring T1/E1 Interfaces

Provides information on configuring the T1/E1 interface modules.

9

Configuring Optical Interface Modules

Provides information on configuring Optical interface modules.

10

Enabling Support for Tunable DWDM-XFP-C

Provides informaton on configuring the DWDM ITU wavelengths of the DWDM-XFP-C module.

11

Dying Gasp Support for Loss of Power Supply via SNMP, Syslog and Ethernet OAM

Provides information on the dying gasp support for loss of power supply.

12

Tracing and Trace Management

Provides an overview of tracing on the Cisco and how to manage the tracing process and files.

Related Documentation

This section refers you to other documentation for configuring your Cisco ASR 900 Series Aggregation Services Routers.

The documentation homepage for the Cisco ASR 900 Series Aggregation Services Routers is:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps11610/tsd_products_support_series_home.html

The documentation homepage for Cisco IOS XE contains Cisco IOS XE technology guides and feature documentation and can be viewed at:

http://cisco.com/en/US/products/ps9587/tsd_products_support_series_home.html

For information on commands, see one of the following resources:

Document Conventions

This documentation uses the following conventions:

 

Convention
Description

^ or Ctrl

The ^ and Ctrl symbols represent the Control key. For example, the key combination ^D or Ctrl-D means hold down the Control key while you press the D key. Keys are indicated in capital letters but are not case sensitive.

string

A string is a nonquoted set of characters shown in italics. For example, when setting an SNMP community string to public, do not use quotation marks around the string or the string will include the quotation marks.

Command syntax descriptions use the following conventions:

 

Convention
Description

bold

Bold text indicates commands and keywords that you enter exactly as shown.

italics

Italic text indicates arguments for which you supply values.

[x]

Square brackets enclose an optional element (keyword or argument).

|

A vertical line indicates a choice within an optional or required set of keywords or arguments.

[x | y]

Square brackets enclosing keywords or arguments separated by a vertical line indicate an optional choice.

{x | y}

Braces enclosing keywords or arguments separated by a vertical line indicate a required choice.

Nested sets of square brackets or braces indicate optional or required choices within optional or required elements. For example:

 

Convention
Description

[x {y | z}]

Braces and a vertical line within square brackets indicate a required choice within an optional element.

Examples use the following conventions:

 

Convention
Description
screen

Examples of information displayed on the screen are set in Courier font.

bold screen

Examples of text that you must enter are set in Courier bold font.

< >

Angle brackets enclose text that is not printed to the screen, such as passwords.

!

An exclamation point at the beginning of a line indicates a comment line. (Exclamation points are also displayed by the Cisco IOS software for certain processes.)

[ ]

Square brackets enclose default responses to system prompts.

The following conventions are used to attract the attention of the reader:


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


Note Means reader take note. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to materials that may not be contained in this manual.


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