Cloud Service Assurance for Virtualized Multi-Services Data Center 2.2
Glossary
Downloads: This chapterpdf (PDF - 68.0KB) The complete bookPDF (PDF - 13.1MB) | Feedback

CLSA VMDC Glossary

Table Of Contents

CLSA VMDC Glossary


CLSA VMDC Glossary


A

ACE Application Control Engine (Cisco)

AMQP Advanced Message Queuing Protocol

API Application Programming Interface

ASA Adaptive Security Appliance (Cisco)

ASR Aggregation Services Router (Cisco)

ASASM Adaptive Security Appliance Services Module (Cisco)

B

BSS Business Support System

C

CIAC Cisco Intelligent Automation for Cloud

CLM Cloud Lifecycle Management (BMC)

CLSA Cloud Service Assurance (Cisco)

CLSA-HCS Cloud Service Assurance for HCS

CLSA-VMDC Cloud Service Assurance for VMDC

CNSM Cisco Network Services Manager

CRM Customer Relationship Management

CSA Cloud Service Assurance (Zenoss)

CUCM Cisco Unified Communications Manager

D

DDTS Distributed Defect Tracking System

DIG Design and Implementation Guide

DNS Domain Name System

DR Disaster Recovery

DRBD Distributed Replicated Block Device

DSN Data Center Services Node

F

FC Fibre Channel

FCoE Fibre Channel over Ethernet

FT Fault-Tolerant

FTP File Transfer Protocol

FWSM Firewall Services Module

H

HA High Availability

HCS Hosted Collaboration Solution (Cisco)

HT Hyperthreading

HTTP Hypertext Transfer Protocol

I

IaaS Infrastructure as a Service

ICMP Internet Control Message Protocol

ICS Integrated Compute Stack

IOM Input-Output Module

IRC Internet Relay Chat

iSCSI Internet Small Computer System Interface

J

JMX Java Management Extensions

JSON JavaScript Object Notation

K

KPI Key Performance Indicators

L

L2 Layer 2

L3 Layer 3

L4 Layer 4

L7 Layer 7

LDAP Lightweight Directory Access Protocol

LUN Logical Unit Number

M

MDS Multilayer Director Switch

MIB Management Information Base

MoM Manager-of-Managers

MTTF Mean Time to Fix

MTTI Mean Time to Identify

MTTR Mean Time to Repair

N

NAT Network Address Translation

NBI Northbound Interface

NFS Network File System

NGN Next Generation Network

NNTP Network News Transfer Protocol

NOC Network Operations Center

NTP Network Time Protocol

O

OS Operating System

OSS Operations Support System

P

PoC Proof of Concept

POP Post Office Protocol

Q

QoS Quality of Service

R

RAID Redundant Array of Independent Disks

RBAC Role-Based Access Control

RCA Root Cause Analysis

RPC Remote Procedure Call

RPM RPM Package Manager (Red Hat)

S

SaaS Software as a Service

SAM Service Assurance Manager

SDU Systems Development Unit (Cisco)

SIA Service Impact Analysis

SLA Service Level Agreement

SLB Server Load Balancing

SMTP Simple Mail Transfer Protocol

SNMP Simple Network Management Protocol

SOAP Simple Object Access Protocol

SP Service Provider

SQL Structured Query Language

SSH Secure Shell

SSL Secure Sockets Layer

SVI Switched Virtual Interface

T

TACACS Terminal Access Controller Access Control System

TCA Threshold Crossing Alert

U

UCS Unified Computing System (Cisco)

UCSM Unified Computing System Manager (Cisco)

UI User Interface

V

VM Virtual Machine

VMDC Virtualized Multi-Services Data Center (Cisco)

VNMC Virtual Network Management Center

VPDC Virtual Private Data Center

VPN Virtual Private Network

VRF Virtual Routing and Forwarding

VSG Virtual Security Gateway (Cisco)

W

WMI Windows Management Instrumentation

X

XMLRPC XML Remote Procedure Call

XMPP Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol

Z

Zenoss CSA Zenoss Cloud Service Assurance