Cisco Nexus 5000 Series NX-OS Multicast Routing Configuration Guide, Release 5.0(3)N1(1)
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This chapter provides release-specific information for each new and changed feature in the Cisco Nexus 5000 Series NX-OS Multicast Routing Configuration Guide, Release 5.0(3)N1(1). The latest version of this document is available at the following Cisco website:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps9670/products_installation_and_configuration_guides_list.html

To check for additional information about this Cisco NX-OS Release, see the Cisco Nexus 5000 Series Switch Release Notes, available at the following Cisco website:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps9670/prod_release_notes_list.html

Table 1 summarizes the new and changed features for the Cisco Nexus 5000 Series NX-OS Multicast Routing Configuration Guide, Release 5.0(3)N1(1), and tells you where they are documented.

Table 1 New and Changed Features for Release 5.0(3)N1(1) 

Feature
Description
Changed in Release
Where Documented

IGMP

This feature was introduced.

You can configure the following Internet Group Management Protocol (IGMP) features on Cisco NX-OS switches for IPv4 networks:

Interface parameters

Source-Specific Multicast (SSM) translation

Enforce router alert option check

5.0(3)N1(1)

Chapter 2, "Configuring IGMP"

IGMP Snooping

You can configure the following IGMP snooping parameters for Layer 3 interfaces on Cisco NX-OS switches:

Explicit tracking

Fast leave

Last member query interval

Snooping querier

Report suppression

Multicast router

Static group

Link-local groups suppression

IGMPv3 report suppression

5.0(3)N1(1)

Chapter 4, "Configuring IGMP Snooping"

PIM

This feature was introduced.

You can configure the following Protocol Independent Multicast (PIM) features on Cisco NX-OS switches in your IPv4 networks:

PIM sparse mode

Any Source Multicast (ASM)

Source-Specific Multicast (SSM)

RPF routes for multicast

Route maps

PIM message filters

5.0(3)N1(1)

Chapter 3, "Configuring PIM"

MSDP

This feature was introduced.

You can configure the following Multicast Source Discovery Protocol (MSDP) features on Cisco NX-OS switches:

MSDP peers

MDSP global parameters

MDSP mesh groups

5.0(3)N1(1)

Chapter 5, "Configuring MSDP"