Select a link from the list below to locate operations and maintenance procedures for your Cisco BTS 10200 Softswitch.
Caution: If you are a system administrator, review the System Security document first. This document details the security packages applied to the Cisco BTS 10200 Softswitch. These security packages are used to reduce the effectiveness of external attacks by denial-of-service or intrusion attempts.
(See also Additional Security Links.)
Release Notes – Contains a brief summary of new features and release-specific issues.
Component Interoperability – Contains a list of external network elements (NEs), such as gateways, routers, application servers, phones, SIP endpoints, ATAs, eMTAs, CMTSs, and ITPs tested for interoperability with the Cisco BTS 10200 Softswitch. Check this list before attempting to deploy or operate external network elements with the Cisco BTS 10200 Softswitch.
Operations and Maintenance Guide
Use this comprehensive document for all of your operations and maintenance tasks.
It contains the following topics:
- Startup and shutdown procedures
- Managing access and users
- Recommended operating procedures
- Maintaining the BTS 10200 Softswitch
- Maintenance and diagnostics for external resources
- Traffic measurements
- SNMP interface
- Congestion detection and protection
- Feature tones
Provisioning Tools – Information on the various tools and interfaces you can use to provision the Cisco BTS 10200 Softswitch.
Troubleshooting Guide – Contains a complete list of events and alarms, and troubleshooting procedures.
Dial Plan Guide – Contains descriptions and procedures related to dial plan and routing.
Upgrading Software and Hardware
Use the applicable procedures when you are upgrading software or hardware.
Caution: Failure to follow the applicable procedure could result in a traffic interruption.
Important reference material on provisioning commands and system features