Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration Guide, Release 9.1(1)
Status and configuration
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Status and configuration

Status and configuration

This chapter provides information on administering the system.

Show cluster nodes

To view information about the nodes in the cluster, follow this procedure.

Procedure
    Step 1   From the Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration window, navigate to Show > Cluster.

    The Cluster Nodes window appears.

    Step 2   For a description of the fields on the Cluster Nodes window, see the following table.
    Table 1 Cluster Nodes Field Descriptions

    Field

    Description

    Hostname

    Displays the complete hostname of the node.

    IP Address

    Displays the IP address of the node.

    Alias

    Displays the alias name of the node, when defined.

    Type of Node

    Indicates whether the node is a publisher node or a subscriber node.


    Show hardware status

    To view the hardware status, follow this procedure:

    Procedure
      Step 1   From the Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration window, navigate to Show > Hardware.

      The Hardware status window displays.

      Step 2   For descriptions of the fields on the Hardware Status window, see the following table.
      Table 2 Hardware Status Field Descriptions

      Field

      Description

      Platform Type

      Displays the model identity of the platform server.

      Processor Speed

      Displays the processor speed.

      CPU Type

      Displays the type of processor in the platform server.

      Memory

      Displays the total amount of memory in MBytes.

      Object ID

      Displays the object ID.

      OS Version

      Displays the operating system version.

      RAID Details

      Displays details about the RAID drive, including controller information, logical drive information, and physical device information.


      Show network configuration

      The network status information that displays depends on whether Network Fault Tolerance is enabled. When Network Fault Tolerance is enabled, Ethernet port 1 automatically takes over network communications if Ethernet port 0 fails. If Network Fault Tolerance is enabled, network status information displays for the network ports Ethernet 0, Ethernet 1, and Bond 0. If Network Fault Tolerance is not enabled, status information displays only for Ethernet 0.

      To view the network status, follow this procedure:

      Procedure
        Step 1   From the Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration window, navigate to Show > Network.

        The Network Settings window displays.

        Step 2   See the following table for descriptions of the fields on the Network Settings window.
        Table 3 Network Configuration Field Descriptions

        Field

        Description

        Ethernet Details

        DHCP

        Indicates whether DHCP is enabled for Ethernet port 0.

        Status

        Indicates whether the port is Up or Down for Ethernet ports 0 and 1.

        IP Address

        Shows the IP address of Ethernet port 0 [and Ethernet port 1 if Network Fault Tolerance (NFT) is enabled].

        IP Mask

        Shows the IP mask of Ethernet port 0 (and Ethernet port 1 if NFT is enabled).

        Link Detected

        Indicates whether an active link exists.

        Queue Length

        Displays the length of the queue.

        MTU

        Displays the maximum transmission unit.

        Mac Address

        Displays the hardware address of the port.

        Receive Statistics (RX)

        Displays information on received bytes, packets, and errors, as well as dropped and overrun statistics.

        Transmit Statistics (TX)

        Displays information on transmitted bytes, packets, and errors, as well as dropped, carrier, and collision statistics.

        DNS Details

        Primary

        Displays the IP address of the primary domain name server.

        Secondary

        Displays the IP address of the secondary domain name server.

        Options

        Displays the configured DNS options.

        Domain

        Displays the domain of the server.

        Gateway

        Displays the IP address of the network gateway on Ethernet port 0.


        Show installed software

        To view the software versions and installed software options, follow this procedure:

        Procedure
          Step 1   From the Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration window, navigate to Show > Software.

          The Software Packages window displays.

          Step 2   For a description of the fields on the Software Packages window, see the following table.
          Table 4 Software Packages Field Descriptions

          Field

          Description

          Partition Versions

          Displays the software version that is running on the active and inactive partitions.

          Active Version Installed Software Options

          Displays the versions of installed software options, including locales and dial plans, that are installed on the active version.

          Inactive Version Installed Software Options

          Displays the versions of installed software options, including locales and dial plans, that are installed on the inactive version.


          Show system status

          To view the system status, follow this procedure:

          Procedure
            Step 1   From the Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration window, navigate to Show > System.

            The System Status window displays.

            Step 2   See the following table for descriptions of the fields on the Platform Status window.
            Table 5 System Status Field Descriptions

            Field

            Description

            Host Name

            Displays the name of the Cisco MCS host where Cisco Unified Communications Operating System is installed.

            Date

            Displays the date and time based on the continent and region that were specified during operating system installation.

            Time Zone

            Displays the time zone that was chosen during installation.

            Locale

            Displays the language that was chosen during operating system installation.

            Product Version

            Displays the operating system version.

            Platform Version

            Displays the platform version.

            Uptime

            Displays system uptime information.

            CPU

            Displays the percentage of CPU capacity that is idle, the percentage that is running system processes, and the percentage that is running user processes.

            Memory

            Displays information about memory usage, including the amount of total memory, free memory, and used memory in KBytes.

            Disk/active

            Displays the amount of total, free, and used disk space on the active disk.

            Disk/inactive

            Displays the amount of total, free, and used disk space on the inactive disk.

            Disk/logging

            Displays the amount of total, free, and disk space that is used for disk logging.


            Show IP preferences

            You can use the IP Preferences window to display a list of registered ports that the system can use. The IP Preferences window contains the following information:

            • Application
            • Protocol
            • Port Number
            • Type
            • Translated Port
            • Status
            • Description

            To access the IP Preferences window, follow this procedure.

            Procedure
              Step 1   From the Cisco Unified Communications Operating System Administration window, choose Show > IP Preferences.

              The IP Preferences window displays. Records from an active (prior) query may also display in the window.

              Step 2   To find all records in the database, ensure the dialog box is empty and click Find.

              To filter or search records

              1. From the first drop-down list box, select a search parameter.
              2. From the second drop-down list box, select a search pattern.
              3. Specify the appropriate search text, if applicable.
                Note   

                To add additional search criteria, click the + button. When you add criteria, the system searches for a record that matches all criteria that you specify. To remove criteria, click the button to remove the last added criterion or click the Clear Filter button to remove all added search criteria.

              Step 3   Click Find.

              All matching records display. You can change the number of items that display on each page by choosing a different value from the Rows per Page drop-down list box.

              For a description of the IP Preferences fields, see the following table.

              Table 6 IP Preferences Field Descriptions

              Field

              Description

              Application

              Name of the application using (listening on) the port.

              Protocol

              Protocol used on this port (TCP, UDP, and so on).

              Port Number

              Numeric port number.

              Type

              Type of traffic allowed on this port:

              • Public - All traffic allowed
              • Translated - All traffic allowed but forwarded to a different port
              • Private - Traffic only allowed from a defined set of remote servers, for example, other nodes in the cluster

              Translated Port

              Traffic destined for this port get forwarded to the port listed in the Port Number column. This field applies to Translated type ports only.

              Status

              Status of port usage:

              • Enabled - In use by the application and opened by the firewall
              • Disabled - Blocked by the firewall and not in use

              Description

              Brief description of how the port is used.