Cisco Intercompany Media Engine Installation and Configuration Guide, Release 8.0(2)
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Preface

Table Of Contents

Preface

Purpose

Audience

Organization

Related Documentation

Conventions

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Cisco Product Security Overview


Preface


This preface describes the purpose, audience, organization, and conventions of this guide and provides information on how to obtain related documentation.


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The preface covers these topics:

Purpose

Audience

Organization

Related Documentation

Conventions

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Purpose

This document provides instructions for installing and administering the Cisco Intercompany Media Engine (Cisco IME). This guide includes descriptions of procedural tasks that you complete by using Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration and the Cisco IME command line interface.

Audience

This guide provides information for network administrators who are responsible for managing the Cisco Unified Communications Manager system. This guide requires knowledge of telephony and IP networking technology.

Organization

The following table provides the organization of this guide.

Chapter
Description

Chapter 1

"Overview"

Contains general information about the Cisco Intercompany Media Engine feature and describes how the feature establishes direct IP connectivity between enterprises.

Chapter 2

"Installation and Cisco IME Server Configuration"

Contains information on installing and configuring the Cisco Intercompany Media Engine server.

Chapter 3

"Cisco IME Configuration in Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration"

Contains information on how to configure the Cisco Intercompany Media Engine feature in Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration.

Chapter 4

"Cisco ASA Configuration"

Contains information on configuring ASA using the command-line interface, as well as the ASDM, a web-based GUI application.

Chapter 5

"Backing up and Restoring the Cisco IME Server"

Contains information on performing backup- and restore-related tasks on the Cisco Intercompany Media Engine server.

Chapter 6

"Managing Services on the Cisco Intercompany Media Engine Server"

Contains information on the available services on the Cisco Intercompany Media Engine server.

Chapter 7

"Using RTMT with Cisco Intercompany Media Engine"

Contains descriptions and step-by-step instructions for installing and using the Real Time Monitoring Tool.

Chapter 8

"Generating the Cisco IME Client Call Activity Report"

Contains information on how to generate the Cisco IME Client Call Activity Report in Cisco Unified Serviceability.

Chapter 9

"Configuring SNMP on the Cisco IME Server"

Contains procedures for configuring SNMP version 3, configuring SNMP trap and inform parameters, and configuring the system contact and system location objects for the MIB-II system group. Administrators use SNMP to troubleshoot and to perform diagnostics and network management tasks.

Chapter 10

"Troubleshooting"

Contains information on tools to help you to troubleshoot the Cisco Intercompany Media Engine server.

Chapter 11

"Cisco Intercompany Media Engine Performance Objects and Counters"

Contains a list of performance objects and their associated counters for Cisco Intercompany Media Engine.

Chapter 12

"Cisco Intercompany Media Engine Alert Descriptions and Default Settings"

Contains descriptions and default configurations of Cisco Intercompany Media Engine alerts.


Related Documentation

Refer to the following documents for further information about related Cisco IP telephony applications and products:

Cisco Unified Communications Manager Documentation Guide

Release Notes for Cisco Unified Communications Manager

Release Notes for Cisco Intercompany Media Engine

Cisco Intercompany Media Engine Release 8.0(2) TCP and UDP Port Usage

Cisco Intercompany Media Engine Command Line Interface Reference Guide

Cisco Unified Communications Manager System Guide

Cisco Unified Communications Manager Features and Services Guide

Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration Guide

Cisco Unified Serviceability Administration Guide

Cisco Unified Real-Time Monitoring Tool Administration Guide

Cisco Unified Communications Manager Bulk Administration Guide

Cisco Unified Communications Solution Reference Network Design (SRND)

Conventions

This document uses the following conventions.

Convention
Description

boldface font

Commands and keywords are in boldface.

italic font

Arguments for which you supply values are in italics.

[   ]

Elements in square brackets are optional.

{ x | y | z }

Alternative keywords are grouped in braces and separated by vertical bars.

[ x | y | z ]

Optional alternative keywords are grouped in brackets and separated by vertical bars.

string

A nonquoted set of characters. Do not use quotation marks around the string or the string will include the quotation marks.

screen font

Terminal sessions and information the system displays are in screen font.

boldface screen font

Information you must enter is in boldface screen font.

italic screen font

Arguments for which you supply values are in italic screen font.

 

This pointer highlights an important line of text in an example.

^

The symbol ^ represents the key labeled Control—for example, the key combination ^D in a screen display means hold down the Control key while you press the D key.

<   >

Nonprinting characters, such as passwords, are in angle brackets.


Notes use the following conventions:


Note Means reader take note. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material not covered in the publication.


Timesavers use the following conventions:


Timesaver Means the described action saves time. You can save time by performing the action described in the paragraph.


Tips use the following conventions:


Tip Means the information contains useful tips.


Cautions use the following conventions:


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

Warnings use the following conventions:


Warning This warning symbol means danger. You are in a situation that could cause bodily injury. Before you work on any equipment, you must be aware of the hazards involved with electrical circuitry and familiar with standard practices for preventing accidents.


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