Deployment Guide for Cisco Unified Presence Release 8.6
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Preface

Table Of Contents

Preface

Purpose

Audience

Organization

Related Documentation

Conventions

Obtain Support


Preface


July 5, 2013

Purpose

The purpose of this document is to provide administrators with the information required to deploy Cisco Unified Presence.

Audience

This document is intended for administrators who are responsible for setting up and maintaining Cisco Unified Presence.

Organization

Module
This Module Describes...
Notes

Overview

An overview of the interfaces involved in a basic deployment.

Description of an IM-only deployment.

This module forms the basic foundation of all deployments.

Configuring Cisco Unified Communications Manager for Integration with Cisco Unified Presence

Instructions to configure the availability parameters and the SIP trunk, on Cisco Unified Communications Manager.

This is required configuration.

Make sure that you complete the prerequisite user and device configuration on Cisco Unified Communications Manager as described in this module.

Configuring a Cisco Unified Presence Server for Deployment in the Network

System topology configuration (multi-node)

High availability configuration (multi-node)

Cluster-wide SRV address (multi-node)

Routing parameters (multi-node)

Uploading Cisco Unified Presence license file (single node and multi-node)

Presence gateway and service parameters (single node and multi-node)

Authorization policy configuration (single node and multi-node)

Turning on Cisco Unified Presence services (single node and multi-node)

Some topics in this module are only applicable to the multi-node deployment, and some are applicable to both single node and multi-node deployments.

You perform certain tasks in this module on the Cisco Unified Presence publisher node, and certain tasks on all nodes in the cluster.

Configuring Cisco Unified Presence for an IM-Only Deployment

Outline of the configuration steps required for an IM-only deployment

This module is only required if you are configuring an IM-only deployment.

Planning a Cisco Unified Presence Multi-node Deployment

Multi-node scalability feature introduction.

Different multi-node deployment models.

DNS configuration options for a multi-node deployment.

This module is only applicable if you are configuring a multi-node deployment.

Performing a Cisco Unified Presence Multi-node Deployment

A high-level overview of how to perform a multi-node installation and deployment.

Describes the high-level sequence of tasks when performing a fresh multi-node deployment, and updating an existing multi-node deployment.

This module is only applicable if you are configuring a multi-node deployment.

Configuring Single Sign-On

Describes the detailed sequence of tasks (and examples) required for successful Single Sign-On configuration.

This module is only required if you want to configure Single Sign-On

Configuring Security between Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified Presence

The exchange of self-signed certificates between Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified Presence.

Configuring Cisco Unified Presence secure modes

This module is only required if you want a secure connection between these servers.

Integrating Third-Party XMPP Client Applications on Cisco Unified Presence

Instructions to configure third-party XMPP clients on Cisco Unified Presence.

This module is only required if you are deploying third-party XMPP clients.

Configuring Chat on Cisco Unified Presence

Instructions to configure the chat, and group chat settings on Cisco Unified Presence.

This module is only applicable if you are deploying XMPP clients.

Configuring the Cisco IP PhoneMessenger Service

Instructions to configure Cisco IP PhoneMessenger on Cisco Unified Communications Manager

Instructions to configure Cisco IP PhoneMessenger on Cisco Unified Presence

This module is only required if you are deploying Cisco IP PhoneMessenger

Integrating the LDAP Directory

Integrating the LDAP directory with Cisco Unified Communications Manager

Integrating the LDAP directory with Cisco Unified Personal Communicator

Integrating the LDAP directory for XMPP client contact search

This is recommended configuration.

Configuring a Cisco Unified Presence Intercluster Deployment

Information about intercluster deployments, and how to configure intercluster peers.

This module is only required if you are configuring a multi-cluster deployment.

How to Configure Multilingual Support for Cisco Unified Presence

Information on installing the locale installer on Cisco Unified Communications Manager and Cisco Unified Presence

This module is only required if you wish to expand your Cisco Unified Presence deployment to support multiple languages.

High Availability Client Login Profiles

Provides the upper and lower client re-login limits to help avoid performance issues and high CPU spikes in your deployment

This module is only required if you have High Availability configured.


Related Documentation

Cisco Unified Presence Solution Reference Network Design (SRND) Document:

http://www.cisco.com/go/designzone

Cisco Unified Presence Compatibility Matrices and Port List:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6837/products_device_support_tables_list.html

Cisco Unified Presence Release Notes:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6837/prod_release_notes_list.html

Cisco Unified Communications Manager Documentation:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/sw/voicesw/ps556/tsd_products_support_series_home.html

Cisco Unified Personal Communicator Documentation:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/ps6844/tsd_products_support_series_home.html

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.

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.

^

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.


Time savers 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.

Obtain Support

For information about obtaining documentation, obtaining support, providing documentation feedback, security guidelines, and also recommended aliases and general Cisco documents, see the monthly What's New in Cisco Product Documentation, which also lists all new and revised Cisco technical documentation, at http://www.cisco.com/en/US/docs/general/whatsnew/whatsnew.html