Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch Release 9.8 Software Installation and Configuration Guide
Preface
Downloads: This chapterpdf (PDF - 99.0KB) The complete bookPDF (PDF - 4.77MB) | Feedback

Preface

Table Of Contents

Preface

Introduction

Document Objectives

Audience

Related Documentation

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Document Change History


Preface


Revised: February 21, 2012, OL-18083-14

Introduction

This preface describes the objectives of this document and explains how to find additional information on related products and services. It contains the following sections:

Document Objectives

Audience

Related Documentation

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

Document Change History

Document Objectives

This guide describes the steps necessary to install and configure the Sun Solaris 10 operating system, and the Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch software Release 9.8.


Note This guide does not cover media gateway (MGW) or Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch hardware installation. For instructions on installing these components, see the Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch Hardware Installation Guide.


Audience

The audience for this document is network operators and administrators. This audience is assumed to have experience in telecommunications networks, protocols, and equipment, and a familiarity with data communications networks, protocols, and equipment.

Related Documentation

This document contains information that is related to Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch software installation and configuration. For additional information on those subjects, see the documents at this URL:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/vcallcon/ps2027/tsd_products_support_series_home.html

You can also find the Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch Documentation Map at the following URL:

http://www.cisco.com/en/US/products/hw/vcallcon/ps2027/products_documentation_roadmaps_list.html

Other useful reference publications include:

Overviews of the related telephony solutions—Describe the Cisco telephony solutions with which the Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch node is associated

Provisioning guides for the related telephony solutions—Describe the provisioning steps for the Cisco telephony solutions with which the Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch node is associated

Solution gateway installation and configuration guides—Describe the steps for installing and configuring the media gateway for a particular Cisco telephony solution

Cisco IP Transfer Point - LinkExtender—Describes the Cisco IP Transfer Point - LinkExtender (Cisco IPT-L, formerly known as the Cisco Signaling Link Terminal or Cisco SLT) and provides configuration information

Obtaining Documentation and Submitting a Service Request

For information on obtaining documentation, submitting a service request, and gathering additional information, 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

Subscribe to the What's New in Cisco Product Documentation as a Really Simple Syndication (RSS) feed and set content to be delivered directly to your desktop using a reader application. The RSS feeds are a free service and Cisco currently supports RSS version 2.0.

Document Change History

Release Number
Document Number
Change Date
Change Summary

9.8(1)

OL-18083-13

June 23, 2011

Updated the XECfgParm.dat parameters.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-12

March 2011

Updated information pertaining to the Sun hardware platforms, Sun Fire X4640 and Sun Netra X4270.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-11

September 7, 2010

Added a note to Chapter 5, section "Migration from Release 9.7 to Release 9.8 without Platform Changes" section. The note advises users of the proper seqence for installing release 9.8(1) and a required patch before starting the system software.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-10

July 16, 2010

Added a note to describe the workaround for a known issue of migration, in the "Migration from Release 9.7 to Release 9.8 without Platform Changes" section.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-09

May 24, 2010

Added new parameters, *.DaylightSavingsTime and *.offset, in Table A-1, Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch 9.x XECfgParm.dat File Configuration Parameters.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-08

May 10, 2010

Added the parameters *.AllISDNLinksFailCausesFailover, *.AllLinksFailCausesFailover, and replicator.reconnectInterval to Table A-1 on page A-3.

Added the section"Configuring Geographic Separation of Active and Standby Hosts" on page 4-33.

Added the parameter *.shortdurationcallperiod to Table A-1 on page A-20.

Added the parameter engine.FaultRecoveryAuditTimer to Table A-1 on page A-30.

Added the parameter *.FaxUpspeedCodecPreference to Table A-1 on page A-9.

Added the parameter *.analysisCapabilityLevel to Table A-1 on page A-3.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-07

February 26, 2010

Added a note that users need to download the latest version of the mgcTTmigrate script every time before they use it in the "Upgrading Lively from Sparc-based Platforms to Opteron-based Platforms" section.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-06

December 21, 2009

Updated the description for the parameter, *.GWClearChannelAlgorithm in Table A-1, Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch 9.x XECfgParm.dat File Configuration Parameters.

Added the new parameter, SIP.udp2tcp_byte_xover, in Table A-1, Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch 9.x XECfgParm.dat File Configuration Parameters.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-05

December 9, 2009

Added two new parameters of the XECfgParm.dat file, *.IOI and *.ICID, in Table A-1.

Added two footnotes in Table 2-1. On the Netra X4200 M2 platform, for stability purposes, we recommend that you use the Net 2 (e1000g0) and Net 3 (e1000g1) interfaces, and not the nge0 and nge1 interfaces.

Removed TALI and Tekelec-related information throughout the book.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-04

October 19, 2009

Added the *.FNTBehaviourOptions and the engine.ChangeCallIDForB2BUA parameters in Appendix A.

Updated the section, Verifying Database Replication, in Chapter 4.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-03

September 8, 2009

Added and updated notes for patch download URLs. Updated the download procedure for the mgcTTmigrate script.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-02

June 11, 2009

Added a procedure in Chapter 2 to check if the Cisco PGW 2200 Softswitch software is already installed.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-02

June 11, 2009

Added Sun Fire X4600 M2 Quad-core platform support.

9.8(1)

OL-18083-01

November 26, 2008

Initial release.