Cisco CallManager System Guide, Release 3.3(3)

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The Cisco CallManager System Guide provides conceptual information about Cisco CallManager and its components as well as tips for setting up features by using Cisco CallManager Administration. This book acts as a companion to the Cisco CallManager Administration Guide, which provides instructions for administering the Cisco CallManager system, including descriptions of procedural tasks that you complete by using Cisco CallManager Administration.


The Cisco CallManager System Guide provides information for network administrators who are responsible for managing the Cisco CallManager system. This guide requires knowledge of telephony and IP networking technology.


The following table shows the organization of this guide:


Part 1

"Understanding Cisco CallManager"

Provides an overview of Cisco CallManager and Cisco IP telephony network components.

Part 2

"Understanding Cisco CallManager System Configuration"

Details the basic configuration flow for a Cisco CallManager system and explains system-level configuration concepts and settings.

Part 3

"Dial Plan Architecture"

Describes route plans, partitions, and calling search spaces.

Part 4

"LDAP Directory and User Configuration"

Provides information about the LDAP directory and user directory configuration.

Part 5

"Media Resources"

Explains how to manage and configure media resources for transcoding, conferencing, media termination points, and music on hold.

Part 6

"Voice Mail and Messaging Integration"

Discusses how to integrate voice mail and messaging applications with Cisco CallManager.

Part 7

"System Features"

Describes additional system-wide features such as call park, call pickup, and custom phone rings.

Part 8

"Voice Gateways, Phones, and Computer Telephony Integration"

Explains how to integrate gateways, phones, and software applications with your Cisco CallManager system.

Part 9

"System Maintenance"

Describes tools as well as administrative passwords and accounts for your Cisco CallManager system.

Related Documentation

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

Installing Cisco CallManager Release 3.3

Upgrading Cisco CallManager Release 3.3

Cisco CallManager Release Backup and Restore

Release Notes for Cisco CallManager Release 3.3

Cisco CallManager Administration Guide

Cisco CallManager Serviceability Administration Guide

Cisco CallManager Serviceability System Guide

Cisco CallManager Features and Services Guide

Troubleshooting Guide for Cisco CallManager

Cisco IP Phone Administration Guide for Cisco CallManager

Bulk Administration Tool Guide for Cisco CallManager


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