About this Guide
This preface describes the ASR 5500 System Administration Guide, how it is organized and its document conventions.
The System Administration Guide describes how to generally configure and maintain StarOS running on an ASR 5500 platform. It also includes information on monitoring system performance and troubleshooting.
The following tables describe the conventions used throughout this
Provides information about important features or
Alerts you of potential damage to a program, device, or
Alerts you of potential personal injury or fatality. May
also alert you of potential electrical hazards.
Text represented as a
This typeface represents displays that appear on your
terminal screen, for example:
Text represented as
This typeface represents commands that you enter, for
show ip access-list
This document always gives the full form of a command in
lowercase letters. Commands are not case sensitive.
Text represented as a
This typeface represents a variable that is part of a
command, for example:
slot_number is a variable
representing the desired chassis slot number.
Text represented as menu or sub-menu names
This typeface represents menus and sub-menus that you access
within a software application, for example:
File menu, then click
The most up-to-date
information for this product is available in the product Release Notes provided
with each software release.
The following user documents
are available on www.cisco.com:
- ASR 5500 Installation Guide
- AAA Interface Administration and Reference
- Command Line Interface Reference
- GTPP Interface Administration and Reference
- IPSec Reference
- Release Change Reference
- SNMP MIB Reference
- Statistics and Counters Reference
- Thresholding Configuration Guide
- Product-specific and feature-specific Administration guides
The ASR 5500
supports a variety of Management Input/Output and Data Processing Card types.
supported Management Input/Output card types include:
- Management Input/Output (MIO)
- Universal Management
- Management Input/Output version 2 (MIO2)
MIO and UMIO card
types differ only by the UMIO requirement for a Universal chassis license.
The MIO2 is only supported on ASR 5500 running StarOS release 20.0+.
supported Data Processing Card types include:
- Data Processing Card (DPC)
- Universal Data Processing Card (UDPC)
- Data Processing Card version 2 (DPC2)
- Universal Data Processing Card version 2 (UDPC2)
DPC and UDPC card types differ only by the UDPC requirement for
a Universal chassis license. DPC2 and UDPC2 card types differ only by the UDPC2
requirement for a Universal chassis license. The DPC2/UDPC2 is only supported
on ASR 5500 running StarOS release 18.2+.
When reference is
made to an MIO card or DPC in this guide, it is presumed to apply to all types
of these cards as identified above.
Use the information in this section
to contact customer support.
Refer to the support area of http://www.cisco.com for up-to-date
product documentation or to submit a service request. A valid username and
password are required to access this site. Please contact your Cisco sales or
service representative for additional information.