Accedian devices monitoring plugin

Verax NMS & APM Accedian plugin allows easy monitoring, alerting, health check, management and performance reporting of Accedian backhaul performance assurance devices: EtherNID, MetroNID TE, MetroNID GT and MetroNODE.

SNMP is used for communicating with the hardware.

General information view

Accedian management plugin - general view

The view provides the high-level equipment information:

  • Name, model information and firmware version
  • MAC address and uptime
  • Hardware version and serial numbers

Components view

Accedian management plugin - components view

The view provides the detailed hardware component information:

  • Connectors: name, type, POE
  • Power supplies: name, type, power present status
  • Temperature sensors: name, current temperature, first threshold alarm, second threshold alarm

SFP view

The view displays the detailed Small Form Factor Pluggable (SFP) Transceivers information:

  • Part and serial numbers
  • Type
  • Wavelength
  • Present temperature
  • Voltage
  • Bias current
  • TX and RX outputs (in dBm)
  • Alarms

Ports view

Accedian management plugin - ports view

The view provides the detailed port information:

  • Port name and MAC address
  • Link status and media type
  • Enabled speed
  • Configured and actual duplex mode

Interfaces view

Accedian management plugin - interfaces view

The view provides the inventory of all interfaces on the device: type, description, physical address, administrative and operational state along with detailed interface statistics:

  • Packets statistics (in/out octets, in/out packets, in/out unicast packets)
  • Error statistics (discards, errors, unknown packets)
  • Maximum transmission unit (MTU)
  • Speed (bps)
  • Outgoing queue length

Policies view

The view provides the detailed information about traffic policies:

  • Name, incoming port, slot number and status
  • Configuration: state, action, filter name, filter type, policy monitor, policy regulator
  • Policy statistics: state, action, filter name, total packets, total bytes, bad packets

Predefined Accedian monitoring templates

The plugin provides predefined templates for most commonly monitored Accedian platform items (listed in the table below). Other, user-defined sensors and performance counters can be added.

Built-in Accedian-specific monitoring sensors
Power Supply Sensor
Alarm Sensor

See also

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