Acme Packet Net-Net monitoring plugin

Verax NMS Acme Packet Net-Net management plugin allows easy monitoring, alerting, health check, management and performance reporting of Acme Packet Net-Net 4250, 4500 and 9200 series session border controllers (SBCs). SNMP is used for communicating with the hardware.

General information view

Verax NMS: Acme Packet Net-Net management plugin (general information view)

The view presents general Net-Net SBC configuration information (model, firmware) along with basic performance and status information including:

  • CPU utilization
  • Memory utilization
  • System health score
  • Redundancy set
  • Current system state
  • NAT table utilization
  • ARP table utilization
  • Calls per second
  • Global concurrent sessions
  • Licensed sessions in progress

Advanced view

The view provides detailed hardware configuration for a Net-Net SBC including:

  • Physical cards: name, type and status
  • Power supplies: name, type and status
  • Voltages: name, type, value (in Volts) and status
  • Fans: name, type, value (in RPMs) and status

Performance view

The view provides detailed performance metrics for the server, including:

  • CPU usage (total and per core)
  • Memory usage (total and per core)
  • Temperatures: main board, CPU and others available

Predefined Acme Packet Net-Net monitoring templates

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

Acme Packet Net-Net SBC monitoring templates
Acme Packet Net-Net server ARP table (in CAM) utilization
Acme Packet Net-Net server CPU usage
Acme Packet Net-Net server Calls per second
Acme Packet Net-Net server License Capacity
Acme Packet Net-Net server Memory usage
Acme Packet Net-Net server NAT table (in CAM) utilization
Acme Packet Net-Net Server Sessions number
Acme Packet Net-Net server System health
Acme Packet Net-Net Server Temperature