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Brand:3com
Category: Network
Model:3C15100E
Type:User Guide
Language:English English Manual
File info:PDF / 5.1 Mb / 440 pages
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CreationDate: Wed Sep 8 11:11:59 2004
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  • 3ComĀ® Network Supervisor v5.0 User Guide

  • Contents

  • About This Guide

    • Conventions
    • Feedback about this User Guide
    • Related Documentation
  • Getting Started

    • Introduction
      • What is 3Com Network Supervisor
      • Installation
      • Activation
    • Getting Started
      • Creating a New Network Map
      • Coexistence with other Network Management Applications
      • Upgrading from earlier versions of 3Com Network Supervisor
    • Main Features
      • Main Window
      • Network Discovery
      • Network Monitoring
      • The Event System
      • Traffic Prioritization
      • Reporting
      • Live Update
  • Product Activation

    • Introduction
    • Key Concepts
    • Components
      • About Dialog
      • Activate Now dialog
    • Examples
    • Useful Information and References
    • Key Considerations
  • Main Window

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • Map Files
    • Components
      • Map
      • Tree
      • Toolbar
      • Status Bar
      • Main Menu
      • File
      • Edit
      • View
      • Device
      • Monitoring
      • Alerts/Events
      • Tools
      • Help
      • File > Exit Menu Option
      • Tools > Options Menu Option
      • Help > Contents and Index Menu Option
      • Help > Launch User Guide
      • Help > About 3Com Network Supervisor Menu Option
    • Examples
      • Finding the Product Version
      • Finding the Serial Number and Activation Key
  • Discovering the Network

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • The Discovery Process - Detecting Devices
      • The Discovery Process - Determining Topology
      • The Discovery Process - Rediscovery
    • Components
      • Launching a discovery
      • The Network Discovery Wizard
      • The Network Discovery Progress Dialog Box
      • The Discovery Report
      • The Misconfigurations and Optimizations Report
      • The Changes Report
      • The Displayed Map
    • Examples
      • I have four separate subnets - how do I specify them?
      • I am using different SNMP community strings for different devices on my network - how do I specify this?
    • Useful Information and References
      • Why the discovered map may not exactly reflect the network
      • Support for 3Com devices
      • Support for third party devices
    • Key Considerations
      • Discovery Report Errors and Warnings
  • Working with the Map

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • The Map
      • The Tree
    • Components
      • Map Structure
      • The Grouped Network View
      • The Ungrouped Network View
      • Clouds
      • Navigation
      • Modifying the Map Layout
      • Saving and Opening Maps
      • Printing the Map
    • Examples
      • Selecting all of the SuperStack 3 Switch 4400 Devices in the Network
      • Viewing all of the Physical Connections for a Router
      • Focusing in on a Set of Devices in the Map
      • Adding a Link between Map Items from Different Submaps
      • Adding a New Device on Your Network Into the Map
    • Useful Information and References
      • Graphical Support for Specific Device Types
  • Viewing Device Details

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • Items Supported by the Properties Dialog Box
    • Components
      • Launching the Properties Dialog Box
      • Structure of the Properties Dialog Box
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Node
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Supported Device
      • Supported Device (Stack or Chassis)
      • Supported Device (Single Unit)
      • Properties Dialog Box for an Unsupported Device
      • Properties Dialog Box for an End station
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Phone
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Subnet
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Device Group
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Cloud
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Link
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Layer-3 Connection
      • Properties Dialog Box for a Multiple Selection
      • Applying Changes to Devices Using the Properties Dialog Box
      • Changing the Community Strings for a Device
    • Examples
    • Key Considerations
      • Troubleshooting
  • Monitoring the Network

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • Monitor
      • Monitoring and Event Generation
      • Monitoring State
      • Monitoring Techniques
      • Monitor-able Items
      • Link Monitoring
    • Components
      • Live Graphs Window
      • Live Graphs Tree
      • Live Graphs Display
      • Live Graphs Menu
      • More Detail Dialog Box
    • Configuration
      • Starting and Stopping Monitoring
      • Controlling Event Generation from Monitors
      • Registering 3Com Network Supervisor as an SNMP Trap Destination
    • Examples
      • Enabling Monitoring on the Core Devices in the Map
      • Disabling Monitoring on the Whole Network
    • Key Considerations
      • Text Displayed in Graphs
      • Problems Starting Monitoring for a Device or Link
  • The Event Log

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • Events
      • Event Severities
      • Event Resolution
      • Alerts
    • Events List Components
      • Launching the Events Window
      • Events Main Window
      • Working With Events
      • Refreshing the Events List
      • Exporting the Events List to a CSV Format File
      • Printing the Events List
      • Find Dialog Box
      • Filter Dialog Box
      • More Detail Dialog Box
    • Event System Configuration
      • Disabling and Enabling Events
      • Controlling How Events are Logged
      • Setting Thresholds for Monitor-Based Events
      • Managing Event Ageing
    • Alert System Components
      • Alerts System Overview
      • Attach Alerts Dialog Box
    • Examples
      • Viewing the Unresolved Events for a Subnet
      • Exporting High Severity Events Generated in the Last Week
      • Undeleting an Event
      • Receiving Notification When A Server Farm Is Unreachable
    • Key Considerations
      • No Events in the Events List
  • Creating Reports

    • Overviews
    • Key Concepts
      • Selection-sensitive
      • Feature Reports Types
      • Device Report History - Restriction
      • Custom Report Types
      • Reports History
      • Export to CSV
    • Components
      • Inventory Report
      • Capacity Report
      • Topology Report
      • Free ports Report
      • Reports Dialog Box
      • Custom Report Types Dialog Box
      • Add/Edit Report Type Wizard
    • Examples
      • Assessing Network Expansion Capability
      • Ensuring Stacks are Running the Same Agent Version
    • Key Considerations
      • Report Information Out-of-Date
      • Disk Usage
      • Generate Report not Working
  • Configuring Single Devices

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • Web Management
      • Telnet Management
      • SSH Management
      • Administration Menu
      • Properties Dialog Box
      • Registering Devices for Warranty
    • Components
      • Device Warranty Dialog Box
      • Device Warranty Wizard
      • Connection to the 3Com Server
      • What Data is Sent to the 3Com server
      • Reports
    • Examples
      • Renaming a Switch 4007 using Telnet
      • Disabling a Port on a Switch 4400 using the Web Interface
      • Registering 3Com Devices for Warranty
    • Key Considerations
      • Troubleshooting
      • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Prioritizing Network Traffic

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • Classification
      • Marking
      • Queuing
      • Dropping
      • Service Levels
      • Configuring the Network for End-to-end Traffic Prioritization
    • Components
      • Prioritize Network Traffic Wizard
      • Prioritization Reports
    • Examples
      • Applying an Existing Configuration to New Devices
      • Prioritizing NBX Voice Traffic
      • Prioritizing Traffic To and From a SAP Server
      • Blocking Access to a Streaming Audio Server
      • Prioritizing a Video Conferencing Application
      • Restricting Access to SNMP
    • Useful Information and References
      • User Priority Field
      • DiffServ Codepoint Field
      • Determining Field Values for Applications
      • 3Com Network Supervisor Classifier Rules for NBX Phone Traffic
      • 3Com Network Supervisor Service Levels
      • Configuration Levels for Supported 3Com Devices
    • Key Considerations
      • Resource Warnings
      • Why Errors Can Occur When Adding a Server
      • Potential Hazards When Blocking Traffic To and From Servers
      • Servers That Cannot be Selected for Blocking
      • Potential Hazards of Blocking Application Traffic
      • Potential Hazards of Blocking SNMP, HTTP and Telnet
  • NBX Support

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • How 3Com Network Supervisor Discovers the Phone Network
      • How 3Com Network Supervisor Represents the Phone Network Icons
      • How 3Com Network Supervisor Monitors the Phone Network
    • Components
      • Discovering the NBX Voice Network
      • Properties dialog box
      • Monitoring the Phone Network
      • Understanding Voice-related 3Com Network Supervisor Events
    • Examples
      • Discovering Several NBX Call Processors Simultaneously
      • Receiving an Alert when my Phones Stop Working
    • Useful Information and References
      • NBX system
      • NBX Call Processor
      • NBX NetSet
    • Key Considerations
      • Troubleshooting
      • Frequently Asked Questions
  • Live Update

    • Overview
    • Key Concepts
      • Connection Type
      • Service Packs
      • Live Update Engine
    • Components
      • Live Update Setup Wizard
      • Live Update Select File Groups Dialog Box
      • Select File Group - Group Name
      • Download Progress
      • Changing the Download Settings
      • Live Update Activity Report
    • Examples
      • Ensuring 3Com Devices are Supported
      • Updating the Connection Information
    • Useful Information and References
      • Proxy Server
    • Key Considerations
      • The Proxy Settings are not Retrieved
      • Not Enough Space on the Disk
  • Obtaining Support for your Product

    • Register Your Product to Gain Service Benefits
    • Purchase Value-Added Services
    • Troubleshoot Online
    • Access Software Downloads
    • Contact Us
    • Telephone Technical Support and Repair
  • System Requirements

    • Operating System
    • Web Browser
    • Additional Software Required
    • Hardware
  • Report Examples

    • Overview
    • Discovery Report
      • Discovery Report Example
      • Discovery Report Example Content
    • Misconfigurations and Optimizations Report
      • Spanning Tree Fast Start
      • XRN Fabric
      • Limitations
  • Adding Trap Decodes

  • Adding MAC Address Vendor Translations

  • Integrating an SSH Client

  • Index

  • 3Com End User Software License Agreement

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