SPECTRUM Broadband Cable Manager

SPECTRUM Broadband Cable
Manager
Software Release Notice
Aprisma strongly recommends that you read this notice before
attempting to install or use the Broadband Cable Manager product.
Welcome to Broadband Cable Manager, SPECTRUM’s Unix and PC-based
solution designed for unlimited scalability to accommodate even the
largest global networks. The SPECTRUM Broadband Cable Manager
provides complete visibility and management of the revenue generating
services offered by today’s leading multiple service operators. Using
SPECTRUM’s fault isolation, root-cause analysis, and broad multivendor
capabilities, Broadband Cable Manager gives you an end-to-end view
across networks, systems, applications, and users.
This Software Release Notice includes the following information:
• System Requirements
• Installation Requirements
• Package Contents
• Broadband Cable Manager Specifications
NOTE: Known anomalies associated with Broadband Cable Manager
components are listed under the corresponding topic in the SPECTRUM
Software Release Notice for SPECTRUM 6.0rev1.
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System Requirements for Solaris
Processor:
UltraSPARC I at 167 MHz minimum
UltraSPARC II at 450 MHz recommended
Operating System: Solaris 7, Solaris 8
Memory:
512 MB RAM minimum
1280 MB RAM recommended
Storage:
1GB of disk space for program;
12 GB recommended (also see Note below)
Web Browser:
Netscape 4.5 or later with the Java 1.2 run-time
environment and plug-in
Web Server:
Web server required; the Apache Web server included
on the self-extracting Web Operator archive is
recommended.
System Requirements for Windows NT
Processor:
Intel Pentium III at 500 MHz
Intel Pentium III at 733 MHz
Operating System: Windows NT 4.0 with Service Pack 5 or higher
Windows 2000
Memory:
512 MB RAM minimum
1280 MB RAM recommended
Storage:
1GB of disk space for program;
12 GB recommended (also see Note below)
Web Browser:
Microsoft Internet Explorer 4.5 or Netscape 4.5 or
later with Java 1.2 runtime environment and plug-in
Web Server:
Web server required; the Microsoft IIS available on
Windows NT CD-ROM is recommended.
NOTE: For the best performance, Aprisma recommends running Broadband Cable
Manager only on systems with Ultra Wide SCSI drives or Enhanced IDE (EIDE) drives.
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Installation Requirements
If this is an initial installation, you can follow the instructions in the
brochure accompanying the SPECTRUM 6.0rev1 Application CD-ROM, or,
if you prefer, you can load the enclosed SPECTRUM 6.0rev1
Documentation CD-ROM and access the SPECTRUM Installation Guide,
which provides a detailed description of the installation program’s
graphical user interface and explains post-installation tasks you may
need to perform before starting SpectroSERVER for the first time.
If you are upgrading to SPECTRUM 6.0rev1 from a previous version, you
will find a spiral-bound copy of the Installation Guide enclosed within
this distribution package. It is essential that you refer to the Before
Installing SPECTRUM section of this manual before proceeding with the
installation.
The SPECTRUM 6.0rev1 Web Operator Suite is not part of the distribution
CD and must be downloaded. Please contact Aprisma Customer Service
at 1-877-468-1448 to obtain access to the Web Operator Suite download.
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Package Contents
Your SPECTRUM Broadband Cable Manager package should include the
following items in addition to this Software Release Notice:
One SPECTRUM Application CD-ROM (unless you are upgrading from
one 6.0rev1 product to another).
One SPECTRUM Documentation CD-ROM (unless you are upgrading
from one 6.0rev1 product to another).
One SPECTRUM Software License Keys certificate with SpectroSERVER (SS) Activation Key.
One of the following spiral-bound documents:
• SPECTRUM Installation Guide
(upgrade customers only)
• Getting Started with SPECTRUM for Administrators
(new customers only)
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SPECTRUM Broadband Cable Manager Components by Part Number
SA-CSI1000
SA-CSI1001
SA-CSI1012
SA-CSI1018
SA-CSI1020
SA-CSI1021
SA-CSI1029
SA-CSI1072
SA-REM-1000
SM-CSI1097
SM-APC1000
SM-ASD1000
SM-BAY1002
SM-CAT1000
SM-CAT1001
SM-CAT1002
SM-CAT1003
SM-CAT1004
SM-CAT1005
SM-CAT1006
SM-CAT1007
SM-CAT1008
SM-CAT1009
SM-CIS1001
SM-CIS1002
SM-CIS1003
SM-CIS1004
SM-CIS1005
SM-CIS1006
SM-CIS1008
SM-CSI1014
SpectroSERVER with Fault Tolerance
SpectroGRAPH
SPECTRUM Alarm Manager
SPECTRUM Web Operator Foundation
SPECTRUM Alarm Notification Manager
Configuration Manager
ATM Circuit Manager
SPECTRUM Frame Relay Manager
SPECTRUM Remedy Gateway
DOCSIS 1.0/11
APC UPS SNMP
Ascend MAX
Nortel Accelar MM
SPECTRUM Cisco Catalyst Workgroup Switch
SPECTRUM Cisco Catalyst CDDI/FDDI
SPECTRUM Module for Catalyst 5000
SPECTRUM CATALYST 1900/2820 SWITCH
SPECTRUM CATALYST 3200 SWITCH
Catalyst 2900 MM
Cisco Catalyst 4000
Cisco Catalyst 6xxx
Cisco Catalyst 85xx
Cisco Catalyst 3500
SPECTRUM Module for Cisco Routers
Cisco Lightstream 1010
Cisco StrataCom Series
Cisco AS5x00 Universal Access Servers
Cisco MC3810 Multiservice Access Concentrator
Cisco Voice Management Module
Cisco UBR
SPECTRUM Module for RMON Management
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Broadband Cable Manager Components - continued
SM-CSI1068
SM-CSI1076
SM-CSI1080
SM-CSI1082
SM-CSI1087
SM-CSI1088
SM-CSI1091
SM-CSI1099
SM-EXT1000
SM-FOR1000
SPEC-CTKT
SM-LCH1000
Cabletron/Enterasys SmartSwitch 2000 Ethernet Switch
Cabletron/Enterasys SmartSwitch 6000 Ethernet Switch
Cabletron/Enterasys SmartSwitch 2000 FastEthernet Switch
Cabletron/Enterasys SmartSwitch 6000 FastEthernet Switch
Cabletron/Enterasys SS 2040 HSIM Module (2M)
Cabletron/Enterasys SS 6000 HSIM Module (6M)
Cabletron/Enterasys SmartSwitch Router 8/16
and Riverstone 32000/3000
Cabletron/Enterasys SmartSwitch 6000
Extreme Summit 24,48
Fore Systems ASX-100, 200 / 9A000, SFCS1000
Level 1 Toolkits
LANCity v210 Management Module
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Broadband Cable Manager Specifications
The Broadband Cable Manager solution set includes the following
features:
• Fault isolation and management
• SPECTRUM’s complete library of multivendor LAN management
modules specific to the Broadband Cable Network
• Ciscoworks2000 integration
• SPECTRUM Remedy Gateway for trouble ticketing
• Fault-tolerant license and Distributed SpectroSERVER capabilities
• Web-based management.
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