Showing posts from October 19, 2008

Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager (EEM)

在Cisco SP CCIE Lab中最近有人在討論出現了一個新的topic,那就是所謂的EEM,跟平常我們所熟知的RMON, SNMP Trap不太一樣,所以我特別在這邊把相關的資料列出,其實資料並不多,大部份都是在Cisco官網上。

Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager (EEM)

Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager (EEM) is a powerful ally for device and system management. EEM enables customers to harness the network intelligence intrinsic to Cisco IOS and customize the behavior based on real network events as they happen.

EEM consists of Event Detectors, the Event Manager, and an Event Manager Policy Engine. The policy engine drives two types of policies that users can configure, Applet policies and Tcl policies. Customers can define policies to take specific actions when the Cisco IOS software recognizes certain events through the Event Detectors. The result is an extremely powerful and flexible set of tools to automate many network management tasks and direct the operation of Cisco IOS to increase availability, collect informatio…