Using the command-line interface, Using snmp, Network configurations – Cisco 3030 User Manual

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Cisco Catalyst Blade Switch 3030 Hardware Installation Guide


Chapter 1 Product Overview

Management Options

Using the Command-Line Interface

The switch CLI) is based on Cisco IOS software and enhanced to support desktop-switching features.
You can fully configure and monitor the switch from the CLI. You can access the CLI either by
connecting your management station directly to the switch console port or by using Telnet from a remote
management station. Refer to the switch module command reference on for more

For quick setup instructions that use the CLI, go to

Appendix C, “Configuring the Switch with the

CLI-Based Setup Program.”

Using SNMP

You can use SNMP management applications such as CiscoWorks. You also can manage the switch
from an SNMP-compatible workstation that is running platforms such as SunNet Manager.

Network Configurations

Refer to the switch software configuration guide on for an explanation of network
configuration concepts. The software configuration guide also provides examples of network
configurations that use the switch to create dedicated network segments that are interconnected through
Gigabit Ethernet connections.