For network operators who want to get started on the Medianet features Mediatrace and Performance Monitor the QuickStart Guide is a must read!
The Quick Start guide takes you on ‘tour de CLI’ and walks you step by step through the configuration of Mediatrace and Performance Monitor. It contains many show command examples and explains how to read them.
Furthermore, the guide provides insights under the hood of Performance Monitor and Mediatrace. This information about the mechanics of Media Monitoring you will not find in a manual!
The guide also provides a lot of references on how you can provide the information gathered by performance monitor to network management systems, so not only IOS CLI aficionados will appreciate it, but also Network Management specialists.
The test network that served as a foundation for the guide contains a comprehensive set of video applications. Hence the configuration examples account for video applications such as immersive video conferencing, video surveillance, CUCM voice&video and desktop video streaming.
The guide is available here.
The team that wrote the QuickStart Guide is currently in the process of finalizing another Medianet document: the Medianet Deployment Guide. So stay tuned for this, it will be published in early September on www.cisco.com/go/medianet.