Configure 802.3ad Link Aggregation for Broadsoft

The BroadWorks Software Management Guide provides an example for configuring active/standby Ethernet interfaces (called mode 1) when configuring bonded Ethernet transmission on a single Red Hat Enterprise server.

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Acme Packet SBC Command Line “more” Option for “show running-config”

This short tip helps if you prefer not to have your SBC output display all at once simply enable the more ACLI element.

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Acme Packet SBC “SIP Monitoring and Trace” Configuration

Diagnosing a troubled SIP call has a tendency to be a real pain. Whether it’s running wireshark, tcpdump, or collecting debugs, having to sort through duplicate packets and attempting to merge different pcap files together does not provide a simple way to troubleshoot a single call while looking at both sides of the call in a single ladder diagram.

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Acme Packet SBC SIP Overload Protection

BGP Route flaps, accidental fiber cuts, equipment failure, these are all things that trigger outages and cause traffic to behave erratically and unpredictably.

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Acme Packet SBC “load-limit” Command Option

The Acme Packet SBC has an optional parameter that may be added under sip-config that allows the SBC to gracefully handle traffic in the event the SBC’s main processor reaches a certain threshold.

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