Databases for Network Devices

A set of pre-packaged Database documents are provided that are used to collect Cisco Standalone Gateway and Cisco Expressway operating data. While the running of these Databases is optional, it is recommended that they are started in order to obtain a full data collection for the reporting facility.

The pre-packaged databases include:

Database nameTypeWrapping Interval (1)Maximum Size (1)Start
OldIptDeviceDbCollection14 Days500 MBManual
OldIptDeviceDb Hourly
Summary62 Days500 MBAutomatic (2)
(1) These values may be incorrect, please validate with the actual information on each Database property page.

(2) The Database Summaries will start automatically after the associated Database Collection has started.

Starting Databases

The Database Collection is normally started from the initial configuration page of the Web Application. Otherwise, it can be started manually by using the following procedure:

Web Application:

Open the Web Application - Administration tool. In the navigation panel expand the Monitoring server name and click on the required device. This will open the 'Update' page. Check the 'Start Standard Databases and Thresholds' box at the bottom of the page and then click the Update button.

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