IP Networking of ONS 15454 SDH Nodes for OAM&P
This section explains how to set up ONS 15454 SDHs in an IP OAM&P network. ONS 15454 SDHs can be connected in many different ways within an IP environment:
They can be connected to LANs through direct connections or a router.
IP subnetting can create ONS 15454 SDH node groups that enable you to provision non-DCC-connected nodes in a network.
Different IP functions and protocols can be used to achieve specific network goals. For example, Proxy Address Resolution Protocol (ARP) enables one LAN-connected ONS 15454 SDH to serve as a gateway for ONS 15454 SDHs that are not connected to the LAN.
You can create static routes to enable connections among multiple CTC sessions with ONS 15454 SDHs that reside ...