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Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide

Software Release 4.0.x Last Updated: August 31, 2007

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About This Guide Revision History Audience
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Document Organization vi Non-Trouble Procedure (NTP) vi Detailed Level Procedure (DLP) vi Document Conventions
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Where to Find Safety and Warning Information Obtaining Documentation vii World Wide Web vii Documentation CD-ROM viii Ordering Documentation viii Documentation Feedback viii Obtaining Technical Assistance ix Cisco.com ix Technical Assistance Center ix Cisco TAC Web Site ix Cisco TAC Escalation Center

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Upgrading Software Release 2.2.x to 4.0.x Using the TCC+ Card Before You Begin
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NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2.2.x to Release 4.0.x Upgrade DLP-U1 Verify CTC Workstation Requirements 1-3 DLP-U2 Verify LAN Connections 1-4 DLP-U3 Verify Common Control Cards 1-4 DLP-U4 Verify Alarm Interface Panel 1-4 NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2.2.x Database NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card
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NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2.2.x to Software R4.0.x DLP-U5 Run the Script 1-10 DLP-U6 Download Release 4.0.x Software 1-11 DLP-U7 Perform a BLSR Lock Out 1-12

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DLP-U28 Activate the New Load 1-13 DLP-U9 Delete Cached JAR Files 1-15 DLP-U10 Remove the BLSR Lock Out 1-16 DLP-U11 Run LDCOMPAT.JAR 1-17 DLP-U12 Set the Date and Time 1-17 NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database 1-18 DLP-U13 Perform a Software R4.0.x BLSR Lock Out 1-19 DLP-U14 Revert to Protect Load 1-20 DLP-U15 Remove the Software R4.0.x BLSR Lock Out 1-21 DLP-U16 Manually Restore the Database 1-22 NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card
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Upgrading Release 3.x to 4.0.x Using the TCC+ Card Before You Begin
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NTP-U7 Prepare for Release 3.x to Release 4.0.x Upgrade NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3.x Database
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and organization of this publication and describes the conventions that convey instructions and other information. intended audience. upgrade to the current software release. Updated About this Guide chapter.About This Guide This section explains the objectives. Document Objectives This guide explains how to upgrade the software for the Cisco ONS 15454 system. and revert to the old software. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 v . Procedures on how to upgrade the software using TL1 and how to upgrade the TCC+ cards to TCC2 cards are also provided as reference. This section provides the following information: • • • • • • • • Revision History Audience Document Organization Document Conventions Where to Find Safety and Warning Information Obtaining Documentation Obtaining Technical Assistance Obtaining Additional Publications and Information Revision History Date 04/06/2007 08/31/2007 Notes Revision History Table added for the first time. It contains requirements before upgrading the software and procedures on how to back up the database.

x. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide vi June 2003 . Follow the steps until the procedure is complete. and every reference to a task includes its DLP number. Some steps require that equipment indications be checked for verification. Keywords or arguments that appear within square brackets are optional.x Using the TCC+ Card. “Upgrading Release 3.x Using the TCC+ Card. electronic circuitry and wiring practices.2. you should be familiar with Cisco or equivalent optical transmission hardware and cabling.0.” provides procedures for upgrading from Software Release 2.0. NTPs are referred to as “procedures” and DLPs are termed “tasks.2. and preferably have experience as a telecommunications technician. The DLP lists numbered steps that lead you through completion of a task. Non-Trouble Procedure (NTP) Each non-trouble procedure (NTP) is a list of steps designed to accomplish a specific procedure.About This Guide Audience Audience To use this publication.” Every reference to a procedure includes its NTP number.0. Document Organization The Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide is organized into the following chapters: • • Chapter 1. refer to the Detailed Level Procedure (DLP) specified in the procedure steps. If you need more detailed instructions. Note Throughout this guide.x to Software R4. Chapter 2. “Upgrading Software Release 2. Detailed Level Procedure (DLP) The DLP (task) supplies additional task details to support the NTP. a trouble clearing reference is provided.x to 4. When the proper response is not obtained.x.x to Software R4.” provides procedures for upgrading from Software R3. The information in this guide follows a task-oriented hierarchy using the elements described in the following sections.x to 4. telecommunications hardware and cabling. Document Conventions This publication uses the following conventions: Convention boldface italic [ ] Application Commands and keywords in body text. Command input that is supplied by the user.0.

the user might do something that could result in equipment damage or loss of data. and other technical resources. Note Means reader take note. The user is in a situation that could cause bodily injury. Caution Means reader be careful. Examples of information displayed on the screen. These sections explain how to obtain technical information from Cisco Systems. Command parameters that must be replaced by module-specific codes. Examples of information that the user must enter. Notes contain helpful suggestions or references to material not covered in the document. hold down the Control key while pressing the D key. refer to Appendix A of the Cisco ONS 15454 Reference Manual that accompanied the product. World Wide Web You can access the most current Cisco documentation on the World Wide Web at this URL: http://www. be aware of the hazards involved with electrical circuitry and optical lasers and be familiar with standard practices for preventing accidents. Where to Find Safety and Warning Information For safety and warning information.com/univercd/home/home. The user must select one. This publication describes the international agency compliance and safety information for the Cisco ONS 15454 systems. Before working on any equipment.cisco. It also includes translations of the safety warnings that appear in the ONS 15454 documentation. In this situation. Ctrl screen font boldface screen font < > Warning Means danger. Obtaining Documentation Cisco provides several ways to obtain documentation. technical assistance.htm Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 vii .About This Guide Where to Find Safety and Warning Information Convention {x|x|x} Application A choice of keywords (represented by x) appears in braces separated by vertical bars. For example. The control key. where Ctrl + D is written.

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x to 4. “Upgrading Release 3. and dial up number.x using the Timing. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-1 .x to 4. Communications.2.x Using the TCC+ Card. If you are new to upgrading the ONS 15454. street address. and Control + (TCC+) card. In general. you may want to check off each procedure on your printed copy of this chapter as you complete it. Turn to a procedure for applicable tasks (DLPs).x to Release 4.0.2. Before You Begin Before beginning. you are not done with a procedure until you have completed it for each node you are upgrading. use the procedures in Chapter 2. Note For a description of non-trouble procedures (NTP) and detailed level procedures (DLP).0 – 3.0.” If you want to upgrade from a release prior to Release 2. Caution This chapter supports Software R2.x Upgrade.0. see the “Obtaining Technical Assistance” section on page ix.x only.x Using the TCC+ Card This chapter explains how to upgrade Cisco ONS 15454’s Cisco Transport Controller (CTC) software from Software Release 2. see the “Document Organization” section on page vi. contact the Technical Assistance Center (TAC).2. For contact information. NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2.2.2. Note Perform the procedures in this chapter in consecutive order unless otherwise noted. 1.0. If you want to upgrade from Releases 3. page 1-2—This procedure contains critical information and tasks that you must read and complete before beginning the upgrade process. and you are not done with the upgrade until you have completed each procedure that applies to your network.x to Software R4. the data will be useful during and after the upgrade: date.C H A P T E R 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. write down the following information about your site. Caution Read each procedure before you begin the upgrade. This section lists the chapter procedures (NTPs).4. site phone number.0.

you should remove them.x Upgrade Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 This procedure steps you through the critical information checks and tasks you must complete before beginning an upgrade.0.2. NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card.2. 6. You have completed this procedure.x Database” procedure on page 1-5. Stop.x. page 1-8—You must complete this entire procedure before the upgrade is finished. If you have multiple IP addresses on your workstation. NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2.0.x.0.x to Release 4.2.x to Release 4.Chapter 1 NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2.0.2.x. Complete the “DLP-U4 Verify Alarm Interface Panel” task on page 1-4.2. 5. proceed with the “NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2. Disable all other Ethernet devices (such as a dial-up adapter) on the workstation that runs CTC.0. NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database. NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. For more information. NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2. page 1-23—Complete this procedure only if you want to upgrade the TCC+ card to a TCC2 card.x software. Required Onsite or remote Superuser Prerequisite Procedures None Read the Release Notes for Cisco ONS 15454 Release 4. NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card.2. 3. PC or UNIX workstation.x Database. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Procedure Guide. When you have completed the tasks for this section. 4.x Using the TCC+ Card 2. Cisco ONS 15454 Release 4.x to 4. page 1-6—Complete this procedure if you have any TCC cards installed.x to Software R4.0.x Upgrade Upgrading Software Release 2. you cannot run CTC Release 2. Log into the node that you will upgrade.0. For detailed instructions. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Complete the “DLP-U2 Verify LAN Connections” task on page 1-4 Complete the “DLP-U3 Verify Common Control Cards” task on page 1-4.2.x if multiple IP addresses are configured. see the “Obtaining Technical Assistance” section on page ix. Complete the “DLP-U1 Verify CTC Workstation Requirements” task on page 1-3. page 1-5—Complete the database backup to ensure that you have preserved your node and network provisioning in the event that you need to restore them. page 1-18—Complete this procedure only if you need to return to the software load you were running before activating Software R4. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-2 June 2003 .

2. Step 2 Ensure that your web browser software is one of the following: • • Step 3 Verify the following: • • Note If you need to install either the JRE 1. CD-ROM drive. Note When you upgrade to JRE 1. they are included on the ONS 15454 software CD.0. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Procedure Guide. If you are currently running a release that is also compatible with JRE 1. Step 4 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).3.0. You can check this on your browser window after entering the node IP address in the URL window under Java Version. The Java Policy file is installed on your computer. Windows 2000.1_01 or the Java Policy file.1_02.2.1_02.0. If you must later revert to a release that requires a previous version of the JRE.0.x to 4.3.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2. or an ONS 15327 running release 1. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-3 . or Windows NT UNIX workstation running any Solaris release Netscape Navigator 4. PC or UNIX workstation Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures None Ensure that your workstation is either one of the following: • • IBM-compatible PC with a Pentium or higher processor. Windows 98. and 128 MB RAM running Windows 95. For detailed installation instructions. you will have to reinstall Java and delete the JAR files from your workstation’s user TEMP directory after reverting all of the nodes in the network.1_02.x Service Pack 2 or higher The Java Version installed on your computer is Java Runtime Environment (JRE) Release 1.2.x.3.x to Release 4.1 or prior.0.x Upgrade DLP-U1 Verify CTC Workstation Requirements Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Before upgrading the workstation to run CTC Release 4.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2.3. you will no longer be able to log into an ONS 15454 running Release 2. verify all PC or UNIX workstation hardware and software requirements. the extra steps are not necessary.0.73 or higher (Netscape Navigator is included on the ONS 15454 software CD shipped with the node) Internet Explorer 4.

x to Release 4. ensure that only one is connected to a router. Release 2.x Using the TCC+ Card DLP-U2 Verify LAN Connections Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Use this procedure to ensure that LAN connections are correct. page 1-4 Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-4 June 2003 . PC or UNIX workstation with CTC installed Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U2 Verify LAN Connections.2. DLP-U4 Verify Alarm Interface Panel Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Use this task to ensure Alarm Interface Panel quality. or two XC10G) are installed at each node. PC or UNIX workstation Required Onsite Superuser Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U3 Verify Common Control Cards.0.2.x does not support simplex operation.x Upgrade Upgrading Software Release 2. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Reference Manual for LAN-connection suggestions. Step 2 DLP-U3 Verify Common Control Cards Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 This task verifies that two TCC+ cards and two cross-connect cards (two XCs.2. the remaining nodes might be unreachable. The TCC+ cards are in Slots 7 and 11 and the XC/XCVT/XC10G cross connect cards are in Slots 8 and 10. page 1-4 Ensure that the cards are installed. Repeat Step 1 at every node in the network. Otherwise.0. page 1-3 If you have multiple ONS 15454 nodes configured in the same IP subnet. Return to your returning procedure (NTP). PC or UNIX workstation Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of a PC or UNIX workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U1 Verify CTC Workstation Requirements. two XCVTs. Return to your originating procedure (NTP).Chapter 1 NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2.x to 4.

x to Release 4.2.2. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-5 .2.x Database Caution If any of your nodes has an AIP board with the part number 67-xx-xxxxx.db (for example. myDatabase. see the “Obtaining Technical Assistance” section on page ix. go to the next node and start from Step 1 again. If you are already logged in.2.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2. Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 If the part number is any number other than 67-xx-xxxxx. Click Backup. Repeat Steps 1 through 6 for each node in the network. click the Maintenance > Database tabs. Repeat Steps 1 through 4 for every node. In the node (default) view. Save the database on the workstation's hard drive or on network storage. If the part number is any 67-xx-xxxxx combination.x Database Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Use this procedure to preserve all configuration data for your network before performing the upgrade.x to 4. Use an appropriate file name with the file extension .db). Return to your originating procedure (NTP). For detailed instructions. page 1-2 Log into CTC. continue with Step 2. For contact information. If you cannot find the part number.0. The number should be preceded by “P/N” on the sticker. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Procedure Guide. Step 1 Step 2 Note If there is no sticker with a part number. the board must be replaced. where each “x” can be any number or letter. NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2. Look at the back of your ONS 15454 node and locate the green board with “AIP” stamped into the right hand side (the writing will be sideways as you face the board). contact TAC to request a Return Materials Authorization (RMA). Click OK. Click Save.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. PC or UNIX workstation Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2. Perform the following steps to ensure that all of your AIPs are good.x Upgrade. A message appears indicating that the backup is complete.0. the number may be stamped into the board itself. contact TAC. Locate the sticker with the part number.

do a print screen from the inventory window Active TCC+ Active XC Network information.0. proceed with the “NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. etc.x Database. complete the table (or your own version) for every node in the network.x.Chapter 1 NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card Upgrading Software Release 2. Current configuration: BLSR. list all optical ports that have DCCs activated User IDs (List all. If you do not have any TCC cards. Two TCC+ cards NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2.x to 4. Use the following table to determine the information you should log. including at least one super user) Inventory. You have completed this procedure. Table 1-1 Manually Logged Data Item IP address of the node Node name Timing settings DCC connections. Stop. you must first upgrade them to TCC+ cards before continuing with the software upgrade.0. page 1-5 As needed Onsite Provisioning or higher Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-6 June 2003 .x to Software R4.0. do a print screen from the alarm window List circuits. NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card Purpose Tools/Equipment Prerequisite Procedures Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level This procedure upgrades the TCC card to the TCC+ card. do a print screen from the protection group window List alarms.2. If you have any TCC cards installed.2. do a print screen from the circuit window Step 9 Record data here (if applicable) Slot 7 or Slot 11 (circle one) Slot 8 or Slot 10 (circle one) You must be using TCC+ cards and not TCC cards to upgrade to Release 4.x” procedure on page 1-8.2.x Using the TCC+ Card Step 8 (Optional) Cisco recommends that you manually log critical information by either writing it down or printing screens where applicable. linear. do a print screen from the Provisioning tab in the network view. Complete the “NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card” procedure on page 1-6. (do print screens as needed) List all protection groups in the system.

Choose Reset Card. The FAIL LED then blinks normally and all LEDs go dark. The MEA alarm clears when the ONS 15454 recognizes the matching TCC+ cards. Slide the TCC+ card into the slot along the guide rails. the LEDs on the TCC+ card flash Fail and then the active/standby LED flashes.0. the loading TCC+ card does not boot up in the normal manner. a. c. When the card is first inserted. Tip When a newly installed TCC+ card has a different version of the ONS 15454 software installed than the version running on the active TCC+ card.x. which can take up to 20 or 30 minutes. The ONS 15454 boots up the second TCC+ card.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card Step 1 Step 2 Verify that your database was backed up before starting. b. the red FAIL LED stays on for a short period. Note It takes approximately 20 or 30 minutes for the active TCC card to transfer the system software to the newly-installed TCC+ card. Open the ejectors on the TCC+ card. Step 4 Step 5 Right click the active TCC card to reveal a pull-down menu. b. e. The TCC card to TCC+ card upgrade process requires Release 2. Close the ejectors. The ACT/STBY LED indicator should be lit amber for standby TCC cards. Note The MEA (card mismatch) alarm appears because CTC recognizes a mismatch between TCC card types. c. The ONS 15454 switches the standby TCC+ card to active mode.x to support the TCC/TCC+ card mismatch that occurs briefly during the TCC card to TCC+ card upgrade process. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-7 . the newly installed TCC+ card automatically copies the software version running on the active TCC+ card. Close the ejectors. Before you install TCC+ cards. the TCC+ card reboots and goes into standby mode after approximately three minutes. d. This raises the IMPROPRMVL alarm which will clear when the upgrade is complete.2. Slide the TCC+ card into the slot along the guide rails.2. e. Disregard this alarm. d. Verify that the remaining TCC card is now in standby mode (the ACT/STBY LED changes to amber).2. Step 3 Open the TCC card ejectors. During this operation. a. Software transfer occurs in instances where different software versions exist on the two cards. You do not need to do anything in this situation. Wait for the TCC card to reboot.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. The second TCC+ card must also copy the system software. Slide the card out of the slot. When the transfer completes.x to 4. Physically replace the standby TCC card on the ONS 15454 with a TCC+ card. Slide the card out of the slot. it clears by the end of the procedure. Step 6 Step 7 Open the TCC card ejectors. Physically replace the remaining TCC card with the second TCC+ card. Open the ejectors on the TCC+ card. verify that the node you are upgrading has ONS 15454 Software R2. However.

with Ethernet traffic disruption possibly lasting up to several minutes on each circuit. Complete the “DLP-U7 Perform a BLSR Lock Out” task on page 1-12 (BLSR nodes only). After loading the new software for approximately 30 minutes.0. continue with Step 3. Stop.2. Complete the “DLP-U6 Download Release 4.x Using the TCC+ Card The FAIL LED and the ACT/STBY LED flash alternately every 30 to 45 seconds as the new software loads onto the new TCC+ card. If you are already logged in.2.0.2. Caution Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Do not perform maintenance or provisioning activities during the activation task. Step 8 When you have upgraded to TCC+ cards. Complete the “DLP-U28 Activate the New Load” task on page 1-13.0. you must read and perform each of the tasks that applies to your network in the proper order.0. Begin with the “DLP-U5 Run the Script” task on page 1-10.x” procedure on page 1-8.0.x to Software R4.x to Software R4.x software CD into the workstation CD-ROM (or otherwise acquire access to the software) to begin the upgrade process.1 or 2. PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2. You have completed this procedure. complete the “DLP-U5 Run the Script” task on page 1-10. if you are upgrading from Release 2.0.x to 4. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Procedure Guide. NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. Log into the node that you want to upgrade.2.x Software” task on page 1-11.0. You can use the setup wizard to install components or click Cancel to continue with the upgrade. If you are upgrading from Release 2. Step 1 Note Inserting the software CD activates the CTC Setup Wizard.x Upgrading Software Release 2.x.2. For detailed instructions. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-8 June 2003 .Chapter 1 NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2.x Database.2.0. the TCC+ card becomes the standby card and the amber LED is illuminated. page 1-6 (if applicable) Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser To upgrade the software successfully. skip this task.x Purpose Tools/Equipment Use this procedure to upgrade your CTC software to Software R4.x to Software R4. Caution A traffic interruption of less than 50 ms on each circuit is possible during the activation task. page 1-5 NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card.2.2. Insert the Release 4. proceed to the “NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2.2.

x Step 7 Step 8 As needed. you will still be disconnected and removed to the network view during the node reboot. you should expect to see two TCC+ card resets. lasting about 30 minutes total.x node.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. Each software copy takes about 15 minutes.x uploads. Complete the “DLP-U12 Set the Date and Time” task on page 1-17 for any nodes that are not using SNTP.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. You have completed this procedure. The new CTC applet for Release 4. upgrade any spare TCC+ cards by installing the spare in the standby slot of a Software R4. Note The standby TCC+ card will copy one or both software releases from the active TCC+ card.x. Complete the “DLP-U10 Remove the BLSR Lock Out” task on page 1-16 (BLSR nodes only).JAR” task on page 1-17 to manage 2.x is installed. For the remaining nodes. Note Step 10 Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Only activate one node at a time.0. and the TCC+ card will reset after each copy.x when a TCC+/TCC2 card that has the Software R4. CTC will restore connectivity to the node. Refer to “NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card” section on page 1-6 or “NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card” section on page 1-23. During this logon. you will need to type the user name CISCO15.x to Software R4. Note Steps 7 and 8 are only necessary after upgrading the first node in a network because cached files only need to be removed from your workstation once. but after the reboot is complete. A password is not required. Thus.0.0. Allow each node to finish (all alarms cleared for 10 minutes) before activating the next node. Step 9 Repeat Step 6 (activation) for all nodes in the network that need to be upgraded. Complete the “DLP-U11 Run LDCOMPAT. for a TCC+ card that has no matching software with the active TCC+ card.0. complete the “DLP-U9 Delete Cached JAR Files” task on page 1-15. As needed. Reconnect to CTC using the IP address from Step 6.x nodes in the network. as needed. Note You can also upgrade to Software R4.0.2.x to 4.0. Stop. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-9 .2.

0 nodes for upgrade with a software patch. Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 On the Alarms tab. Close all active telnet connections to the ONS 15454.38). page 1-5 NTP-U3 Upgrade the TCC Card to the TCC+ Card. Caution Do not run the script on more than one node and one workstation at the same time.x Database.2.0. If you are upgrading from Release 2.0.pl.2.2.2. Alarm filtering is enabled if the tool is depressed (selected) and disabled if the tool is raised (not selected).2.x Upgrading Software Release 2.38) load.x to 4.x Software” task on page 1-11.20-001A-00. Step 1 Step 2 Click the Alarms tab. In a command window.2. run ptfix. EXAMPLE G:\Cisco15454> ptfix 172. Note Running the script takes approximately 2 to 3 minutes.20-001A-00. Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Close CTC and then reconnect to the node. in UNIX) using the IP address of the node you are running the script on. from the CD software “Cisco15454” directory.exe (or ptfix.1 or greater.0 only Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser This task is only necessary with Release 2. Resolve any outstanding alarms before proceeding.16.2.2. Verify that the alarm filter is not on: a.0 upgrades. page 1-6 (if applicable) Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note Required for Release 2.17. From the node view.18 This step takes approximately 2 to 3 minutes. Click the Maintenance > Software tabs. you can skip this task and continue with the “DLP-U6 Download Release 4. click the Maintenance > Software tabs. PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2.0. Click the Filter tool at the lower-right side of the bottom toolbar.x Using the TCC+ Card DLP-U5 Run the Script Purpose Tools/Equipment Use this task to prepare your Release 2. an “Upgrade Preparation Complete” message appears. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-10 June 2003 .2.2. check all nodes for existing alarms. Display the node (default login) view of the Software R2. The script will only work for the Release 2. When the script has completed successfully. b. Verify that the active load is 2. log into the node you ran the script on.0 node where you will run the script.0 (02.Chapter 1 NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. Run the script. From the network view.0 (02.x to Software R4.

Note During the software download process.2. the SWFTDWN alarm indicates that the software download is taking place.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. An upgrade downloads the software to the backup RAM on both the backup and active TCC+ cards.0.0.2. check all nodes for existing alarms.x Database. Click the Filter tool at the lower-right side of the bottom toolbar. Alarm filtering is enabled if the tool is depressed (selected) and disabled if the tool is raised (not selected). Step 1 Step 2 Click the Alarms tab.0. page 1-5 DLP-U5 Run the Script. The download task does not affect traffic because the active software continues to run at the primary RAM location.x Software Purpose Tools/Equipment Use this task to download Software R4. PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2. Resolve any outstanding alarms before proceeding. Step 14 Step 15 DLP-U6 Download Release 4.0.” Return to the network view. Repeat Steps 1 through 11 for each node in the network running Release 2.0.x to the ONS 15454 nodes prior to activation. Repeat this task for all nodes in the network.0.2. b.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-11 . therefore. From the View menu. choose Go to Network View. page 1-10 (if applicable) Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser The TCC+ card has two flash RAMs.x to Software R4. Verify that the alarm filter is not on: a. Caution Rerun the script on any node for which the active/standby TCC+ card reboots at any time before the Release 4.x to 4.x Step 11 Step 12 Step 13 Verify that the protect software is now “none.x load is activated.2. The alarm is normal and clears when the download is complete. Return to your originating procedure (NTP). Step 4 Step 5 Return to node view and click the Maintenance > Software tabs. you can download the software at any time. Step 3 On the Alarms tab. Click Upgrade. The File Open dialog box opens.

perform the lockout on both the east and west spans of each node. From the menu options. Be sure to remove the lockout after activating all nodes in the ring.2.0.0.x Upgrading Software Release 2. choose Ring Lockout. c. CTC displays a status window so you can monitor the download process. From the menu options. Open the “Cisco15454” folder.x. perform the following steps: a.x Using the TCC+ Card Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Browse to locate the software files on the ONS 15454 software CD or on your hard drive. e. In node view. Repeat Steps 1 through 8 for each node. Step 3 Repeat Step 2 at each node in the ring. choose Ring Lockout.x to Software R4. d. Click Apply to activate the command. A message indicating that your files transferred successfully will appear after the software has finished loading. click the West Operation column to show the pull-down menu. PC or UNIX workstation As needed Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures None During the lockout.x to 4. BLSR spans will not be protected. Select the file with the “.Chapter 1 NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. click the East Operation column to show the pull-down menu. DLP-U7 Perform a BLSR Lock Out Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note You must perform a lockout at each node in the BLSR before activating the software for Release 4. if you are working from a local copy. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-12 June 2003 . Return to your originating procedure (NTP). In the same row.2. Repeat this task for each node you are upgrading. For each of the BLSR trunk (span) cards (OC-12.0.pkg” extension and click Open. Note Ignore any Default K alarms that occur on the protect STS timeslots during this lockout period. click the Maintenance > Ring tabs. b. Note To prevent ring or span switching. OC-48. Step 9 Note Step 10 Step 11 The software download process can take 30 minutes or more per node. Step 1 Step 2 Next to the trunk card row. or OC-192).

0. DLP-U28 Activate the New Load Purpose Tools/Equipment Use this task to activate Software R4. page 1-12 (if required) DLP-U6 Download Release 4. optional parameters exist for the memAudit command. b. PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U7 Perform a BLSR Lock Out. To ensure database synchronization. For more information about the memAudit utility. Move your mouse cursor over a card in node view to see its active or standby status.0. Note Use the full memAudit command with the version numbers.x to Software R4. make sure that the protect cards are in standby before proceeding.exe is located.pl/ons15454 In a command window. The IP address is either on the LCD or on the upper left corner of the CTC window.2. In other words.com/cgi-bin/tablebuild.0. 1:1. or 1:N) are active on the working card of that protection group and that no protection switches are occurring. page 1-11 Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Cisco recommends that the first node you activate be a LAN-connected node. change the prompt to the folder where the memAudit. At the prompt.htm file on the CD or Cisco.cisco.0. Copy the memAudit. type the following command: memAudit <nodename or IP address> c. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-13 . In addition.2.x Note Step 4 Leave the BLSR in the lockout state until you have finished activating all nodes. Step 1 Close all active telnet connections to the ONS 15454.com web page to a folder on your hard drive: http://www. This ensures that the new CTC JAR files will download to your workstation as quickly as possible. d. run the memAudit utility: a.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2.exe from the ONS 15454 software CD or the following Cisco. The command prompt window displays the following: IP address DB:insync RESET:no: Step 2 Record the IP address of the node. view the memAudit_readme.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. Note Make sure all cards that are part of a protection group (1+1.x in each node in the network.com web page.x to 4. Return to your originating procedure (NTP).x Software.

then check to ensure all alarms have cleared before proceeding. depending on how many cards are installed. beginning with the standby TCC+ card followed by the active TCC+ card. After activating the node. wait for 30 minutes for the process to complete. Click the Filter tool at the lower-right side of the bottom toolbar.Chapter 1 NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. the XC/XCVT card in Slot 8 reboots. it signals the standby TCC+ card to transition to be the active TCC+ card while it becomes now the standby TCC+ card. Click OK to begin the node rebooting process.0. The following occurs: • Each card in the node reboots.2. choose File > Exit. Click the Alarms tab. Alarm filtering is enabled if the tool is depressed (selected) and disabled if the tool is raised (not selected). the Ethernet cards reset at the same time. A rebooting window appears. The “Activation Successful” message appears when the software is successfully activated. Verify that the protect version is 4.0. you can safely proceed to the next step. and then the XC/XCVT card in Slot 10 reboots.0. this alarm clears. Note Step 9 Step 10 CTC will lose connection to the node and will display the network view. • • • When all the cards finish rebooting and all alarms clear. If you are upgrading remotely and cannot see the nodes. b. Click Activate. wait until the software upgrade reboot finishes at that node before continuing.x to Software R4. Resolve any outstanding alarms before proceeding. so Cisco recommends that you activate the new load during a maintenance window. then the traffic cards boot consecutively from left to right. A system reboot (SYSBOOT) alarm is raised while activation is in progress. Return to your originating procedure (NTP). In CTC.2. Caution The upgrade process is service affecting. When all cards have reset. Step 11 Step 12 Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-14 June 2003 . Click Yes to proceed with the activation. Ethernet traffic may remain down from the time the TCC+ cards switch to the time all Ethernet cards have finished resetting. When the active TCC+ card is rebooted. The Activate dialog box appears with a warning message.x to 4. Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 On the Alarms tab.x Using the TCC+ Card Step 3 Verify that the alarm filter is not on: a. check all nodes for existing alarms. When the TCC+ cards are finished. The upgrade process can take up to 30 minutes. Time Division Multiplexing (TDM) traffic can endure a hit of up to 50 ms. Click the Maintenance > Software tabs.x Upgrading Software Release 2. Next.x.

You should now be able to connect to CTC.x to 4. Click Clear Memory Cache.2.x DLP-U9 Delete Cached JAR Files Purpose When you upgrade or revert to a different CTC software load. Click OK twice.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. Step 2 Close your browser. b. In Netscape: a. PC or UNIX workstation You need to complete this task only after you activate the first node in the network only. Click Clear Disk Cache. Step 3 Delete cached files from your workstation (Windows systems only). Select and delete all files with “jar” in the Name or Type field.2. e. b. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-15 . f. Select the Delete all offline content checkbox. c. Choose Edit > Preferences > Advanced > Cache. Before you can reload CTC you must ensure that previously cached files are cleared from your browser and hard drive. you must reload CTC to your browser.0. Click OK.0. In the list of user variables. b.x to Software R4. Open the TEMP directory located in the path you just looked up. you must also close them. The value associated with this variable is the path to your temporary directory where JAR files are stored. Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U28 Activate the New Load. Choose Delete Files. Click OK twice. e. choose Settings > Control Panel > System > Advanced.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. In your Windows start menu. c. Click Environment Variables. d. page 1-13 Delete cache files from your browser directory. a. d. Select View > Details. If you have other applications open that use JAR files. Step 4 Reopen your browser. This will show you a list of user variables and a list of system variables. look for the TEMP variable. Choose Tools > Internet Options > General. d. c. Note You will not be able to delete cached JAR files from your hard drive until you have closed your browser. In Microsoft Internet Explorer: a.

0.x Using the TCC+ Card Step 5 Return to your originating procedure (NTP).Chapter 1 NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2.x Upgrading Software Release 2. choose Clear. you risk traffic loss on the first ring switch.0.x Software. Step 3 Step 4 Repeat this task as many times as necessary to remove all BLSR span lock outs on the upgrade nodes. In the same row. From the menu options. e. click the Maintenance > BLSR tabs. c.2. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-16 June 2003 . click the East Switch column to show the pull-down menu. OC-48. perform the following steps: a.2. Next to the trunk card row. Click Apply to activate the command. Note When removing a lockout.x to 4. choose Clear. d. PC or UNIX workstation Required for BLSR Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U6 Download Release 4.0. page 1-11 In CTC node view. Click Apply to activate the command.x to Software R4. or OC-192). click the West Switch column to show the pull-down menu. If you try to select Clear for more than one lockout at a time. From the menu options. f. be sure to apply your changes each time you choose the Clear option. For each of the BLSR trunk (span) cards (OC-12. DLP-U10 Remove the BLSR Lock Out Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Release the span lockouts on all BLSR nodes after the new software load is activated on all nodes. b. Return to your originating procedure (NTP).

PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U28 Activate the New Load. run the LDCOMPAT.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2.jar LDCOMPAT. If you are using UNIX. The LDCOMPAT.jar file to the client machine and updates the CTC. Return to your originating procedure (NTP). page 1-16 (if applicable) Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser If you are using Windows.JAR Purpose Tools/Equipment This task enables CTC to manage 2.x DLP-U11 Run LDCOMPAT. the upgrade procedure can cause the Date/Time setting to change.x to Software R4. enter the following commands: % cd /Cisco15454 % java -jar LDCOMPAT.ini so that CTC can use it to manage 2. click the Provisioning > General tabs.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. Perform this task to reset the date and time at each node. Set the correct date and time.x nodes.0.x to 4.x nodes after a software upgrade. In CTC node view. DLP-U12 Set the Date and Time Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note If you are not using SNTP. then click Apply.0. Repeat Steps 1 and 2 for each remaining node.x.jar from the ONS 15454 Software CD.2.jar file is located at the Cisco15454 folder. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-17 . jar copies the COMPAT.x.2. PC or UNIX workstation As needed Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures None If you are using SNTP. page 1-13 DLP-U10 Remove the BLSR Lock Out. Step 3 Return to your originating procedure (NTP). you do not need this task.

2.2.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database Purpose Tools/Equipment Use this procedure to return to the software and database provisioning you had before you activated Release 4. Note Before you upgraded to Release 4.0.2.x Database. Note Cisco does not recommend reverting to R3.2. Log into the node.x to Software R4. in order.x to Release 4.x Database.x.x if two TCC2 cards are installed and running R4. If you need to revert to the backup database. Cisco recommends that you record or export all critical information to your hard drive.x BLSR Lock Out” task on page 1-19 (BLSR only).x Database” procedure on page 1-5). page 1-2 NTP-U7 Prepare for Release 3. Complete the “DLP-U13 Perform a Software R4. If you have performed all necessary procedures up to this point. complete the “DLP-U16 Manually Restore the Database” task on page 1-22. continue with Step 2. If you need to revert to Software R2.0. They are provided here as a convenience to those wishing to perform a revert after an upgrade.0.0. page 2-3 (if applicable) NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2.x Upgrade.x. You must have two TCC+ cards installed to revert to R3.x software.0. page 2-4 (if applicable) Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note As needed Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser The tasks to revert to a previous load are not a part of the upgrade.0 or the revert to a later release failed.0. PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2. For detailed instructions.x.2.0.2.0.0. you have finished the software upgrade. Additionally. you cannot revert to 3.x. page 1-8 NTP-U22 Upgrade Software R3.x to Software R4. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Procedure Guide. If you are already logged in.x Upgrade. page 1-5 NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-18 June 2003 . Complete the “DLP-U15 Remove the Software R4. Stop.Chapter 1 NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database Upgrading Software Release 2. Complete the “DLP-U14 Revert to Protect Load” task on page 1-20. page 2-2 (if applicable) NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2. use the following tasks.x.0. You have completed this procedure.x when both a TCC+ card and a TCC2 card are installed on the same ONS 15454 shelf.x to 4.x BLSR Lock Out” task on page 1-21 (BLSR only).x to Release 4. you should have backed up the existing database at all nodes in the network (this is part of the “NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2.

e. Note To prevent ring or span switching.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2.0. click the West Switch column to show the pull-down menu. Step 3 Repeat Step 2 at each node in the ring.x to Software R4. Click Apply.0.x Database. In the same row. perform the lockout on both the east and west spans of each node.0. Click Apply.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database DLP-U13 Perform a Software R4. click the East Switch column to show the pull-down menu. choose Lockout Span.0. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-19 . page 2-3 (if applicable) NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2. page 1-5 NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3.x.x to Software R4.x BLSR Lock Out Purpose Tools/Equipment If you have a BLSR provisioned. b. In node view. PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2. click the Maintenance > Ring tabs. You must leave the BLSR in the lockout state until you have finished reverting all nodes. c. f. OC-192).2.x Database. perform the following steps: a. before beginning the revert you must perform a span lockout at each node. Return to your originating procedure (NTP). Note Ignore any Default K alarms that occur on the protect STS timeslots during this lockout period. page 2-4 (if applicable) Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note Required for BLSR only Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser During the lockout. choose Lockout Span. From the menu options. Step 1 Step 2 Next to the trunk card row. Note Step 4 Leave the BLSR in the lockout state until you have finished reverting all nodes.2.2. d. but then you must be sure to remove the lockout once you are finished reverting. OC-48.x.x to 4. For each of the BLSR trunk (span) cards (OC-12. page 1-8 NTP-U22 Upgrade Software R3. From the menu options. BLSR spans will not be protected.

Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Note Step 6 Step 7 The system reboot might take up to 30 minutes to complete. PC or UNIX workstation Tools/Equipment Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U1 Prepare for Release 2.2.2. Note In the following task.0.1 or greater. you will need to manually restore the database after performing the steps to revert.2. page 1-5 NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3.x. the release you want to revert to must have been working at the time you activated to Release 4. page 1-8 NTP-U22 Upgrade Software R3. Click OK. If you were running Release 2. the database is restored automatically as a part of the revert only for Releases 2.0.Chapter 1 NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database Upgrading Software Release 2.1 and later. this task will also restore your database to the provisioning you had prior to the activation.x to Software R4.x Database.0.x on that node.0 before activation.2.x Upgrade.0. Thus. page 2-4 (if applicable) DLP-U13 Perform a Software R4.x to Release 4.0. If you were running Release 2.0. any configuration changes made after activation will be lost when you revert the software. Restoring the database manually is service affecting and should be performed during a service window. Verify that the protect software displays the release you upgraded from. A dialog box asks you to confirm the choice.x Using the TCC+ Card DLP-U14 Revert to Protect Load Purpose Use this task to revert to the software you were running prior to the last activation. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-20 June 2003 . page 2-3 (if applicable) NTP-U20 Upgrade Software R2.2. Wait one minute before restoring another node. click the Maintenance > Software tabs.x.x Database.x.x BLSR Lock Out. Also.x Upgrade. Revert activates the protect software and restores the database from the previous load. Close your Netscape or Internet Explorer browser. From the node view. This begins the revert and drops the connection to the node.2. Click Revert.x to Release 4. page 1-19 (if required) Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note Required for revert Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser To perform a supported (non service-affecting) revert from Release 4.x to Software R4.0. page 1-2 NTP-U7 Prepare for Release 3. page 2-2 (if applicable) NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2. a supported revert automatically restores the node configuration at the time of the previous activation.x to 4.2.0. Wait until the software revert finishes before continuing.

0. Step 9 Return to your originating procedure. choose Clear. c. you will need to reinstall Java and delete the JAR files from your workstation’s TEMP directory after reverting all of the nodes in the network. If you have trouble reconnecting to CTC. you do not need to reinstall Java and delete JAR files. you cannot log into an ONS 15454 running Release 2. Click Apply to activate the command.0. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-21 . f.1_02. From the menu options. be sure to apply your changes each time you select the Clear option. perform the following steps: a. click the East Switch column to show the pull-down menu.1_02. you risk traffic loss on the first ring switch.3. Note When removing a lockout.x BLSR Lock Out. If you try to select Clear for more than one lockout at a time.2. click the Maintenance > Ring tabs.0. Step 8 After reverting all of the nodes in the network. If you are reverting to a release that also uses JRE 1.3. choose Clear. OC-48. DLP-U15 Remove the Software R4.1_02 during the upgrade.1 or prior (or an ONS 15327 running Release 1. For each of the BLSR trunk cards (OC-12. Click Apply to activate the command. Next to the trunk card row. click the West Switch column to show the pull-down menu. OC-192).0). From the menu options.3. e. d. page 1-19 In CTC node view. or if you retained JRE 1. Note It might also be necessary to delete cache files from your browser’s directory or from the TEMP directory on your MS Windows workstation. In the same row. This uploads the appropriate CTC applet to your workstation. restart the browser and log back into the last node that was reverted.x to 4.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database Note When you upgrade to JRE 1.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. PC or UNIX workstation As needed Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U13 Perform a Software R4. b. If you are reverting to a release that required a previous version of JRE.2. see the “DLP-U9 Delete Cached JAR Files” task on page 1-15.x BLSR Lock Out Purpose To restore BLSR protection you must clear the span lockouts on all BLSR nodes after reverting the software load and restoring the database on all nodes.0.

Wait one minute before restoring the next node. Return to your originating procedure (NTP).0 database restoral after a revert. as needed Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Do not perform these steps unless you are restoring Release 2.2. You have now completed the manual database backup.x BLSR Lock Out. click Accept. and DLP-U15 Remove the Software R4. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-22 June 2003 . If a new ring map exists. In the Provisioning > Ring tabs. click the Maintenance > Database tabs.0.0. click the Ring Map button.2. DLP-U16 Manually Restore the Database Purpose Tools/Equipment Use this task to revert to Release 2. The database will be restored and the TCC+s cards will reboot. The “Open…” dialog box appears. Return to your originating procedure.Chapter 1 NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database Upgrading Software Release 2.0 or the software revert for a later release failed. In the CTC node view. page 1-21 (if required) Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Caution Required for Release 2. otherwise.0 or if you were unable to perform a revert using another software release. When the TCC+ cards have rebooted.2. PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures DLP-U14 Revert to Protect Load.x to 4.x Using the TCC+ Card Step 3 Step 4 You might need to accept a new ring map to clear Default K byte or Node ID mismatch alarms. log back into CTC and verify that the database is restored. Click Backup.2. Caution This process is service affecting and should be performed during a maintenance window. Select the previously saved file and choose Open. page 1-20.

The ACT/STBY LED on the faceplate of the TCC+/TCC2 card indicates whether the card is in active or standby mode. For information on backplane pinouts.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2. Slide the card out of the slot. If you are already logged in. Verify that the node you are upgrading has ONS 15454 Software R4. This raises the IMPROPRMVL alarm which will clear when the upgrade is complete. The software version is displayed in the upper left corner of the window.0. Physically replace the standby TCC+ card on the ONS 15454 with a TCC2 card. Slide the TCC2 card into the slot along the guide rails.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card Purpose Use this procedure to upgrade the TCC+ card to the TCC2 card. Complete the “NTP-U2 Back Up the Software R2.0. continue with Step 2.x Database” section on page 1-5 before beginning the upgrade. See the “Obtaining Technical Assistance” section on page ix for contact information. The TCC2 card does not autodetect miswired LAN connections. a. Note Downgrade procedures from TCC2 cards to TCC+ cards are not supported. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-23 . Log into CTC.0. The TCC2 card supports ONS 15454 Software R4. A green ACT/STBY LED indicates an active card and an amber light indicates a standby card.x. f. Contact TAC for more information. c. You will not be able to revert to a software release earlier than Software R4.2. Open the ejectors on the TCC2 card to be installed.0. a “LAN Connection Polarity Reversed” condition appears. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Reference Manual. Open the standby TCC+ card ejectors. If a LAN connection is miswired. For detailed instructions.x to 4. Two SONET TCC2 cards None As needed Onsite Maintenance or higher Tools/Equipment Prerequisite Procedures Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Note The TCC2 card does not carry any software other than Software R4.x.2. d. b. Note Features that require TCC2 functionality are not supported with a mixed configuration (one TCC2 card and oneTCC+ card installed on an ONS 15454 shelf). Close the ejectors. Verify that the LAN wires on the backplane are installed properly.x with both TCC2 cards installed. e.x installed. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Procedure Guide. Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Check the LED on the faceplate.0. The TCC+ card is compatible with ONS 15454 Software R4.0.x and earlier software versions.

b. the loading TCC2 card does not boot up in the normal manner. Caution If your active TCC+ card resets during the upgrade before the new TCC2 card is in full standby mode. In CTC node view.x Using the TCC+ Card g. The second TCC2 card must also copy the database. The TCC+ card verifies that it has the same database as the TCC2 card and then switches to standby.2. Note You can no longer revert to a software version prior to Software R4. remove the new TCC2 card immediately. Step 6 When the newly installed TCC2 card is in standby. choose Reset Card. Step 7 From the pull-down menu. c.0. However. Note It takes approximately 10 minutes for the active TCC+ card to transfer the database to the newly installed TCC2 card. The FAIL LED then blinks normally and all LEDs go dark.Chapter 1 NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card Upgrading Software Release 2.x after you switch the standby TCC2 card to the active TCC2 card. Do not remove the card from the shelf during a database transfer. Do not remove the card from the shelf during a database transfer. Physically replace the remaining TCC+ card with the second TCC2 card. When the card is first inserted. the TCC2 card becomes the standby card and the amber LED is illuminated. When the transfer completes.x to 4.0. Slide the TCC2 card into the slot along the guide rails. it clears by the end of the procedure. a. the newly installed TCC2 card automatically copies the software version running on the active TCC2 card. After loading the new software for approximately 10 minutes. d. the LEDs on the TCC2 card flash Fail and then the active/standby LED flashes. e. the TCC2 card reboots and goes into standby mode after approximately three minutes. Ldg (loading) appears on the newly installed TCC2 card. Open the ejectors on the TCC2 card. The ONS 15454 boots up the second TCC2 card. During this operation. You do not need to do anything in this situation. Disregard this alarm. This raises the IMPROPRMVL alarm. Open the TCC+ card ejectors. Wait for the TCC+ card to reboot. Slide the card out of the slot. Step 8 Step 9 Verify that the remaining TCC+ card is now in standby mode (the ACT/STBY LED changes to amber). Tip When a newly installed TCC2 card has a different version of the ONS 15454 software installed than the version running on the active TCC2 card. Note The MEA (card mismatch) alarm appears because CTC recognizes a mismatch between TCC card types. right-click the active TCC+ card in CTC. the red FAIL LED stays on for a short period. The ONS 15454 switches the standby TCC2 card to active mode. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-24 June 2003 . which will clear when the upgrade is complete. Close the ejectors.

2. You have completed this procedure. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 1-25 .x to 4. check the voltage on the backplane. Stop.0.Chapter 1 Upgrading Software Release 2.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card Step 10 If power-related alarms occur after the second TCC2 card is installed.

x Using the TCC+ Card Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 1-26 June 2003 .x to 4.Chapter 1 NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card Upgrading Software Release 2.2.0.

Note For a description of non-trouble procedures (NTP) and detailed level procedures (DLP).x to 4. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 2-1 .2. Note Procedures in this chapter are to be performed in consecutive order unless otherwise noted. If you wish to upgrade from Releases 2. write down the following information about your site. Site Phone Number. This section lists the chapter procedures (NTPs).0. see “Obtaining Technical Assistance” section on page ix. If you wish to upgrade from a release prior to Release 2. Caution Read each procedure before you begin the upgrade. In general.x to 4.x Upgrade. Before You Begin Before beginning.2. you must contact Technical Assistance Center (TAC). you are not done with a procedure until you have completed it for each node you are upgrading. For more information.C H A P T E R 2 Upgrading Release 3. and Dial Up Number.2. the data will be useful during and after the upgrade: Date. 1. NTP-U7 Prepare for Release 3. Turn to a procedure for applicable tasks (DLPs). If you are new to upgrading the ONS 15454.0. “Upgrading Software Release 2. Street Address.x using the TCC+ card.x to Release 4.2.0 – 2. and you are not done with the upgrade until you have completed each procedure that applies to your network.x.2. use the procedures in Chapter 1.0. page 2-2—This section contains critical information and tasks that you must read and complete before beginning the upgrade process.x Using the TCC+ Card”.x Using the TCC+ Card This chapter explains how to upgrade Cisco ONS 15454 Cisco Transport Controller (CTC) software from Release 3.x to Release 4. see the “Document Organization” section on page vi.0.0. Caution This chapter is only supported for Release 3. you may wish to check off each procedure on your printed copy of this chapter as you complete it.

For detailed instructions. Stop. NTP-U5 Revert to Previous Software Load and Database.0. 6.0. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Procedure Guide. Log into the node that you will upgrade. Step 6 Step 7 Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 2-2 June 2003 .x. page 2-5—Complete this procedure only if you want to upgrade to Software R4. When you have completed the tasks for this section. page 1-23—Complete this procedure only if you want to upgrade the TCC+ card to a TCC2 card. Refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Reference Manual for LAN-connection suggestions.x to Software R4.x. NTP-U10 Download Release 4.x Using the TCC+ Card 2. If you have multiple ONS 15454 nodes configured in the same IP subnet. 3. Complete the “DLP-U2 Verify LAN Connections” task on page 1-4.x Database. NTP-U6 Upgrade the TCC+ Card to the TCC2 Card. page 1-18—Complete this procedure only if you need to return to the software load you were running before activating the Release 4.0.x to Release 4.x in TL1.x to 4. NTP-U7 Prepare for Release 3.x software.0. ONS 15454s to upgrade PC or UNIX workstation Cisco ONS 15454 Release 4.x Upgrade Upgrading Release 3.x Database” procedure on page 2-3. proceed with the “NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3. page 2-3—Complete the database backup to ensure that you have preserved your node and network provisioning in the event that you need to restore them. page 2-4—You must complete this entire procedure before the upgrade is finished. the remaining nodes might be unreachable. 5.x to Release 4. Otherwise.0.0. Complete the “DLP-U1 Verify CTC Workstation Requirements” task on page 1-3.x Upgrade Purpose Tools/Equipment This procedure provides the critical information checks and tasks you must complete before beginning an upgrade.x Software Using TL1.0.Chapter 2 NTP-U7 Prepare for Release 3. NTP-U22 Upgrade Software R3. You have completed this procedure. NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3.0. ensure that only one is connected to a router.x software Required Onsite or remote Superuser Prerequisite Procedures None Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Read the Release Notes for Cisco ONS 15454 Release 4. Complete the “DLP-U3 Verify Common Control Cards” task on page 1-4.0. 4.

PC or UNIX workstation Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U7 Prepare for Release 3.x Database NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3. continue with Step 2. complete the table (or your own version) for every node in the network. Current configuration: BLSR. Click OK. including at least one super user) Inventory. A message appears indicating that the backup is complete. Table 2-1 Manually Recorded Data Item IP address of the node Node name Timing settings DCC connections.db).x Database Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Step 7 Step 8 Use this procedure to preserve all configuration data for your network before performing the upgrade. linear. Save the database on the workstation's hard drive or on network storage.x to Release 4. In the node (default) view. page 2-2 Log into CTC. For detailed instructions. do a print screen from the protection group window List alarms. (do print screens as needed) List all protection groups in the system. refer to the Cisco ONS 15454 Procedure Guide. do a print screen from the circuit window Record data here (if applicable) Slot 7 or Slot 11 (circle one) Slot 8 or Slot 10 (circle one) Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 2-3 .db (for example.Chapter 2 Upgrading Release 3.0. click the Maintenance > Database tabs.x Upgrade.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3. Repeat Steps 1 through 6 for each node in the network. (Optional) Cisco recommends that you manually log critical information by either writing it down or printing screens where applicable.x to 4. Use an appropriate file name with the file extension . do a print screen from the inventory window Active TCC+ Active XC/XCVT/XC10G Network information. do a print screen from the Provisioning tab in the network view. myDatabase. If you are already logged in. do a print screen from the alarm window List circuits. etc.0. Click Save. Use the following table to determine the information you should log. list all optical ports that have DCCs activated User IDs (List all. Click Backup.

NTP-U22 Upgrade Software R3. A password is not required. but after the reboot is complete. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 2-4 June 2003 .0.x Purpose Tools/Equipment Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Use this procedure to upgrade your CTC software to Software R4. During this logon. you will need to type the user name CISCO15. Allow each node to finish (all alarms cleared for 10 minutes) before activating the next node. Reconnect to CTC using the IP address from Step 4. Note Steps 5 and 6 are only necessary after upgrading the first node in a network because cached files only need to be removed from your workstation once.0. PC or UNIX workstation Required Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3. Caution A traffic interruption of less than 50 ms on each circuit is possible during the activation task. The new CTC applet for Release 4.x Software” task on page 1-11 (all nodes). you will still be disconnected and removed to the network view during the node reboot.0.x to Software R4.Chapter 2 NTP-U22 Upgrade Software R3. Step 7 Repeat Step 4 (activation) for all nodes in the network that need to be upgraded.x software CD into the workstation CD-ROM (or otherwise acquire access to the software) to begin the upgrade process. Complete the “DLP-U6 Download Release 4. with Ethernet traffic disruption possibly lasting up to several minutes on each circuit. Caution Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Do not perform maintenance or provisioning activities during the activation task. Note Only activate one node at a time.0.x. Complete the “DLP-U7 Perform a BLSR Lock Out” task on page 1-12 (BLSR nodes only).0. Complete the “DLP-U28 Activate the New Load” task on page 1-13 (all nodes).x to 4.x to Software R4.x Using the TCC+ Card Stop. For the remaining nodes.x Upgrading Release 3. page 2-3 Insert the Release 4. Complete the “DLP-U9 Delete Cached JAR Files” task on page 1-15. CTC will restore connectivity to the node.0. You have completed this procedure.0.x Database. You can use the setup wizard to install components or click Cancel to continue with the upgrade. Note Inserting the software CD activates the CTC Setup Wizard.x uploads.

In CTC. lasting about 30 minutes total. Choose the node you want to communicate with from the Select Node dialog box.0. page 2-2 NTP-U8 Back Up the Software R3. You have completed this procedure. and TL1 request. and the TCC+ card will reset after each copy. page 2-3 Required/As Needed Onsite/Remote Security Level Step 1 Step 2 Step 3 Step 4 Step 5 Step 6 Optional Onsite or remote (but in the presence of the workstation) Superuser From the PC connected to the ONS 15454.0.0.x Software Using TL1 Step 8 Step 9 Step 10 Complete the “DLP-U10 Remove the BLSR Lock Out” task on page 1-16 (BLSR nodes only). Each software copy takes about 15 minutes. There are three sub-windows in the TL1 interface window: Request history. click Tools > Open TL1 Connection. You will see responses in the Message log window.0. Click OK.0.x Software Using TL1 Purpose Tools/Equipment Use this procedure to download the Release 4. the IP address at the CTC window should match the IP address you entered in step 2.x node. Thus. As needed. The Request history window allows you to recall previous commands by clicking on them. NTP-U10 Download Release 4. start Netscape or Internet Explorer. you should expect to see two TCC+ card resets. Type the Activate User command in the TL1 request window to open a TL1 session: ACT-USER:[<TID>]:<UID>:<CTAG>::<PID>.x Database. PC or UNIX workstation Prerequisite Procedures NTP-U7 Prepare for Release 3.Chapter 2 Upgrading Release 3. Stop. UID is the OSS profile name. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 2-5 . Enter the ONS 15454 IP address of the node you want to communicate with in the Netscape or Internet Explorer Web address (URL) field. Message log. Note The standby TCC+ card will copy one or both software releases from the active TCC+ card. In CTC. A TL1 interface window opens. Step 7 Step 8 Verify that the Connect button is selected (grayed out).x to 4.x to Release 4. Type commands in the TL1 request window. where: • • TID is the target identifier. for a TCC+ card that has no matching software with the active TCC+ card. as needed.0.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U10 Download Release 4. Complete the “DLP-U12 Set the Date and Time” task on page 1-17 (any nodes not using SNTP).x Upgrade.x software using TL1 rather than CTC. upgrade any spare TCC+ cards by installing the spare in the standby slot of a Software R4.

Note You must press Enter after the semicolon in each TL1 command. where: • • • • • TID is the target identifier.<FXFR_STATUS>. COPY-RFILE:[<TID>]:[<SRC>]:<CTAG>::TYPE=<XFERTYPE>.0.Chapter 2 NTP-U10 Download Release 4. <MEM_SW_TYPE> indicates memory switch action during the software upgrade. <MEM_SW_TYPE> is ACT for activate. and completed percentage status of the FTP software download.x Software Using TL1 Upgrading Release 3. Only the FTP URL is supported. invalid path. IP (in progress). and loss of network connection. APPLY:[<TID>]::<CTAG>[::<MEM_SW_TYPE>]: where: • • • TID is the target identifier.[SRC=<SRC1>].[<FXFR_RSLT>]. XFERTYPE is the file transfer protocol SRC1 specifies the source of the file to be transferred. Press Enter. or the command will not be issued.0.[<BYTES_XFRD>]” where: • • • • <FILENAME> indicates the transferred file path name and is a string <FXFR_STATUS> indicates the file transferred status: Start. REPT EVT FXFR “<FILENAME>. REPT EVT FXFR is an autonomous message used to report the start. or COMPLD <FXFR_RSLT> indicates the file transferred result: success or failure. SRC is the type of file being transferred. If this command is successful the appropriate flash is selected and the TCC+/TCC2 or XTC card will reboot. and press Enter. Step 11 Step 12 Press Enter. invalid userid/password.x Using the TCC+ Card • • Step 9 CTAG is the correlation tag that correlates command and response messages. completion. Step 10 Type the COPY-RFILE command in the TL1 window. <FXFR_RSLT> is optional <BYTES_XFRD> indicates the percentage transfer complete and is optional Step 13 Type the APPLY command to activate the system software. CTAG is the correlation tag that correlates command and response messages. CTAG is the correlation tag that correlates command and response messages.x to 4. Step 14 Type the Cancel User command in the TL1 request window or press the Disconnect button to close a TL1 session: CANC-USER:[<TID>]:<USERID>:<CTAG>. The COPY-RFILE command downloads a new software package from the location specified by the FTP URL into the inactive flash partition residing on either the TCC+ card. REPT EVT FXFR also reports any failure during the software upgrade including invalid package. Type the REPT EVT FXFR command in the TL1 window. PID is the password identifier. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 2-6 June 2003 .

You have completed this procedure.x Software Using TL1 Stop.x to 4.0.0. Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide June 2003 2-7 .Chapter 2 Upgrading Release 3.x Using the TCC+ Card NTP-U10 Download Release 4.

x to 4.x Using the TCC+ Card Cisco ONS 15454 Software Upgrade Guide 2-8 June 2003 .Chapter 2 NTP-U10 Download Release 4.x Software Using TL1 Upgrading Release 3.0.0.