PacketLight Lightwatch - NMS/EMS Management Software

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The PacketLight LightWatch NMS/EMS Network & Element Management Software for Telcos and Enterprise
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PacketLight Lightwatch™ NMS/EMS System

The PacketLight Lightwatch™ NMS/EMS is highly intuitive graphical network element management software providing full control and management capabilities for large scale WDM optical networks. PacketLight Lightwatch™ NMS/EMS is scalable to up to 500 network elements and 50 clients and supports MySQL or Oracle 10G Express databases on Windows or Linux Red Hat Operating Systems.

Compliant with FCAPS and TMN standards, PacketLight Lightwatch™ provides hierarchical topology of the devices making it simple to use and administer.

System Highlights:

  • Client Server Architecture
  • Scalable for growing networks
  • FCAPS functionality compliant with TMN standards
  • Multi-platform Java-based, support Windows and LINUX environments.
  • Supports both MySQL and Oracle™ databases
  • Scalable: Up to 500 network elements and 50 clients
  • Supports MySQL database or Oracle 10g Express™ database
  • Supports Windows 7, Windows XP and LINUX Red Hat Enterprise 5.2 systems
  • Manages all types of PL devices
  • Provide Java based NMS and EMS modules:
  • -The NMS module is responsible for the network management functions
  • -The EMS module provides single network element management


PacketLight Lightwatch™ NMS/EMS system provides the following capabilities:

  • Network fault management: shows current alarms, history of network events, and supports even filtering and alarm correlation
  • Network Performance management: collects and displays performance monitoring information for months back
  • Network provisioning: Provides automatic discovery of new nodes, new networks and links
  • Network inventory display: allows filtering of the network elements according to field values and supports off-site storage of the inventory lists
  • Task scheduling for network operation such as SW download and configuration file upload/download
  • Network topology display of all nodes on the network
  • User management

NMS Highlights 

  • Provides hierarchical topology of the devices in the network
  • User Account management
  • Supports Network Fault Management
  • Provides Network Inventory
  • Task scheduling for network operation such as SW Download and Configuration Files Upload and Download
  • Collects and stores Performance Management counters from all network elements
  • Supports the following management protocols:
  • SNMP v2c for communication with the network elements
  • TFTP for network provisioning.
  • HTTP/HTTPS for opening Web browser to selected device
  • Telnet/SSH for opening CLI session to selected device

EMS Highlights

  • Supports all PacketLight devices
  • Full control over network element parameters
  • Status of the ports is reflected by the leds on the front panel
  • Provides dynamic front panel view of managed device
  • Supports configuration of the device parameters
  • Supports viewing the device status and parameters
  • Support maintenance operation to the node
  • Access to the current PM counters of the network element


PacketLight Lightwatch™ NMS/EMS System

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Manufacturer PacketLight
Product Series PacketLight Lightwatch - NMS/EMS Management Software
Industry Enterprise Networks
Applications CWDM / DWDM, Multiplexed Transmission Testing, Metro Ethernet, Data Centre Connectivity, GPON (Gigabit Passive Optical Network), Last Mile, Network Infrastructure, Network Core and Edge, OTN (Optical Transport Networking), CWDM (Coarse Wavelength Division Multiplexing), DWDM (Dense Wavelength Division Multiplexing), Dark Fiber, Layer-1 Encryption for Optical Networks, Storage Area Networks (SAN), Enterprise Networking, Ethernet and LAN Devices, Fiber Interconnect Components
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