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vpn 0 interface cellular technology—Associate a radio access technology (RAT) with a cellular interface (on vEdge routers only).

vManage Feature Template

For vEdge cellular wireless routers only:

Configuration ► Templates ► VPN Interface Cellular

Command Hierarchy

vpn 0
  interface cellularnumber    
    technology technology


Cellular Technology
Define the RAT for a cellular interface on vEdge routers that support 4G LTE and CDMA-based 2G/3G networks (such as Sprint and Verizon networks). It can be one of the following:
auto—Automatically select the RAT. Use this value for a cellular0 interface when you are using this interface for ZTP.
cdma—Use 2G/3G CDMA cellular technology.
lte—Use 4G LTE cellular technology. This is the default


Configure a cellular interface to automatically choose its radio access technology.

vEdge# show running-config vpn 0 interface cellular0
vpn 0
 interface cellular0
  ip dhcp-client
   encapsulation ipsec
   color lte
   no allow-service bgp
   allow-service dhcp
   allow-service dns
   allow-service icmp
   no allow-service sshd
   no allow-service netconf
   no allow-service ntp
   no allow-service ospf
   no allow-service stun
  mtu      1428
  profile  0
  technology auto
  no shutdown

Release Information

Command introduced in Viptela Software Releases 16.2.10 and 16.3.2.​

Additional Information

Prepare vEdge Routers for ZTP

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