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View BFD Session Information

BFD sessions between vEdge routers start automatically when the routers come up in the network. BFD which runs on secure IPsec connections between the routers, is used to detect connection failures between the routers.

To view BFD information on a vEdge router:

In Releases 16.2 and later

  1. In vManage NMS, select the Monitor ► Network screen.
  2. Locate the vEdge router using the Sort options drop-down and the Search box. Or scroll through the list of devices in the device table.
  3. Select the vEdge router by clicking its system IP address.
  4. In the screen that opens, select Real Time in the left pane.
  5. Perform one of the procedures below to view specific BFD information.

In Releases 16.1 and earlier

  1. In vManage NMS, select the Monitor ► Network screen.
  2. From the Device Groups drop-down list in the left pane, select the device group to which the device belongs.
  3. Choose the options in the Sort by drop-down to sort the device list by status, hostname, system IP, site ID, or personality.
  4. Select the vEdge router from the left pane.
  5. In the right pane, click the Real Time toggle button.
  6. Perform one of the procedures below to view specific BFD information.

View Real-Time BFD Sessions

From the command drop-down located in the right pane, select BFD Sessions.

CLI equivalent: show bfd sessions

View BFD Session History

From the command drop-down located in the right pane, select BFD History.

CLI equivalent: show bfd history

Release Information

Introduced in vManage NMS in Release 15.2.

Additional Information

See the Configuring High-Availability Parameters article for your software release.

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