Manual : WANJet User Guide version 4.0

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Original Publication Date: 03/07/2006

WANJet User Guide
version 4.0

Table of Contents

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1. Introducing the WANJet Appliance

Introducing the WANJet appliance

About this guide

Additional information

Stylistic conventions in this guide

Using the solution examples

Identifying new terms

Identifying references to objects, names, and commands

Identifying references to other documents

Identifying command syntax

Finding help and technical support resources

2. Overview

About the WANJet appliance

Adaptive Control and Management at Layer 5

Transparent Data Reduction

Application QoS

Type of Service

Simple Network Management Protocol Support

Remote Monitoring support

System Log protocol support

Connection Interception

When to use CI

Example CI implementation

3. Installation

WANJet appliance deployment

In-line deployment

One-arm deployment

Firewall guidelines

Hardware installation

Site information worksheet

4. Initial Configuration

Accessing the Web UI

Using the Web UI

WANJet Dashboard

Basic WANJet appliance configuration

Configuring the first WANJet appliance

Configuring multiple subnets

Defining the second WANJet appliance as a remote WANJet appliance

Configuring the second WANJet appliance

Defining the first WANJet appliance as a remote WANJet appliance

Testing connectivity


5. Monitoring Performance

Introducing reports

Status report

Real Time Traffic report

Comparative Throughput reports

Diagnostics report




Administration Tools

Diagnostic Log

Third-party reporting systems

Syslog reports

SNMP reports

RMON2 Reports

6. Managing the WANJet Appliance

WANJet appliance authentication settings

Changing the Web UI password

Configuring remote authentication

Changing the WANJet LCD PIN code

Granting Web UI access

Time settings

Setting the time zone

Synchronizing time automatically

Setting the time manually

Shutting down and restarting the WANJet appliance

Booting from an alternative image

Backup and recovery

Upgrading the WANJet appliance software

7. Advanced Configuration

Optimization Policies


Port Settings

Operational mode setting

Tuning settings

Updating a configuration

Modifying a local WANJet appliance network configuration

Replicating configuration changes on remote WANJet appliances

Virtual LANs

Managing VLANs on a WANJet appliance

Remote WANJet appliances

Redundant peers

Changing the interface speed

Managing static routes

Configuring Syslog and SNMP settings

Email alerts

8. Service Policy Configuration

IT service policies

Adding, editing, or removing an IT service policy

Application QoS Policy

Adding, editing, or removing an Application QoS Policy

WAN Links

Adding, editing, or removing WAN Links

Adding a subnet to a WAN Link

9. Configuration Examples

Basic configuration

Mesh configuration

Hub and spoke configuration

Redundant configuration

LAN router configuration

A. WANJet Appliance Errors

WANJet appliance error messages and codes

B. WANJet Appliance Private MIB

System information

Ethernet card information

MIB file