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Vista Manager EX Technical Documents

Vista Manager EX

Vista Manager EX is a state-of-the-art management and monitoring tool for LAN, SD-WAN and wireless networks delivering powerful automation features.

It is available either as a software deployment or as a Vista Manager Network Appliance (VST-APL). The software deployment options include:

  • a virtual machine with Vista Manager Virtual (VST-VRT),
  • a Windows server installation,
  • or, a standalone virtual appliance on a suitable virtualization platform.

Vista Manager EX comes with additional, optional, plug-ins. These are available on all except the the standalone virtual appliance deployment.

The following documents cover the configuration and use of Vista Manager EX.

 

AWC plug-in

The Allied Telesis Autonomous Wave Control (AWC) plug-in enables management and monitoring of Allied Telesis wireless access points (APs). It is available as an optional plug-in Vista Manager EX installations.

The AWC plug-in's release notes and installation guide are included in the Vista Manager EX documents.

The following user guide covers the setup and use of AWC, AWC Channel Blanket (AWC-CB), and AWC Smart Connect (AWC-SC).

 

SNMP plug-in

The Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) plug-in extends Vista Manager EX by allowing you to monitor and manage a wide range of third-party devices. It is available as an optional plug-in for Vista Manager EX installations.

The SNMP plug-in's release notes and installation guide are included in the Vista Manager EX documents.

The following user guide covers the setup and use of SNMP to manage and monitor third-party devices on your network.

 

SD-WAN feature

Software Defined WAN (SD-WAN) provides you with improved inter-branch network performance and reduced cost, by automatically optimizing application traffic over multiple VPN links between offices.

The SD-WAN feature's release notes, installation guide, and user guide are included in the Vista Manager EX documents.