PoE Ciscoworks Report

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Jan 22nd, 2009
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Does it exist any type of report for PoE capable Cisco switches?


I'm interesting on generating a report that can show me a list of devices that support or do not support PoE. I know there exist a filter under Common Services>Visualization but it is not display as a report.


Thank in advance

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Joe Clarke Thu, 01/22/2009 - 09:32
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You can do this in RME provided you are running RME 4.1 or higher. The report is under RME > Reports > Report Generator > Inventory > POE Report. However, it currently only supports a subset of 3560 and 3750 switches.

Luis Melendrez Mon, 01/26/2009 - 11:06
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Finally, I'm on LMS 3.0.1 and RME 4.1.1 and I can see the report avaiblable. However, I'm still not able to generate the report and the only messege I get is: "None of the selected device(s) are POE capable. Select POE supported devices to generate the report.


I now for sure I have cisco POE capable switches but I might be missing a step before generating the report.

Joe Clarke Mon, 01/26/2009 - 11:14
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As I said, the report is pretty limited right now. It only supports certain 3560 and 3750 series switches. A bug has been filed to enhance this report. The ID is CSCsx15486:


Symptom:


RME PoE Inventory Report does not work for certain switches (such as Cat7600/6500).



Conditions:


Currently, RME is only able to create PoE Inventory reports for Cat3750 and 3560 switches:


WS-C3560-24PS - 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.1.563

WS-C3560-48PS - 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.1.564

WS-C3560G-24PS - 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.1.614

WS-C3560G-48PS - 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.1.616

WS-C3750E-24PD - 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.1.792

WS-C3750E-48PD - 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.1.791

WS-C3560E-24PD - 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.1.795

WS-C3560E-48PD - 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.1.796


It does not work for other switches.



Workaround:


None.

chris.mcgarrah@... Tue, 12/07/2010 - 06:33
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Are there plans to add support for the 6500 PoE line cards in LMS 3.2 for the PoE Inventory Reports ?  How about in LMS 4.0 ?


Thanks.

Joe Clarke Wed, 12/08/2010 - 03:30
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There is an enhancement open for this (CSCsx15486).  I will ping the product management team to see about getting it implemented for LMS 4.1.

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