ConfD (Tail-F Systems)
Complete on-device configutation management software solution
ConfD is a complete solution for on-device network management. By using ConfD, network equipment vendors can reduce development costs and speed time-to-market while supporting the most advanced network management capabilities in their products. ConfD is the only data model-driven toolkit that allows developers to automatically render the three critical northbound interfaces (NETCONF, Web, and CLI) all from a single data model. Tail-f Systems customers can choose among different modules of ConfD depending upon their application. ConfD can be used either to extend an existing management system or to implement a new management system. The following are key capabilities available with ConfD: - Full agent support for NETCONF, the standard for XML-based configuration management - Complete on-device management system, including agents and backend system - NETCONF, CLI, Web UI, and SNMP interfaces can use a single configuration database and share one set of common instrumentation functions - Modular architecture with well-defined APIs between all components - Fully featured SNMP agent providing a northbound SNMP v1, v2c, and v3 interface for element management and monitoring - Common AAA system for all management agents - High-availability using an embedded lightweight data store - Automatic update of the existing configuration database when installing a new version of the management software - Automatic conversion of older configurations to adhere to the running version of the management software - Implemented as a lean user-land daemon with few library dependencies and efficient use of RAM, Flash, and disk capacity
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