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DACS

DHCP/DOCSIS Auto Configuration System

Easy and effective way of managing cable modems

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Cost-effective, flexible, reliable and future proof

Be the leading cable service provider with fully automated DOCSIS provisioning solution

DACS (DHCP/DOCSIS Auto Configuration System) is a provisioning solution for the end-to-end fulfillment of Broadband and Multimedia Services via Cable Modems management. This leading provisioning solution in SEE manages millions of cable modems, and scales from small to even the biggest networks.

Industry’s leading independent DOCSIS (Data Over Cable Service Interface Specification) provisioning solution offers end-to-end CPE device provisioning, management, and multi-standard support in a centralized platform. DACS brings many benefits for cable service providers, among others: cost efficiency, flexibility, reliability, and extensive feature set.

With millions of devices under management, DACS meets the highest standards of reliability and scalability. This way, DACS can support network growth and enable efficient resource consumption, leading to cost reduction and more efficient use of available IP address space. DACS can efficiently replace any existing legacy DHCP/DOCSIS solution.

Flexible configuration and integration options, together with 24/7 professional support from a team expert in most complex integrations with various OSS/BSS systems, make DACS the best tool for the job.

Main features:

  • Cable modem DOCSIS configuration delivery

  • IP Address Management (IPAM)

  • IPv4 and IPv6 support

  • Advanced Monitoring and Troubleshooting

  • Comprehensive data model

  • NBI for OSS/BSS integration

DACS implementation benefits:

  • Fully zero-touch provisioning

  • Scalable for any network size

  • Always ON DHCP packet recording

  • Valuable auxilliary modules

  • Cost savings and efficient

  • Easy and fast integration with 24/7 SLA support

What DACS delivers?

Advanced IP Address Management (IPAM)

  • IP address assignment for cable modems, MTA and STB devices and PCs and routers
  • IPv4 and IPv6 support
  • IP range management: groups, classes, tags
  • Address assignment rules: rotate, permanent, pre-provisioned, dynamic
  • DHCP options management: inheritance, overriding, encoding, etc.
  • Complete IPAM configuration managed through the admin console

Subscriber Centric CPE Management

  • Multiple device identification/authorization modes supported: MAC Address, Option 82, etc.
  • Support for fully zero-touch CPE activation in various access network types
  • Relations among all CPE devices located at a single subscriber’s location – cable modems, PCs, STB, etc.
  • Advanced and flexible configuration template engine: custom configuration files per subscriber
  • Automatic configuration file generation: DOCSIS, XML, TXT, etc.
  • Comprehensive GUI administrative console
  • Provisioning API: SOAP NBI Interface

Monitoring And Troubleshooting

  • Complete IP lease history stored in the database
  • Built-in SNMP agent for easy integration with NMS tools
  • DHCP traffic analytics to the packet level (real-time and history)

Comprehensive data model

  • Embedded high-performance database
  • All relevant data stored in the database: IP ranges, leases, logs, etc.
  • IP addressing reliability, data available for reporting and regulatory issues
  • Device inventory database: automatically collects device information from the network

Auxiliary modules

  • DHCP traffic and packet analytics
  • PCMM/COPS QoS for IPTV services
  • DDNS update
  • xDSL/FTTx CPE support
  • Customer care troubleshooting automation tool
  • Constant data collection from CM and CMTS devices
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