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Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager Example

Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager is like some automation within a switch or router. They generally work on this way :

Step 1 :

Event happen.

Step 2 :

Action to be take when above event happen.

The best part of Embedded Event Manager is that you can define set of CLI commands which Cisco router/switch will perform when it catch certain "Event".

Event examples are like : syslog message, interface down , interface up etc.

Action examples are like : run specific CLI commands etc.

In this post I am taking very simple example of Cisco IOS Embedded Event Manager. In this example , it will catch "track status" as Event and put interface to shut or no shut as Action.

IP SLA and TRACKING are another topics which I will discuss in separate blog.

Please find the simple example of Embedded Event Manager :
event manager applet port_up description When my track status is down event track 50 state down action 0.1 cli command "enable" action 1.0 cli command "conf…