Layer 2 Configuration – LLDP (Link Layer Discovery Protocol)

Manage LLDP

Selecting Overview → Manage → Layer 2 → Manage LLDP displays the Manage LLDP dashboard with a list of any existing LLDP entries.

Select the desired Fabric from the left side navigation bar and the dashboard updates showing all LLDP entries from all switches within the Fabric.


Note: If no entries exist a "No Data Exists" message is displayed. You must first configure an entry on a switch. Prerequisite settings and configuration may be required.



The dashboard displays a list of existing LLDP entries by Switch. Additional parameters include: local-port, chassis-id, port-id, port-desc and sys-name.

You sort the list of entries in the dashboard using the up / down  arrows above each of the columns to sort the information as needed.


Manage LLDP Fabric Dashboard


Select the desired switch from the fabric and the dashboard updates automatically with LLDP settings.

The dashboard displays a list of existing LLDP entries. Parameters include: local-port, chassis-id, port-id, port-desc and sys-name.

You sort the list of entries in the dashboard using the up / down  arrows above each of the columns to sort the information as needed.

Manage LLDP Dashboard


To obtain detailed information about a LLDP click on an entry in the dashboard.

A Details pane opens displaying the configuration information about the LLDP.

Click X to close the viewing pane.

Manage LLDP Details