CalPod Controller Configuration
When a single CalPod controller is used, generally no special
configuration is required. A direct LAN connection is used between
the PNA and the CalPod controller. The default static IP address
for the controller is
192.168.0.100. The following information is useful when a special
configuration is required.
CalPod Setup dialog box
To start this dialog, click CalPod
Setup in the
The information below only documents the
functions related to configuring the CalPod controller. Other
functions in the CalPod Setup dialog box are documented in the PNA
Starts the NetBurner IPSetup
Each controller can support 4 modules directly, and up to 48
modules using external splitters. Additional controllers may be
required if more than 48 CalPod modules are needed.
Enter the IP Address of the
Controller, then click Add. The IP address is configured using the
Utility. The default IP=192.168.0.100, but different static
network settings can be configured if required.
Select the Controller Address, then
click Delete to remove the address from the list.
to launch the controller webpage in the default PNA browser. Use
this to diagnose controller problems and to set the IP address if
the controllers are already addressable.
NetBurner IPSetup dialog box
To start this dialog, click the IP Setup button in the
CalPods Setup dialog box.
The NetBurner IPSetup dialog may be used to configure a System
Controller's IP address. You
can assign static network settings that differ from the default.
Consult with your network
administrator before assigning IP addresses when connected to a
- For a Network Mask of 255.255.255.0, the valid ITM
address range is 192.168.0.0 to 192.168.0.254.
- The device must be connected to the Network
via a standard Ethernet cable (or connected to the host computer
using a crossover cable) and be recognized in order to run
- IPSetup will identify all System Controllers
connected to the LAN.
Configure the System Controller IP Address
To configure the device, select it from the device list.
The IP Address, IP Mask, and IP
Gateway will appear in their respective text boxes when using Static
IP Address. If only one device has been identified, it is
- Displays the selected unit / device
LAN address as well as shown in "Select a Unit" display.
Set Button - Permits
controller firmware address to be change to a custom value.
Configure IP setting in the "NDK Settings" group, press
Set and the hardware IP is
Search Again Button -
Forces re-scanning of connected NetBurner products on a LAN
Launch Web - launches the web site from the
selected CalPod controller. This web site displays information
about the controller.
Last Updated: May 11, 2016