Introduction to SMx

Calix Solutions Academy


This course provides an overview of Services Management Connector (SMx), the next generation service and network management platform for managing Calix AXOS-based systems.

Duration: 45 minutes

Who should attend

This course is intended for those responsible for managing and maintaining Calix AXOS-based systems using Services Management Connector (SMx).

  • Network Operation
  • Field Technicians

Prerequisite Training and Skills

  • Previous experience with Access Networks and Triple Play delivery
  • Introduction to E7-2, E3-2, E9-2, and/or Gfast eLearning courses.  


After completing this course, you will be able to:

  • Describe the key attributes of SMx
  • Describe the basics of how to navigate within SMx
  • Use SMx to Add Subscribers with Services
  • Use SMx to manage ONTs
  • Use SMx to create the Network Navigation hierarchy
  • Add Nodes to SMx
  • Use Workflows to perform configuration management tasks
  • Use SMx to monitor and manage Alarms and Events
  • Use SMx to manage the System Database.