SNMP compared with CLI, Netconf, Netflow

SNMP is currently the most popular management protocol and this is for good reason. But how does SNMP compares with other protocols, and why would somebody choose to use SNMP? Are there any cases where other protocols should be used or are being used? These are questions that most of [...]

2016-10-25T07:40:04+00:00 Feb 18th, 2013|Categories: SNMP|Tags: , , , , , |12 Comments

All you need to know about SNMP

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is a protocol used for network management, i.e. to monitor and configure devices on IP networks. Technically speaking: SNMP is an application–layer protocol defined by the Internet Architecture Board of the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF). SNMP is a term used to refer to all [...]

2017-02-15T08:08:09+00:00 Feb 8th, 2013|Categories: SNMP|Tags: |Comments Off on All you need to know about SNMP