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Introduction to FCAPS – Fault, Configuration, Accounting, Performance, Security

FCAPS is a model created by TMN to be used by Network Operators and Service Providers to compare capabilities and features of Management & Monitoring Systems. The FCAPS model is used for Element Management Systems (EMS), Network Management Systems (NMS) and Operation Support Systems (OSS), it is therefore a universal model. [...]

2016-11-29T12:57:51+00:00 Nov 29th, 2016|Categories: Functions (FCAPS)|Tags: , , , , |1 Comment

What is Unified Network Management?

unified NMS revolutionizes the vertical management concept by supporting unified management at the Element, Network and Service management layers. Unified Management can be defined as: Management of multiple technology domains from a single platform (wireless backhaul / transport, wireless broadband access, xDSL / VoIP access, etc.). Unified user interface [...]

2016-10-24T07:47:51+00:00 Sep 5th, 2013|Categories: Functions (FCAPS), NMS Essentials|Tags: , |Comments Off on What is Unified Network Management?

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