Chapter 10

Network Management

Exam Objectives in this Chapter

Introduction

Why do networked information systems need to be managed? Well, without skillful and insightful management your network can quickly become out of control. What does management have to do with networking? Well, a lot. The act, manner, or practice of managing, handling, supervising, or controlling is simply managing. Take this definition and merge it with your information systems network. What do you have? Network management refers to the activities, techniques, measures, and gear that pertain to how you operate, administer, maintain, and condition the networked information systems to ensure the highest availability ...

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