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Performance and Fault Management by James M. Thompson, Kent J. Phelps, Robert L. Pavone, Christopher E. Elliott, Paul L. Della Maggiora

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Cisco MIB Structure

Previous to IOS 10.2 the base structure of the Cisco MIB branch is shown in Figure A-1.

Figure A-1. Cisco MIB Branch, Pre-IOS 10.2

The following list describes the various component branches of the Cisco MIB branch:

  • Product branch— The product branch holds the sysObjectIDs for most Cisco products. This object identifies the type of productsuch as a 4700 or a 7507 router. Most NMS applications use the sysObjectID to identify the network devices in their database and on the topology map.

  • Local branch— The local branch originally was the branch where most management objects were located. However, much of the local branch is defined ...

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