Chapter 67. TCP/IP SIMPLE NETWORK MANAGEMENT PROTOCOL (SNMP) CONCEPTS AND OPERATION

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The overall network management solution for TCP/IP networks is the Internet Standard Management Framework. In the previous two chapters, we have taken a look at the Framework as a whole, and also discussed the two components that define the management information transmitted between TCP/IP devices to accomplish network management. The third major part of the SNMP Framework is the actual Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), which is responsible for moving management information between devices.

The core of the protocol consists of a set of protocol operations ...

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