Simple Network Management Protocol


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Simple Network Management Protocol

(protocol)
(SNMP) The Internet standard protocol, defined in STD 15, RFC 1157, developed to manage nodes on an IP network. SNMP is not limited to TCP/IP. It can be used to manage and monitor all sorts of equipment including computers, routers, wiring hubs, toasters and jukeboxes.

See also Management Information Base, Simple Network Management Protocol version 2.
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