SNMP agent

SNMP agent

(networking)
A software process that responds to queries using the Simple Network Management Protocol to provide status and statistics about a network node.
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The growth of the market has been attributed to demand in Product/Types such as : , SNMP Manager, Managed Devices, SNMP agent, Management Information Base (MIB), Industry Segmentation, IT and Telecommunications, Transportation and Logistics, Defense and Government, BFSI, Healthcare, Channel (Direct Sales, Distributor) Segmentation
without an SNMP agent, SNMP adapter modules need to be developed to allow
Although they claim their proposal does not require any software modification of the SDN controller or ROADM SNMP agent, the issue in such architectures is that it uses a proxy that translates the of messages sent by the controller into SNMP commands to apply the desired configurations on the ROADM and vice-versa.
SNMP Agent Plug-In Trap Description Support The plug-in supports passing trap descriptions so network management applications can now decipher traps with human-readable descriptions instead of just OID references, which enables TOP Server to deliver information in a way that is immediately useful to the operator viewing it in the network management software application.
The status of key components including power, temperature, fan speed and PCI Express links on individual slots can be managed remotely over an Ethernet link and/or integrated with an existing SNMP agent on the network.
This architectural model in turn permits the management and monitoring of network attached devices by the direct polling and query of an SNMP agent by a manager using a relatively small set of commands, or the asynchronous receipt of a monitoring notification, referred to as a trap (or as an exception report in more traditional SCADA terms) by an SNMP manager from an agent.
The integrated software system is comprised of the ARAID SNMP agent and the AdventNet OpManager 5 system for use on networked computers and enterprise servers to alert operators of disk failure and operation status.
It also includes eight Gigabit Ethernet uplink interfaces for the Base Channel and one for the Fabric Channel via the rear transmission module, IPMC V1.5 functionality, an SNMP agent for switch management and the option of adding a TDM clock generator module for synchronizing line cards and other shelves.
Start Observer with focus set on current devices SNMP agent
The system features an integral SNMP agent and an HTTP web-based network management function, accessible via a LAN port or a serial port, locally or remotely via the Internet.
The computer with this responsibility is called an SNMP agent. Manageable devices recognize the query from the SNMP agent and send a response, if possible.