SNMP: Monitoring performance of server Last updated on
Windows NT platform; Monitor and manage each serverís TCP/IP statistics from a workstation by deploying SNMP; Three conditions must be set: TCP/IP setting, SNMP agent-software, and SNMP management-software.
Note: If Windows platform TCP/IP statistics must be sent to UNIX platform, install SNMP management software on UNIX platform. SNMP is RFC 1157. Defined in MIB; SNMP v.1 takes 5 PDUs; NT service for replying-requesting network protocol; Object SysDescr must have object identifier (i.e. Ciscoís object identifier = 188.8.131.52.184.108.40.206.0); And the object (ifPhysAddress) may contain one instance (one interface) or more instances (more than one interface);