An Introduction to SNMP Basics
Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is a popular technology that lets you monitor network devices such as switches, routers, servers, printers, and other IP-based devices. While most network and systems admins are familiar with using SNMP, fewer are clear on setting it up on various devices (especially switches and routers) and the benefits each version of SNMP offers.
In this guide we dig into the details you need to really have a firm understanding of the protocol as well as what it takes to get it up and running in your organization.
A Guide to Understanding SNMP