WebNMS SNMP Agent for Linux helps to monitor & manage Linux Systems
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Publisher: ZOHO Corp.
OS Support: Linux
Date added: 13 Oct 2012
Last Update: 14 Jul 2008
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WebNMS SNMP Agent For Linux Editors' review
Solution for management of remote devices on networks
Webnms SNMP agent is a software module that is intended for using on Linux based operating systems. This particular software is to be used for managing and controlling the Linux based systems from a remote place over the network or internet.
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With this software, a network administrator can gain access to a remote Linux based device which is connected to a network or internet. The webnms SNMP agent has to be installed on the device that is to be controlled by the network administrator. With the access gained, the network administrator can control different aspects of the device. Different types of performance modifications or optimizations on the perspective device can be made remotely. Moreover, scaling down or scaling up of performance of respective devices can be implanted with this software agent.
Different types of fault detection and initiation of recovery from that problem or fault can also be done remotely, if an SNMP agent is installed on the concerned device. In short, every performance and management data of a device is made available online with the help of this software. And any one with proper authentication can access those critical data over the internet. Special security measures along with different types of encryptions are applied for ensuring the security cortical data.
This software is actually based on and performs around the simple network management protocol (SNMP). This protocol is used for accessing remote devices remotely over a network or on the internet. Various critical data and
parameters of the device, to be managed, are made available to the remote administrator over network or internet. By assessing those data, a network administrator can have a view of performance of that device. By changing or
modifying that remotely, different aspects of that device’s performance can be controlled or changed. Remote Fault detection and recovery can also be done efficiently. Therefore, with this protocol is every device on a network can be controlled remotely. This protocol requires agent software be installed on the devices that are to be controlled over networks. That agent software accumulates all necessary data on the performance and states of respective devices and makes those data available to remote administrator upon proper authentication. The webnsm SNMP agent is intended to be used as an agent on this protocol. But the target device for installation must be based on Linux.
The webnms SNMP agent is available for all major types of operating systems. But the developers of this software emphasize on the Linux version of this software because of the extreme popularity of Linux as operating systems. Nowadays, every software developers consider Linux OS while developing any sort of software or modules. Especially for the networking software or solutions, Linux operating systems cannot not be ignored in any way. That is why; webnms SNMP agent is maintained and supported strongly by the developer company.
This software complies with all the standards and rules of SNMP. Hardware requirement, for this software, is very moderate. Therefore, network administrators should consider this software to ensure optimum performance of the networked devices.
Version reviewed 2.0.0 on: 23 Jan 2013
best network monitoring tool
i have been astonished at the great service provided by this software. with this software, i can get the networked devices monitored every moment. any performance degradation on those devices can be tracked quickly and fixed with less efforts. the stability of this software is also strong. a must have tool for networking.
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