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June 2017

What is SNMP & what is a MIB?

2019-03-09T10:21:34+00:00June 12th, 2017|Infrastructure Desk, Monitoring Basics|

What is SNMP? Developed in 1988 to provide network-device-monitoring capability for TCP/IP-based networks, SNMP was approved as an Internet standard in 1990 by the Internet Architecture Board (IAB) and has been in wide use since that time. More recently, Internetwork Packet Exchange (IPX)-based networks have added support for SNMP. Currently, most network equipment vendors provide [...]

May 2017

Component Monitoring Objectivity

2019-03-09T10:21:34+00:00May 11th, 2017|Monitoring Basics|

Monitoring applications, servers, and components need to be clearly defined so that better understanding of the technical environment can be gained. When technical and non-technical staff are asked to work within an environment, certified diagrammatical information is critical to the effective support, development and future maintenance of the environment. This diagram is a representation of [...]

March 2017

Alert Request Form

2019-03-09T10:21:35+00:00March 26th, 2017|Infrastructure Desk, Monitoring Basics|

Hello Infrastructure Engineers,   Here I have designed a custom alert request form because many individuals were asking me for custom alerts and there was no formal alert request process. So here it is...   Alert Request Form. Name of alert definition : Description of alert definition :   Evalution period (every 1 minute)? : [...]