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SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol)

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) is a network protocol that monitors network elements. This includes modems, routers, computers, and more. It consists of two basic components, an agent and a network management station. This allows computers to connect to other devices. It also creates a way in which internet connectivity can be monitored and enables users to diagnose problems.

What Small and Midsize Businesses Need to Know About SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol)

SMBs usually don't need to worry about setting up SNMPs, as IT firms typically take care of that. But businesses do take advantage of the SNMP capabilities functions regularly because it allows networks to communicate.

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