Simple Network Management Protocol, August 1988
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- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 1098
- J.D. Case
This RFC defines a simple protocol by which management information for a network element may be inspected or altered by logically remote users. In particular, together with its companion memos which describe the structure of management information along with the initial management information base, these documents provide a simple, workable architecture and system for managing TCP/IP-based internets and in particular, the Internet. This memo specifies a draft standard for the Internet community. TCP/IP implementations in the Internet which are network manageable are expected to adopt and implement this specification.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.