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Network Management

Benoit Claise, CCIE No. 2686, Ralf Wolter

Copyright© 2007 Cisco Systems, Inc.

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First Printing June 2007

ISBN-13: 978-1-58705-198-2

Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data

Claise, Benoit.
 Network management / Benoit Claise, Ralf Wolter.
    p. cm.
 ISBN 978-1-58705-198-2 (hardcover)
 1. Computer networks--Management. I. Wolter, Ralf, 1926- II. Title.
 TK5105.5.C544 2007

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RFC 3954, Cisco Systems NetFlow Services Export Version 9. Copyright © The Internet Society, 2004.

RFC 2863, The Interfaces Group MIB. Copyright © The Internet Society, 2000.

RFC 2924, Accounting Attributes and Record Formats. Copyright © The Internet Society, 2000.

RFC 2578, Structure of Management Information Version 2 (SMIv2). Copyright © The Internet Society, 1999.

RFC 1213, Management Information Base for Network Management of TCP/IP-based Internets: MIB-II. Copyright © The Internet Society, 1991

RFC 3813, Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) Label Switching Router (LSR) Management Information Base (MIB). Copyright © The Internet Society, 2004.

RFC 3812, Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) Traffic Engineering (TE) Management Information Base (MIB). Copyright © The Internet Society, 2004.

RFC 4293, Management Information Base for the Internet Protocol (IP). Copyright © The Internet Society, 2006.

RFC 2932, IPv4 Multicast Routing MIB. Copyright © The Internet Society, 2000.

RFC 2579, Textual Conventions for SMIv2. Copyright © The Internet Society, 1999.

RFC 3919, Remote Network Monitoring (RMON) Protocol Identifiers for IPv6 and Multi Protocol Label Switching (MPLS). Copyright © The Internet Society, 2004.

RFC 4149, Definition of Managed Objects for Synthetic Sources for Performance Monitoring Algorithms. Copyright © The Internet Society, 2005.

RFC 4150, Transport Performance Metrics MIB. Copyright © The Internet Society, 2005.

RFC 4710, Real-time Application Quality-of-Service Monitoring (RAQMON) Framework. Copyright © The Internet Society, 2006.

RFC 2869, RADIUS Extensions. Copyright © The Internet Society, 2000.

RFC 2865, Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS). Copyright © The Internet Society, 2000.

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