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Entity Sensor Management Information Base (RFC3433)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000010591D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Dec-20
Document File: 18 page(s) / 32K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

A. Bierman: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in the Internet community. In particular, it describes managed objects for extending the Entity MIB (RFC 2737) to provide generalized access to information related to physical sensors, which are often found in networking equipment (such as chassis temperature, fan RPM, power supply voltage).

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Network Working Group                                         A. Bierman

Request for Comments: 3433                           Cisco Systems, Inc.

Category: Standards Track                                   D. Romascanu

                                                              Avaya Inc.

                                                            K.C. Norseth

                                                      L-3 Communications

                                                           December 2002

               Entity Sensor Management Information Base

Status of this Memo

   This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the

   Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for

   improvements.  Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet

   Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state

   and status of this protocol.  Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2002).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB)

   for use with network management protocols in the Internet community.

   In particular, it describes managed objects for extending the Entity

   MIB (RFC 2737) to provide generalized access to information related

   to physical sensors, which are often found in networking equipment

   (such as chassis temperature, fan RPM, power supply voltage).

Table of Contents

   1  The Internet-Standard Management Framework ..................  2

   2  Overview ....................................................  2

      2.1 Terms ...................................................  2

      2.2 Relationship to the Entity MIB ..........................  2

      2.3 Relationship to General Thresholding Mechanisms .........  3

   3  MIB Structure ...............................................  3

   4  Definitions .................................................  4

   5  Intellectual Property ....................................... 13

   6  Acknowledgements ............................................ 14

   7  Normative References ........................................ 14

   8  Informative References ...................................... 14

   9  Security Considerations ..................................... 15

   10 Authors' Addresses .......................................... 16

   11 Full Copyright Statement .................................... 17

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