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Overview of the 2002 IAB Network Management Workshop (RFC3535)

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Original Publication Date: 2003-May-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-May-20
Document File: 21 page(s) / 43K

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J. Schoenwaelder: AUTHOR

Abstract

This document provides an overview of a workshop held by the Internet Architecture Board (IAB) on Network Management. The workshop was hosted by CNRI in Reston, VA, USA on June 4 thru June 6, 2002. The goal of the workshop was to continue the important dialog started between network operators and protocol developers, and to guide the IETFs focus on future work regarding network management. This report summarizes the discussions and lists the conclusions and recommendations to the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) community.

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Network Working Group                                   J. Schoenwaelder

Request for Comments: 3535               International University Bremen

Category: Informational                                         May 2003

          Overview of the 2002 IAB Network Management Workshop

Status of this Memo

   This memo provides information for the Internet community.  It does

   not specify an Internet standard of any kind.  Distribution of this

   memo is unlimited.

Copyright Notice

   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2003).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   This document provides an overview of a workshop held by the Internet

   Architecture Board (IAB) on Network Management.  The workshop was

   hosted by CNRI in Reston, VA, USA on June 4 thru June 6, 2002.  The

   goal of the workshop was to continue the important dialog started

   between network operators and protocol developers, and to guide the

   IETFs focus on future work regarding network management.  This report

   summarizes the discussions and lists the conclusions and

   recommendations to the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)

   community.

Schoenwaelder                Informational                      [Page 1]

RFC 3535            IAB Network Management Workshop             May 2003

Table of Contents

   1. Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  2

   2. Network Management Technologies  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  3

        2.1 SNMP / SMI / MIBs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  4

        2.2 COPS-PR / SPPI / PIBs  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  5

        2.3 CIM / MOF / UML / PCIM . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6

        2.4 CLI / TELNET / SSH . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  7

        2.5 HTTP / HTML  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  8

        2.6 XML  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9

   3. Operator Requirements  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10

   4. SNMP Framework Discussions . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12

   5. Consolidated Observations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 14

   6. Recommendations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 16

   7. Security Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

   8. Acknowledgments  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17

   Normative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

   Informative References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18

   Appendix - Participants . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

   Author's Address  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 19

   Full Copyright Statement  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20

1. Introduction

   The IETF has started several activities in the operations and

   management area to develop technologies and...