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iggy.ttt@gmail.com [SNMP Manager - SNMP Agent]
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 - **SNMP Manager** (listening on **162/​UDP**) - Software / Application that is communicating with SNMP Agent on remote platform. As example we can say that any application that is:\\ - **SNMP Manager** (listening on **162/​UDP**) - Software / Application that is communicating with SNMP Agent on remote platform. As example we can say that any application that is:\\
-- - Doing active SNMP polling for monitoring or reporting is SNMP Manager ​application\\ +- - Doing active SNMP polling for monitoring or reporting is SNMP Manager ​Application\\ 
-- - Pushing configuration changes on remote platform with help of SNMP protocol is SNMP Manager ​application ​\\ +- - Pushing configuration changes on remote platform with help of SNMP protocol is SNMP Manager ​Application ​\\ 
-- - Is receiving SNMP Trap messages from SNMP Agent application ​ is SNMP Manager ​application.+- - Is receiving SNMP Trap messages from SNMP Agent application ​ is SNMP Manager ​Application.
  
 - **SNMP Agent** (listening on **161/​UDP**) - Software / Application that is communicating with SNMP Manager Application. As example we can say:\\ - **SNMP Agent** (listening on **161/​UDP**) - Software / Application that is communicating with SNMP Manager Application. As example we can say:\\
-- - That SNMP Agent is sending SNMP traps related to local event on SNMP Agent platform site to SNMP Manager ​application\\ +- - That SNMP Agent is sending SNMP traps related to local event to SNMP Manager ​Application\\ 
-- - That SNMP Agent is responsible for handling SNMP query / get requests from SNMP Manager ​application ​\\ +- - That SNMP Agent is responsible for handling SNMP requests from SNMP Manager ​Application ​\\ 
-- - - 1.) SNMP Manager ​will send SNMP query / get requests to SNMP Agent\\ +- - - 1.) SNMP Manager ​is sending ​SNMP query / get requests to SNMP Agent\\ 
-- - - 2.) SNMP Agent will receive ​request from point 1.)\\ +- - - 2.) SNMP Agent is receiving ​request from point 1.)\\ 
-- - - 3.) SNMP Agent will check OID delivered in SNMP request\\ +- - - 3.) SNMP Agent is checking ​OID'​s ​delivered in SNMP request\\ 
-- - - 4.) SNMP Agent will start related action based on OID from point 3.)\\+- - - 4.) SNMP Agent is starting ​related action based on OID'​s ​from point 3.)\\
 - - - 5.) SNMP Agent will replay to SNMP Manager'​s request with requested information - - - 5.) SNMP Agent will replay to SNMP Manager'​s request with requested information
  
-<note tip>In some cases SNMP Agent is one monolithic application as the platform running this agent has limited possibilities and resources, a nice example is standard network device ​like low-cost switch with SNMP agent.+<note tip>In some cases SNMP Agent is one monolithic applicationas the platform running this agent has limited possibilities and resources, a nice example is standard network device.
  
-On another hand it is possible to get as well SNMP Agents that is possible ​to extend ​with additional subagents (SNMP is providing AgentX protocol that is providing this possibility)</​note>​+On another hand it is possible to get as well SNMP Agents that is able to be extended ​with additional subagents (SNMP is providing AgentX protocol that is providing this possibility)</​note>​
  
-- **SNMP MIB** - File with Structured information about known OID's at SNMP Agent site. This file is implemented on SNMP Manager as source information about known OID's at SNMP Agent site. Based on this implementation it is possible that any vendor can use his own OID try and share it with users of his platform.+- **SNMP MIB** - This file is implemented on SNMP Manager as source ​of information about known OID's at SNMP Agent site. Based on this implementation it is possible that any vendor can use his own OID try and share it with users of his platform.
  
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