A study of encoding overhead in network management protocols

  title={A study of encoding overhead in network management protocols},
  author={Pedro Gonçalves and Jos{\'e} Lu{\'i}s Oliveira and Rui L. Aguiar},
  journal={Int. Journal of Network Management},
Next-Generation Network (NGN) is a critical scenario in terms of network management because of its network dimension, its number of users and its heterogeneity. Since the introduction of the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) at the beginning of the 1990s, much effort has been devoted to the development of new network management technologies. Both the Desktop Management Task Force (DMTF) and the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) have developed different network and system management… CONTINUE READING