CiscoWorks Small Network Management Solution (SNMS)

The CiscoWorks Small Network Management Solution (SNMS) is a suite of applications used to manage Cisco networks made up of 20 or fewer Cisco devices. Beyond simply managing and monitoring Cisco devices, this suite also provides the ability to monitor non-Cisco resources such as servers, applications, and network printers. The core component of SNMS is CiscoWorks Resource Manager Essentials, which was outlined in the CiscoWorks LAN Management Solution section.

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