Provided by: Cornell University
Date Added: Mar 2012
The integrated management of multi-providers equipments is a key asset for telecommunication operators or service providers when selecting the appropriate network and service management platform for their network. In this paper, the authors present an open and adaptable platform that support fault and configuration management for next-generation networks. This platform Named Nagios Based - Information Technology Management System (NB-ITMS) leverage of the well-known Nagios platform to implement new capabilities. Offering additional features applications and management functions enable easy and low cost management of advanced services and networks technologies. The performance of their platform has been compared to existing off-the-shell platforms.