Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Towards a programmable agent-based distributed architecture for enterprise application and service management

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

The purchase and pricing options are temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.
5 Author(s)
Gaspary, L.P. ; Univ. Fed. do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil ; Balbinot, L.F. ; Storch, R. ; Wendt, F.
more authors

The popularization of electronic commerce and the growing use of this business modality by companies as well as the growth in the number of applications, protocols and services that are executed in computer networks generate difficulties for management tools. Most of these tools are able to monitor a previously established set of protocols; monitoring new protocols becomes possible with updated firmware or through development kits that are hard for network managers to assimilate. Additionally, these tools usually have little or no ability to act automatically when facing unexpected behaviors from these protocols. This paper presents an architecture for distributed management of enterprise networked applications, high-layer protocols and network services based an programmable agents. By means of a high-level graphical and textual language, the network manager is able to specify protocol traces in order to perform FCAPS (fault, configuration, accounting, performance and security) management. The observation of these traces in the network traffic leads to actions which are also determined by the network manager. This paper describes the language used to specify traces, the architecture and some examples of applications that validate the proposal

Published in:

Enterprise Networking, Applications and Services Conference Proceedings, 2001

Date of Conference:

2001

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.