This chapter described the various tools that support the technologies discussed in Part 1 of this book. You should use the information in this chapter as a beginning for researching the appropriate fault and performance tools for your network management strategy.
The types of tools covered include the following:
Because the network management landscape is constantly changing, applications may have changed, disappeared, or added. Please consult the listed references that follow and contact your Cisco representative for up-to-date information.
In the next chapter, you will learn about some statistical methods that can be used to better understand your network's performance.