What is MIB (Management Information Base)?

A management information base (MIB) is a database utilized for dealing with the substances in a communication network. A MIB is utilized by Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) and remote monitoring 1. SNMP accumulates information from a solitary kind of MIB; RMON 1 assembles information from nine extra sorts of MIBs that give a more extravagant arrangement of information. Fore, IBM, Novell, QMS, and Onramp are the organizations that have made MIB extensions for their sets of products.