‘Management Script’ Module specific Commands:
Commands to Instantiate, setup, call processes , and terminate Management processes.
SNMP ‘Protocol Messaging’ specific Commands:
Commands to invoke the appropriate SOSE Poller component pertaining to the SNMP Protocol operation required by Management processes.
SNMP ‘MIB grouping & Messaging’ specific Commands:
Commands to GROUP appropriate MIB or Database Objects to simplify and/or improve readability, modification, and configuration of management scripts.
‘Management Script’ Data Inputs & Architecture Commands:
Commands to seed or feed, pass, read, and repeat Management processes ' input elements and related Database objects.
User ‘Messaging and Alerts’ specific Commands:
Commands to Alert and Report on internal Management processes ' data and events.
Variable Handler Commands:
Two ways of variable handler definitions are introduced. The choices are to DEFINE a handler or to DEFINE and MAP the handler to the particular or current seed element in the current iteration of the process. Two types of variable handlers are also introduced;
- VARIABLE Command
- STRING Command
- PERSIST-VAR Command
- PERSIST-STR Command
Time Handling Commands:
TimeTick type of MIB Objects and Variables handling commands within the management script.
- Get System Time Command
- Get System Date Command
- Get Object Time Command
- Get Time Tick Command
- System Date Command
Special Function Commands Description:
Some useful and repetitive functions common to most if not all management scripts are pre-defined in order to simplify the task of designing scripts and to enhance readability as well.
Special Variable Definitions:
Useful and repetitive Variables common to most if not all management scripts are pre-defined in order to simplify the task of designing scripts and to enhance readability as well.
- GLOBAL Variable Command Definition
- GLOBAL String Command Definition
MIB Objects Output Parsing Functions:
Function commands to parse the values reported by MIB Objects (as well as any other Database variables) as they are polled from the network managed elements as a subset -or more- of those values could be of interest to the managing entity.
- The FindSubString Function
- The GetSubString Function
- The GetLength Function
Miscellaneous Standard Operators and Expressions:
- Regular Expressions Support
- Arithmetic Operators Support
- Boolean Expressions and Operators Support
- Conditional IF Statements Support