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Network Management

Network management refers to the broad discipline of managing computer networks in terms of reliability, performance and security. Network management includes software and hardware network management tools as well as the policies, procedures, protocols and employees responsible for the ongoing operation, administration and maintenance of networks.

From hardware and software network management tools to emerging network-as-a-service offerings, our network management dictionary offers a glossary of important terms you need to know.

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