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A trend that has just begun on the Internet is to integrate all kind of
information systems into WWW or intranet environments. This
is also very interesting for network management and monitoring.
WWW technology offers an ideal user-interface for management
applications, since the data that is put on a web server immediately
is accessible from everywhere on the network.
Recently, a broad variety of products for web based network management
has been announced. The range of products goes
from solutions that provide graphs for SNMP counters to complete
management environemts that allow the modification and status display
of manageable workstations, routers etc.