Before Plixer Endpoint Analytics can start collecting endpoint data from network interface devices (NIDs), they will first need to be added to the system using the Configuration > Network Devices submenu.
Plixer Endpoint Analytics can collect endpoint information from switches and routers using SNMP versions 1, 2c, and 3. The system will poll devices using either the SNMP version set in the individual device configurations or the version set for the network device group (if the device has been assigned to one). Devices configured for SNMP v1 will not respond to v2c queries.
The options under the submenu correspond to the following network device management tasks: