Protocol Conversion Approach to Include Devices with Administration Restriction on a Framework of Reference of Management Network

  • Mauricio Tamayo GarcíaEmail author
  • Henry Zarate
  • Jorge Ortíz Triviño
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 742)


Considering the problem of handling devices with management limitations, the solution can be based on protocol conversion through finite-state converter in combination with the SNMP proxy agent functions and using the serial ports of legacy equipment and small devices with processing restrictions as sensors on a Ad Hoc network or Internet of Things. It reviews the framework of reference of management network, giving details of the challenges for the mentioned devices and the state of art of the existing solutions. This paper approximates to the proposed solution due to the research is in progress.


Network management SNMP Proxy Legacy systems Protocol conversion Finite-state converter Ad Hoc Serial communications 



For the development of this paper, it took advantage of the members comments of the research group in dynamic telecommunications networks and distributed programming languages - TLÖN, and professor Oscar Agudelo from Universidad Nacional de Colombia.


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  • Mauricio Tamayo García
    • 1
    Email author
  • Henry Zarate
    • 1
  • Jorge Ortíz Triviño
    • 1
  1. 1.Faculty of EngineeringUniversidad Nacional de ColombiaBogotáColombia

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