Definitions for "Network Management System"
Keywords:  nms, monitor, nmss, xdsl, disparate
That system which allows a provider or end user to manage portions or all of a telecommunications network; in xDSL, network management systems allow providers to control and monitor those services based on the ADSL streams, at both the physical and logical layers of the services.
A central software-based set of programs for control of disparate hardware elements; also the whole.
a program that runs continuously and is used to monitor, reflect status of, and control a network
A generic term used to describe systems or actions that help maintain, characterize, or solve problems on a network.