Interview Questions

What is SNMPv2?

SNMPv2 is the evolution of SNMPv1 protocol.

SNMPv2 support GET-BULK and INFORM operation in addition to the operations supported by SNMPv1.

The message format of SNMPv2 GET, GETNEXT, SET are same as SNMPv1 but the message format of SNMPv2 TRAP is different from the SNMPv1 messag format.

SNMPv2 also uses the Community based authentication which is same as SNMPv1.