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Re: NOC servers with public/private ip address

  • From: Jeff Gehlbach
  • Date: Wed Aug 15 11:10:01 2001

On Wed, Aug 15, 2001 at 11:01:23AM -0400, [email protected] wrote:
> Whether to number your management network with a /24 out of RFC1918
> space, or a /2something out of your own address space, and how heavily
> firewalled/isolated to make it, will depend on your paranoia level and

Using a NAT in a NOC situation makes audit trails harder to maintain,
as all administrative connections to your network devices will appear
to come from (one of) the address(es) of the NAT device.

Jeff Gehlbach, Concord Communications <[email protected]>
Senior Professional Services Consultant, Atlanta
ph. 678.265.6067  fax 770.384.0183