News 2013 and earlier
December, 2013. NuDesign has made new production and eval releases of MIB Browsers, MIB Builder and SNMPv3 Agent Service for Windows product families. In addition to several functional enhancements, adjustments have been made to better accomodate operations under the MS Windows 8/8.1 OS’s.
July 15, 2013. NuDesign’s latest Visual MIBrowser Pro (rev 10.2 and up) provides for automation of SNMPv3 Agent’s configuration tasks, and it also improves events handling. Functions such as creation of new USM Users and their management can easily be accomplished using a new streamlined, create “USM User” facility. This release new events management capability supports configurable, multi-level, priority based audible alarm notifications associated with various events that MIBrowser can detect, such as communications errors, various analyzer events (like start/stop, first capture, buffer full), finally SNMP notifications and v3 reports. For a free, 30 days eval, please go to our download page.
Feb. 13, 2013. NuDesign announces support for fastCGI in its embedded SNMP / HTTP Agent SDK libraries. Starting with release 10 all SDK’s containing HTTP support will support fastCGI to provide web access via 3rd party web servers. Any Linux / embedded RTOS IPv6 web server with support for fastCGI will suffice. Web servers such as Apache, NGINX, lighttpd and others can be configured to support existing web applications that worked with previous versions of NuDesign SDK’s.
January 31, 2013. Starting with release rev 5.1 NuDesign’s Visual MIB Builder provides for automatic conversion of SMIv2 MIB documents into RFC 6020 YANG documents. YANG is a data modeling language used to build configuration and state data models used by the Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF) protocol defined in RFC 6241 to remotely manipulate configurations and retrieve operational data of the device. Please read informational RFC 6244 – An Architecture for Network Management Using NETCONF and YANG, for top level overview of these capabilities.
Oct 1, 2012. Improved support of IPv6 standard in MIB Browser family of products is now available. The products add support for DNS, and IPv6z & IPv4z handling for InetAddress as defined by the InetAddress textual conventions.
June 26, 2012. New release of production and eval libraries of Desktop Linux SNMP Agent is now available in two versions: the 32 bit version working with 32 bit extension agents and the 64 bit product working with 64 bit extension agents and installable under 64 bit PC Linux. The SDK libraries provide now a new interface to control debug trace output on debug only builds.
June 13, 2012. Full production and eval releases of SNMP Manager Studio for Windows, and SNMP Manager Studio for Embedded Linux and RTOS’s have been made. The Windows and Linux version support 32bit and 64bit code. Visual xManagerBuilder 9 for C++, main component of the Studio is supported by the following host environments: Windows 7 / Vista / XP. The supported target environments are Windows 7 / Vista / XP, multiple distribution of Linux, including embedded Linux builds, and RTOS’s such as QNX Neutrino. Numerous sample code examples in C++ demonstrating typical management functions, such as Get Table, MIB Browser, SNMP Polling Engine, Trap handling and others are provided.
March 29, 2012. New release of MIB Browser family of products. A numerous improvements have been made in User Input / Presentation of data, for example special treatment for InetAddress during Set operation and presentation, use of MIB DISPLAY-HINT when available, improved handling of Get / Set functions in Tables, improved search and reporting in SNMP Traffic Analyzer component.
November 21, 2011. NuDesign releases version 9 of its Visual xAgentBuilder© for C++ (xAB9) wizard, C++ Code Generator for a standalone Windows SNMP Agent, SNMP extension DLLs or remote AgentX – rfc2741 subagents for NuDesign SNMPv3 Agent Service or MS SNMP Agent Service. The wizard is installed as a template under MS Visual Studio 2008 or 2010 IDE, under Windows Server 2003 & 2008, Windows XP SP3, Windows Vista 32 & 64 bit and Windows 7 32 & 64 bit host. NuDesign’s SNMP Agent products operate over IPv6 and IPv4 networks. The standalone SNMP Agent and extension DLLs are generated as two separate products: the 32 bit version working with 32 bit SNMP Service and installable under either 32 bit or 64 bit Windows and the 64 bit extension DLL’s working with 64 bit SNMP Service and installable only under 64 bit Windows.
August 17, 2011. NuDesign announces production support for QNX Neutrino 6.5 for x86, ARM, PPC and MIPS family of CPU’s, in its C++ SNMP Agent Studio for Embedded RTOS, SNMP Agent code generation development tool and SNMP SDK library product.
May 16, 2011. Starting with rev 10, NuDesign’s SNMP Master Agent Service for MS Windows and its Configuration Applet are available in two versions: the 32 bit version working with 32 bit extension DLL’s and installable under either 32 bit or 64 bit Windows and the 64 bit product working with 64 bit extension DLL’s and installable only under 64 bit Windows. NuDesign SNMPv3 Master Agent Service
operates under 32bit or 64bit versions of Windows XP/Server 2003/Server 2008/Vista and Windows 7.
March 14, 2011. The production release of AgentX – rfc2741 libraries is available across NuDesign supported SNMP platforms, including NuDesign’s SNMPv3 Master Agent Service for Windows where it can be used to control a network of embedded devices equipped with AgentX remote subagents.
January 21, 2011. NuDesign upgrades its remote SNMP subagent capability across supported platforms. In addition to lightweight remote subagent based on UDP communications and SNMP BER encoding, the IETF Agent Extensibility (AgentX) standard, based on rfc2741 is now supported as well. Pre-production AgentX libraries are available for evaluation now. Please contact NuDesign for details.
August 24, 2010. NuDesign releases its SNMPv3 Agent Service for MS Windows, Version 9.0, with full “SNMP over IPv6” support. The 30 days free eval of the product is available at NuDesign’s SNMP evaluation software download page.
March 15, 2010. NuDesign announces availability of its SNMPv3 over IPv6 / IPv4 libraries. The initial IPv6 support is extended to Windows, Linux and QNX environments. The NuDesign SNMPv3 entity can now communicate and send / receive SNMP notifications with other hosts residing on IPv6 / IPv4 networks. Request your eval here.
March 5, 2010. NuDesign announces new releases of its Visual SNMP Manager Studio and MIB Compiler products. An xManager built application, in addition to incorporating MIBs at design time, now provides functionality to dynamically read pre-compiled MIB files in runtime mode. Numerous source code Samples and Quick Start tutorials demonstrate development of SNMP Manager application for Windows and / or embedded environments.
February 25, 2010. NuDesign has acquired third party SNMP Agent tester product and is using it as part of its own comprehensive validation process in order to speed up its customers SNMP development cycle.
January 30, 2010. NuDesign announces full support for QNX Neutrino 6.4.1 and Momentics 4.6 IDE in its C++ SNMP Agent Studio for Embedded RTOS, SNMP Agent code generation development tool and SNMP SDK libraries.
August 30, 2009. NuDesign announces support for VxWorks 6.6 and Workbench 3.0 IDE in its C++ SNMP Agent Studio for Embedded RTOS, SNMP Agent code generation development tool and SNMP SDK libraries.
February 16, 2009. SNMP Middle Layer Manager (MLM) Server software has been released. The MLM Server acts as a local domain SNMP Manager, it collects vital local stats in its own MIB objects, provides for local notification processing and selective forwarding to the main NOC center. It periodically stores the collected data in the SQL database for future analysis, reporting, archiving and long term trends applications.
June 20, 2008. NuDesign announces that the SNMPv3 Authentication Bypass Vulnerability uncovered by the NetSNMP community, and discussed by the US-CERT US Computer Emergency Readiness Team as Technical Cyber Security Alert TA08-162A does not affect the NuDesign SNMPv3 stack.
April 14, 2008. NuDesign announces the availability of Visual SNMP Manager. This product is based on our Visual MIB Browser Pro and it additionally provides capability for user generated management plug-ins. Its Device Management Tab provides device management capabilities. It builds a tree of networks and devices, and enables management of alarms. It is an OEM-able SNMP application for device manufacturers that want to ship a practical management station to their customers. NuDesign can design the customer’s product specific plug-ins or the customer can do the plug-in themselves.
March 24, 2008. NuDesign provides improved web access support within its Visual xAgentBuilder for C++, SNMP Agent code generator product family for desktop or embedded targets. The SSI based support enables easy custom modifications of auto generated web pages.
February 25, 2008. NuDesign announces the availability of the next generation of its CLI Code Generation Framework. The Visual xCLI Builder enables creation of hierarchical CLI interfaces that provides for runtime configurability, and Cisco like or Juniper like, style of command structures. Password protected, multi-level access management is fully supported. The SSI interface is provided to enable web access to CLI commands.
January 21, 2008. NuDesign announces support for a wider range of GNU tool chains for Linux environments. The developer of an SNMP Agent using NuDesign agent generation tools has an option of selecting project build for his / her tool chain of choice.
November 19, 2007. NuDesign announces the availability of SNMP xManager Builder, a development tool containing the SNMPv3 management libraries, MIB Compiler libraries, sample management projects illustrating practical management applications and architectural approaches, finally the code generating wizard for design-time MIB inclusion and documentation.
October 8, 2007. NuDesign has extended availability of Visual xCLI Builder tool and CLI SDK libraries to multiple Linux distributions. The developer creates the CLI configuration and operational commands hierarchy using a Visual wizard, then selects the target environment and gets the sources and project files automatically generated.
August 20, 2007. NuDesign announces availability of Visual xAgentBuilder for AFDX© (Avionics Full Duplex Switched Ethernet). The NuDesign’s SNMP Agent building tools and libraries are now available to build AFDX© / ARINC664 avionics network compatible SNMP Agents. The tool is available for OS/RTOS environments currently supported by NuDesign. Please contact NuDesign or AIM-USA for free, fully functional Windows evaluation package or product technical and sales information. AFDX© is a registered trademark of Airbus.
July 16, 2007. NuDesign and QNX Software Systems, a leading provider of realtime operating system (RTOS) technology, have extended their alliance to provide NuDesign’s CLI Code Generation Framework for users of the QNX© Neutrino© RTOS. Please read more in a press release package and visit QNX at www.qnx.com.
March 26, 2007. NuDesign announces availability of CLI Code Generation Framework. The framework implements command hierarchy navigation, command completion, command line editing, history, and a basic set of common commands. The framework makes it very easy to extend and customize the CLI for device configuration. NuDesign’s CLI solution can operate as the only management agent for the embedded device or it can be deployed with NuDesign’s SNMP Agent to provide serial access to SNMP MIB(s) implementation.
January 2, 2007. NuDesign changes its full name from NuDesign Team, Inc. to NuDesign Technologies, Inc. The change reflects NuDesign’s involvement in software technology industry.
November 6, 2006. AIM-USA and NuDesign announce availability of snmpXplorer, the AFDX© (Avionics Full Duplex Switched Ethernet) and ARINC664 compatible SNMP Manager and SNMP Agent MIB Browser software for retrieving, viewing, and analyzing SNMP MIB data from End Systems residing on aircraft AFDX© / ARINC 664 data networks. More information is available in a press release package. Please contact AIM-USA for product technical and sales information. AFDX© is a registered trademark of Airbus.
October 1, 2006. NuDesign enters into the Development Partnership Agreement with AIM-USA, a leading manufacturer of Avionics Test & Simulation Products for MIL-STD-1553A/B, STANAG3910, ARINC429, AFDX©, ARINC664, PANAVIA, Fibre Channel and MIL-STD-1760 applications. The partnership will bring SNMP management functionality to the avionics industry products. AFDX© is a registered trademark of Airbus.
August 28, 2006. NuDesign adds the AES Privacy Protocol, the Advanced Encryption Standard for 128 bit keys to its SNMP v3 products. The AES Privacy Protocol, conforming with RFC3826 is available now, along with the Data Encryption Standard (DES) to perform the privacy encrypting functions of the SNMP v3 operation across NuDesign’s family of SNMP products.
April 24, 2006. NuDesign releases updated Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++, its embedded SNMP Agent code and project generation wizard and a number of SNMPv3 SDK Libraries for embedded Linux. Currently supported CPU’s include Power PC, XScale, ARM, MIPS and x86 architectures.
December 15, 2005. NuDesign has released the Remote Subagent support for its SNMP Agent code generator, Visual xAgentBuilder for C++, starting with Revision 7.0. The Remote Subagent architecture provides for registration of subagents, running in a separate processes, and their communication with the Extensible Master Agent. The Visual xAgentBuilder for C++ completely automates the process, just tick-off the Remote Subagent box in the wizard and your MIB’s subagent is created and ready to use using NuDesign’s Remote Subagent classes.
November 28, 2005. Starting with release 6.0 of Visual MIB Browser Pro, SNMPv3 Management Application, NuDesign adds three significant SNMP development tools to the product. First is the SNMP Traffic Monitoring and Analysis function providing capability to capture, filter, decode and present the SNMP packets in a “human readable form”. Second is the SNMP CLI interface providing for raw, user defined access to any OID. Third is a two step, automated testing of SNMP Agent MIB’s implementations, controlled by the MIB Browser’s VB script and NuDesign’s MIB Compiler. First step auto-finds MIB modules implemented by the agent, second step invokes pre-canned tests that verify accuracy and completeness of your SNMP Agent’s MIB implementation. It automatically generates test reports. The MIB module compliance testing complements your custom VB based test scripts that you may have already developed for NuDesign’s MIBrowser Pro. Service Contract customers receive this upgrade at no extra cost.
September 26, 2005. NuDesign has announced beta testing phase for its new Visual SNMP Traffic Monitor, an easy to use Windows application that allows developer to monitor the SNMP exchanges, including the SNMPv3 traffic, down to the level that it has permissions for. The Traffic Monitor aids in debugging of difficult development and / or configuration problems, helping pinpoint their source. The Traffic Monitor comes with the MIB Compiler to enable easy-to-read frame presentation. A comprehensive capture and display filtering is provided. Please contact us if you would like to preview this product.
June 27, 2005. NuDesign’s has completed verification testing of its SNMP v1/v2c/v3 libraries with QNX Neutrino 6.3, SP1. The Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++, the SNMP Agent Code and Project Files generation wizard for QNX Neutrino® RTOS and Momentics IDE has been released to production.
April 15, 2005. SNMPv3 / HTTP agent and MIB subagent code generation wizard for PC Linux has been released by NuDesign. The Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++ wizard generates the agent and immediately compilable GNU Make files for numerous PC Linux distributions. A standalone Agent or Master Agent and dynamically loadable extension Subagent structures are supported. The MIB II and Host Resources MIB implementations are included. Download your free evaluation package for Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++ wizard and PC Linux SDK for Multiprotocol SNMP Agent.
March 30, 2005. NuDesign’s SNMPv3 / HTTP agent and MIB subagent code generation wizard for MontaVista Linux now supports automatic Agent Project Generation for MontaVista’s DevRocket IDE (source code, headers and Make files). Download the Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++ wizard. A standalone Agent or Master Agent and dynamically loadable extension Subagent structures are supported. A MIB II implementation is included.
December 7, 2004. NuDesign announces release of SNMPv3 / HTTP Master Agent Service for Microsoft Windows CE.NET. This product in companion with NuDesign’s Visual xAgentBuilder for C++, CE.NET Edition provides developers with libraries and tools to build SNMPv3 agents for CE.NET supporting either standalone or master agent / loadable extension subagent architectures. Please request your evaluation copy here. Please read more at C++ Agent Studio for CE.NET section.
October 27, 2004. NuDesign Team, Inc and Leitch Technology International, Inc. (www.leitch.com), a leading provider of broadcast video processing equipment, have formed a development partnership to equip Leitch video product lines with NuDesign’s Embedded SNMP Agent for VxWorks technology. Please read more in a press release package.
September 15, 2004. SNMPv3 / HTTP agent and MIB subagent code generation support for SnapGear / uCLinux Embedded Linux has been released by NuDesign. The Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++ wizard generates the agent and immediately compilable GNU Make files for this embedded Linux distribution. The Master Agent / dynamically loadable extension subagent structure is supported. The MIB II and Host Resources MIB implementations are included. Download your free evaluation package for Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++ wizard!
May 20, 2004. NuDesign announces production release of its SNMPv3 / HTTP agent code generation technology for Microsoft Windows CE.NET. The C++ Agent Studio for CE.NET contains NuDesign’s agent code generator Visual xAgentBuilder for C++ CE.NET Edition as well as Visual MIB Builder and Visual MIB Browser Pro. The code generator operates as an application wizard under MS eMbedded Visual C++ IDE and produces an immediately downloadable image of an SNMPv3 / HTTP agent for the target environment including the CE.NET emulator platform. Please contact us to receive the application wizard for MS eMbedded Visual C++ IDE or download the Visual xAgentBuilder for C++ for Windows to immediately generate your agent under Windows.
March 29, 2004. NuDesign and QNX Software Systems, a leading provider of realtime operating system (RTOS) technology, have formed an alliance to provide NuDesign’s highly automated SNMP/HTTP agent code generation technology for users of the QNX© Neutrino© RTOS. Please read more in a press release package and visit QNX at www.qnx.com.
December 8, 2003. SNMPv3 / HTTP agent and MIB subagent code generation support for WindRiver VxWorks has been released by NuDesign. The Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++ wizard generates a complete agent project for the Tornado IDE. The MIB II implementation is included. Download your free evaluation package.
November 10, 2003. SNMPv3 / HTTP agent and MIB subagent code generation support for QNX RTOS has been released by NuDesign. The Visual Embedded xAgentBuilder for C++ wizard generates a complete agent project for QNX’s IDE Momentics. The Master Agent / dynamically loadable extension subagent structure is supported. The MIB II implementation is included. Download your free evaluation package.
July 30, 2003. Developers of SNMPv3 Management and Test Applications, take note. NuDesign has released a comprehensive SNMPv3 functionality in the form of an ActiveX Control. It supports all SNMP commands (Get, GetNext, Set, GetBulk) as well as ability to send and receive all SNMP notifications including traps, v2 traps and informs. The free eval contains Control, sample programs in C++ and VB and the Help file documenting technical aspects of the SNMPv3 Control.
June 30, 2003. NuDesign releases its Visual MIBrowser Pro to production. In addition to full support for SNMPv3 this MIB Browser adds sophisticated handling of MIB files, VB scripting capability with examples of use in SNMP environment, programmable thresholds and alarm generation, received trap presentation and database storage for post processing and reporting.
The product’s variant, Visual MIBrowser Pro for HMS is designed to support SCTE’s HMS cable plant management standard and serves as a basic HMS SNMP Manager, supporting HMS MIBs and decoding HMS specific SNMP Traps and Notifications. Contains the HMS Download Applet compatible with SCTE-HMS-DOWNLOAD-MIB module.
Feb. 18, 2003. NuDesign equips its SNMP agent code generator, Visual xAgentBuilder© for C++ with multiprotocol access capabilities (SNMPv3 / HTTP / CLI) starting with rev 5.0. Give your MIB to NuDesign’s wizard operating under Microsoft’s Visual Studio .NET or Studio 6.0 and build your Agent in minutes! Build Multiprotocol Agents / extension DLLs for Windows, or add HTTP access to existing extension DLLs, using NuDesign’s Agent Service for Windows. When coupled with appropriate NuDesign’s SDK, the Visual xAgentBuilder© for C++ generates standalone Multiprotocol (SNMPv3 / HTTP / CLI) Agent / Subagent code for Linux and a number of embedded RTOS/OS platforms. Download a complete code generator eval or experiment with pre-built Sample Agent by selecting your preference here.
January 9, 2003. NuDesign’s SNMP Download Control has been made available for evaluation. This ActiveX Control is designed to perform code downloads to devices supporting SNMP Agents with the SCTE HMS Download MIB. The eval package contains the SNMP Download Control, Sample App (VB sources included), Sample Agent implementing the Download MIB, a sample download file, the MIB ASN.1 document and Help file.
October 28, 2002. NuDesign adds support for Microsoft Visual Studio .NET! The Visual SNMP xAgentBuilder for C++, starting with revision 4.5 runs within MS Visual Studio .NET. Please download your free eval here.
September 18, 2002. NuDesign signs a reseller agreement with EMREP, LLC, USA based embedded software sales organization for its C++ Agent Studio for Embedded RTOS family of SNMPv3/HTTP embedded agent code generation tools, and professional support services.
July 29, 2002. Next generation MIB Compiler Control has been released to production. The Control resolves Import dependencies of MIBs in a selected directory and automatically loads required “import” MIBs while loading the user selected MIB.
February 18, 2002. With regards to the CERT posted security advisory about SNMPv1 vulnerabilities: NuDesign has reproduced the problem in its SNMP Agent and SNMP Trap receiving products. The required corrections have been applied and new versions of corrected NuDesign products have been released to customers with Support Contracts on Feb 18, 2002. For details please read here.
December 3, 2001. The next generation SNMP MIB Browser has been released to production. It supports standard SNMP management functions like Get (scalar, row, column, table), Set, Walk, Chart, Alarm, Log, Trap Receive/Send, Load & Compile and View MIBs (including adjustable Compiler sensitivity with Fix MIB editor if required). It includes a query macro facility and command line options for creation of special focus installs. Please download the full feature eval copy here.
November 30, 2001. The Visual xAgentBuilder, powerful SNMPv1/v2c/v3 Agent code generator for MS Windows contains now the Agent Configuration Application for re-distribution. Please download the full feature eval copy here.
November 30, 2001. NuDesign’s SNMP Agent Service for Windows with full SNMPv3 capabilities including the Agent Configuration Applet has been released to production. The NuDesign’s SNMP Service provides full support for all notification types (v1 /v2 traps and informs including callback mechanism that provides extension agent DLL with status information on sending informs). Please download the full feature eval copy here.
July 7, 2001. Next generation Visual MIBuilder has been released to production. It has an improved user interface and adds a number of new features. Please download the eval copy now with either the VB or C++ applications evaluations.
June 27, 2001. NuDesign releases to production its secure SNMPv3 technology with the SNMP Agent code generation tools: SNMP C++ Studio.
April 30, 2001. NuDesign Team releases its SNMPv3 technology to beta testing. Please download the Hands-On Tutorial and Demo
February 8, 2001. NuDesign Team announces a release of SNMP Java Beans to Beta testing.
July 24, 2000 . NuDesign SNMP Agent Service for MS Windows has been officially released to distribution.
July 17, 2000. Visual SNMP xAgentBuilder© for C++ has been officially released to distribution.
June 16, 2000. Visual MIBuilder© for SNMP v2 has been officially released to distribution.
May 12, 2000. Visual SNMP xAgentBuilder© for C++ is now in Beta-testing.
April 14, 2000. Visual MIBuilder© for SNMP v2 has been officially released for Beta testing.
March 29, 2000. Visual MIBrowser© for SNMP v1/v2 has been officially released to distribution.
March 28, 2000. NuDesign announces comprehensive product plans for the Cable TV market. See our Broadband Access Management Web pages.
March 6, 2000. NuDesign SNMP Agent Service for MS Windows officially released to beta.
March 1, 2000. SNMP MIB Loader© SMI v1/v2 has been officially released to distribution.
January 4, 2000. Visual MIBrowser© for SNMP v1/v2 has been officially released for Beta.
January 4, 2000. SNMP MIB Loader© component for SMI v1/v2 has been officially released for Beta.
November 1, 1999. Visual AgentBuilder© for Visual Basic has been officially released with both distribution software and an evaluation version on our Download Site.
October 18, 1999. SNMP MIB Loader© Component for SMI v1 is available for sale. The Evaluation version will be available soon.bfrom our Download Page.
August 30, 1999. Our SNMP Trap Sender and SNMP Trap Receiver controls have been updated for SNMP v2. Both were made available for download today.
August 16, 1999. We’re entering our beta program for the v2 versions of our controls. Let us know if you’re interested in participating.
April 14, 1999. Evaluation versions of our SNMP Trap Sender, SNMP Trap Receiver and SNMP Management controls made available today.
March 3, 1999. Visual MIBuilder© and Visual MIBrowser© are now available for purchase.