This article describes LLDP and how to implement it on a Datto Switch.
- Datto Switches
The Link Layer Discovery Protocol (LLDP) is a Layer 2, vendor-neutral protocol that allows network devices to advertise capabilities, identity, and other information. This data can potentially be queried by SNMP.
1. Navigate to a device web session for your switch.
2. Click on Switch Settings, as seen in Figure 1.
Figure 1: Switch Settings
3. Click the Enable checkbox in the LLDP row, as seen in Figure 2.
4. Click Save Switch Settings.