Use the procedures in this section to:
Configure the SNMP agent that runs on the switch and implements the following
— Fabric Element MIB
— Fibre Alliance (FCMGMT) MIB
— Switch private MIB
For complete information on objects defined in MIBs and steps to download MIB
variables to your SNMP workstation, refer to the hp StorageWorks SNMP
reference guide for director/64, edge switch 2/16, and edge switch 2/32
Configure network addresses and community names for up to six SNMP trap
An SNMP trap recipient is a network management station that receives messages
through SNMP for specific events that occur on the switch.
Define SNMP community names that SNMP managers use for reading variables.
Authorize write permissions for writable MIB variables.
NOTE: SNMP managers may request, but will not receive, traps and SNMP data through
SNMP management stations that are not configured with community names.
To configure SNMP traps and assign community names, use the following steps:
1. Select SNMP from the Configure menu on the menu bar.
The Configure SNMP dialog box displays.
edge switch 2/16 product manager user guide
Configuring the Switch