Security/Monitoring SNMP Trap Sinks


SNMP Trap Sinks


Selecting Overview → Manage → Security/Monitoring → SNMP Trap Sinks displays the SNMP Trap Sinks dashboard with a list of any existing SNMP Trap Sinks settings.


Select the desired Fabric from the left side navigation bar and the dashboard updates showing all SNMP Trap Sink entries from all switches within the Fabric.


The dashboard displays a list of existing SNMP Trap Sink entries by Switch name. Additional parameters include: community, type, dest-host and dest-port.


You sort the list of entries in the dashboard using the up / down arrows above each of the columns to sort the information as needed.




Manage Security/Monitoring SNMP Trap Sinks Fabric Dashboard


Select the desired switch from the Fabric and the dashboard displays a list of existing SNMP Trap Sink entries by community name. Additional parameters include: type, dest-host and dest-port.



Manage Security/Monitoring SNMP Trap Sinks Dashboard


You sort the list of entries in the dashboard using the up / down arrows above each of the columns to sort the information as needed.


To obtain detailed information about a SNMP Trap Sinks select an entry in the dashboard.


A Details pane opens displaying the configuration information of the SNMP Trap Sinks.


Scroll through the list, as needed, and click X to return to the dashboard.


Manage Security/Monitoring SNMP Trap Sinks Details


SNMP Trap Sinks are added by selecting Create a SNMPv1 trap receiver .


Manage Security/Monitoring Create SNMP Trap Receiver


To add a SNMP Community click Create SNMP communities for SNMPv1 and enter the configuration parameters which include:


  • community – community type
  • dest-host – destination host


Additional field parameters are modified by clicking on the icon for Additional Fields.  Additional fields include:

  • type – trap type – defaults TRAP_TYPE_V2C_TRAP
  • dest-port – destination port – default 10162



Click Save to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without saving any changes.


The new SNMP Trap Sink is added to the Dashboard.


Manage Security/Monitoring Create SNMP Trap Receiver Added to Dashboard


To delete a SNMP Trap Sink use Delete by selecting the Cog icon. A confirmation message requires an acknowledgment to continue deletion.


Manage Security/Monitoring SNMP Trap Sinks Delete Confirmation


Click OK to continue or Cancel to return to the previous screen without making any changes.