Brocade Sphereon/Intrepid Switch data source

OnCommand Insight uses the Brocade Sphereon/Intrepid Switch (SNMP) data source to discover inventory for Brocade Sphereon or Intrepid switches.


Note: This data collector not available starting with OnCommand Insight 7.3.11.


Field Description
Sphereon Switch IP address or fully-qualified domain name of the switch
SNMP Version SNMP version
SNMP Community SNMP read-only community string used to access the switch
User Name SMI-S user name for the switch (SNMP v3 only)
Password SMI-S password for the switch (SNMP v3 only)

Advanced configuration

Field Description
Inventory Poll Interval (min) Interval between inventory polls (default 15 minutes)
SNMP Auth Protocol SNMP authentication protocol (SNMPv3 only)
SNMP Privacy Protocol SNMP privacy protocol (SNMPv3 only)
SNMP Privacy Password SNMP privacy password
SNMP Number of Retries Number of SNMP retry attempts
SNMP Timeout (ms) SNMP timeout (default 5000 ms)
Fabric Name Fabric name to be reported by the data source. Leave blank to report the fabric name as WWN.
Enable Trapping Select to enable acquisition upon receiving an SNMP trap from the device. If you select enable trapping, you must also activate SNMP.
Minimum Time Between Ttraps (seconds) Minimum time between acquisition attempts triggered by traps (default 10 seconds)
Performance Poll Interval (sec) Interval between performance polls (default 300 seconds)