Setting SNMP information

You can use the Edit SNMP Settings dialog box in System Manager to update information about the storage system location, contact personnel, and to specify SNMP communities of your system.

About this task

System Manager uses SNMP protocols SNMPv1 and SNMPv2c, and an SNMP community to discover storage systems.


  1. Click the Configurations tab.
  2. In the Services pane, click SNMP.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. In the General tab, specify the storage system contact personnel and location, and SNMP communities.
    The community name can be of 32 characters and must not contain the following special characters: , / : " ' |.
  5. Click OK.
  6. Verify the changes you made to the SNMP settings in the SNMP window.