Enabling or disabling SNMP traps

SNMP traps enable you to monitor the health and state of various components of the storage system. You can use the Edit SNMP Settings dialog box in System Manager to enable or disable SNMP traps on your storage system.

About this task

Although SNMP is enabled by default, traps are disabled by default.


  1. Click the Configurations tab.
  2. In the Services pane, click SNMP.
  3. In the SNMP window, click Edit.
  4. In the Edit SNMP Settings dialog box, select the Trap hosts tab, and either select or clear the Enable traps check box.
  5. If you enable SNMP traps, add the host name or IP address of the hosts to which the traps are sent.
  6. Click OK.