Setting SNMP information

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

About this task

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


  1. Click .
  2. In the Setup pane, click SNMP.
  3. Click Edit.
  4. In the General tab, specify the contact personnel information and location information for the storage system, and the 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 that you made to the SNMP settings in the SNMP window.