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SANtricity commands

Update SNMP MIB II system group variables

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The set snmpSystemVariables command changes the system variables for the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP).

Supported Arrays

This command applies to an individual E2800, E5700, EF600 or EF300 storage array. It does not operate on E2700 or E5600 storage arrays.


To execute this command on an E2800, E5700, EF600, or EF300 storage array, you must have the Storage Admin or Support Admin role.


The following system variables are maintained in a Management Information Base II (MIB-II) database:

  • Name of the system

  • Name of the system contact

  • Location of the system


set snmpSystemVariables


Parameter Description


The new name that you want to give to the SNMP system. Use standard SNMP and MIB conventions for the system name. Enclose the SNMP system name in square brackets ([ ]).


The name of contact person for the managed system with information on how to contact this person. Enclose the SNMP contact name in square brackets ([ ]).


The physical location of the system, such as "3rd flr". Enclose the SNMP system location in square brackets ([ ]).

Minimum firmware level