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Archive for the ‘SNMP’ Category

System Center Operations Manager 2007 cannot receive SNMP trap data (2009-10-15)

  You use a Windows Server 2008-based computer or a Windows Vista-based computer as a proxy agent for Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) devices. When you do this, Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 cannot receive SNMP trap data.

SNMPVarBinds and the Alert Description Field in OpsMgr 2007 (2009-4-29)

I recently had the opportunity to learn a lot about SNMPVarBind values and populating those values in the Alert description Field from a monitor and rule. A customer was having difficulty determining the proper syntax to use for this and with the help of some folks in the OpsMgr product group I’ve documented it below: