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SNMP MIB-II Monitoring

Requires Opsview Cloud or Opsview Monitor 6
Opsview Supported


SNMP checks for devices supporting MIB-II

Service Checks

Service Check Description
SNMP Agent Status of SNMP agent
Discards SNMP interface discards per minute
Errors SNMP interface erros per minute
Interface SNMP interface throughput
Interface Poller SNMP interface polling
Interface Status Raises an alerts if status for any interface changes (up / down)
Uptime Restart Uptime of SNMP agent usually equivalent to device uptime
Uptime Uptime

Setup and Configuration

To configure and utilize this Opspack, you simply need to add the 'SNMP MIB II' Opspack to your Opsview Monitor system.

Step 1: Add the Host Template

Add the SNMP - MIB-II Host Template to your Opsview Monitor host.

For more information, refer to Opsview Knowledge Center - Adding Host Templates to Hosts.

Step 2: Enable SNMP

This opspack requires credentials to be setup in the SNMP tab.

For more information, refer to Opsview Knowledge Center - SNMP Tab

Step 3: Apply changes and the system will be monitored

SNMP MIB-II Service Checks

Additional Options

The default SNMP timeout for individual operations is set to 30 seconds. To change the timeout for a service check, simply click on the menu for the service check you want to configure and select 'Edit configuration for Service Check'.

SNMP MIB-II Edit Service Checks

Select the 'Plugin and Arguments' tab, and add the timeout flag to the list of Arguments.

SNMP MIB-II Add Timeout Flag

Submit changes and your changes will be applied.

If a timeout is specified, the provided value is used if it falls within the range 1.0 to 60.0 seconds. If the value is more than 60.0 seconds, the value is capped at 60.0 seconds.