To use the SNMP connector, add the
<snmp.init> element in your configuration before carrying out any other SNMP operations.
host: Required - The address of the target device.
port: Required - The port number of SNMP.
snmpVersion: The SNMP version.
community:Required - The community string that acts as a password. This is used to authenticate messages that are sent between the management station and the device (the SNMP Agent).
retries: The number of times a request should be sent when a timeout occurs.
timeout: The time interval that a request waits for a response message from an agent.
Now that you have connected to SNMP, use the information in the following topics to perform various operations with the connector.