By default, the CommuniGate Pro SNMP agent is not activated.
Use the WebAdmin Interface to configure the SNMP Module. Open the Services pages in the Settings realm, and open the SNMP page:
The SNMP agent records in the System Log are marked with the SNMP tag. Please note that SNMP is a binary protocol, so all low-level data is presented in the hexadecimal form.
The MIB (Management Information Base) is a text file describing the internal objects the SNMP agent can display, monitor, and/or modify. You need the CommuniGate Pro MIB file to properly configure the SNMP client ("manager") you want to use for server monitoring.
Different versions of the CommuniGate Pro software support different sets of internal objects, and CommuniGate Pro Server generates its MIB by a user request, presenting the most current information.
To access the CommuniGate Pro MIB file, use the WebAdmin interface to access the
Save this file to a monitoring workstation disk and use it to configure your SNMP manager software.
The SNMP module can send Traps on certain Events. See the Statistics Triggers section for more details. Traps can be sent to the network addresses explicitly specified in the Event Handler settings and/or to all remembered network addresses - addresses from which SNMP requests with the "Trap Password" community name have been received.
The SNMP module sends Traps using the SNMP protocol version specified with the Trap Protocol setting.