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How to use Vendor Certification Test in snmpcollector


Article ID: 14829


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NIMSOFT PROBES DX Unified Infrastructure Management (Nimsoft / UIM)


This KB explains how to use Vendor Certification Test feature in snmpcollector probe



snmpcollector : any version


Vendor Certification Test feature is useful to verify the following items.

1. Supported metrics for a component.

2. List of OIDs used for metric.

3. Calculation formula for metric.


Discovered a Brocade device in snmpcollector probe.


There are 5 metrics discovered for a CPU component.

Please highlight the component, click Option and Run Vendor Certification Test


This will make 2 polls with specified delta time, then calculate value for each metrics.

RED part is OIDs that are used for component.

GREEN part is list of certified metrics, values.

In this example, every metric is using one single OID.