SNMP OID requirements for proper discovery and management of devices

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Article ID: 242250

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Products

DX NetOps CA Performance Management - Usage and Administration

Issue/Introduction

What MIBs ae required to discver devices

Environment

Release : 20.2

Component : PM Discovery

Resolution

The OIDs required for the collection of data vary widely from device to device/metric to metric and discovery is done in a probing manner to detect what is supported on the device.

MIB2 system is commonly used, as well as other parts of MIB2 for interfaces, etc.

You can get a further idea of the MIBs used for the different devices by looking at what they have been certified for and the Metrics/MIBs used within.

https://netops-certification.broadcom.com/vendors