Add/Edit Monitor (SNMP) dialog box

This dialog box enables you to define the SNMP server whose resources you want to monitor, and to select the counters to monitor.

To access
  1. From the Performance Center navigation toolbar, click and select Monitors (under Assets).

  2. Select a monitor profile in the test resource tree.

  3. In the Monitor Profile page, select SNMP.

  4. Click Add Monitor or Edit Monitor.

Relevant tasks

Create and configure monitor profiles

User interface elements are described below (unlabeled elements are shown in angle brackets):

UI Elements



Enter the name or IP address of the server to monitor.

Note: Performance Center connects to default SNMP port 161. To use a different port number, specify the machine name in the following format:

<server name>:<port number>

Concatenate SNMP Levels

For SNMP object nodes with ten or more levels, select to display the sub-levels as a single string, separated by periods (.).

Click to display a list of available counters.

<choose counters area>

Displays a list of available counters.

Default: Displays all nodes of the SNMP objects in a tree-level hierarchy.