SNMP Trap Integration

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See Also: Integration Overview, External Commands, Passive Checks


Note: Naemon is not designed to be a replacement for a full-blown SNMP management application like HP OpenView or OpenNMS.

However, you can set things up so that SNMP traps received by a host on your network can generate alerts in Naemon.

Translating SNMP traps and getting them into Naemon (as passive check results) can be a bit tedious. To make this task easier, take a look at Alex Burger’s SNMP Trap Translator project located at When combined with Net-SNMP, SNMPTT provides an enhanced trap handling system that can be integrated with Naemon.