Viewing SNMP devices

A network device object in BMC Atrium Discovery represents a switch, a router, a router-firewall combination, and so forth. Each object is identified by an IP address range. Network devices are discovered using SNMP credentials.

The list of network devices also contains printers

The list of network devices also contains printers. For a separate list of supported printers, see supported printers.

To view network devices that can be discovered by BMC Atrium Discovery:

  1. From the Discovery section on the Administration tab, click SNMP Devices. Supported devices are displayed by vendor on the SNMP Devices page, as illustrated in the following screen.
    This screen displays the SNMP devices that can be discovered.
  2. Click a manufacturer link to view a list of devices that can be discovered by that manufacturer, displayed with model, kind, and sysObjectId.
  3. Click a device to display a list of all of methods that BMC Atrium Discovery might use to obtain data from a device, and the Object Identifiers accessed. This is illustrated in the following screen.
    This screen illustrates the methods discovery might use to obtain data from a device.

Note

Not all devices support all methods.

For a list of network devices supported by BMC Atrium Discovery, see Supported Network Devices.

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