Using MIB files

Resource Manager uses MIB files to translate SNMP traps that contain raw OID values. Loading a MIB into the system allows it to translate numeric OIDs (such as, . into descriptive phrases such as sysLocation. It also makes it easier to manipulate the events in an event mapping or transform. The following figure shows the SNMP trap interactions:

Figure 106. SNMP TRAP transform ../images/snmptrapandtransform.png