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I am working on a project that requires an unobtrusive integration of OEM data into a Nagios front-end. I know there are ways to use SNMP traps to do this, but I am not completely familiar with how SNMP traps work. I came across the following:

If anyone has experience displaying OEM source alert and monitoring data in Nagios (or another tool) via SNMP or API, please provide some examples and resources.


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It's a nightmare combining the two. How big is your organisation? – Phil Mar 4 '13 at 23:24
could you expand please, at this point, we have no option but to pass OEM info into Nagios. it's a large organization. – dwaynehoov Mar 5 '13 at 17:18

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