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SNMP Traps and Ops Manager Severities

This page explains how severe specific SNMP trap alerts are.


Ops Manager 6.0.0 deprecates SNMP alerts. Ops Manager 7.0.0 will not include SNMP alerts. To learn more about other alert options, see Third-Party Service Integrations.

The severities are:

  1. debug
  2. info
  3. warning
  4. error
  5. critical

The SNMP Alerts have the following severities in the SNMP traps:

Alert Severity
  • Automation is down
  • Backing Database process is down
  • Backup is down
  • Detected a problem connecting to a database backing the system
  • Host is down
  • Monitoring is down
critical (5)
  • Host Recovering

  • Host Metric outside of configured threshold


    Connections exceeded user-specified threshold of 1000.

warning (3)
  • Any informational alert


    • host is now primary
    • host is now secondary
    • host restarted
  • Host version outdated

  • Monitoring Agent version outdated

  • Backup Agent version outdated

info (2)
Any other alert not explicitly mentioned in this table. warning (3)