Step 1 Log in to the monitoring client on the VSM system. On the Process Monitor tab, right-click General Device Process and then choose Start The Process.
Step 2 Set the IP addresses of the VSM and the third-party NEs and ensure the IP connectivity between the VSM and the third-party NEs.
Step 3 Optional: Set the SNMP parameters on the SNMP NEs and ensure that the parameters are the same as those in the existing SNMP template of the VSM.
Step 4 Log in to the VSM client. In Main Topology, right-click and choose New > NE from the shortcut menu.
Step 5 In the object type tree of the dialog box that is displayed, choose ICMP Device or SNMP Device under the 3rd-Party branch.
Step 6 Configure the attributes of the NE.
l The ICMP NE attributes are shown in the following figure.
l The SNMP NE attributes are shown in the following figure.
Step 7 Click OK.