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Monitor swap space with a volume alert

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Updated: October 9, 2017


This article describes how Linux swap space can be monitored as a volume alert using SNMP.

You can monitor Linux swap space using SNMP. If available, the swap space displays under List Resources and must be selected for monitoring.


  • All SAM versions


Create a swap space alert.

  1. Create a Volume alert.
  2. Enter Swap Space for the display name.
  3. Complete the trigger action criteria in the configuration window for the volume alert. 


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