SNMPTT Zabbix trap handler

I’ve wondered how to integrate standard SNMP traps into Zabbix for some time, many of our systems are Dell’s with OpenManage installed. OpenManage supports sending SNMP traps to a monitoring station who receives them and then takes defined actions.
The components we will use to accomplish this are net-snmp, Zabbix, and SNMPTT. Net-SNMP will provide the trap receiver daemon, and if you choose to configure, a SNMP daemon as well for passive polling. The SNMP trap daemon will listen for incoming traps sent by hosts on your network, translate the trap from installed MIBs, and send the translated message to Zabbix using the zabbix_sender program.

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