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Brocade SAN Switch

Connector file name: MS_HW_BrocadeSwitch.hdf

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This connector discovers the enclosure and fiber-channel ports of SAN switches as well as the various environment sensors (temperatures, fans, power supplies, etc.). It relies on the SNMP protocol and supports the Brocade MIB (fcSwitch-MIB).


Typical platform: Brocade SAN

Operating system: Storage System


Leverages: Brocade SNMP Agent (fcSwitch)

Technology and protocols: SNMP

Connector Activation Criteria

The Brocade SAN Switch connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all the below criteria are met:

  • An SNMP Get-Next on the OID must return a value in the same subtree


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
  • Model
  • Serial Number
  • Type
  • Vendor
    Fan (MS_HW_FAN)
    • Fan Type/Location
    • Speed
    • Status
    Network Card, FC Port (MS_HW_NETWORK)
    • Additional Information 1
    • Additional Information 2
    • Additional Information 3
    • Bandwidth
    • Device Type
    • Physical Address
    • Physical Address Type
    • Remote Physical Address
    • Remote Physical Address Type
    • Bandwidth Utilization
    • Duplex Mode
    • Error Percent
    • Link Speed
    • Link Status
    • Received Bytes Rate
    • Received Packets Rate
    • Status
    • Transmitted Bytes Rate
    • Transmitted Packets Rate
    Other Device (MS_HW_OTHERDEVICE)
    • Additional Information 1
    • Device Type
    • Status
    Power Supply (MS_HW_POWERSUPPLY)
    • Power Supply Type
    • Status
    Temperature Sensor (MS_HW_TEMPERATURE)
    • Sensor Type/Location
    • Status
    • Temperature
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