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Brocade SAN Switch SMI Agent

Connector file name: MS_HW_BrocadeSwitchWBEM.hdf

This connector supersedes:


This connector discovers the enclosures and fiber-channel ports of SAN switches as well as the various environment sensors (temperatures, fans, power supplies, etc.). It relies on the Brocade SMI Agent Proxy and can monitor multiple switches.


Typical platform: Brocade SAN

Operating system: Storage System


Leverages: Brocade SMI Agent

Technology and protocols: WBEM

Connector Activation Criteria

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

  • The WBEM query below to the managed host succeeds:
    • Namespace: root/brocade1
    • WQL Query: SELECT Name FROM Brocade_Switch


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
  • Device Hostname
  • Model
  • Serial Number
  • Type
  • Vendor
    Blade (MS_HW_BLADE)
    • Model
    • Serial Number
    • Type
    • Vendor
    • Status
    Fan (MS_HW_FAN)
      • Speed
      • Status
      Network Card, FC Port (MS_HW_NETWORK)
      • Additional Information 1
      • 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
      • Zero Buffer Credit Percent
      Other Device (MS_HW_OTHERDEVICE)
      • Device Type
      • Status
      Power Supply (MS_HW_POWERSUPPLY)
        • Status
        Temperature Sensor (MS_HW_TEMPERATURE)
          • Status
          • Temperature
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