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IBM VIO Server

Connector file name: MS_HW_IBMVIOS.hdf

This connector supersedes:


Provides hardware status information (processors, memory modules, network interfaces, HBAs, physical disks) on IBM VIO systems.


Typical platform: IBM POWER

Operating system: IBM AIX


Leverages: IBM AIX system commands through the IOS interface (lsdev, entstat, etc.)

Technology and protocols: System Commands

Connector Activation Criteria

The IBM VIO Server connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all the below criteria are met:

  • Operating System is IBM AIX
  • The command below succeeds on the monitored host
    • Command: ioscli uname -a
    • Output contains: AIX (regex)


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
  • Additional Information 1
  • Additional Information 2
  • Additional Information 3
  • Model
  • Serial Number
  • Type
  • Vendor
    Disk Controller (MS_HW_DISKCONTROLLER)
    • Model
    • Controller Status
    Processor (MS_HW_CPU)
      • Status
      LUN (MS_HW_LUN)
      • Device Type
      • Available Path Count
      Memory Module (MS_HW_MEMORY)
      • Serial Number
      • Size
      • Error Count
      • Status
      Network Card, FC Port (MS_HW_NETWORK)
      • Bandwidth
      • Device Type
      • Physical Address
      • Physical Address Type
      • Serial Number
      • Bandwidth Utilization
      • Duplex Mode
      • Error Count
      • Error Percent
      • Link Speed
      • Link Status
      • Received Bytes Rate
      • Received Packets Rate
      • Status
      • Transmitted Bytes Rate
      • Transmitted Packets Rate
      Physical Disk (MS_HW_PHYSICALDISK)
      • Serial Number
      • Size
      • Vendor
      • Error Count
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