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IBM Storwize Disk Arrays (SSH)

Connector file name: MS_HW_IBMv7000SSH.hdf


This connector discovers the enclosure and the disks of IBM SAN disk arrays, as well as the storage pools and storage volumes. It will also discover and monitor the FC ports, physical and logical disks of the array. It logs in directly to the v7000 cluster's management interface.


Typical platform: IBM Storwize

Operating system: Storage System


Leverages: IBM Storwize SSH console

Technology and protocols: SSH

This connector is not available for the local host (it is applicable to remote hosts only).

Connector Activation Criteria

The IBM Storwize Disk Arrays (SSH) connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all the below criteria are met:

  • SSH is enabled on the monitored host
  • The monitored host sends a prompt
  • The connector sends lsenclosure -delim :[Return]
  • The monitored host sends another prompt
  • The connector sends exit[Return]
  • The captured output contains id:status:type:managed:IO_group_id:IO_group_name:product_MTM:serial_number (regex)


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
  • Model
  • Serial Number
  • Type
  • Vendor
    Battery (MS_HW_BATTERY)
      • Status
      LED (MS_HW_LED)
      • Status When Blinking
      • Status When Off
      • Status When On
      • Status
      Other Device (MS_HW_OTHERDEVICE)
      • Device Type
      • Status
      Physical Disk (MS_HW_PHYSICALDISK)
      • Additional Information 1
      • Additional Information 2
      • Additional Information 3
      • Firmware Version
      • Model
      • Serial Number
      • Size
      • Vendor
      • Status
      Power Supply (MS_HW_POWERSUPPLY)
        • Status
        Temperature Sensor (MS_HW_TEMPERATURE)
          • Temperature
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