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QLogic HBAs - VMware ESX

Connector file name: MS_HW_QlogicHBA.hdf

This connector supersedes:


This connector discovers the QLogic HBAs of a server. It relies on the WBEM technology.


Typical platform: Any system with QLogic

Operating systems: Linux, Out-of-Band


Leverages: QLogic CIM Agent for VMware ESX

Technology and protocols: WBEM

Connector Activation Criteria

The QLogic HBAs - VMware ESX 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: qlogic/cimv2
    • WQL Query: SELECT PortType FROM QLogicFC_Port
    • Result contains: \(0\)\|\(1\)\|\(10\)\|\(11\)\|\(12\); (regex)


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
Network Card, FC Port (MS_HW_NETWORK)
  • Additional Information 1
  • Bandwidth
  • Device Type
  • Model
  • Physical Address
  • Physical Address Type
  • Vendor
  • Link Speed
  • Link Status
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