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EMC VPLEX Version 5

Connector file name: MS_HW_VPLEX5.hdf

This connector is superseded by:


It monitors the Enclosure and Physical Disks as well as the various environment sensors (fans, power supplies, Memory, Directors and Network cards)


Typical platform: EMC VPLEX

Operating system: Storage System


Leverages: EMC VPLEX REST API Version 5 and lower

Technology and protocols: HTTP/REST

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

Connector Activation Criteria

The EMC VPLEX Version 5 connector must be selected manually, and its status will be reported as OK if all the below criteria are met:

  • The HTTP Request below to the managed host succeeds:
    • GET /vplex/engines
    • Request Header:


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
  • Model
  • Serial Number
  • Type
  • Vendor
  • Status
    • Status
    Memory Module (MS_HW_MEMORY)
    • Serial Number
    • Status
    Network Card, FC Port (MS_HW_NETWORK)
    • Additional Information 1
    • Physical Address
    • Physical Address Type
    • Link Status
    • Status
    Other Device (MS_HW_OTHERDEVICE)
    • Additional Information 1
    • Status
    Physical Disk (MS_HW_PHYSICALDISK)
    • Serial Number
    • Status
    Power Supply (MS_HW_POWERSUPPLY)
    • Additional Information 1
    • Additional Information 2
    • Status
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