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HP TopTools Agent

Description

This connector provides hardware monitoring through the HP TopTools Agent version 5.x which supports almost all HP NetServer servers under Windows.

Connector ID: HPTopToolsNT

Target

Typical platform: HP NetServer

Operating system: Microsoft Windows

Prerequisites

Leverages: HP TopTools Agent

Technology and protocols: System Commands, WMI

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

Examples

CLI

hws HOSTNAME -t win -f HPTopToolsNT --wmi -u USER --wmi -u USER

hws-config.yaml

hosts:
- host:
    hostname: <HOSTNAME> # Change with actual host name
    type: win
  selectedConnectors: [ HPTopToolsNT ] # Optional, to load only this connector
  wmi:
    username: <USERNAME> # Change with actual credentials
    password: <PASSWORD> # Encrypted using hws-encrypt
  wmi:
    username: <USERNAME> # Change with actual credentials
    password: <PASSWORD> # Encrypted using hws-encrypt

Connector Activation Criteria

The HP TopTools Agent connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all the below criteria are met:

  • Operating System is Microsoft Windows
  • The Windows service SNMP is running
  • The Windows service hpwebsvc is running
  • The command below succeeds on the monitored host
    • Command: CSCRIPT.EXE //?
    • Output contains: Microsoft (regex)

Metrics

Type Collected Metrics Specific Attributes (Labels)
Enclosure
  • hw.status{hw.type="enclosure",state="present"}
  • model
  • type
  • vendor
Processor
  • hw.cpu.speed.limit{limit_type="max"}
  • hw.status{hw.type="cpu",state="ok|degraded|failed"}
  • hw.status{hw.type="cpu",state="present"}
  • model
  • vendor
Fan
  • hw.fan.limit{limit_type="high.critical"}
  • hw.fan.limit{limit_type="high.degraded"}
  • hw.fan.speed
  • hw.status{hw.type="fan",state="ok|degraded|failed"}
  • hw.status{hw.type="fan",state="present"}
  • sensor_location
Memory Module
  • hw.memory.limit
  • hw.status{hw.type="memory",state="ok|degraded|failed"}
  • hw.status{hw.type="memory",state="present"}
  • type
Power Supply
  • hw.status{hw.type="power_supply",state="ok|degraded|failed"}
  • hw.status{hw.type="power_supply",state="present"}
    Temperature Sensor
    • hw.status{hw.type="temperature",state="present"}
    • hw.temperature
    • hw.temperature.limit{limit_type="high.critical"}
    • hw.temperature.limit{limit_type="high.degraded"}
    • sensor_location
    Voltage Sensor
    • hw.status{hw.type="voltage",state="ok|degraded|failed"}
    • hw.status{hw.type="voltage",state="present"}
    • hw.voltage
    • hw.voltage.limit{limit_type="high.critical"}
    • hw.voltage.limit{limit_type="low.critical"}
    • sensor_location
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