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IBM Director Agent 3.x - Windows

Connector file name: MS_HW_Director3NT.hdf

This connector supersedes:

Description

This connector provides hardware monitoring through the IBM Director Agent version 3.x which supports almost all IBM Netfinity and xSeries servers. This connector is WBEM-based.

Target

Typical platform: IBM xSeries

Operating system: Microsoft Windows

Prerequisites

Relies on: IBM Director Agent 3.x

Technology and protocols: WMI

Connector Activation Criteria

The IBM Director Agent 3.x - Windows connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all of the criteria below are met:

  • Operating System is Microsoft Windows
  • The Windows service TWGIPC is running
  • The WMI query below to the managed host succeeds:
    • Namespace: root/cimv2
    • WQL Query: SELECT Version FROM IBMPSG_UniversalManageabilityServices
    • Result contains: ^3\.1\.[1-9].* (regex)
  • The WMI query below to the managed host succeeds:
    • Namespace: root/cimv2
    • WQL Query: SELECT ProductName FROM IBMPSG_ComputerSystemDetails

Monitors

Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
Enclosure (MS_HW_ENCLOSURE)
  • Model
  • Vendor
    Disk Controller (MS_HW_DISKCONTROLLER)
    • BIOS Version
    • Driver Version
    • Model
    • Vendor
      Fan (MS_HW_FAN)
      • Alarm Threshold
      • Fan Type/Location
      • Warning Threshold
      • Speed
      Logical Disk, RAID (MS_HW_LOGICALDISK)
      • RAID Level
      • Size
      • Status
      Physical Disk (MS_HW_PHYSICALDISK)
      • Model
      • Serial Number
      • Size
      • Vendor
      • Status
      Power Supply (MS_HW_POWERSUPPLY)
          Temperature Sensor (MS_HW_TEMPERATURE)
          • Alarm Threshold
          • Sensor Type/Location
          • Warning Threshold
          • Temperature
          Voltage Sensor (MS_HW_VOLTAGE)
          • Lower Threshold
          • Upper Threshold
          • Voltage Type
          • Voltage
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