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Fibre Alliance SNMP Agent (Switches)

Connector file name: MS_HW_FibreAllianceSwitch.hdf

This connector is superseded by:


This connector discovers the enclosure and fiber-channel ports of SAN switches as well as the various environment sensors (temperatures, fans, power supplies, etc.). It relies on the SNMP protocol and supports the Fibre Alliance MIB (FCMGMT-MIB).


Typical platform: Any SAN switch

Operating system: Storage System


Relies on: Fibre Alliance SNMP Agent (FCMGMT-MIB)

Technology and protocols: SNMP

Connector Activation Criteria

The Fibre Alliance SNMP Agent (Switches) connector will be automatically activated, and its status will be reported as OK if all of the criteria below are met:

  • An SNMP Get-Next on the OID must return a value in the same subtree and contains \(^4$\)\|\(^14$\) (regex)


Object Type Discovered Properties Collected Parameters
  • Model
  • Serial Number
  • Type
  • Vendor
    Fan (MS_HW_FAN)
    • Fan Type/Location
    • Status
    Network Card, FC Port (MS_HW_NETWORK)
    • Bandwidth
    • Device Type
    • Physical Address
    • Physical Address Type
    • Remote Physical Address
    • Remote Physical Address Type
    • Serial Number
    • Vendor
    • Bandwidth Utilization
    • Duplex Mode
    • Error Percent
    • Link Speed
    • Link Status
    • Received Bytes Rate
    • Received Packets Rate
    • Status
    • Transmitted Bytes Rate
    • Transmitted Packets Rate
    Power Supply (MS_HW_POWERSUPPLY)
    • Fan Type/Location
    • Status
    Temperature Sensor (MS_HW_TEMPERATURE)
    • Sensor Type/Location
    • Status
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