About HP 3PAR KM for PATROL

HP 3PAR KM for PATROL is a Knowledge Module (KM) for PATROL that monitors the availability, performance and capacity of HP 3PAR systems in BMC TrueSight Operations Management. As a KM for PATROL, it runs natively on the BMC PATROL Agent. The monitored objects and metrics and its configuration is automatically integrated into the various BMC consoles:

  • TrueSight Operations Management (in TrueSight Presentation Server)
  • TrueSight Central Monitoring Administration (CMA)
  • TrueSight Infrastructure Management
  • PATROL Console (Classic)
  • PATROL Central - Windows Edition
  • PATROL Central - Web Edition

HP 3PAR KM for PATROL leverages the HP 3PAR embedded SMI-S provider to collect all the information available about storage systems, nodes, cages, disks, volumes, and hardware components and displays it into the BMC framework:

HP 3PAR - Architecture Diagram

By monitoring all your storage devices within a centralized management console, you can respond quickly to performance problems, easily determine capacity requirements, and effectively plan for network expansions.

HP 3PAR KM for PATROL supports any HP 3PAR storage system that comes with the embedded SMI-S provider.