P1352: Monitoring disks on VMware ESX servers

September 19, 2012
Patch for BMC Performance Manager Express for Hardware - Version(s) 2.7.00, 2.7.05, 2.7.13, 2.7.17, 2.7.26, 2.7.28

This patch is replaced with !


Patch content

Connector for monitoring disks on a VMware ESX server (IPMI).

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch if the "VMware ESXi - Disks (IPMI)" connector is activated but no disks are being monitored.

What does it fix?

The connector will now discover and monitor disks even if a presence sensor for that disk does not exist.

How to install the patch?

  1. Copy the following files to %RSM_HOME%\RSMxx\SEN_HW\hdf_27xx\ on each RSM:
    • MS_HW_VMwareESXiDisksIPMI.hdf
  2. No further action is required.