Continue with my previous svcmon web gui post, I added a small feature to allow users to retrieve the history data in the past X days. Now it looks this: The source codes have been updated and can be downloaded from here:
If you have ever used svcmon that you should find that it is not convenient to check the report. Basically, you have to go to the folder to view the graph one by one. What if you want to view the history graphs of same vidsk or mdisk? It should be easy to present on … Continue reading svcmon web gui
I managed to set up the svcmon to monitor the V7000. Here is my how to: 1) Create passwordless SSH user svcmon Use ssh-keygen to generate a key pair, then create a new user named svcmon (in the admin group) in V7000 and grant the public key. 2) Install the svcmon, I wrote a bash … Continue reading Use svcmon to monitor V7000 SAN
1) Create a AD group (e.g IBM_V7000_Monitor) and add the SCOM service account in. Then link the AD group in the V7000 remote LDAP access.2) Download the IBM Storage MP from IBM fix central then install it on the SCOM server. Choose custom installation to remove the unnecessary components. In my case, I only install … Continue reading Install IBM V7000 Storage Management Pack in SCOM
I found this diagram in a HP EVA SAN manual. It demonstrates the logical design of a SAN that can be used in a high-availability solution. Very useful for helping user understand how SAN works inside. For example, the Hyper-V cluster.