P1400 - Monitoring Hitachi (HDS) Disk Arrays

Feb 12, 2013
Patch for BMC Performance Manager Express for Hardware - Version(s) 2.7.00,2.7.03,2.7.05,2.7.13,2.7.17,2.7.26,2.7.28,2.9.00

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Connector for Hitachi (HDS) Storage Systems

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch if you need to monitor Hitachi (HDS) Storage Systems. This connector replaces the SMI-S Compliant Disk Arrays connector.

What does it fix?

This connector has been specifically designed and optimized for Hitachi (HDS) Disk Arrays. It adds new parameters and significantly reduces resources needed to monitor a Hitachi Disk Array.

How to install the patch?

  1. Copy the following file to %RSM_HOME%\RSMxx\SEN_HW\hdf_27xx\ on each RSM:
    • MS_HW_HitachiDiskArray.hdf
  2. To activate the patch for existing elements, either %RSM_HOME%\RSMxx\server\rsm\tmp\deploy\sen_hw_database-[hostname].dat for each Hitachi Element, or restart the RSM.