Patches

P1532 - Inaccurate Power Consumption Values on HP ProLiant Running VMware ESX

May 16, 2014
Patch for Hardware Sentry KM for PATROL - Version(s) 1.8.00,1.8.01,1.8.02,1.9.00

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Patch content

Connector for HP Insight Management Agent - Server - WBEM

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch to get a real value (when available) rather than an estimated one for the power consumption of your HP ProLiant servers running VMware ESX.

What does it fix?

Collects a real time power consumption value from either the VMware ESX CIM agent or HP Insight Management Agent for VMware ESX .

How to install the patch?

  1. Copy the following file to the $PATROL_HOME/lib/MS_HW_hdf directory on the server where the PATROL Agent runs:
    • MS_HW_HPInsightwbem.hdf
  2. Re-initialize Hardware Sentry for the patch to take effect.
  3. Nothing needs to be installed on Console systems.