P1657 - Support for VMware ESX6

Jun 19, 2015
Patch for Hardware Sentry KM for PATROL - Version(s) 1.8.01,1.8.02,1.9.00

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Patch content

  • Connector for VMware ESXi 4.x (or later)
  • Connector for VMware ESXi - Disks (IPMI)
  • Connector for VMware ESXi - Disks (VMware)

Should you install this patch?

Install this patch to enable monitoring of VMware ESX6 servers

What does it fix?

Adds monitoring of VMware ESX6 servers.

How to install the patch?

  1. Copy the following files to the $PATROL_HOME/lib/MS_HW_hdf directory on the server where the PATROL Agent runs:
    • MS_HW_VMwareESX4i.hdf
    • MS_HW_VMwareESXiDisksIPMI.hdf
    • MS_HW_VMwareESXiDisksStorage.hdf
  2. Re-initialize Hardware Sentry for the patch to take effect. Nothing needs to be installed on Console systems.