ManageEngine HBA Agent is vendor neutral and is built on SNIA Common HBA API specification. The agent is capable of working with SNIA compliant HBAs such as QLogic, Emulex, JNI, and HP Tachyon.
HBA agents available for following OS
Note: ManageEngine HBA agents will work only on SNIA compliant HBA drivers.
Steps to check whether HBA driver is SNIA compliant:
Note: For Emulex, if the installed HBA drivers are with HBAAnyware v3.0 or later, the above mentioned registry key entry will not be available. In this case, download and install a copy of HBA API libraries from the following URL. On doing so, the registry is modified to reflect the location of the library.
|Windows||Linux||Solaris||HP-UX||VMware ESX||IBM AIX|
Windows 2003 (64 bit)
Windows 2008 (64 bit)
|RHEL ES 4
RHEL ES 5
|HP-UX 11.11||VMware ESX 4.1||IBM AIX 5.3|
a. Specify JRE 1.4.2 and higher versions
b. In the above, "Program Files" is to be abbreviated as Progra~1
Note: The above procedure holds good when installing the HBA Agents on 64 bit machines.
It is recommended to create a Custom Firewall Rule to open the port 8001 in ESX 5.x versions. Kindly add the below Rule to the service.xml file by performing the steps mentioned in the following LINK.