DELL PV 132T / PV 136T / ML 6000 Series Tapelibraries

Monitoring and Management of DELL PV 132T / PV 136T / ML 6000 Series Tapelibraries in SAN networks

OpStor provides monitoring and management of DELL PVT 132T, DELL PVT 136T & ML 6000 Series Tapelibraries

Models Supported

  • DELL PV132T
  • DELL PV136T
  • ML 6000 Series

Supported Features

Inventory Details Logical Details Monitors Report Details
  • TapeLibrary
  • Tape Drives
  • Partitions
  • Movers
  • TapeLibrary status
  • Tape Drive status
  • Mover status
  • TapeLibrary Summary
  • Availability 

Prerequisites for monitoring DELL PV132T / PV136T / ML 6000 Series

  • In the Remote Management Unit (RMU) ensure that the SNMP agent is running
  • Register OpStor server IP address as trap destination
  • Check if the snmp community name configured as public 
  • To ensure this, check the value of Public Name under Configuration tab-->SNMP Configuration area.
    Note : If a different community is used, it needs to be specified when you add the device via OpStor
  • Details are available  in ADIC Scalar User's Guide (Dell PV 136T is essentially a rebranded version of ADIC scalar 100 tape library & ML 6000 Series is a rebranded version of ADIC Scalar i500 tape library).

Steps to add DELL PV132T / DELL PV 136T / ML 6000 Series in OpStor

  • Navigate to Admin Tab --> Manage Storage Devices link in OpStor client
  • Provide IP Address of DELL PV 132T / 136T tape library
  • Choose Device Type as 'Tape Library'
  • Choose Vendor as 'ADIC' 
  • Chooes Model as '100', if you want to add PV 132T/ PV 136T devices.
  • Choose Model as 'i500', if you want to add ML 6000 series of devices.
  • Provide SNMP Port and Community string (default is 161 and public)
  • If needed change the Timeout value (default is 5 seconds)
  • Click on Add Device

Note : If the Ping option is disabled for the device, then please uncheck 'Ping the given IP' field.
Note : In case of non discovery of the device, please follow the troubleshooting tips displayed in the webclient and try re-adding the device.

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