HP MSL Tapelibraries in OpStor

Monitoring and Management of HP MSL Tapelibraries in OpStor

OpStor provides monitoring and management of HP MSL Tapelibraries

Models Supported

  • HP MSL 5000 series
  • HP MSL 6000 series

Features supported

Inventory Details Logical Details Monitors Report Details
  • TapeLibrary
  • Tape Drives
  • Library Modules
  • TapeLibrary status
  • Tape Drive status
  • Drive port status
  • TapeLibrary Summary
  • Availability Trends.

Prerequisites for monitoring HP MSL Tape Library

  • Ensure that the SNMP agent is running.
  • Register OpStor server IP address as trap destination

Steps to add HP MSL Tapelibrary in OpStor

  • Navigate to Admin Tab --> Manage Storage Devices link in OpStor client
  • Provide IP Address of Overland TapeLibrary
  • Choose Device Type as 'Tape Library'
  • Choose Vendor as 'Overland'
  • Provide SNMP Port and Community string (default is 161 and public)
  • If needed, change the Timeout value (default value 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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