OpStor

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Multi-Vendor Storage Management

Monitoring NetApp Primary storage series of Filers

OpStor provides monitoring and management of NetApp Filers

Models Supported

  • NetApp FAS
    • FAS2200 Series
    • FAS3200 Series
    • FAS6200 Series
    • FAS200
    • FAS250
    • FAS270
    • FAS270c
    • FAS 900c
    • FAS 920
    • FAS920c
    • FAS940
    • FAS940c
    • FAS960
    • FAS960c
    • FAS980
    • FAS980c
    • FAS2050
    • FAS3000
    • FAS3020
    • FAS3050
    • FAS3070
    • FAS6040
    • FAS6080
  • NetApp F-500, F-600 & F-700 series
    • F825c
    • F825
    • F210
    • F230
    • F520
    • F630
    • F720
    • F740
    • F760
  • C Series
    • C1200
    • C2100
    • C6200

For monitoring NetApp filers, OpStor uses two methods

  1. Monitoring via SNMP
  2. Monitoring via SDK API

Monitoring via SNMP :

Features supported
Inventory Details Logical Details Monitors Report Details
  • Raid details
  • Fibre channel ports
  • Quota Information
  • CPU utilization
  • Cluster details
  • Volume usage details
  • Fan
  • Battery
  • Power Supply
  • Sensors
  • Capacity Summary
  • Availability
  • Array performance reports
  • Interconnect details
Prerequisites for monitoring NetApp Filers in OpStor
  • Ensure SNMP agent is running.
  • Register OpStor server IP address as trap destination
Steps to add NetApp Array OpStor
  • Navigate to Admin Tab --> Manage Storage Devices link in OpStor client
  • Provide IP Address of NetApp Filer
  • Choose Device Type as 'RAID'
  • Choose Vendor as 'NetApp'
  • Choose the Model as 'SNMP Supported'
  • 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 facility 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.

Monitoring via SDK API :

Features supported (when monitored through SDK API)
Inventory Details Logical Details Monitors Report Details
  • Raid details
  • Disk Drives
  • Aggregate
  • Volumes
  • LUN
  • Qtree
  • Quota Info
  • Array Status
  • Drive status
  • Volume status
  • Components Status
  • Capacity Summary
  • Availability
  • Performance
Prerequisites for monitoring NetApp Filers using SDK API
  • OpStor uses SDK API to monitor the NetApp Filers
  • Ensure that the API is installed on the Filer
Steps to add NetApp Filers into OpStor(through SDK API)
  • Navigate to Admin Tab --> Manage Storage Devices link in OpStor client
  • Provide IP Address of NetApp Filer
  • Choose the Device Type as 'RAID'
  • Choose the Vendor as 'NetApp'
  • Choose the Model as 'SDKAPI Supported'
  • In Username field enter the SDK API username
  • In the Password field enter the SDK API password
  • Change the Timeout, if needed
  • Click on Add Device.

Note : If the Ping facility 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.