OpStor

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Multi-Vendor Storage Management

Monitoring SUN StorEdge tape libraries using OpStor

OpStor provides monitoring and management of SUN StorEdge L-series tape libraries

Models Supported

  • L Series
    • 140
    • 400
    • 1000
    • 1800
Features Supported
  • Tape library Inventory information
  • Tape library status Monitoring
  • Reports:
    • Availability reports for Tape library .
  • Monitoring and alarm generation for faulty conditions (via SNMP traps)
    • Tape library state
    • Tape library availability state
Prerequisites for Monitoring
  • Ensure that the SNMP agent is running
  • Register OpStor server IP address as trap destination
  • OpStor uses snmp community "public" (If a different community is used , it needs to be specified when you add the device via OpStor)
Steps to add the device for monitoring in the OpStor Browser client
  • Navigate to Admin Tab --> Manage Storage Devices link in OpStor client
  • Provide IP Address of SUN StorEdge TapeLibrary
  • Choose the Device Type as 'TapeLibrary'
  • Choose Vendor as 'StorageTek'
  • 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.