Installing and Configuring HP Storage Management Pack v4.2.1

Chiyo OdikaSCOM13 Comments

This is the fifth article in a series of articles on how to monitor HP servers and storage with System Center Operations Manager (OpsMgr). In the first part of this series, I reviewed the integration kit, and supported configuration and other environment considerations. In the second part of this series, I reviewed the steps for installing the HPE SCOM Integration kit. In the third article in this series, I reviewed the steps required for configuring the HPE SCOM Integration kit. In the fourth article in this series, I reviewed the HP Storage Management Pack features, and required configurations for the SNMP event delivery method. In this article, I’ll review the steps for installing and configuring the HP Storage Management Pack. … Read More

Chiyo OdikaInstalling and Configuring HP Storage Management Pack v4.2.1

HP Storage Monitoring with HP Storage Management Pack v4.2.1. Overview

Chiyo OdikaOpsMgr, SCOM3 Comments

This is the fourth article in a series of articles on how to monitor HP servers and storage with System Center Operations Manager (OpsMgr). In the first part of this series, I reviewed the integration kit, and supported configuration and other environment considerations. In the second part of this series, I reviewed the steps for installing the HPE SCOM Integration kit. In the third article in this series, I reviewed the steps required for configuring the HPE SCOM Integration kit. In this article, I’ll review the HP Storage Management Pack features, and required configurations for the SNMP event delivery method. This article is based on the HP Storage Management Pack v4.2.1. The HP Storage Management Packs enhance your management capabilities, … Read More

Chiyo OdikaHP Storage Monitoring with HP Storage Management Pack v4.2.1. Overview

Configuring the HPE SCOM Integration kit (x64/x86) v3.1

Chiyo OdikaOpsMgr, SCOM4 Comments

This article is the third installment in a series of articles on monitoring HP servers and storage with SCOM. In the first part of this series, I reviewed the integration kit, and supported configuration and other environment considerations. In the second part of this series, I reviewed the steps for installing the HPE SCOM Integration kit. In this article, I will review the steps required for configuring the HPE SCOM Integration kit. After we’ve installed the SCOM integration kit, and now have the management packs, as seen in the second part of this series, we can now import and configure the monitoring in SCOM.   In the SCOM console, import one or more management packs. NOTE: The HPE ProLiant PRO … Read More

Chiyo OdikaConfiguring the HPE SCOM Integration kit (x64/x86) v3.1

Installing the HPE SCOM Integration kit (x64/x86) v3.1

Chiyo OdikaOpsMgr, SCOM5 Comments

In the first part of this series, I reviewed the integration kit, and supported configuration and other environment considerations. In this article, I will review the steps for installing the HPE SCOM Integration kit. The high-level steps for installing the SCOM Integration Kit management packs include: Launching the kit installer Installing the Device Monitor Service (DMS) Installing the Device Monitor Console (DMC) Review the Component pre-requisites referenced in the first part of the series. On a SCOM console machine, start the installation from the OneView for Microsoft System Center image by executing autorun.hta. Click HP SCOM Integration Kit (x64) or HP SCOM Integration Kit (x86).     3.  Follow the wizard steps. On the Select features to install step, select … Read More

Chiyo OdikaInstalling the HPE SCOM Integration kit (x64/x86) v3.1

Monitoring HP Servers and Storage with SCOM

Chiyo OdikaOpsMgr, SCOM4 Comments

If you utilize HP products within your infrastructure, you’ll be pleased to learn that HP delivers management packs that complement and extend System Center Operations Manager 2012 R2. HP Enterprise servers, Blade System enclosures, HPE Virtual Connect, and a variety of Storage arrays and systems can be managed with the available management packs which you can obtain from the HPE website. I intend for this series to address the dearth of documentation on the web about configuring monitoring of HP systems using System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager (SCOM), and also to share my experiences configuring HP Management packs with the community. The series will be comprised of steps for monitoring HP servers and storage respectively. Articles in this series … Read More

Chiyo OdikaMonitoring HP Servers and Storage with SCOM

HP Server Monitoring with HPE SCOM Integration Kit (x64/x86) v3.1. Overview

Chiyo OdikaOpsMgr, SCOM5 Comments

This is the first article in a series of articles on how to monitor HP Servers and Storage with SCOM. This article will provide an overview of the requirements for installing and configuring the HPE SCOM Integration Kit v3.1. This article is based on the kit that was last updated December 9, 2015. The HPE SCOM Integration kit provides the following for SCOM: Identifies, groups, and displays supported Hewlett Packard Enterprise devices and servers Provides links to lower-level Hewlett Packard Enterprise management tools Displays the properties of supported Hewlett Packard Enterprise devices and servers Monitors the state of supported Hewlett Packard Enterprise devices and servers Identifies, translates, and displays traps/indications/events of supported Hewlett Packard Enterprise devices and servers This kit … Read More

Chiyo OdikaHP Server Monitoring with HPE SCOM Integration Kit (x64/x86) v3.1. Overview