Managing and Monitoring Data Collection > IBM Modular (3000 & 4000 Series) Data Collector Policy
Version 9.1
IBM Modular (3000 & 4000 Series) Data Collector Policy
Capacity Manager supports the following IBM storage arrays. When configuring Data Collector Policies, the 3000 and 4000 Series are referred to as the IBM Modular series and the 6000 and 8000 Series are referred to as the IBM Enterprise series.
Prerequisites: A Data Collector must exist in the Portal, to which you will add Data Collector Policies. For specific prerequisites and supported configurations, see the APTARE StorageConsole 9.1 Certified Configurations Guide.
1. Click Add and select IBM Modular.
2. Enter or select the parameters. Mandatory parameters are denoted by an asterisk (*):
Sample Value
The domain identifies the top level of your host group hierarchy. The name was supplied during the installation process. All newly discovered hosts are added to the root host group associated with this domain. Typically, only one Domain will be available in the drop-down list.
If you are a Managed Services Provider, each of your customers will have a unique domain with its own host group hierarchy.
To find your Domain name select Admin > Hosts and Domains > Domains.
IBM SMCLI client software location *
The location of the SMCLI executable, for example:
Linux: /opt/SM8/client/
Windows: C:\Program Files\SM8\client\
Array Address
The IP address of the IBM Storage array.
Array Details
For example:
*/30 * * * * means every 30 minutes
*/20 9-18 * * * means every 20 minutes between the hours of 9am and 6pm
*/10 * * * 1-5 means every 10 minutes Mon - Fri.