The Management Pack for NetApp HCI creates Resource Kinds and Relationships (associations) for critical resources in your NetApp HCI environment.

Resource Kinds

Performance, health, and availability data are collected for the following NetApp HCI resource kinds:

  1. Cluster
  2. Storage Container
  3. Storage Node
  4. Volume
  5. VVOL


Relationships among discovered resources are also created by the Management Pack, which are depicted in the diagram below.

NetApp HCI Relationships Diagram


External Relationships

The Management Pack for NetApp HCI can discover the following external relationships:

  • VMware Datastore > Volume
  • VMware Virtual Machine > VVOL
  • Cluster > Host System (ESXi Host)*
Note: * If using the management pack for HCI (not HCI), the Cluster > Host System relationship will not be available.