After you perform a planned maintenance in your environment, verify the configuration of the Storage Devices Adapters. Verify also that the adapter is collecting the data about the storage devices in the SDDC.

About this task

Table 1. Storage Devices Adapter Instances

Region

Adapter Type

Adapter Name

vCenter Server

Region A

Storage Devices

Storage MP SFO MGMT

mgmt01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

Storage Devices

Storage MP SFO Compute

comp01vc01.sfo01.rainpole.local

Region B

Storage Devices

Storage MP LAX MGMT

mgmt01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local

Storage Devices

Storage MP LAX Compute

comp01vc51.lax01.rainpole.local

Procedure

  1. Log in to vRealize Operations Manager by using the administration console.
    1. Open a Web browser and go to https://vrops-cluster-01.rainpole.local.
    2. Log in using the following credentials.

      Setting

      Value

      User name

      admin

      Password

      vrops_admin_password

  2. Verify that the software version of the Management Pack for Storage Devices is correct.
    1. In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Home and select Administration > Solutions.
    2. From the solution table on the Solutions page, select the Management Pack for Storage Devices solution.
    3. Verify that the software version of Management Pack for Storage Devices solution is correct.
  3. Verify that all Storage Devices adapter instances are configured and collecting the data about the storage devices in the SDDC.
    1. In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Home and select Administration > Solutions.
    2. From the solution table on the Solutions page, select the Management Pack for Storage Devices solution.
    3. Under Solution Details, verify that the Collection State is Collecting and the Collection Status is Data Receiving for all Storage Devices adapter instances.
  4. Verify the collection activity on the storage devices objects.
    1. In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Home and select Administration > Inventory Explorer.
    2. On the Inventory Explorer page, expand Adapter Instances object in the Inventory Explorer pane.
    3. Expand the  Storage Devices Instance object and select each Storage Devices adapter instance.
    4. On the List tab, verify that the Collection State is Collecting and the Collection Status is Data Receiving for the storage devices objects.
  5. Verify that all the MPSD dashboards are showing up as expected and monitor the data about the storage devices in the SDDC.
    1. In the left pane of vRealize Operations Manager, click Home.
    2. On the Home page, from the Dashboard List drop-down menu select MPSD > VirtualSAN > VirtualSAN Troubleshooting.
    3. Go to each of the MPSD dashboards and verify that vRealize Operations Manager shows monitoring data about the storage devices in the SDDC.

      MPSD Dashboard Category

      Dashboards

      FC-FCoE

      FC-FCoE Components Usage

      FC-FCoE Components Heatmap

      FC-FCoE Troubleshooting

      iSCSI

      iSCSI Components Heatmap

      iSCSI Components Usage

      iSCSI Troubleshooting

      NFS

      NFS Components Heatmap

      NFS Components Usage

      NFS Troubleshooting

      VirtualSAN

      VirtualSAN Cluster Insights

      VirtualSAN Device Insights

      VirtualSAN Entity Usage

      VirtualSAN Heatmap

      VirtualSAN Troubleshooting