The Management Pack for Dell EMC PowerMax and VMAX creates Resource Kinds and Relationships (associations) for critical resources in your Dell EMC PowerMax and VMAX environment.

Resource Kinds

Performance, health, and availability data are collected for the following Dell EMC PowerMax and VMAX resource kinds:

  1. VMAX Array

  2. VMAX Back End Director

  3. VMAX Back End Port

  4. VMAX Disk Group

  5. VMAX Front End Director

  6. VMAX Front End Port

  7. VMAX Host Group

  8. VMAX Masking View

  9. VMAX Port Group

  10. VMAX Service Level Objective (SLO)

  11. VMAX Storage Group

  12. VMAX Storage Resource Pool

  13. VMAX Thin Pool [VMAX2]


Relationships among discovered resources are also created by the Management Pack. The hierarchical structure of those relationships is depicted in the diagrams below.

Dell EMC VMAX Relationships Diagrams

EMC PowerMax Relationships


External Relationships

In addition to internal relationships, the Management Pack also includes the following external relationships:

  • VMware Datastore > VMAX Volume