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Tag: Nagios Plugins for NetApp

Check for volumes snapshot-policy?

check_netapp_pro already provides a way to flag volumes which do not have snapshots at all. The check SnapshotLessVolume just looks for the size used by snapshots and if that size is equal to…

Check for Offline or Failed Disks

The new Disk check monitors the disks of a NetApp Filer. Depending on the settings, the check sends an error message when offline or failed disks are found. An example using a 7-Mode Filer: $…

Collector Architecture

Our present monitoring-plugin for NetApp FAS devices, named  check_netapp_pro is based on the so-called collector architecture. This allows us to monitor even the most complex storage-systems like Fabric Metro Clusters. The collector architecture works…