Dell EMC OpenManage Essentials Version 2.5 User's Guide

Dell NAS Appliance Support

The following table provides information about discovery and classification, availability of appliance node information, and alert correlation for supported Dell NAS appliances.
Table 1. Dell NAS Appliance Support. The following table provides information about discovery and classification, availability of appliance node information, and alert correlation for supported Dell NAS appliances.
  Dell EqualLogic FS7500 with FluidFS Version 1 Dell EqualLogic FS7500 with FluidFS Version 3 Dell PowerVault MD NX3500 with FuildFS Version 1
Discovery and Classification

Support for discovery using both the EqualLogic Group Manager IP and management IP.

If discovered using the controller IPs, it results in multiple entries.

Support for discovery using the controller/node IPs.

If discovered using the EqualLogic Group Manager IP, the device will get classified under Dell EqualLogic Group.

Support for discovery using both the controller IPs.

If discovered using the PowerVault MD Series array IP, the device is classified as a PowerVault MD Array device.

Appliance Node Information Displayed in the device inventory. Displayed in the device inventory. Displayed in the device inventory.
Alerts Alerts received from the controller are not correlated to the device. Alerts received from the controller/node are correlated to the device.
  • NOTE: It is highly recommended to include all controller/node IP addresses in the discovery range configuration while discovering a NAS cluster with FluidFS version 3.0. This enables OpenManage Essentials to properly associate the SNMP alerts received from various participating controllers/nodes with the discovered cluster.
Some alerts received from the device may be displayed as Unknown.

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