SolutionPack for EMC Watch4Net Health

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Overview

This article explains how to install and configure the SolutionPack for EMC M&R Health. The SolutionPack for EMC M&R Health monitors the health of your EMC M&R infrastructure. Take advantage of this no-charge SolutionPack to keep the EMC M&R services performing optimally, so you have instant access to performance data and reports when you need it.

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SolutionPack for EMC M&R Health

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Technical specifications

SolutionPack version

Compatible ViPR SRM version

Supported systems

Data collection methods

Main reports

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Installing the SolutionPack

Install this SolutionPack on all core software hosts in your environment.

Before you begin

  • ViPR SRM core modules must be up-to-date in all servers because not all module dependencies are validated during the SolutionPack installation or update process.

Procedure

  1. Log in.
  2. Click Administration.
  3. Click Centralized Management.
  4. Click SolutionPacks.
  5. Select SolutionPack Center.
  6. Select SolutionPack for EMC M&R Health in the Browse and Install SolutionPacks screen.
  7. Click Install.
    The steps below assume a typical four VM deployment.
  8. In the Data Collection field of the Select the components to install window, select the Collector host.
  9. In Reports, select the Frontend host.
  10. Click Next.
  11. In the Data Collection window, make a selection in the Data collection field.
    If you select Add a new Data Collection, type information for the collected data. In the > Hostname or IP address to send data field, type the Primary Backend host.
  12. Leave Enable alerting on data collected checked.
  13. Make a selection in the Alerting on data collection field of the Pre-configured alerts window.
    If you select Add a new Alerting on data collection to select a different alerts destination, select a Primary Backend host.
  14. Click Next.
  15. In Administration Web-Service Instance in the Reports window select the Frontend host.
  16. Click Install.
    The SolutionPack installation begins.
  17. Click Ok once installation is complete.
    Performance data will displayed in about an hour.

    The following message might appear in the collection log during operation: WARNING -- [2014-04-25 05:26:38 EDT] -- f::a(): JVM IO ERROR 'No such process'. ID: '17032', NAME: 'lib/module-manager.jar exit'. You can ignore this message.