Dell EMC SC Series/Compellent (REST) Storage Discovered Information

This page details the storage information collected for each of the supported models of Dell EMC SC Series/Compellent Storage Systems discovered in your IT infrastructure.

Storage Systems Information

To access the collected information for Dell EMC SC Series/Compellent Storage systems:

  1. From the Home page, locate the Quick View section and click the Storage System icon to display the list of the discovered storage systems.

  2. In the Storage System list, double-click the Dell EMC SC Series/Compellent storage system you wish to access.

The table below lists the storage systems information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Storage System InformationDescription
NameThe name of the storage system.
TypeThe type name of the storage system.
Client Access TypesThe ways in which a client host can access the storage that this system is providing (SAN, NAS, or SAN and NAS).
VendorThe storage system vendor.
ModelThe name of the storage system model.
Serial NumberThe serial number of the storage system.
Overall Efficiency Ratio To One Hundred
The range of values that describe the capacity space savings regarding data reduction
Total Logical Consumed Capacity

The total logical capacity consumed on the storage system in bytes.

Total Capacity
The total capacity of the storage system.
Total Consumed Capacity
The total space consumed in the storage system.
Percentage Consumed
The percentage of space actually consumed in the storage system.
Total Available Capacity
The total capacity available for storage in the storage system.
Total Subscribed Capacity
The total subscribed capacity in the storage system in bytes.
Percentage Subscribed
The percentage of space subscribed in the storage system.
Total Oversubscribed CapacityThe total space oversubscribed in the storage system in bytes.
Allocated Capacity
The total capacity actually allocated in the storage system.
Managed ByThe software managing the storage system and the host on which it is running. This is also a link to the Software Instance page for that software.
Storage Processors

A summary table showing the storage processors in the storage system. For each processor the following information is displayed:

  • Processor Identifier
  • Vendor
  • Model
  • Firmware
  • Number of FC Ports

To see the storage processor page, click the corresponding table row. This is also a link to the Storage Processor List page.

Storage VolumesDisplays the number of related storage volumes. This is also a link to the Storage Volume List page.
IPv4 Addresses
List of IPv4 addresses used by the storage system.
Network Interfaces
List of the network interfaces related to the storage system.

Storage Devices Information

A storage device in BMC Discovery represents a discovered Dell EMC SC Series/Compellent storage chassis . This section provides information about the Storage Device on Dell EMC SC Series/Compellent Storage Systems.

To access the collected information for storage devices, click the Managed by Storage Device link available in the Storage System page.

The table below lists the Storage Device Information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Storage Device Information
Description
NameThe name of the storage device.
TypeThe type of the host. For example Self-contained NAS.
VendorThe storage device vendor.
ModelThe model name of the storage device.
Serial NumberThe storage system serial number.
OS ClassThe operating system class.
OS TypeThe operating system type.
OS VendorThe operating system vendor.
Managed Storage SystemsThe name of the storage system for this storage device. This is also a link to the Storage Systems page.
Discovery AccessProvides information about the discovery access nodes created for the storage device.

Storage Processors Information

The storage processors associated with a storage device are displayed on the Storage Processors section of the Storage System page.This section provides information about the storage processors managing data transfer for the selected storage system.

To access the collected information for storage processors, click the Storage Processor link available in the Storage System page.

The table below lists the Storage Processors Information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Storage Processor InformationDescription
Processor IdentifierThe processor identifier.

Vendor

The hardware vendor.

Model

The model name.

Serial

The serial number of the processor.

Firmware

The firmware details.
Storage SystemThe name of the storage device. This is also a link to the Storage System page.
Front End FC PortsList of the front-end FC Ports for this processor. This is also a link to the Front-End FC Port List page.
Service Tag
The processor identifier from the manufacturer for support purposes.

Front End FC Ports Information

The front end fibre channel (FC) ports associated with a storage processor are listed on the Front End FC Ports section of the Storage Processor page.This section provides information about the front-end fiber channel ports transmitting data for the selected storage system.

To access the collected information for Frond End Fibre Channel Ports:

  1. From the Storage Processor page, locate the Front End FC Ports section.
  2. Click the link for the port name you wish to access.

The table below lists the Front End FC Ports Information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Front End FC Port Information

Description

Port Name

The name of the front end FC port.

WWPN

The World Wide Port Name — Unique serial number of the front end FC port.

Role

The role of the FC port, for example, Front End

Type

The front end FC port type. For example, Fabric (N)

State

The front end FC port state. For example, Operational.

Storage Processor

The storage processor for this port. This is also a link to the Storage Processor page.

Connected StorageThe number of storage connections for this port. This is also a link to the Storage Connection page.

Storage Volumes Information

This section provides information about the storage volumes for the selected storage system.

To access the collected information for storage volumes:

  1. To access the collected information for storage volumes, click the Storage Volumes link available in the Storage System page.

  2. In the Storage Volumes list, double-click the storage volume you wish to access.

The table below lists the storage volumes information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Storage Volume InformationDescription

Volume ID

The ID of the storage volume.

Name

The name of the storage volume.

NAA IDThe Network Address Authority ID.

Mapped

Indicates whether or not the storage volume is mapped.

Visible CapacityThe visible capacity of the storage volume (in GiB).

Consumed From Pool

The capacity consumed from the storage pool related to the storage volume (in GiB).

Consumable Capacity

The consumable capacity in the storage volume (in GiB).

Block Size

The block size of the storage volume.

Number of Blocks

The number of blocks of the storage volume.

Consumable Blocks

The number of consumable blocks of the storage volume.

Storage System

The name of the storage system for this storage volume. This is also a link to the Storage Systems page.

Storage Connections

The number of storage connections related to the storage volume. This is also a link to the Storage Connections page

A Storage connection represents a connection between a storage client (a host using the storage) and a storage volume. The same connection may be linked to multiple volumes representing the client's visibility of multiple storage volumes. The volumes shown are only those that the client is permitted to access. This section provides information about the Storage Connection for the selected storage volume.

Storage Connection Information

To access the collected information for storage connections, click a Storage Connection link available of the Storage Volume page. 

The table below lists the storage connections information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Storage Connection Information

Description

Connection Name

The name of the connection.

Connection Type

The type of storage connection.

Connection Value

A unique identifier for the storage consumer using this connection.

  • For WWPN connections this is the fiber channel port name of the host.
  • For iSCSI IQN connections this is iSCSI qualified name (IQN).

Storage Volumes

The name of any storage volumes visible to the host using this connection.

IP Address Information

This section provides information about the IP addresses used by the storage system.

To access the collected information for the IP addresses, click the IP Address Link of the Storage System page.

The table below lists the IPv4 Address Information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

IP Address
The IP address of the storage system node.

Type

The type of IP address.

Netmask

Indicates which part of the IP address is reserved for the network and which part is available for host use.

Broadcast AddressThe broadcast address within the subnet.
Network InterfaceThe network interface related to the IP address.
Storage SystemThe storage system related to the IP address. This is also a link to the Storage Systems page.
SubnetThe sub-networks for the IP address.

Network Interface Information

This section provides information about network interfaces. To access the collected information for network interfaces:

  1. From the Storage System page, click the Network Interface link you wish to access.

The table below lists the Network Interface Information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Network Interface Information
Description
Interface Name
The name of the network interface.

MAC Address

The unique identifier assigned to the network interface.

IPv4 Addresses

List of IPv4 addresses used by the network interface.

Storage System

The storage system related to the network interface. This is also a link to the Storage Systems page.

Interface TypeThe type of interface.
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