Pure Storage FlashArray Discovered Information (WBEM)

This page details the storage information collected for each of the supported models of Pure Storage FlashArrays discovered in your IT infrastructure.

Storage System Information

To access the collected information for Pure Storage FlashArray 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 Pure Storage FlashArray storage system you wish to access.

The table below lists the System Storage 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.
VendorThe storage system vendor.
ModelThe model name.
Status
The operational status of the storage system. To simplify the reading, the status values are categorized as OK, Degraded, Failed, or Offline.
Status Detail
The operational storage system status as exposed by the device's vendor.
Serial NumberThe storage system serial number.
Software VersionThe software version of the storage system.
Hardware ContainerThe name of the hardware container (node) for the storage system.
Total CapacityThe total capacity of the storage system.
Total Disk SpaceThe total available space in the storage system in bytes.
Total Consumed CapacityThe total space consumed in the storage system.
Percentage ConsumedThe percentage of space consumed in the storage system.
Total Available CapacityThe total capacity available for storage in the storage system.
Total Subscribed CapacityThe total subscribed capacity in the storage system in bytes.
Total Oversubscribed CapacityThe total space oversubscribed in the storage system in bytes.
Storage DeviceLink to the storage device page. Refer to the Storage Devices Information section for details.
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. Refer to the Storage Processors Information section for details.

Storage PoolsDisplays the number of related storage pools. This is also a link to the Storage Pool List page. To see the storage pool page, click the corresponding table row. Refer to the Storage Pools Information section for details.
Storage VolumesDisplays the number of related storage volumes. This is also a link to the Storage Volume List page. To see the storage volume page, click the corresponding table row. Refer to the Storage Volumes Information section for details.
Disk DrivesDisplays the number of related disk drives. This is also a link to the Disk Drive List page. To see the disk drive page, click the corresponding table row. Refer to the Disk Drives Information section for details.
IPv4 AddressesList of IPv4 addresses used by the storage system.

Hardware Container Information

A Hardware Container in BMC Discovery is a node that regroups all the available information about the discovered hardware components for a storage system. 

To access the collected information for hardware containers click the Hardware Container link available from the Storage System page.


The table below lists the Hardware Container Information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Hardware Container
(Main)

Description

NameThe name of the hardware container.
Type

The type of the hardware container:

  • Main Chassis are containers directly attached to the storage system that regroup Expansion Shelf containers and/or provide access to the discovered hardware components metrics.
  • Expansion Shelf containers are part of a Main Chassis container and provide access to the discovered hardware components metrics.
ModelThe model name of the hardware container.
Serial Number

The hardware container serial number.

Hardware VendorThe name of the hardware container manufacturer.
Hardware ContainersThe list of hardware containers that are grouped in a Main Chassis container and/or the list of the discovered hardware components.
Storage System MembersFor Main System Chassis type only — Link to the storage system(s) related to the hardware container.
PatternLink to the related pattern information.

Storage Devices Information

A Storage device in BMC Atrium Discovery represents a Pure Storage FlashArray that has been discovered via the embedded SMI-S Provider This section provides information about the Storage Device.

To access the collected information for storage devices, click the 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
Description
NameThe name of the storage device.
VendorThe storage device vendor.
ModelThe model name of the storage device.
Serial NumberThe storage device serial number.
System NameThe name of the related storage system.
OS Class
 The operating system class.
OS Type
The operating system type.
Os Vendor

The operating system vendor.

Storage SystemsThe name of the storage system for this storage pool. This is also a link to the Storage Systems page.
InfrastructureThe information related to the storage device infrastructure, typically a list of the related storage systems, network interfaces, etc.
InferenceThe discovery access history 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. For example, Controller CT0.

Vendor

The hardware vendor. For example, Pure Storage, Inc.

Model

The model name. For example, FA-405.

Description

The model description.

Firmware

The firmware details.
Storage SystemThe name of the storage device. This is also a link to the Storage System page. Refer to the Storage System Information section for details.
Front End FC PortsList of the front-end FC Ports for this processor.  Refer to the Front End FC Port Information section for details.

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.

Speed (Gb/s)

The front end FC port speed (in Gbit/s).

Storage Processor

The storage processor for this port. This is also a link to the Storage Processor page. Refer to the Storage Processors Information section for details.

Exposed Volumes

The volumes exposed through this port. This is also a link to the Storage Volume List. Refer to the Storage Volumes Information section for details.

Storage Pools Information

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

  1. To access the collected information for storage pools, click the Storage Pools link available in the Storage System page.
  2. In the Storage Pools list, double-click the storage pool you wish to access.

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

Storage Pool InformationDescription
Pool IDThe ID of the storage pool.
Type

The type of the storage pool. For example, Concrete Pool.

NameThe name of the storage pool.
CapacityThe usable capacity of the storage pool.
Consumed CapacityThe space actually consumed in the storage pool.
Percentage ConsumedThe percentage of space consumed in the storage pool
Available CapacityThe total capacity not consumed in the storage system.
Subscribed CapacityThe total subscribed capacity in the storage pool.
Percentage SubscribedThe percentage of space subscribed in the storage pool.
Configured Volume CapacityThe sum of all volumes capacity.
Oversubscribed CapacityThe total space oversubscribed in the storage pool.
Oversubscription WarningIndicates whether or not an oversubscription warning is active.
Storage SystemThe name of the storage system for this storage pool. This is also a link to the Storage Systems page. Refer to the Storage Systems Information section for details.
Storage VolumesThe volumes for the storage pool. This is also a link to the Storage Volumes page. Refer to the Storage Volumes Information section for details.

Storage Volumes Information

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

  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.

Thinly Provisioned

Indicates whether the volume are thinly provisioned or not. For example, if the volumes are not thinly provisioned, it displays No.

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).

Percentage of Pool Consumed

The percentage of capacity consumed in the storage volume.

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. Refer to the Storage Systems Information section for details.

Storage Pool

Name of the storage pool for this storage volume. This is also a link to the Storage Pools page. Refer to the Storage Pools Information section for details.

Disk Drives Information

This section provides information about the disk drives for the selected storage system.

To access the collected information for disk drives, click the Disk Drives link available in the Storage System page.

The table below lists the Disk Drives Information as discovered and displayed in the BMC Discovery console.

Disk Drive Information

Description

Name

The name of the disk drive.

TypeThe type of the disk drive. For example SSD.

Size

The size of the disk drive.

Vendor

The name of the disk drive vendor.

Model

The model of the disk drive.

Serial NumberThe serial number of the disk drive.
Current StateThe current state of the disk drive. For example OK.

Chassis Serial

The serial number of the chassis.

Enclosure SerialThe serial number of the enclosure.
PositionThe position of the disk drive in the enclosure
EncryptionIndicates whether the data encryption is enabled (Yes) or disabled (No).
Storage SystemName of the storage system for this disk drive. This is also a link to the Storage Systems page.
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