EMC Isilon data source

The Isilon SSH data source collects inventory and performance from EMC Isilon scale-out NAS storage.


OnCommand Insight acquires the following inventory information from the EMC Isilon data source. For each asset type acquired by Insight, the most common terminology used for this asset is shown. When viewing or troubleshooting this data source, keep the following terminology in mind:

Vendor/Model Term Insight Term
Drive Disk
Cluster Storage
Node Storage Node
File System Internal Volume
Note: These are common terminology mappings only and might not represent every case for this data source.



Field Description
IP address The IP address or fully-qualified domain name of the Isilon cluster
User name The user name for the Isilon cluster
Password The password for the Isilon cluster

Advanced configuration

Field Description
Inventory Poll Interval (min) Interval between inventory polls (default 20 minutes)
Performance Poll Interval (sec) Interval between performance polls (default 300 seconds)
SSH Process Wait Timeout SSH process timeout (default 60 seconds)
SSH Port SSH service port