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Lenovo HX data collector

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The Lenovo HX data collector acquires inventory and performance information from Lenovo HX storage systems.


The following information is required to configure this data collector:

  • A unique name for the data collector

  • The acquisition unit associated with the data collector

  • TCP Port requirement 9440


Cloud Insights acquires the following inventory and performance information from the Lenovo HX data collector. For each asset type acquired by Cloud Insights, the most common terminology used for this asset is shown. When viewing or troubleshooting this data collector, keep the following terminology in mind:

Vendor/Model Term Cloud Insights Term

Storage Pool

Storage Pool


Internal Volume




File Share

Nutanix Distributed File System (NDFS)


Volume Group

Backend LUN


Field Description

Prism External IP Address

IP address used to connect to the storage system

User Name

User naame to log in to storage system. The default is admin.


Password for the Lenovo HX storage system

Advanced configuration

Field Description

TCP Port

TCP Port used to connect to Lenovo HX. The default is 9440.

Inventory Poll Interval

Interval between inventory polls. The default is 60 minutes.