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

Requirements

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

Terminology

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

Container

Internal Volume

Node

Controller

Share

File Share

Nutanix Distributed File System (NDFS)

Share

Volume Group

Backend LUN

Configuration

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

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.

Connection Timeout

Connection timeout. The default is 60 seconds.