Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance data collector Edit on GitHub Request doc changes

Cloud Insights uses the Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance data collector to gather inventory and performance data.

Terminology

Cloud Insights acquires inventory information with the ceph 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

Disk (SSD)

Disk

Cluster

Storage

Controller

Storage Node

LUN

Volume

LUN Map

Volume Map

Initiator,Target

Volume Mask

Share

Internal Volume

Note: These are common terminology mappings only and might not represent every case for this data source.

Requirements

  • Host names for the ZFS Controller-1 and the ZFS Controller-2

  • Administrator user name and password

  • Port requirement: 215 HTTP/HTTPS

Configuration

Field Description

ZFS Controller-1 Hostname

Host name for storage controller 1

ZFS Controller-2 Hostname

Host name for storage controller 2

User name

User name for the storage system administrator user account

Password

Password for the administrator user account

Advanced configuration

Field Description

TCP port

The default is 215

Connection type

HTTPS

Inventory poll interval

The default is port 60 seconds

Connection Timeout (sec)

The default is 60 seconds

Performance Poll Interval (sec)

The default is 300.