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SANtricity commands

Save storage array InfiniBand statistics

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The save storageArray ibStats command saves the InfiniBand performance statistics of the storage array to a file.

Supported Arrays

This command applies to any individual storage array, including the E2700, E5600, E2800, E5700, EF600 and EF300 arrays, as long as all SMcli packages are installed.


To execute this command on an E2800, E5700, EF600, or EF300 storage array, you must have the Storage Admin role.


This command is deprecated and is replaced by the Save storage array host port statistics command.


save storageArray ibStats [raw | baseline]


Parameter Description


The statistics that are collected are all statistics from the controller start-of-day. Enclose the parameter in square brackets ([ ]).


The statistics that are collected are all statistics from the time the controllers were reset to zero using the reset storageArray ibStatsBaseline command. Enclose the parameter in square brackets ([ ]).


The file path and the file name to which you want to save the performance statistics. Enclose the file name in double quotation marks (" "). For example:

file="C:\Program Files\CLI\sup\ibstat.csv"

The default name of the file that contains the InfiniBand performance statistics is ib-statistics.csv. You can use any file name, but you must use the .csv extension.


If you have not reset the InfiniBand baseline statistics since the controller start-of-day, the time at the start-of-day is the default baseline time.

Minimum firmware level


8.41 This command is deprecated.