The following information applies to version 6 of the Monitor Storage Manager application.
Do you need to install or update the Monitor Storage app? See Manage Applications for instructions about the App Store.
When updating to Discover Components V6, you should also update the monitoring apps (Monitor Performance, Monitor Storage Manager, and Utilization). Otherwise, statistics might be sent to a different directory than expected, resulting in inaccurate reporting in the monitoring apps.
Caution: If NTP is not configured, and a system in the environment transmits statistics to with a time that is later than the time on the server, the stats are discarded and does not report accurate monitoring stats.
The Monitor Storage Manager application allows you to monitor destinations for Storage Manager, including Lattus object storage and StorNext Archive Enabled Libraries. You can view information about device activity, operation activity, device performance, and storage usage.
Additionally, you can use the drop-down menus in this screen to filter the view of your managed storage by:
- Storage Manager: Filter by workspace.
- Device Type: Filter by device type (e.g., LTO tape drive).
- Device Target: Filter by device target (e.g., specific tape drive).
The Monitor Storage Manager application provides graphs that display statistics over time.
Switch between views or click Update to update the information on the screen. To update information based on different filters, select the filter options from the drop-down lists, and then click Update.
Use the chart context menus to print the charts or download them as PNG, JPEG, PDF, SVG, or CSV.