Data Infrastructure Management Software Discussions
Regarding the Balance Documentation https://library.netapp.com/ecm/ecm_download_file/ECMP1141808 to configure discoveries for the CISCO switches you have to configure the following items:
Balance has the following Cisco discovery requirements:
In Balance, create credentials for accessing the switch. On the
• Leave the Login field blank.
• For the Password field, type the SNMP community name password. Default is
. If an
SNMP community name does not exist, use the Cisco management software to create it.
• For the FQDN/IP Address field, type the switch IP address.
In our case we are not possible to communicate with the switches
Could you please advice?
Is there a specific error or message you are getting? There are a KB articles that might help.
NetApp Knowledgebase - OnCommand Balance: How to manually configure an SNMP community on a Cisco SAN device
NetApp Knowledgebase - How to discover Brocade/Cisco devices using OnCommand Balance
We want to configure SNMP to communicate from Balance 220.127.116.11 to UCS 6200 FI-1
The problem is discovery, Error:Auth or Conenct Failure
Not able to establish contact with SNMP agent at 10.50.1.31 using provided community string
We tried also the links below but we’ve got the same results
Do you have any similar installation to any customer?