Data Collection and Automated Processing
IntelliMagic Vision for SAN uses various API’s and native CLI commands to get the raw performance counters directly from VMware Vcenters, storage arrays and SAN switches. It then prepares, enriches, assesses and rates the measurements and loads the data into persistent storage for automatic assessment and interactive analytics.
The following picture demonstrates a high level flow of the supported data sources into IntelliMagic Vision:
How to Detect and Resolve “State in Doubt” Errors
IntelliMagic Vision helps reduce the visibility gaps and improves availability by providing deep insights, practical drill downs and specialized domain knowledge for your SAN environment.
Finding Hidden Time Bombs in Your VMware Connectivity
Seeing real end-to-end risks from the VMware guest through the SAN fabric to the Storage LUN is difficult, leading to many SAN Connectivity issues.
Platform-Specific Views: Vendor Neutral SAN Monitoring Part 2
Each distributed system platform has unique nuances. It's important for a solution to be capable of getting the detailed performance data capable of supporting vendor-specific architectures.