Cisco UCS C-Series Servers Integrated Management Controller GUI Configuration Guide, Release 1.4
Viewing Server Sensors
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Viewing Server Sensors

Viewing Server Sensors

This chapter includes the following sections:

Viewing the Fault Summary

Procedure
    Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Server tab.
    Step 2   On the Server tab, click Fault Summary.
    Step 3   In the Discrete Sensors area, review the following information:
    Name Description

    Sensor Name column

    The name of the sensor.

    Status column

    The status of the sensor. This can be one of the following:

    • Critical
    • Non-Recoverable
    • Warning

    Reading column

    The basic state of the sensor.

    Step 4   In the Threshold Sensors area, review the following information:
    Name Description

    Sensor Name column

    The name of the sensor.

    Status column

    The status of the sensor. This can be one of the following:

    • Critical
    • Non-Recoverable
    • Warning

    Reading column

    The value reported by the sensor.

    Units column

    The units in which the sensor data is reported.

    Warning Threshold Min column

    The minimum warning threshold.

    Warning Threshold Max column

    The maximum warning threshold.

    Critical Threshold Min column

    The minimum critical threshold.

    Critical Threshold Max column

    The maximum critical threshold.


    Viewing Power Supply Sensors


    Tip


    Click a column header to sort the table rows according to the entries in that column.


    Procedure
      Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Server tab.
      Step 2   On the Server tab, click Sensors.
      Step 3   In the Sensors pane, click the Power Supply tab.
      Step 4   In the Properties area, the Redundancy Status field displays the status of the power supply redundancy of the server.
      Step 5   In the Discrete Sensors area, you can view the following statistics for the server:
      Name Description

      Sensor Name column

      The name of the sensor.

      Status column

      The status of the sensor. This can be one of the following:

      • Unknown
      • Informational
      • Normal
      • Warning
      • Critical
      • Non-Recoverable

      Reading column

      The basic state of the sensor.

      Step 6   In the Threshold Sensors area, you can view the following statistics for the server:
      Name Description

      Sensor Name column

      The name of the sensor.

      Status column

      The status of the sensor. This can be one of the following:

      • Unknown
      • Informational
      • Normal
      • Warning
      • Critical
      • Non-Recoverable

      Reading column

      The current power usage, in watts.

      Warning Threshold Min column

      The minimum warning threshold.

      Warning Threshold Max column

      The maximum warning threshold.

      Critical Threshold Min column

      The minimum critical threshold.

      Critical Threshold Max column

      The maximum critical threshold.


      Viewing Fan Sensors

      Procedure
        Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Server tab.
        Step 2   On the Server tab, click Sensors.
        Step 3   In the Sensors pane, click the Fan tab.
        Step 4   View the following fan-related statistics for the server:
        Tip   

        Click a column header to sort the table rows according to the entries in that column.

        Name Description

        Sensor Name column

        The name of the sensor.

        Status column

        The status of the sensor. This can be one of the following:

        • Unknown
        • Informational
        • Normal
        • Warning
        • Critical
        • Non-Recoverable

        Speed column

        The fan speed in RPM.

        Warning Threshold Min column

        The minimum warning threshold.

        Warning Threshold Max column

        The maximum warning threshold.

        Critical Threshold Min column

        The minimum critical threshold.

        Critical Threshold Max column

        The maximum critical threshold.


        Viewing Temperature Sensors

        Procedure
          Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Server tab.
          Step 2   On the Server tab, click Sensors.
          Step 3   In the Sensors pane, click the Temperature tab.
          Step 4   View the following temperature-related statistics for the server:
          Tip   

          Click a column header to sort the table rows according to the entries in that column.

          Name Description

          Sensor Name column

          The name of the sensor.

          Status column

          The status of the sensor. This can be one of the following:

          • Unknown
          • Informational
          • Normal
          • Warning
          • Critical
          • Non-Recoverable

          Temperature column

          The current temperature, in Celsius.

          Warning Threshold Min column

          The minimum warning threshold.

          Warning Threshold Max column

          The maximum warning threshold.

          Critical Threshold Min column

          The minimum critical threshold.

          Critical Threshold Max column

          The maximum critical threshold.


          Viewing Voltage Sensors

          Procedure
            Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Server tab.
            Step 2   On the Server tab, click Sensors.
            Step 3   In the Sensors pane, click the Voltage tab.
            Step 4   View the following voltage-related statistics for the server:
            Tip   

            Click a column header to sort the table rows according to the entries in that column.

            Name Description

            Sensor Name column

            The name of the sensor.

            Status column

            The status of the sensor. This can be one of the following:

            • Unknown
            • Informational
            • Normal
            • Warning
            • Critical
            • Non-Recoverable

            Voltage column

            The current voltage, in volts.

            Warning Threshold Min column

            The minimum warning threshold.

            Warning Threshold Max column

            The maximum warning threshold.

            Critical Threshold Min column

            The minimum critical threshold.

            Critical Threshold Max column

            The maximum critical threshold.


            Viewing Current Sensors

            Procedure
              Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Server tab.
              Step 2   On the Server tab, click Sensors.
              Step 3   In the Sensors pane, click the Current tab.
              Step 4   View the following current-related statistics on the Current tab:
              Name Description

              Sensor Name column

              The name of the sensor.

              Status column

              The status of the sensor. This can be one of the following:

              • Unknown
              • Informational
              • Normal
              • Warning
              • Critical
              • Non-Recoverable

              Current column

              The current in amperes.

              Warning Threshold Min column

              The minimum warning threshold.

              Warning Threshold Max column

              The maximum warning threshold.

              Critical Threshold Min column

              The minimum critical threshold.

              Critical Threshold Max column

              The maximum critical threshold.


              Viewing LED Sensors

              Procedure
                Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Server tab.
                Step 2   On the Server tab, click Sensors.
                Step 3   In the Sensors pane, click the LEDs tab.
                Step 4   View the following LED-related statistics for the server:
                Name Description

                Sensor Name column

                The name of the sensor.

                LED State column

                Whether the LED is on, blinking, or off.

                LED Color column

                The current color of the LED.

                For details about what the colors mean, see the hardware installation guide for the type of server you are using.


                Viewing Storage Sensors

                Procedure
                  Step 1   In the Navigation pane, click the Server tab.
                  Step 2   On the Server tab, click Sensors.
                  Step 3   In the Sensors pane, click the Storage tab.
                  Step 4   View the following storage-related statistics for the server:
                  Name Description

                  Name column

                  The name of the storage device.

                  Status column

                  A brief description of the storage device status.

                  LED Status column

                  The current LED color, if any.

                  To make the physical LED on the storage device blink, select Turn On from the drop-down list. To let the storage device control whether the LED blinks, select Turn Off.

                  Note   

                  This information is only available for some C-Series servers.