Temperature Status Test

This test auto-discovers the stack units of the Dell Switch M-Series and reports the current temperature of each stack unit. By carefully analyzing the temperature of the stack units, administrators can figure out the stack units that are malfunctioning due to the temperature being out of the admissible range.

Target of the test : Dell Switch M-Series

Agent deploying the test : An external Agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for every stack unit in the Dell Switch M-Series monitored

The figure below depicts the test configuration page of this test. Click on the parameters in the figure below to know what they are and how to configure them.

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation


Indicates the current temperature of this stack unit.


Ideally, the temperature should be well within admissible range. A sudden / gradual increase /decrease in the temperature is a cause of concern and warrants the immediate attention of the administrator.