EVA Controller Power Status Test

This test auto-discovers the power supply units on the controller and reports the status of each unit.

Target of the test : An EVA Storage Array

Agent deploying the test : A remote agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for each power supply on the controller.

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameter Description

Test Period

How often should the test be executed.


The host for which the test is to be configured.


Refers to the port used by the EVA SAN device.  By default, it is null.


Specify the IP address of the HP EVA SAN.


Specify the name of the EVA SAN array that has been configured for monitoring.


Install the SSSU.exe software and specify the full path to the install directory of this software here.

Username and

Specify the user credentials using which the HP EVA array is to be accessed.

Confirm Password

Confirm the password by retyping it here. 


Indicate the duration (in seconds) for which this test should wait for a response from the storage device. By default, this is set to 120 seconds.

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation

Power status

Indicates the current status of this power supply unit.


The values that this measure can report and the states they indicate are tabulated below:

State Value
Normal, good 1
Abnormal, bad 0
Unknown 2


By default, this measure reports the States listed in the table above to indicate the current state of each power supply. The graph of this measure however, represents the status of a power supply using the numeric equivalents only.