Fan Status Test

The FanStatus test monitors the availability of the fans in a system. This test works on Sun Solaris only.

Target of the test : A Sun Solaris server

Agent deploying the test : An internal agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for every fan on the Solaris system being monitored.

Configurable parameters for the test
Parameter Description

Test Period

How often should the test be executed.


The IP address of the host for which this test is to be configured.

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation


Indicates whether this fan is being used or not.


If the value of this measure is 100, it indicates that the fan is available and is being used. A value of 0, on the other hand, indicates that the fan is not being used.