HMC Status Test

This test reports the availability and the responsiveness of the HMC server to remote command execution.

Target of the test : An IBM HMC server

Agent deploying the test : A remote agent

Outputs of the test : One set of results for the HMC server.

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.

Measurements made by the test
Measurement Description Measurement Unit Interpretation


Indicates whether the HMC server is available for remote command execution or not.


The value 100 indicates that the HMC server is available and the value 0 indicates that the server is not available. 

Response time

Indicates the time taken to connect to the HMC server.


A high value could indicate a connection bottleneck.