This is in continuation of my first day’s summary of Sun Tech Days Hyderabad. Based on the interest we have seen for T2000, we wanted to get some printouts of this brochure on T2000. Satish called me on the night of 21st and I could get 400 copies of this brochure printed by a local… Continue reading Sun Tech Days Hyderabad
Wow! Thats the word that came to my mind when I saw the keynote hall of Sun Tech Days – Hyderabad event at Hyderabad International Convention Center this morning. By 8.00am this place is so alive both in terms of excitement level and spectacular visual appeal. Located in the premises of the Novotel hotel, this… Continue reading Sun Tech Days Hyderabad: What a Start!
Earlier in the day, I blogged about electric meters that gather data. How do you extrapolate this concept to the Computer Systems arena? Electric meters that collect raw data over a period of time are similar to agents that collect data from target systems. Once this data is collected, it should be stored at a… Continue reading Sun Management Center: Performance Reporting Manager
On Monday and Tuesday I spent my time in Vizag, visiting Andhra University. We had a decent time given with Vice Chancellor, Principals of the colleges and Heads of some key departments. The entire discussion is centered around the benefits of using Open Source products and Sun’s key role in the opensource community. We talked… Continue reading Vizag Trip Summary
The free licenses of Solaris 10 hit 6million mark now. How do you manage Solaris10’s key features? Use Sun Management Center. This whitepaper discusses the Solaris 10 management features in Sun Management Center 3.6.
I recently posted about the MIB generation for a Sun Management Center module. This post is in continuation with that article. You can load multiple instances of certain modules into Sun Management Centrer Agent. For example, if you have multiple database instances running on the system, you may want to run one Sun Management Center… Continue reading Generating MIB for a multi-instance module
Here is a quick tutorial on how to create an SNMP MIB for a Sun Management Center Module. This process helps when you already have a Sun Management Center Module running on the agent and you want to expose the ASN.1 MIB interface for this module. Load Module Load the module into an agent on… Continue reading Creating a MIB for a Sun Management Center Module
Sun Management Center agent logs often have log entries that contain SNMP Engine IDs. The engine ID would look like 0:0:4:da:40:81:9e:e5:df:0:a1:0 The way to determine the target’s IP address from engine id is as follows. Take the 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th fields of the engine id. From the above example, take 0:0:4:da:40:81:9e:e5:df:0:a1:0. This string… Continue reading Sun Management Center: Agent Information from Engine ID