NetApp Filers: Used Space in Filesystems
|Distribution:||official part of Check_MK|
This check measures the usage of aggregates and volumes in a NetAPP filer.
The usage is checked against a warning and a critical level.
If a snapshot reserve is configured, snapshot growth will affect
the volume usage just like normal data.
Snapshots will also be listed, if their size is non-zero.
As of version 1.1.9i9 Check_MK supports trends. This means that
the df check is now able to compute the change of the used space
over the time and can make a forecast into the future. It can estimate
the point of time where the filesystem will be full.
In the default configuration the check will compute the trend based on the
data of the last 24 hours. Similar like the CPU load this is done with
a logarithmic average that weights the more recent time more than time
farer away. Also data beyond the 24 hours will to some small degree be
reflected in the computation. The advantage of this algorithm is a more
precise prediction and a simpler implementation, which does not need any
access to any RRDs or similar storage.
Please note, that when a volume is started being monitored, then
the trend of the past is unknown and will be assumed to be zero. That means
that it will take at least one trend range of time until the trend approximately
reflects the reality.
The name of the aggregate or volume on the NetAPP filer.
df supports inventory. All filesystem the agent reports
will be inventorized except mount points listed in
inventory_df_exclude_mountpoints and filesystem types
listed in inventory_df_exclude_fs. The Windows agent
only reports fixed disks. The Linux agent reports filesystems
that have a size and are not of type smbfs, tmpfs, cifs or nfs.