GLimmer System Management Environment
See Glimmer page
MESA Storage and AIX reporting
These webpages show example output from some reporting tools developped by MESA Consulting B.V.
Storage related reports
Reports showing configuration and usage information for several backend storage related devices like
Storage virtualisation devices:
SAN Switch devices:
See here for sample reports for a few devices
AIX, P-Series reporting
Disk path overview
The relation between virtual disk in an LPAR and the physcial disk used via the VIO server is not very clear.
Several standard AIX and HMC tooling supply part of the information. MESA developped a tool to combine all
relevant data and show the virtual to physical disk relationships. As a bonus it will check path reduncancy and
identify single paths of failures. Hence it it will tell you if brinngin offline a VIO server will distrub
See here for a sample disk path reports
AIX performance monitoring and logging/reporting
Monitor for AIX is a system performance monitor (see the Monitor pages). It can log
all data in logfiles and has tools to convert the logfiles to rrd databases. A way to use these rrd databases
can be seen in the Monitor Demo.
AIX and Sotrage Monitoring tools, Copyright (c) 2010 MESA Consulting B.V., M.J.E.Mol marcel\@mesa.nl