Cohesity DataProtect monitoring

Data is obtained from Cohesity via REST API.

  • Allow access from the XorMon NG host to Cohesity’s nodes on port 443

  • Create a new user with the Viewer role on the storage
    • Login to Cohesity GUI
    • Go to Settings -> Access management
    • Add Local User and assign “Viewer” (example uses 'stor2rrd' user but use 'xormon' preferable)
      Cohesity Storage monitoring management

  • Add storage device to configuration in the UI:
    XorMon NG UI ➡ Settings icon ➡ Device ➡ Storage ➡ New ➡ Vendor:device ➡ Cohesity : Cohesity DataProtect
    Cohesity Storage monitoring

    Use Cohesity Cluster loadbalancing FQDN in the device configuration

  • Run "Test" for configured storage device, it must show "OK"

  • Wait about 1 hour, then reload the web browser, you should see it in XorMon NG UI