Reading archive performance data from EMC storage arrays

For EMC storage arrays you are able to collect and archive performance data and  export a NAR file using Navisphere/Unisphere. In order to read the data collected you can convert the archive dump file to CSV format using the Navisphere CLI, by invoking the following command: C:\Program Files (x86)\EMC\Navisphere CLI\NaviSECCli.exe analyzer -archivedump -data <filename.nar> -out <filename.csv> In order to run the … More Reading archive performance data from EMC storage arrays

Retrieving Disk Number and SCSI ID for volumes using the Windows Powershell storage module

I was recently looking at obtaining volume information to include the volume name, capacity, free space, disk number and SCSI ID and to include information for both volumes that contained a drive letter or a folder path. For instances running Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012 I was able to do this using a combination … More Retrieving Disk Number and SCSI ID for volumes using the Windows Powershell storage module