Drive health monitoring

Looking for suggestions on monitoring hardware level drive health, either through Syncro, or other means, on servers. Primarily VM hosts. Mostly VMware, but a handful of Hyper-V hosts.

There’s my smart script Monitor - Drive SMART Values - but most servers you’re dealing with raid controllers so you’ll need to be monitoring their administration system instead. I think most of them have event log entries once you install the appropriate software (Dell OpenManage Node for example). If the logs are not in the main 3 event logs you’ll need to use a script to check the log entries as Syncro’s event log monitor doesn’t do any of the others. There’s a few in the script library if you search for RAID, that will give you a start.

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