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Temperature Status (Cisco) Check

The Temperature Status (Cisco) Check monitors the temperature of the specified Cisco device.

Basic Check information

Check Type SNMP
Instances on a Device 1
Supported Systems/Applications Most Cisco switches/routers running IOS.
Device Class Switch/Router
Temperature Sensor The name of the monitored temperature sensor.

Troubleshooting

Issue Corrective Action
Failed Please check that the correct SNMP community string is configured in Network Discovery for the device
201 Exception OID_TYPE_NOSUCHOBJECT Missing OID object on the device for specific metric

SNMP Properties Queried

Object Descriptors Numerical OID
$Temperature 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.9.13.1.3.1.3
$TempSensorStatus 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.9.13.1.3.1.6
$HighTemp 1.3.6.1.4.1.9.9.13.1.3.1.4

Calculations Performed

Status Detail Description
Temperature (°C) The current temperature reading.
Maximum Allowable Temperature (°C) The maximum allowable operating temperature of the device.
Temperature (°F) The current temperature reading.
Maximum Allowable Temperature (°F) The maximum allowable operating temperature of the device.
Temperature Sensor Status

The temperature sensor status is mapped as follows:

  • Normal = 1
  • Warning = 2
  • Failed = 3, 4, 5, or 6
Temperature Sensor Status Description

Describes the status of the temperature sensor:

  • 1 = Normal
  • 2 = Warning
  • 3 = Critical
  • 4 = Shutdown
  • 5 = Not Present
  • 6 = Not Functioning