Azure Data Box Edge is a physical network appliance, shipped by Microsoft, that sends data in and out of Azure. Data Box Edge is additionally equipped with AI-enabled edge computing capabilities that help you analyze, process and transform the on-premises data before uploading it to the cloud.

Use OpsRamp Azure Public cloud Integration to discover and collect metrics against Azure DataBox Edge.

Setup

To set up the OpsRamp Azure integration and discover the Azure service, go to Azure Integration Discovery Profile and select DataBox Edge.

Metrics

OpsRamp MetricMetric Display NameUnitAggregation Type
azure_data_box_edge_AvailableCapacity

Available capacity in bytes during the reporting period.
Available CapacityBytesAverage
azure_data_box_edge_BytesUploadedToCloud

Total number of bytes that is uploaded to Azure from a device during the reporting period.
Cloud Bytes Uploaded(Device)BytesAverage
azure_data_box_edge_BytesUploadedToCloudPerShare

Total number of bytes that is uploaded to Azure from a share during the reporting period.
Cloud Bytes Uploaded(Share)BytesAverage
azure_data_box_edge_CloudReadThroughput

Cloud download throughput to Azure during the reporting period.
Cloud Download ThroughputBytesPerSecondAverage
azure_data_box_edge_CloudReadThroughputPerShare

Download throughput to Azure from a share during the reporting period.
Cloud Download Throughput (Share)BytesPerSecondAverage
azure_data_box_edge_CloudUploadThroughput

Cloud upload throughput to Azure during the reporting period.
Cloud Upload ThroughputBytesPerSecondAverage
azure_data_box_edge_CloudUploadThroughputPerShare

Upload throughput to Azure from a share during the reporting period.
Cloud Upload Throughput (Share)BytesPerSecondAverage
azure_data_box_edge_HyperVMemoryUtilization

Amount of RAM in use.
Edge Compute - Memory UsagePercentAverage
azure_data_box_edge_HyperVVirtualProcessorUtilization

Percentage of CPU usage.
Edge Compute - Percentage CPUPercentAverage
azure_data_box_edge_NICReadThroughput

Read throughput of the network interface on the device in the reporting period for all volumes in the gateway.
Read Throughput (Network)BytesPerSecondAverage
azure_data_box_edge_NICWriteThroughput

Write throughput of the network interface on the device in the reporting period for all volumes in the gateway.
Write Throughput (Network)BytesPerSecondAverage
azure_data_box_edge_TotalCapacity

Total capacity.
Total CapacityBytesAverage

Event support

  • Supported
  • Configure Azure Events in OpsRamp Azure Integration Discovery Profile.

External reference