ZenPack:Huawei Enterprise Switches

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Huawei Enterprise Switches ZenPack

Model/Monitor Huawei chassis, stack and standalone switches via snmp


The ZenPack Catalog has moved to its new home at https://www.zenoss.com/product/zenpacks as of January 17, 2017. The following information may be out of date, and this page will eventually be removed.


This ZenPack is developed by the Zenoss user community and supported via our online forums. Zenoss, Inc. does not provide direct support for this ZenPack.


Version 1.0.2-beta- Download
Released on 2016/03/10
Compatible with Zenoss Core 4.2.x


Provides the following functionality


  • Models all Switches for software version and model (over 300 switch models defined)
  • Models stacked switches and displays the role, model, MAC and serial
  • Models chassis switches for MPU and LPU cards and displays model, type and serial



  • Total Power Usage
  • Line card CPU Utilization
  • Line card Memory Utilization
  • Line card Power usage
  • Line card temperature


  • Stack Member CPU Utilization
  • Stack Member Memory Utilization
  • Stack Member temperature

Standalone switch

  • CPU Utilization
  • Memory Utilization
  • Temperature


Normal Installation (packaged egg)

  1. Download the appropriate egg file for the version of Zenoss you are running.
  2. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  3. Install the ZenPack:
    $ zenpack --install ZenPacks.community.HuaweiSwitches-*.egg
  4. Restart these services:
    $ zenoss restart

Developer Mode Installation

In order to do a development mode installation you will want to clone the existing git repository, and then use the --link flag with the zenpack command:

  1. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  2. Start by cloning the upstream repository:
    $ git clone https://github.com/nickmuir/ZenPacks.community.HuaweiSwitches.git
  3. Next, perform the installation:
    $ zenpack --link --install ZenPacks.community.HuaweiSwitches
  4. Finally, restart these serivices:
    $ zenoss restart


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