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External Systems Configuration Guide

APC UPS

What is Discovered and Monitored

Protocol

Information Discovered

Metrics collected

Used for

SNMP (V1, V2c)

Host name, Hardware model, Network interfaces

UPS metrics: Remaining battery charge, Battery status, Replace battery indicator, Time on battery, Output status, Output load, Output voltage, Output frequency

Availability and Performance Monitoring

SNMP Trap

Availability and Performance Monitoring

Event Types

In ADMIN > Device Support > Event Types, search for "apc" to see the event types associated with this device.

Rules

In RESOURCES > Rules, search for "apc" in the main content panel Search... field to see the rules associated with this device. 

Reports

In RESOURCES > Reports, search for "apc" in the main content panel Search... field to see the reports associated with this device. 

Configuration

SNMP

FortiSIEM uses SNMP to discover and monitor this device. Make sure SNMP is enabled for the device as directed in its product documentation. For more information, refer to sections "Discovery Settings" and "Setting Credentials" in the User Guide.

SNMP Trap

FortiSIEM processes events from this device via SNMP traps sent by the device. Configure the device to send send SNMP traps to FortiSIEM as directed in the device's product documentation, and FortiSIEM will parse the contents.

Setting Access Credentials

Set these Access Method Definition values to allow FortiSIEM to communicate with your device.

Setting Value
Name <set name>
Device Type APC UPS
Access Protocol See Access Credentials
Port See Access Credentials
Password config See Password Configuration

APC UPS

What is Discovered and Monitored

Protocol

Information Discovered

Metrics collected

Used for

SNMP (V1, V2c)

Host name, Hardware model, Network interfaces

UPS metrics: Remaining battery charge, Battery status, Replace battery indicator, Time on battery, Output status, Output load, Output voltage, Output frequency

Availability and Performance Monitoring

SNMP Trap

Availability and Performance Monitoring

Event Types

In ADMIN > Device Support > Event Types, search for "apc" to see the event types associated with this device.

Rules

In RESOURCES > Rules, search for "apc" in the main content panel Search... field to see the rules associated with this device. 

Reports

In RESOURCES > Reports, search for "apc" in the main content panel Search... field to see the reports associated with this device. 

Configuration

SNMP

FortiSIEM uses SNMP to discover and monitor this device. Make sure SNMP is enabled for the device as directed in its product documentation. For more information, refer to sections "Discovery Settings" and "Setting Credentials" in the User Guide.

SNMP Trap

FortiSIEM processes events from this device via SNMP traps sent by the device. Configure the device to send send SNMP traps to FortiSIEM as directed in the device's product documentation, and FortiSIEM will parse the contents.

Setting Access Credentials

Set these Access Method Definition values to allow FortiSIEM to communicate with your device.

Setting Value
Name <set name>
Device Type APC UPS
Access Protocol See Access Credentials
Port See Access Credentials
Password config See Password Configuration