Add an enclosure to monitor the hardware

You can add enclosures to inventory and monitor the hardware.

  • Privileges: Infrastructure administrator or Server administrator.

  • Minimum Onboard Administrator (OA) firmware as indicated in the HPE OneView Support Matrix.

  1. From the main menu, select Enclosures and do one of the following:
    • Click + Add enclosure in the master pane.

    • Select Actions > Add.

  2. Select Add enclosure for monitoring.
  3. Enter the data requested on the screen.

    You are not setting the OA name and OA password, but are supplying credentials to establish a trust relationship between HPE OneView and the OA.

  4. Choose Add or Add +.
  5. Verify that the enclosure has been added in the master pane.

The enclosure is added for monitoring and HPE OneView Standard license is automatically selected.

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