Fan Status (Cisco) service

The Fan Status (Cisco) service monitors the state of the specified fan on a Cisco device.

Service TypeSNMP
Instances on a Device1
Supported Systems/ApplicationsMost Cisco switches/routers running IOS.
Device ClassSwitch/Router
Monitored ByWindows probe
Scan Interval5 minutes
Fan IndexThe SNMP index of the fan to be monitored. For a list of the fans installed in the Cisco device, query it with the SNMP OID.
Fan NameThe name of the fan to be monitored.


Object DescriptorsNumerical OID


Status DetailDescription
Fan State

The status of the fan which is mapped as:

  • Normal: 1
  • Warning: 2
  • Failed: 3-6
Fan State Description

A description of the fan's state as:

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