Power Supply (Intel) Service

The Power Supply (Intel) service monitors the overall condition of the specified power supply on a server with an Intel Motherboard.

Special Note

This service operates in conjunction with the vendor-supplied hardware agent and requires SNMP to be configured so that it is accessible from both the N-able N-central Agent and the N-able N-central Probe.

The following are the requirements in order to associate this service with a device:

  • The device must undergo discovery using a Probe-based asset scan.
  • You need to enable SNMP enabled on the device on the Properties tab of the device.
  • Once you enable SNMP for the device, you need to configure a community string. The default community string is public.
Service Type SNMP
Instances on a Device 2
Supported Systems/Applications Devices using an Intel motherboard, with the Intel SMS software installed.
Device Class Server - Generic, Server - Windows
Monitored By Windows probes
Scan Interval 5 minutes
Power Supply Name The name of the monitored power supply. You can obtain the names of power supplies available for monitoring by querying the device with the SNMP OID.


Metric Name OID/Calculation Description
Power Supply Status

The status of the power supply is mapped as...

  • Normal: 3
  • Warning: 1, 2, 4, 5
  • Failed: 6

... where ...

  • 1: Other
  • 2: Unknown
  • 3: OK
  • 4: Non-critical
  • 5: Critical
  • 6: Non-recoverable
Power Supply Status Description

Describes the status of the power supply as one of:

  • Other
  • Unknown
  • OK
  • Non-critical
  • Critical
  • Non-recoverable