Dell PowerConnect Power Supply Check

The Dell PowerConnect Power Supply Check uses SNMP to monitor power supply state, power source and current power consumption on a Dell PowerConnect switch.

Basic Check information

Check Type SNMP
Supported Systems/Application SNMP-enabled devices that support the Dell PowerConnect MIB
Supported Device Class Switch


Issue Corrective Action
Failed Please check that the correct SNMP community string is configured in Network Discovery for the device
201 Exception OID_TYPE_NOSUCHOBJECT Missing OID object on the device for specific metric


Name Default Thresholds

No thresholds

Power Supply State

Normal: 1

Failed: 2-255

Power Supply State Description No thresholds
Power Source No thresholds
Current Power Consumption No thresholds

SNMP Properties Queried

Variable Name SNMP OID

Calculations Performed

Variable Name Calculation
Description descr
Power Supply State state
Power Supply State Description

state - mapped to:

1 - Normal

2 - Warning

3 - Critical

4 - Shutdown

5 - Not Present

6 - Not Functioning

Power Source

powerSource – mapped to:

1 - Unknown

2 - AC

3 - DC

4 - External Power Supply

5 - Internal Redundant

Current Power Consumption currentPowerConsumption