How to monitor UPS-APC?

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What is APC UPS?

An Uninterruptible Power Supply / Source, often simply called UPS, is an electrical device that allows emergency power to a load when the input power source or main electrical power fails. UPS APC is the UPS product line manufactured and commercialized by Schneider Electric.

APC UPS monitoring

This package is built to monitor APC UPS devices using SNMP.

This package automatically configures the ServicePilot Manager to collect statistics from the APC UPS on which SNMP has been configured.

The monitoring statistics gathered in this way include:

  • Battery level
  • Input status
  • Errors