You can import a device list from Data Center Expert or another source to easily discover devices in EcoStruxure IT Gateway 1.8 and newer.
Note: Gateway versions older than 1.15 do not allow discovery of SNMPv3 devices with the Authentication Passphrase and Privacy Passphrase set to None.
Note: APC NMC 4 (AP9644) devices are not yet supported.
- On the Gateway Device discovery page, drag and drop a device list in .csv, .tsv, .txt format or click Import.
- Check the box if the first row in the file is a header row.
Select the IP address column from the list. For Modbus discoveries, also select the Server address column from the list.
Click show in the results section to verify that the file was imported as expected.
Click Discover devices to begin the discovery.
SNMP, NetBotz, and Redfish
You can import a device list that contains the IP addresses and server addresses for multiple Modbus TCP devices of the same type, vendor, and family.