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memoryUsageThreshold alert in Element Software - System memory is low due to dotnet process

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Applies to

  • NetApp Element Software
    • Element 12.0
    • Element 12.2
    • Element 12.3

Issue

A 'memoryUsageThreshold' error code appears one or multiple times as either:

  • Error status with details: "System memory is very low. Adding additional nodes or manually purging deleted volumes may help reduce memory usage."
  • Warning status with details: "System memory is low. Adding additional nodes or manually purging deleted volumes may help reduce memory usage."

Example errors in ActiveIQ: 

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  • If this situation continues, it can also lead to other alerts such as 'nodeOffline The SolidFire Application cannot communicate with Storage node having node ID <X>.'

 

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