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DPACK A01 1.5.3 DPACK Collector (Windows, VMware, Linux, Solaris, Unix)

The data collector is a small executable file that runs for approximately 24 hours during which time it measures disk activity and memory/CPU utilization for each server. The output of the data collector is an iokit file that can be returned to the sales team via email. The data analyzer organizes the collected data into a detailed, customer-ready report that the sales team can use to recommend hardware modifications and/or investments to improve storage solution performance.

Fixes & Enhancements

Not applicable

Users now have the ability to import IP/Address list from text file


Version 1.5.3, A01

Release date

27 May 2013

Last Updated

21 Jun 2013



Available formats

File Format:RBSD
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 3MB
Format Description
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To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.

By downloading, you accept the terms of the Dell Software License Agreement.

Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

VMware ESX
VMware ESXi
MS Windows 7 64-bit
MS Windows Vista 32-bit
MS Windows Server 2003
MS Windows 2000
MS Windows 2008 R2
MS Windows XP

Installation instructions

Instructions for Windows/VMware

1. Click the Download Now link to download the file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Extract Files
1. Browse to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the new file to unzip the download package.
2. Specify the location to unzip the files.
3. Click on the unzip/extract button to extract files.
4. Refer to the README.txt file from the extracted files for further instructions.

Custom Instructions for dpack Linux 1.5.3.tar.gz:

1. Download the dpack 1.5.3.tar.gz
2. Run sha1sum to get the checksum for the tar.gz file:

> sha1sumdpack1.5.3.tar.gz

Make sure that the checksum matches

sha1 c4d8bc6c8fca13469ef554649c0ba2b61b11bec1 dpack.tar.gz
md5 56a2086fe225222477913f0f13e6cff9 dpack.tar.gz

If you see a different checksum. Stop... there is a problem.

4. Create a temporary directory and unpack the tar file:

> mkdir dp
> mvdpack1.5.3.tar.gz dp/dpack1.5.3.tar.gz
> cd dp
> tar -xvf dpack1.5.3.tar.gz
5. Run the dellpack binary.

> ./dellpack

Important Information

Detailed OS support:
Windows 2000 SP 4
Windows XP SP 3
Windows Server 2003
Windows Vista
Windows Server 2008
Windows 7
VMware vCenter 3.5+ with ESX servers 3.5+
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