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Dell Modular Disk (MD) Storage Array Management Pack ver 5.0 for System Center Operations Manager & System Center Essentials

The Dell MD Storage Array Management Pack suite v5.0 for Microsoft System Center 2012 SP1 Operations Manager, Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager, Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012 R2, Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 and System Center Essentials 2010 enables Operations Manager (OpsMgr) to discover and monitor the status of Dell PowerVault MD Storage Arrays, on a defined network segment. This representation includes the receipt of alerts and pre-failure alerts with the ability to drill down to each hardware component from the overall Dell hardware health, and allows Dell customers to assess, respond to, and better ensure availability of Dell Storage systems monitored in the OpsMgr environment. The Management Packs provide a list of Dell-specific views that you can use to observe and drill down the system status in a network.

The version 5.0 release consists of:
• Dell_MD_StorageArray_Management_Pack_Suite_x86_x64.exe - The installer for installing Dell MD Storage Management Pack Suite.
• DellMPv50_MDStorageArray_IG.pdf - contains installation and upgrade instructions for user to get started on using the Dell MD Storage Array Management Pack effectively.
• DellMPv50_MDStorageArrayMP_Readme.txt - Readme contains more details on Management of Dell PowerVault MD Storage Arrays.

Version

  • Version 5.0, A00

Compatibility

Operating Systems
  • MS Windows 2008 x64
  • MS Windows Server 2012
  • MS Windows Server 2012 R2/SP
  • MS Windows 2008 x86
  • MS Windows Server 2003
  • MS Windows 2008 R2
  • MS Windows 2003 x64

Applies to

Modular Disk (MD) Storage Array Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager & System Center Essentials;

Date

Release date
15 Aug 2013
Last Updated
18 Nov 2013

Importance

Optional. Dell recommends the customer review specifics about the update to determine if it applies to your system. The update contains changes that impact only certain configurations, or provides new features that may/may not apply to your environment.

Available formats

File Format:Application
File Name:Dell_MD_StorageArray_Management_Pack_Suite_v5.0_A00.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 8MB
Format DescriptionApplication
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To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
7d7af3835887bfef93bf4b9da11933cb
SHA1:
85dca416117e88f0352346ba61191459dfe5be12
SHA-256:
65067130be646d139c7a68097846e79db6600c5dab344c7a60fce7ed097be039

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


Important Information

Dell MD Storage Array Management Pack version 5.0 is supported on Microsoft System Center 2012 SP1 Operations Manager, Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager, System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2, and System Center Essentials 2010 only. It does not function with prior releases of the MOM product.
Upgrades from Dell MD Storage array MP v4.1 to Dell MD Storage Array MP v5.0 is supported.
Upgrades from previous Dell MD Storage array MP v4.0 or prior to Dell MD Storage array MP v5.0 is not supported.

Fixes & Enhancements

1. Support for latest platforms, and latest firmware versions.
2. Support for Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager and Microsoft System Center 2012 SP1 Operations Manager.
3. Support for Microsoft Windows Server 2012 as management server operating system.
4. 64-bit version of Dell Discovery Utility.
5. Dell PowerVault Modular Disk Storage Manager IP list extraction Utility (to get the list of MD Storage Array IP addresses configured in Dell PowerVault Modular Disk Storage Manager).
6. Support for latest recovery failure events.
7. Updated knowledge articles for recovery failures.
8. Installer for the Dell MD Storage Array Management Pack Suite 5.0.
9. Support for Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 and Windows Server 2012 R2

Installation instructions

Custom Instructions for Dell_MD_StorageArray_Management_Pack_Suite_v5.0_A00.exe:
1. Download the file to a directory on your hard drive. The file downloaded is a self-extracting executable.
2. Go to the location where you downloaded the file and double-click the executable to unzip the files. The default extraction folder is C:\Dell Management Packs\MD Storage Array Mgmt Suite\5.0. You may select a different location for file extraction by editing the path.
3. Launch the Dell_MD_StorageArray_Management_Pack_Suite_x86_x64.exe file from the extracted location. The welcome screen for Dell MD Storage Array Management Pack is displayed.
4. Click Next. The license agreement is displayed.
5. To continue the installation, accept the license terms after reading them, and click Next.
6. Click Change (if required) to change the default installation folder and click Next. The Ready to Install the Program screen is displayed.
7. Click Install. The Installing Dell MD Storage Management Pack suite progress screen is displayed.
8. Click Finish on the Install Shield Wizard Completed screen.

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