Driver Details

OpenManageServer Administrator vSphere Installation Bundle (VIB) for ESXi 5.1,v7.3

Dell OpenManage Server Administrator (OMSA) provides a comprehensive,
one-to-one systems management solution in two ways: from an integrated,
web browser-based graphical user interface (GUI) and from a command line
interface (CLI) through the operating system. Server Administrator is
designed for system administrators to manage systems locally and remotely
on a network. It allows system administrators to focus on managing their
entire network by providing comprehensive one-to-one systems management.

Fixes & Enhancements

Added support for the following operating systems
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.9 (32 bit and 64 bit)
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 (64 bit)
VMware ESXi 5.1 U1
VMware ESXi 5.0 U2
Citrix XenServer 6.2
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Essentials (64 bit)

NOTE : Microsoft Windows 2003 is not supported on 12G systems.

Deprecated the following operating systems:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8 (64 bit and 32 bit)
VMware ESXi 5.1 Flash and HDD
VMware ESXi 5.0 U1 Flash and HDD
Citrix XenServer 6.1

New Features:
Server Administrator:
Security fixes and enhancements:
- Fixed CVE-2012-6272, CSRF, XSS and generic path manipulation
- Upgraded the JRE to version 1.7 update 21
- Upgraded the Apache Tomcat to version 7.0.39
- Added support for Google Chrome version 21 and 22
- Added support for Safari 5.1.7 browser on Apple Mac OSX
- Added support for the following Network Interface Cards (NICS):
- Broadcom 57840S Quad Port 10G SFP+ Rack NDC
- Broadcom 57840S-k Quad Port 10GbE Blade KR NDC
- On 12G systems with iDRAC7 1.30.30 and later, you can set Platform Event Destination as IPv4, IPv6, or FQDN
- Support for 240-Volt DC power supplies.

Storage Management Service:
- obsolete controllers removed from code base PERC 4, CERC SATA Controllers PCI Gen 2 to Gen 3 Switch
- Converge OM 7.1.2 to OM 7.3 base
- SWRAID support for 64 bit Win 2012
Fluid cache CRs :
- Statistics and License Settings to be moved to the same level as Properties and remove the Health Page
- Fluid Cache Pool is listed first in the overview screen and then Fluid Cache Disk but reverse in the tree
- Fluid Cache Pool devices and Fluid Cache Disk in the overview page are links to the corresponding page
- Exit Wizard button needs to be removed

For a complete list of supported operating systems and platforms, see the latest Dell Systems Software Support Matrix stored on the media.

Version

Version 7.3, A00

Category

Systems Management

Release date

31 Mar 2014

Last Updated

01 Apr 2014

Importance

Optional

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-7.3.0-333_A00.VIB-ESX51i.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 6MB
Format DescriptionThis file format consists of an archive of files that may be decompressed to a directory on the hard drive. The installation can then be done from that directory.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
eb02f7b996a875d00a8bbc8c0cc4fa68
SHA1:
fbf4403b6f75df6067977f36a6bc5c6d7b201cb7
SHA-256:
7e25a0bd6ce582ad27af279c9efbb1596e0a703d4fbd1a8425e4692ab84e4e0d

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

Other versions

7.1.0,A00 31 Mar 20147:21:03 PM
7.2.0,A01 31 Mar 20147:21:03 PM
7.2.0,A00 31 Mar 20147:20:27 PM

Compatible Systems

Supported Operating Systems

VMware ESXi 5.1

Applies to

OpenManageServer Administrator vSphere Installation Bundle (VIB) for ESXi 5.1

Installation instructions

Download
1. Login to the system running VMware vSphere Client
2. Click the Download File link to download the zip file.
3. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation
1. Bring the intended ESXi host into Maintenance Mode
2. For VUM based installs, Select the ESXi host. Click Update Manager, Admin view, Patch Repository, Import Patches and follow the online instructions to upload the patch successfully. The offline bundle is displayed.
3. For other install methods, unzip the offline bundle to extract the vib and metadata.zip.
Use the vib to install Server Administrator software on the desired ESXi host
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