Dell Lifecycle Controller Integration, v1.3

Dell Lifecycle Controller Integration for Microsoft System Center
Configuration Manager (DLCI for ConfigMgr) enables the administrators to
use the ConfigMgr console to leverage the remote enablement capabilities of
Dell Lifecycle Controllers (DLC), which is available as part of integrated Dell
Remote Access Contoller (iDRAC).

Fixes & Enhancements

Enhancements :
1.Platform Restore task for Exporting or Importing system profiles to System's vFlash card or to an external location.
2.Configuring Part Replacement properties for a system or a collection.
3.View and export the Lifecycle Controller logs for a collection.
4.Configure Network Interface Cards (NICs) and Converged Network Adapters(CNAs) for all the systems in a collection.
5.Configure iDRAC for all the systems in a collection.
6.Firmware updates for a system or a collection from Dell's FTP site (
7.Schedule the Firmware updates for a system or a collection.
8.Import Lifecycle Controller enabled Dell PowerEdge servers in to ConfigMgr manually.
9.Import system variables (present in a Comma Separated Values (CSV) file) to systems provisioned in the ConfigMgr console.
10.Support for Active Directory based authentication for iDRAC to discover, view and configure systems.
11.Configure Certificate Authority(CA) and Common Name(CN) verification checks for DLCI communication with targets.


Version 1.3, A00


Lifecycle Controller – Legacy

Release date

10 Dec 2011

Last Updated

11 Sep 2014


Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:DLCI_1.3.0_A00_ZPE.exe
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 16 MB
Format Description:This file contains a compressed (or zipped) set of files. Download the file to a folder on your hard drive, and then run (double-click) it to unzip the set of files. Follow the instructions to complete the installation.
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Supported Operating Systems
Windows Server 2008 x64
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2003 x64
Applies to
Lifecycle Controller Integration
Installation instructions
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. Click Continue.
3. Specify the location to unzip the files.
4. Click OK to extract files. After the files are extracted the message all files were successfully unzipped will appear.
5. Click OK to exit from the installer.
1. Browse to the folder where the files are unziped.
2. Double click the .msi package and follow the instructions.
Warning: Do not turn off your computer or disconnect from your power source while updating the BIOS or you may harm your computer. During the update, your computer will restart and you will briefly see a black screen.

This driver has been tested by both the independent software vendor (ISV) and Dell on the operating systems, graphics cards, and application supported by your device to ensure maximum compatibility and performance. Details

Dell recommends applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).