Dell OpenManageServer Administrator vSphere Installation Bundle (VIB) for ESXi 6.0, v8.5

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

Fixes: N/A

Enhancements:
The release highlights of Server Administrator are:

Support for logging the unmonitored sensor events. For more information, see Managed system preferences.

1. Support for the following web browsers:
a. Internet Explorer 9, 10, 11
b. Google Chrome 51, 52, 53
c. Safari 9.1
d. Mozilla Firefox 50

2. Support for the following features:
a. Support for Java Runtime Environment 8 Update 112
b. SD card support for 32 GB and 64 GB

Version

Version 8.5, A00

Category

Systems Management

Release date

20 Mar 2017

Last Updated

30 May 2017

Importance

Available formats

File Format:Hard-Drive
File Name:OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-8.5.0-2372.VIB-ESX60i_A00.zip
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 9 MB
Format Description:This 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:
b5a7a4e42def8d52e5ca33478c0c9168
SHA1:
26907b84567db5b44a3edf216202562deaff3663
SHA-256:
bddfac6bda33988ec1f627ec8eb84f311a4e8daee1980c98c17001df5137924f

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

Other versions
9.1.0,A00 13 Dec 20177:08:42 AM
8.4,A00 10 Oct 20166:34:59 AM
8.3,A00 29 Mar 20168:20:05 AM
8.2,A00 15 Sep 20157:30:34 AM
8.1.1,A00 19 Aug 20154:15:31 PM
8.1,A00 07 Apr 20153:11:59 PM
Applies to
OpenManageServer Administrator vSphere Installation Bundle (VIB) for ESXi 6.0
Installation instructions
Download
1. Click the Download File link to download the zip file.
2. When the File Download window appears, click Save to save the file to your hard drive.

Installation
1. Login to the system running VMware Vsphere Client or vCenter-Server
2. Bring the intended ESXi host into Maintenance Mode
3. Unzip the offline bundle to extract the vib and metadata.zip. Use the vib to install Server Administrator software on the desired ESXi host
# esxcli software vib install --vibname
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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 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.