Dell Modular Disk (MD) Storage Array Management Pack Suite for SCOM, v.6.0

The Dell MD Storage Array Management Pack Suite v6.0 for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2012 R2, Microsoft System Center 2012 SP1 Operations Manager, Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations Manager, and Microsoft System Center Operations Manager 2007 R2 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. In addition to improved availability, the Management Pack enhances the ability to monitor and manage the hardware in a single management solution.

The version 6.0 release consists of:
• Dell_MD_StorageArray_Management_Pack_Suite_x86_x64.exe - The installer for installing Dell MDStorage Management Pack Suite.
• DellMPv60_MDStorageArray_IG.pdf - contains installation and upgrade instructions for user to get started on using the Dell MD Storage Array Management Pack effectively.
• DellMPv60_MDStorageArrayMP_Readme.txt - Readme contains more details on Management of Dell PowerVault MD Storage Arrays.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes
- Not Applicable

Enhancements

1. Added support for the following Dell PowerVault MD Storage Arrays: MD3800f, MD3800i, MD3820f, MD3820i, MD3860f, MD3860i, MD3400, MD3420, MD3460
2. Added support for Controller Firmware: 08.10.
3. Added support for SNMP Traps from MD Storage Arrays for Microsoft System Center 2012 Operations manager consoles.
4. Added support for new recovery failures.
5. Revised and updated knowledge articles for recovery failures.

Version

Version 6.0, A00

Category

Systems Management

Release date

27 Nov 2014

Last Updated

08 Dec 2014

Importance

Available formats

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File Name:Dell_MD_StorageArray_Management_Pack_Suite_v6.0_A00.exe
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Other versions
5.0,A00 27 Mar 20133:23:14 AM
Supported Operating Systems
Windows Server 2008 x64
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Server 2008 x86
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2003 x64
Applies to
Modular Disk (MD) Storage Array Management Pack for System Center Operations Manager
Installation instructions
Custom Instructions for Dell_MD_StorageArray_Management_Pack_Suite_v6.0_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\6.0. 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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