White Papers for iDRAC9 with Lifecycle Controller Technology

White Papers for iDRAC9 with Lifecycle Controller Technology


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General Overview
OS Deployment
Active Directory Integration & Certificates
Networking and I/O configuration Updates Monitoring and Alerting
Scripting and Server Configuration Profiles Storage & PERC SupportAssist & Part Replacement
BIOS and UEFI Security iDRAC Service Module (iSM)


General Overview

Dell EMC PowerEdge Software Server Licensing (New for 14G)
Systems Management Overview Guide v15


Networking and I/O configuration

(Direct from Dev) Network Switch Connection View (New for 14G)
iDRAC Connection View (VIDEO) (New for 14G)
Understand Network Adapters Relationship with iDRAC (New for 14G)
Managing IO Identity and Server State Information
Optimizing I/O Identity and Applying Persistence Policy on Network and Fibre Channel Adapters
Retrieving Server OS Networking Information through iDRAC
Understanding PreBoot Networking on Dell PowerEdge Servers
Configuring BIOS and NIC Using RACADM through Dell iDRAC
Converged Network Adapters with NIC, iSCSI, and FCoE Support
OS to BMC Pass-through operation
FCoE Boot Configuration Setup on Intel Card
FCoE boot using Broadcom card
Network IO Identity
Reinitiate Auto-Discovery
Remote NIC Configuration Management

Scripting and Server Configuration Profiles

RESTful NIC and HBA Management with iDRAC RESTful API (New for 14G)
RESTful Storage Management with iDRAC RESTful API (New for 14G)
AutoConfig - Enabling rapid configuration of Dell servers using DHCP (Updated)
Implementation of the DMTF Redfish API on Dell EMC PowerEdge Servers (updated)
RESTful Server Configuration with iDRAC REST API (Updated Oct 2018)
Understanding Physical Computer System View Profile Implementation
Lifecycle Controller Workflow Optimization
Lifecycle Controller 2 Web Services Interface Guide (WS-Man Scripting Guide) for Linux (Jan 2017)
Creating Applications using the WSMAN API
Methods to Save and Restore PowerEdge Server Configuration Settings and Firmware Images
Using Filter Dialects with the WSMAN API
Automatic Backup Server Profile
Creating and Managing Server Configuration Profiles
Hardware Inventory Viewing Script
How to Build Inventory Reports
iDRAC Cloning
Import and Export Server Profiles
Server Configuration Profile - XML File Structure (files )

BIOS and UEFI

Configure Server Boot options on 14th Generation Dell EMC PowerEdge Servers (New for 14G)
Configuring Low-Latency Environments in PowerEdge Servers
Defining a Secure Boot Policy

OS deployment

Streamlined OS deployment using bootable USB devices and Lifecycle Controller
Unattended Installation of Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 Operating System on Dell PowerEdge Servers Using iDRAC With Lifecycle Controller
Unattended Installation of Windows 2012 (12G and 13G)
Operating System Deployment in PowerEdge Servers
Operating Systems Deployment using iSCSI or FCOE LUN

Updates

Lifecycle Controller with Dell Repository Manager
PowerEdge Updates with Repository Manager Best Practices Guide
Recommended Workflow for Performing Firmware Updates on PowerEdge Servers
Using Dell Repository Manager to create a Bootable ISO and perform updates

Storage & PERC

Online Capacity Expansion (OCE) and RAID-Level Migration (RLM) of VDs using PERC 9 & PERC 10 (New for 14G)
Understanding Real Time Storage Configuration for PERC9

Security

Improved Server Security with iDRAC9 and SELinux
Improved Security of iDRAC9 via SMBv2 protocol
Dell EMC iDRAC Response to Vulnerabilities Described in CVE-2018-1249, CVE-2018-1244, CVE-2018-1212, CVE-2018-1243 (updated Sept 2018)
(Video) Secure Boot Configuration and Certificate Management using RACADM
(Video) Secure Boot Configuration and Certificate Management using WSMAN
Managing Web Server Certificates on iDRAC

Active Directory Integration & Certificates

Integrate iDRAC8 with Active Directory

Monitoring and Alerting

Pre-failure alerts provided by Dell server systems management

Support Assist & Part Replacement

SupportAssist Collections on Dell EMC’s 14th generation of PowerEdge servers (New for 14G)
SupportAssist on Dell EMC’s 14th generation of PowerEdge servers (New for 14G)




Article ID: SLN311065

Last Date Modified: 03/18/2019 10:10 AM


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