Dell OpenManage Connection for HP Operations Manager

Dell OpenManage Connection for HP Operations Manager


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Overview:

Dell Smart Plug-in for HP Operations Manager enables the data center customers to monitor Dell devices in environments managed by HP Operations Manager console. Dell Smart Plug-in protects an IT organization’s existing investment in HP Operations Manager console and helps ease the integration and management of Dell devices.

Key Product Features:

  • Discovery, Classification and Monitoring of Dell PowerEdge Servers, Integrated Dell Remote Access Controllers (iDRACs), Dell Modular Infrastructure, Workstation, Dell Storage arrays and Network Switches
  • Provides Agent-free, Out-of-Band server monitoring leveraging embedded iDRAC with Lifecycle Controller
  • SNMP event monitoring and automatic event correlation support for quicker fault detection and resolution
  • Link and Launch 1:1 and 1:Many Dell consoles directly from HP Operations Manager console to perform further troubleshooting, configuration or management activities
  • Associates Dell devices (blade servers/storage/switches) to a specific system chassis for enhanced blade server management in a Chassis.

What’s new in this release:

  • Support for HP Operations Manager 9.0 Management Server on Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Monitoring of the following Dell devices:
    • Dell 13th Generation of PowerEdge Servers
    • Dell iDRAC8 devices using the Dell Connections License Manager (DCLM)
    • Dell Precision Rack Workstation
    • Dell N-Series Network Switches
  • Support for the following Dell device specific one-to-one consoles:
    • Dell OpenManage Switch Administrator console
    • Dell Switch Telnet tool
  • Link and Launch One-to-Many Dell OpenManage Network Manager (OMNM) console for advanced management of Dell Networking Switches directly from HPOM console
  • View warranty information for new supported devices
  • Auto-correlation of SNMP traps for N-Series, M-Series, S-Series and Z-Series switches
  • Upgrade from previous version of Smart Plug-In (Version 3.0 and 4.0) to the latest 4.1 version

Key Business Benefits:

  • Protects existing investment in HP Operations Manager product to easily integrate and monitor Dell hardware within customer’s infrastructure
  • Improves operational efficiency and flexibility in managing large heterogeneous data center environment
  • Increases productivity by reducing the time to maintain, monitor and troubleshoot any issue in hardware infrastructure
  • Helps make informed and rapid decisions impacting the availability of data center resources

Product Licensing & SKUs:

Dell Smart Plug-in for HP Operations Manager is available as a Software download offered at NO CHARGE for customers who elect monitoring Dell PowerEdge servers (10G through 13G) and Workstations via in-band (OMSA agent installed in the Operating System) method, chassis, storage and networking devices.

Customers who want to take advantage of Agent-free, Out-of-Band server management via iDRAC with LC, need to purchase a license key and then use the Dell Connections License Manager (DCLM) to import those licenses in order to monitor the server nodes. This out-of-band management technology allows IT administrators to effectively monitor Dell systems with increased availability from any location, and without the use of agents. It accomplishes this regardless of operating system or hypervisor presence or state.

Licensing SKUs:

Description ABU SKU EMEA SKU APJ SKU
Dell smart Plug-In HPOM, 1 Node 421-9419 529-10059 529- 10056
Dell smart Plug-In HPOM, 1 Node Dell Smart Plug-In for HPOM, Up to 100 Nodes 421- 9418 529-10058 529- 10055
Dell Smart Plug-In For HPOM, Up to 250 Nodes 421- 9417 529-10057 529- 10054
Dell Smart Plug-In For HPOM, Unlimited Nodes 421-9416 529-10060 529-10053

Table 1:SKUs

For additional information, please contact a Dell Sales Representative.

Supported Dell Devices:

  • Dell PowerEdge Servers (10th Generation to 13th Generation)
  • Dell Remote Access Controllers:
    • Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 8 (iDRAC8)
    • Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 7 (iDRAC7)
    • Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 6 (iDRAC6)
    • Dell Remote Access Controller 5 (DRAC5)
  • Dell Precision Rack Workstation
  • Dell Storage Arrays:
    • Dell EqualLogic PS-Series Storage Arrays
    • Dell PowerVault MD Storage Arrays
    • Dell PowerVault NX Storage Arrays (10th Generation to 12th Generation)
    • Dell Compellent Storage Arrays
  • Dell Modular Infrastructure:
    • Dell PowerEdge VRTX
    • Dell PowerEdge M1000e
    • Dell PowerEdge FX2/FX2s
  • Dell Network Switch Devices:
    • M-Series
    • S-Series
    • Z-Series
    • N-Series
    • 8000/8100 Series

Product Download:

Download Documentation
Dell Smart Plug-in Version 4.1 (latest)

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Dell Smart Plug-in Version 4.0

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Dell Smart Plug-in Version 3.0

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Dell Smart Plug-in Version 2.1

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Dell Smart Plug-in Version 1.1

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Dell Smart Plug-in Version 1.0

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Table 2:Product Download

Technical Articles & Whitepapers:
Agent-Free Monitoring of PowerEdge 12th Generation Servers Using Dell SPI for HP Operations Manager
Periodic Health Monitoring Of Dell PowerEdge, Dell PowerVault Servers, Dell Remote Access Controller (DRAC’s), And Chassis
Periodic Health Monitoring of Dell EqualLogic PS-Series Storage Arrays, Dell PowerVault MD Storage Arrays
Monitoring of Dell Remote Access Controller (DRAC) DRAC/MC and Chassis Management Controller (CMC)
Server-Dell Remote Access Controller (DRAC)-Chassis Association
Setting up HP Operations Manager for Agent-Free Monitoring of Dell PowerEdge 12th Generation Servers
Classification of Dell PowerEdge 12th Generation Servers using iDRAC7 in HP Operations Manager for Windows
Taking Advantage of Agent-Free Monitoring of Dell PowerEdge 12th Generation Servers using HP Operations Manager for Windows
Dell Smart Plug-in (SPI) v2.0 for HP Operations Manager(HPOM) for Windows White Paper

Videos:


Youtube Video 1: Overview of Dell Smart Plug-in v4.1 for HP Operations Manager Version 9.0 for Microsoft Windows


Youtube Video 2: Overview of Dell Smart Plug-in v4.0 for HP Operations Manager Version 9.0 for Microsoft Windows


Youtube Video 3: Configuring Dell Smart Plug-in for HP Operations Manager Version 9.0 for Microsoft Windows


Youtube Video 4: Installation of Dell Smart Plug-in for HP Operations Manager Version 9.0 for Microsoft Windows


Youtube Video 5: Overview of Dell Smart Plug-in Version 3.0 for HP Operations Manager Version 9.0 for Microsoft Windows





Article ID: SLN312292

Last Date Modified: 08/14/2018 06:06 AM


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