Dell OpenManage Server Administrator Managed Node (SLES 11 - 64bit), 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

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 8.5, A00


Systems Management

Release date

20 Mar 2017

Last Updated

30 May 2017


Available formats

File Format:GNU-Zip
File Name:OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-8.5.0-2372.SLES11.x86_64_A00.tar.gz
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 208 MB
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File Format:GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name:OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-8.5.0-2372.SLES11.x86_64_A00.tar.gz.sign
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 0.2 KB
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To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.

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 20166:33:36 AM
8.3,A00 29 Mar 20168:18:22 AM
8.2,A00 15 Sep 20153:43:15 AM
8.1.1,A00 15 Jun 20159:18:18 AM
8.1,A00 07 Apr 20153:10:37 PM
8.0.2,A00 03 Dec 201412:11:52 PM
7.4.1,A00 02 Dec 20141:21:20 PM
8.0.1,A00 10 Sep 201411:02:13 AM
7.4,A00 11 Mar 20145:52:55 AM
7.3,A00 27 Jun 20136:02:03 AM
7.2.0,A01 11 Jan 20137:43:19 PM
7.2.0,A00 18 Dec 201210:43:51 AM
7.1.0,A00 04 Jul 20128:51:17 AM
7.0.2,A00 23 May 20127:27:40 PM
7.0.0,A00 06 Mar 20121:25:07 PM
Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
Applies to
OpenManage Server Administrator Managed Node (SLES 11 - 64bit)
Installation instructions
1. Click the Download File 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. cd to the directory where the tar.gz is downloaded.
2. Run tar -zxvf on the tar.gz to unzip the contents into the current directory.

1. Login as root to the system and cd to the directory with the unzipped contents.
2. Run ./ and follow the guided installation steps.
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.