Dell EMC OpenManage Ansible Modules Version 1.0

Dell EMC OpenManage Ansible Modules allows Data Center and IT administrators to use Red Hat Ansible to automate and orchestrate the configuration, deployment, and update of Dell EMC PowerEdge Servers (12th generation of PowerEdge servers and later) by leveraging the management automation capabilities in-built into the integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC).

In addition to dell.com/support, Ansible modules can also be downloaded from https://github.com/dell/Dell-EMC-Ansible-Modules-for-iDRAC . Modules downloaded from this Github location are supported by Dell EMC.

The key features in OpenManage Ansible Modules version 1.0 include:
- Export a server configuration profile (SCP) of Basic Input Output System (BIOS), Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID), Network Interface Controller (NIC), and so on, to a local file path or a network share.
- Import a server configuration profile SCP from a local file path or a network share.
- Support for configuration of BIOS, integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC), NIC, and RAID.
- Support for firmware update.
- Support for viewing firmware inventory details.
- Support for Boot to OS installation media from network location.
- Support for configuring power controls, resetting iDRAC, viewing LC (LC) job status, deleting LC job, deleting LC job queue, exporting LC logs, and configuring system lockdown mode.
- Retrieve the system inventory details.

Fixes & Enhancements

Fixes: N/A

Enhancements: N/A

Version

Version 1.0, A00

Category

Systems Management

Release date

22 Feb 2018

Last Updated

12 Mar 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format: GNU-Zip
File Name: DellEMC_OpenManage_Ansible_Modules_version_1.0.106_A00.tar.gz
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 34.91 KB
Format Description:
This format consists of gnu zip files for software installation.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
514d301d6988cba460a474528d3ba1fa
SHA1:
3ebb2403e070a29eaf75f47f8f92e954bfd1aa09
SHA-256:
2c24f3fe43f1121acc91ad21214b07bb3d5de2009f06d3e185f367e0eb44c32e
File Format: GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name: DellEMC_OpenManage_Ansible_Modules_version_1.0.106_A00.sign
Download Type: HTTP
File Size: 836 Bytes
Format Description:
The GnuPG signature for Red Hat Linux Update Package can be used to authenticate Dell's identity in the correlated Red Hat Linux Update Package.
To ensure the integrity of your download, please verify the checksum value.
MD5:
8d8203a514335830fa3eec5203cb85dd
SHA1:
109bd459c52daf155d401e4d8a596295add9f1a6
SHA-256:
cdacc0ef111f1001e22ffd1776df93bc719cb78d88e1242596a5a13c9edf0660

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

Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
SUSE Linux ES 12
1. Download the extractable DellEMC_OpenManage_Ansible_Modules_version_1.0.106_A00.tar.gz file from the support site.
2. Copy the extractable file to any local directory of Ansible Controller Machine.
3. Run tar -zxvf DellEMC_OpenManage_Ansible_Modules_version_1.0.106_A00.tar.gz.
4. Navigate to the DellEMC_OpenManage_Ansible_Modules_version_1.0.106 directory. library, utils, Copying.txt, Dell_EMC_OpenManage_Ansible_Modules_v1.0-Readme.txt, dellemc_log.conf, install.py, properties.json and uninstall.py files are extracted.
5. Run python install.py. If you are using python version 3.x, then run python3 install.py

Dell EMC OpenManage Ansible Modules version 1.0 is installed successfully

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