Dell EMC OpenManage Server Administrator Managed Node for SLES 11, v9.1.0

Dell EMC 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:
None

Enhancements:

The release highlights of Server Administrator are:
1. Support for the following operating systems:
- Support for Suse Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4.

2. Support for the following web browsers:
- Google Chrome - 57, 58
- Mozilla Firefox version - 52, 53
- Internet Explorer 10, 11
- Internet Explorer 10
- Safari version 10.x

3. Support for the following features:
- Support for Java Runtime Environment 8 Update 131.
- Upgraded Tomcat version to 8.5.15.
- Minimum supported TLS version is TLSv1.1.
- Encryption Ciphers list has been updated as per OWASP Apache Tomcat Security Standards.
- Supports NVDIMM (Non Volatile DIMM) monitoring in PowerEdge 14G servers.
- Supports System Configuration Lockdown Mode in PowerEdge 14G servers.
- Supports "Full Power Cycle" capability under BIOS settings which enables DC Power cycle followed by AC Power cycle of the auxiliary components (includes iDRAC, CPLD, etc.).
- Server Administrator Shared Service which is used to invoke the Inventory Collector would be disabled by default during installation of Server Administrator. In order to invoke Inventory Collector explicitly customer should enable it through Server Administrator command line interface.

NOTE: For the list of supported operating systems and servers, see the OpenManage Systems Software Support Matrix in the required version of OpenManage Software at dell.com/openmanagemanuals.


NOTE: For more information about any features, see the OpenManage Server Administrator context-sensitive online Help.

4. Added new functionalities in Storage Management:
- Support for setting the critical threshold and warning threshold for available spare and alert generation.
- Support for the following Intel Cliffdale devices are added: P4500, and P4600.
- Support for CAPONE V2 (BOSS) device.

Version

Version 9.1.0, A00

Category

Systems Management

Release date

13 Dec 2017

Last Updated

14 Mar 2018

Importance

Available formats

File Format:GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name:OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-9.1.0-2757.SLES11.x86_64_A00.tar.gz.sign
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 0.2 KB
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:
31116126fbcf833299f75fbba70f2cfd
SHA1:
24dc60bd879b9f13527d817f54c94da264065220
SHA-256:
ab9b4602524e873aa960aef4c2aa966a50d8ec6140f9f9cd6f73b855974d3a4f
File Format:GNU-Zip
File Name:OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-LX-9.1.0-2757.SLES11.x86_64_A00.tar.gz
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 157 MB
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:
f3cb1e7ba14a05bf04ec165c00d27d27
SHA1:
d4a75da5ccc5f0ec83e15118710de77cd53873e0
SHA-256:
716900231c2d6eed7b52136fd4ae6befff78df3ec7ff109fa3a12243b6fbb9e6

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

Supported Operating Systems
Novell SuSE Linux ES 11
Applies to
OpenManage Server Administrator Managed Node (SLES 11 - 64bit)
Installation instructions
Download
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.

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