Dell OpenManage Server Administrator Managed Node (RHEL6 ) Patch , V8.0.1.1

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

OM is a patch for OM 8.0.1, which supports Dell's 13th generation of Wave1 systems on the Windows and Linux operating systems. The patch resolves the following issues:
1.Inventory Collector Windows Fix : Tape Device is not getting reported in Windows with OMSA version 7.4.1.
2.OMSS: VD, Fan, EMM, Battery, Power Supplies and Temperatures information are not showing on MIB
3.OMSS:OMSA session logs out when trying to import secure VD by providing suggested passphrase
4.In OMSS, the PCIe devices are not seen when at least two Backplanes present on the system with one of them PCIeSSD SEP. Issue surfaces only when more than one BackPlane exist on the system.


Version, A00


Systems Management

Release date

18 Nov 2014

Last Updated

18 Nov 2014


Available formats

File Format:GNU-Zip
File Name:OM8011_RHEL6.tar.gz
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 24 MB
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File Format:GnuPG Signature for Linux Update Package
File Name:OM8011_RHEL6.tar.gz.sign
Download Type:HTTP
File Size: 0.2 KB
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Supported Operating Systems
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
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 applying this update during your next scheduled update cycle. The update contains feature enhancements or changes that will help keep your system software current and compatible with other system modules (firmware, BIOS, drivers and software).