Article Number: 000179481
To download Dell OpenManage Server Administrator vSphere Installation Bundle (VIB) according to your ESXi version and your server model.
Rebooting the Host to complete the install
esxcli software vib install -v /vmfs/volumes/[datastore_name]/cross_dell-openmanage-esxi_9.3.0.ESXi670-3465.vib
If you are using the offline bundle, please use below command.
esxcli software vib install -d /vmfs/volumes/[datastore_name]/OM-SrvAdmin-Dell-Web-9.3.0-3465.VIB-ESX67i_A00.zip
On some installation like ESXi 5.1, the ZIP file must be located in /var/log/VMware this can be uploaded to that patch using FileZilla.
If the installation succeeds, the below screen will be displayed:
To access the Dell OpenManage web interface from any computer on the same network as the host.
First you need to download and install OpenManage Server Administrator on your managment/Client system you wish to use to access the remote OMSA.
Once the VIB has been installed on the VMware server, the log collection can be started from the SupportAssist Enterprise console.
The console needs to be installed on a different server. A virtual machine can be used for this.
One the console is installed, the next step is to discover and add the server in the SAE console. Once this is done, the button "Start SupportAssist Collection" will be available for use.
For more information step by step, articles are available.
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PowerEdge, VMware ESX, VMware ESXi, VMware ESXi 5.x, VMware ESXi 6.7.X, VMware ESXi 6.x
21 Feb. 2021