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SupportAssist for Server and SupportAssist plug-ins have been replaced with SupportAssist Enterprise (Standalone install or a Virtual Appliance*).
SupportAssist for Server and SupportAssist plugins and are old legacy products which do not get any security updates/bug fixes/etc for past several years. Dell recommended moving to the latest product versions to get the best of Dell SupportAssist's to get proactive, predictive support and bug fixes, security vulnerability fixes.
OpenManage Essentials version 2.5 is the final release. OpenManage Essentials will not support future PowerEdge servers and no further product enhancements will be added. Dell EMC recommends migration to OpenManage Enterprise for future management of your Dell EMC devices.
OpenManage Essentials has been replaced with OpenManage Enterprise.
OpenManage Enterprise is a systems management and monitoring application that provides a comprehensive view of the Dell EMC servers, chassis, storage, and network switches on the enterprise network.
*Standalone SupportAssist Supports legacy Dell Products with options to connect to OpenManage Enterprise and OpenManage Essentials using adapters.
*Virtual Appliance Supports both Dell EMC and legacy Dell products and connects to OpenManage Enterprise using an adapter.
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