How to identify the iDRAC version embedded in a Dell EMC PowerEdge server

Summary: Most Dell EMC PowerEdge servers have an embedded Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller (iDRAC). This article helps to quickly identify the iDRAC version.

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Symptoms
Most Dell EMC PowerEdge servers have an embedded Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller.

Identify the iDRAC version based on Dell EMC PowerEdge model

The List of Dell EMC PowerEdge Models lists Dell EMC PowerEdge server models including the embedded iDRAC. This will not provide the license level.

Identify iDRAC version using the iDRAC Web Interface

Log in to the iDRAC interface. The default iDRAC IP address 192.168.0.120. Upon login, the version is displayed at the upper left of the iDRAC along with the iDRAC license level.
 

iDRAC9
Figure 1: iDRAC9
 

iDRAC8
Figure 2: iDRAC8
 

In addition to the version of iDRAC embedded in the PowerEdge server model, iDRAC features are available based on the license level. Additional information on licensing is available in the Support for Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 7 (iDRAC7) , Support for Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 8 (iDRAC8) , and Support for Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller 9 (iDRAC9) ; Licensing section.

Cause
Dell EMC
Resolution
Dell Technologies

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Product

DRAC4, DRAC5, iDRAC6, iDRAC7, iDRAC8, iDRAC9

Last Published Date

15 Mar 2021

Version

6

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Solution

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