Dell EMC OpenManage Integration Version 1.1.0 with Microsoft Windows Admin Center User’s Guide


The following table defines or identifies abbreviations and acronyms used in this document.

Table 1. GlossaryThe following table defines or identifies abbreviations and acronyms used in this document.
Abbreviations/ Acronyms Definition
OMIMSWAC—OpenManage Integration with Microsoft Windows Admin Center Dell EMC OpenManage Integration with Microsoft Windows Admin Center (OMIMSWAC) enables IT administrators to manage the PowerEdge servers as hosts, Microsoft Failover Clusters created with PowerEdge servers, and Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI) created by using the Dell EMC Solutions for Microsoft Azure Stack HCI. OMIMSWAC simplifies the tasks of IT administrators by remotely managing the PowerEdge servers and clusters throughout their life cycle.
BIOS Basic Input or Output System.

BIOS is firmware that is embedded on a small memory chip on the computer's system board or motherboard. It acts as an interface between the computer's hardware and the operating system. BIOS also contains instructions that the computer uses to perform basic instructions such as whether to boot from network or hard disk drive

Console The management application a user utilizes to perform remote platform management tasks.
DRM—Dell EMC Repository Manager Dell EMC Repository Manager (DRM) is an application within the Dell OpenManage portfolio that allows IT Administrators to easily manage system updates. Dell Repository Manager provides a searchable interface used to create custom software collections known as bundles and repositories of Dell Update Packages (DUPs).
DSU—Dell EMC System Update Utility Dell EMC System Update (DSU) is a script-optimized update deployment tool for applying Dell Update Packages (DUP) to Dell EMC target nodes.
FQDN Fully Qualified Domain Name.
Gateway administrators Gateway administrators can configure who gets access as well as how users authenticate to the gateway. Only gateway administrators can view and configure the Access settings in Windows Admin Center. Local administrators on the gateway machine are always administrators of the Windows Admin Center gateway service.
Gateway system Windows Admin Center installed as a gateway on a Windows server.
Gateway user Gateway users can connect to the Windows Admin Center gateway service to manage servers through that gateway, but they can't change access permissions nor the authentication mechanism used to authenticate to the gateway.
Windows 10 gateway system Windows Admin Center installed as a gateway on a Windows 10 OS.
HCI Hyper-Converged Infrastructure.
IC—Dell EMC Inventory Collector Inventory Collector is used to inventory the target system, compare the results against a Repository or Catalog and only deploy the updates that are required.
iDRAC Integrated Dell Remote Access Controller.
IPMI Intelligent Platform Management Interface
LED Light Emitting Diode
NIC Network Interface Card also known as Network Interface Controller
Offline - Dell EMC Repository Manager Catalog Recommended when the DRM repositories are available in a shared location and is applicable for all managed devices by OMIMSWAC in data centers with no Internet connectivity.
Online (HTTPs) - Dell EMC Azure Stack HCI Solution Catalog The firmware and driver update catalogs for Dell EMC Solutions for Azure Stack HCI catalog provides a catalog of all validated versions of the ready node and AHCI components.

Recommended for Azure Stack HCI clusters (created using Dell EMC Microsoft Storage Spaces Direct Ready Nodes and Dell EMC appliance for Azure Stack HCI) and for Azure Stack HCI servers.

Online (HTTPs) - Dell EMC Enterprise Catalog Recommended for PowerEdge servers.
Online (HTTPs) - Dell EMC MX Solution Catalog Recommended for MX models of PowerEdge servers.

Serial Advanced Technology Attachment interface that is meant to replace the aging PATA technology.

USB Universal Serial Bus
UI User Interface
<Windows Directory> C:\Windows

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