This document contains updated information about Dell EMC OpenManage Plug-in Version 3.0 for Nagios XI.
Dell EMC OpenManage Plug-in version 3.0 for Nagios XI provides capabilities for Out-of-Band (Agent-Free) management of 12th and later generations of PowerEdge Servers, Modular Infrastructure, Hyper-Converged Infrastructure (HCI), Datacenter Scalable Solutions(DSS), Storage and Networking devices. This plug-in provides complete hardware-level visibility including detailed inventory, health status (both overall and component-level health status) and SNMP trap monitoring for supported devices. PowerEdge Servers, DSS and HCI are monitored using a combination of Redfish based RESTful APIs, WSMan APIs and/or SNMP protocol provided by iDRAC with Lifecycle Controller. In addition, out-of-band monitoring of Dell EMC Modular Infrastructure is supported using the WSMan APIs and SNMP protocol provided by Chassis Management Controller (CMC), whereas Dell EMC Storage and Networking devices are monitored using the SNMP protocol only. One-to-One web console launch of the respective element managers for iDRAC, Modular Infrastructure, Storage and Network devices is also supported by the OpenManage Plug-in to perform further troubleshooting, configuration and management activities.