How To Install Dell OpenManage 5.3 on Citrix XenServer 4.1 and have it listed in a central OpenManage Management System
A few months ago I posted an article on how to install Dell OpenManage on a Citrix XenServer. Since then I’ve been wanting to have the Xen servers appear in our central OpenManage Management System so we can get central alerting of hardware issues. I’ve discovered a few gotcha’s along the way, and figured it’d be a good idea to post one consolidated how-to for anyone interested.
This article pulls heavily on vendor documentation, but let me stress that as of the posting of this how-to, neither Citrix nor Dell officially support running OpenManage on a XenServer.
For reference, here are the documents I’ve used:
To learn more and to read the entire article, please refer to the rest of the article at its source: geekpoet: HowTo Install Dell OpenManage 5.3 on Citrix XenServer 4.1 and have it listed in a central OpenManage Management System