Your favorite IT manager – OpenManage Essentials – is into networking now
It wasn’t that long ago you were first introduced. Dell OpenManage Essentials appeared on the scene in beta in November 2011, and was welcomed as version 1.0 in the spring of 2012. On November 14, 2012, and with more than 40,000 registered software downloads, Dell OpenManage Essentials v1.2 overwhelmingly became your new manager.
Fast forward through the many additional capabilities and enhanced features you and other customers have relied upon – simplifying the monitoring and management of your Dell and 3rd party infrastructure; automating the most essential and frequently performed IT management tasks; and ensuring the availability of your servers and workloads. On July 5, 2016, OpenManage Essentials v2.2 was made available for download at http://marketing.dell.com/ome-software, including several new features developed as a response to the rapid customer-adoption of FX2 modular infrastructure, Dell’s innovative game changer.
Network set-up is simplified, device management scales
OpenManage Essentials v2.2 now employs template-based processes to automate and replicate the assignment of VLANs during blades provisioning – reducing deployment time, steps and the potential for errors. And a visual mapping display of blade I/O ports and IOA ports further simplifies the assignment of VLAN settings for FX2 and M1000e modular infrastructure.
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