OneCommand Manager for VMware vCenter Server

OneCommand Manager for VMware vCenter Server

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Comprehensive streamlined administration of Emulex adapters from VMware vCenter Server management console
OneCommand Manager for VMware vCenter Server is a software plug-in that integrates real-time lifecycle management of adapters provided by Emulex into the VMware vCenter console, using the desktop client or the vSphere Web Client. This tight integration centralizes and simplifies virtualization management.

OneCommand Manager for VMware vCenter Server builds on Emulex Common Information Model (CIM) providers and established OneCommand Manager features to proactively address key data center issues and improve operational efficiency across VMware hosts and clusters. The core functionality delivered includes HBA management, online firmware flashing, configuration updates, adapter diagnostics, plus flexible graphical and command line interfaces.

IT administrators can use OneCommand Manager for VMware vCenter Server to help accelerate adapter and network deployments, optimize configurations, increase availability and lower costs for VMware host systems.

Administrators can use OneCommand Manager for VMware vCenter Server with either the vCenter desktop client or the vSphere Web Client.

Key Benefits

  • Centrally manage adapters provided by Emulex from the VMware vCenter console using either the desktop client or vSphere Web Client
  • Respond quickly to infrastructure changes
  • Streamline and automate network adapter deployment and updates
  • Increase systems availability with online update, configuration and diagnostic tools

Key Features

  • Runs with either the vCenter desktop client or the vSphere Web Client
  • Real-time lifecycle management of adapters provided by Emulex and ports via host, VMware cluster and fabric-centric views
  • Update HBA firmware and boot code for individual hosts and across VMware clusters without server interruption
  • Set and modify global driver parameters for Fibre Channel adapters provided by Emulex
  • Change World Wide Name settings
  • View initiators, targets and logical unit numbers (LUNs) for FC ports
  • Reset FC adapter ports
  • Run diagnostic tests on adapters provided by Emulex
  • Create and export network reports
  • Extensive GUI and CLI interfaces

Lifecycle Status

Active

Specification Value
Lifecycle Active
Distrib. Inventory No
OS Support VMware vSphere
Industry Standards FC-MI, FC-SP

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