DCImanager

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General information

DCImanager is a control panel for data-center management. DCImanager allows you to manage servers, VLAN, and all the necessary components from a single point of access, automate server deployment and server provisioning, inventorize active servers and those on stand-by, keep track of electricity consumption and traffic, automatically add new equipment, as well as reboot servers remotely. Receive full information about your DC as a whole and every server in particular!

Who can use it?

DCImanager can be used by data-center owners, and service providers who have server equipment or separate racks in a data center.

Main features

DCImanager delivers the following functionality:

  • Automatic OS deployment on a dedicated server
  • Server diagnostics and recovery mode
  • Automatic server search
  • Data-center map
  • Equipment management
  • VLAN management
  • Resource consumption reports (power, traffic, etc.)

Versions

  • DCImanager can be used to manage a large number of servers, and provides practically all the functions a service provider may need. The main difference from DCImanager Enterprise is the absence of a data center map.
  • DCImanager Enterprise is an individual solution tailored to particular needs. DCImanager Enterprise can be customized to offer one-of-a-kind functionality, so a service provider can get a custom-made solution which addresses his needs.

The main advantages of the Enterprise version

Inventory

  • Complete serves and spares accounting and tracking;
  • Equipment delivery tracking;
  • "Вecomposing" servers into spare parts:
  • Replacing server components with spare parts from warehouse;
  • Keep track of such replacements;

Data center map

  • Racks map;
  • Racks temperature map;
  • Keep track of Free and occupied spaces in racks;
  • Racks and equipment map;
  • Hit map;

Power consumption statistics

  • Total power consumption per data center;
  • Power consumption per server;

UPS management

  • Support of uninterrupted power supply ;
  • UPS change notification (switch to battery);
  • Take the reading of UPS;

Switch management

  • Support of SNMP switches;
  • Take the reading of switches.