Intel® Data Center Manager (Intel® DCM) Console

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3/3/2022

Introduction

Intel® Data Center Manager (Intel® DCM) Console (v4.1).

Available Downloads

  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS*, Ubuntu 20.04 LTS*, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.4*, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.9*, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5*, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2*
  • Size: 189.7 MB
  • SHA1: 938E084BBAA2596FCFBE6335E38D0341F58A732D
  • Size: 66 B
  • SHA1: E63E53D759E7309EABFB48E9952FB282EB5F6BDF
  • Windows Server 2012 family*, Windows Server 2012 R2 family*, Windows Server 2022 family*, Windows Server 2016 family*, Windows Server 2019 family*
  • Size: 215.2 MB
  • SHA1: 6358AA1F1C600EA47947AAB3583A0C8C5E1C0A69
  • Size: 66 B
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  • Ubuntu Family*, Windows Server 2012 family*, Windows Server 2012 R2 family*, CentOS Linux Family*, SUSE Linux Family*, Red Hat Linux Family*, Windows Server 2016 family*, Windows Server 2019 family*
  • Size: 2.6 MB
  • SHA1: 83B6DDC9D7F060CA465C1F2505F3A3A3ADE6E06C

Detailed Description

Overview

Intel® Data Center Manager (Intel® DCM) is a solution with a web console and RESTful APIs that allow you to monitor and manage the health, power consumption, and thermal efficiency of the servers and IT devices in your data center.

Intel® DCM Console can be used for free with Intel® Server Products that include the AXXRMM4Lite remote management module, and also includes a 30-day trial license for use with other devices.

If you have any questions or need support setting up Intel® DCM, please contact dcmsupport@intel.com

 


What’s new in version 4.1

  • Discover and model GPU (experimental)
  • Support HP Synergy chassis
  • Support Brocade fiber switch with RX/TX power level threshold
  • Support Huawei storage devices
  • Support Dell 15G servers
  • Support additional Cisco network devices
  • Allow extending metrics for PCC telemetry data
  • Support report for max power
  • Support report scope filter based on custom attribute
  • Support linking from 3rd party software to UI pages in DCM
  • Support Windows Server 2022
  • Support Debian 11
  • Usability Improvements
  • Security enhancements

What’s new in version 4.0.1

  • Intel® Data Center Manager Console 4.0.1 has been updated to use Log4j version 2.17.

What’s new in version 4.0

  • Warranty expiration notification
  • Offline mode for devices
  • Support firmware version for hard disk and host NIC on Intel servers
  • Mount ISO image for HP* / Dell* / Lenovo* servers
  • Detect new firmware for Intel servers
  • Update firmware, change BIOS settings, mount ISO for Intel servers through Redfish*
  • Redfish based firmware update for HP / Dell servers
  • Support additional component inventory / health for H3C and Netapp storage
  • Support Intel Whitley servers
  • Manage Dell iDRAC 7 / Cisco servers through Redfish
  • Manage Oracle* servers through SSH protocol
  • Manage Gigabyte* blade chassis through IPMI protocol
  • Support Enlogic* PDU
  • Support EMC Connectrix* DS4100B switch
  • Support Cisco* ASA 5525 firewall
  • Mapping between switch port and managed devices
  • Auto login to server BMC to simplify accessing KVM (experimental)
  • Enhanced report (group scope, capacity report, CSV support, etc.)
  • Event Statistic
  • High Availability through DB replication and manual failover
  • API enhancement (capacity and utilization data for space / power / weight, get device location)
  • Monitor switch port utilization with threshold-based notification
  • Support “IPMI Dump” as part of the diagnostic tools
  • Usability Improvements
  • Security enhancements

What’s new in version 3.9.1

  • Updated third-party components to address newly identified CVEs.

What’s new in version 3.9

  • Network port status monitor and change alert
  • Hard power off single server
  • Health monitor with component instance level details
  • Match keywords in device SEL log
  • Consolidated firmware inventory
  • Batch provisioning task sequences for Intel Purley servers
  • Support additional inventory for Intel Purley servers: Backplane
  • Restore BIOS settings to default for Intel Purley servers
  • Redfish*-based firmware update for SMC Purley* servers
  • Health monitoring for additional network / storage devices: F5* switch, NetApp* storage, Arista* switches, Mellanox* switches, H3C* switches
  • Component firmware version distribution and outlier (BIOS, PSU, Backplane)
  • Reports support
  • Archive events
  • Enhanced RESTful API (link devices to discovery task, custom attributes management)
  • Device diagnostics (SNMP walk, IPMI Ping, Redfish* dump and export DCM server logs)
  • Usability Improvements
  • Security enhancements

System requirements:

Intel® DCM Console has been validated on the following web browsers:

  • Mozilla Firefox* 95
  • Google Chrome* 97
  • Microsoft Edge* 97

It is recommended that Intel® DCM Console is installed on a system with at least the following specifications:

  • A dual-core processor of 2.6 GHz or higher
  • 8 GB RAM
  • 80 GB of hard drive space

Below is recommended configuration for a scaled environment (e.g. managing up to 20,000 IPMI based nodes):

  • 2 - Intel® Xeon® Gold 6348 CPU @ 2.60GHz
  • 64 GB RAM
  • 800 GB SSD
  • Gigabit network