DELL/HP management software for Ubuntu?

Haas, Gisbert ghaas at
Tue Sep 25 19:18:18 UTC 2007


I can only second Janakes request. In our organization we use HP troughout and not having the Insight Management fully supported make us not using Ubuntu at the moment.

Have fun

-----Original Message-----
From: ubuntu-server-bounces at [mailto:ubuntu-server-bounces at] On Behalf Of Rick Clark
Sent: 25 September 2007 20:37
To: ubuntu-server at
Subject: Re: DELL/HP management software for Ubuntu?

Thank you for posting this idea to the mailing list.  I think support for 
management agents is an important feature and I am adding it to  

I encourage you to add any other feature ideas you might have.


Rick Clark
Ubuntu Server Team

On Tuesday 25 September 2007 14:16:18 Rönnblom Janåke /Teknous wrote:
> Hi!
> Has anyone succeed in getting DELL OpenManage or HP Insight Managment
> Agents running under Ubuntu Linux? HP atleast is supporting Debian 4.0 for
> some servers now but DELL is not there yet and neither supports DELL or HP.
> The management software is critical to getting alerts when a disk, a fan, a
> memory chip has failed and without it you'r running your servers blind.
> Is this on the roadmap for 8.04?
> In my world this is critical for rolling out Ubuntu Linux on server
> hardware.
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