This white paper provides operational guidance on how to use OpenManage Essentials (OME) to manage and monitor ScaleIO Ready Nodes. It explains how to configure and use OME to:

  • Discover the ScaleIO Ready Nodes and perform inventory
  • Update BIOS/firmware of ScaleIO Ready Nodes in a non-disruptive manner
  • Enforce device compliance using a configuration baseline
  • Configure system alerts and notifications
  • Prevent unauthorized modification of system configuration using system lockdown
  • Monitor the health of ScaleIO Ready Nodes