ZenPacks

IBM System x Integrated Management Module ZenPack

The IBM System x ZenPack supports out-of-band management (that is, independent of the running OS) for IBM System x servers with Integrated Management Module (IMM).

Support

This ZenPack is developed by the Zenoss user community and supported via our online forums. Zenoss, Inc. does not provide direct support for this ZenPack.

Releases

Version 0.3.1- Download
Compatible with Zenoss Core 3.1.x, Zenoss Core 3.2.x

Background

The IBM System x ZenPack supports out-of-band management (that is, independent of the running OS) for IBM System x servers with Integrated Management Module (IMM). IMM is an onboard Management Processor that provides monitoring, alerting, remote management and remote control of IBM servers. IMM supports IPMI 2.0, Serial over LAN (SOL), SNMP v1 and v3, telnet, ssh, SMASH CLP, SLP, CIM, SMTP and Web Access via HTTP/HTTPS.

Installation

Normal Installation (packaged egg)

  1. Download the appropriate egg file for the version of Zenoss you are running.
  2. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  3. Install the ZenPack:
    $ zenpack --install ZenPacks.community.IBMSystemxIMM-*.egg
  4. Restart these services:
    $ zenoss restart

Developer Mode Installation

In order to do a development mode installation you will want to clone the existing git repository, and then use the --link flag with the zenpack command:

  1. Ensure you are logged in as the zenoss user:
    $ sudo su - zenoss
  2. Start by cloning the upstream repository:
    $ git clone git://github.com/zenoss/ZenPacks.community.IBMSystemxIMM.git
  3. Next, perform the installation:
    $ zenpack --link --install ZenPacks.community.IBMSystemxIMM
  4. Finally, restart these serivices:
    $ zenoss restart

Community

This ZenPack is developed and supported by the Zenoss User Community. Contact Zenoss to request more information regarding this or any other ZenPacks. Click here to view all available Zenoss Community ZenPacks.

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