Converged Infrastructure Management

Could managing your HPE Synergy infrastructure, ProLiant servers, storage, enclosures, and Virtual Connect with a single, effective product be a benefit to your business? HPE OneView for Microsoft System Center provides seamless integration of the unique HPE ProLiant, Storage, and BladeSystem manageability features into Microsoft® System Center. Licensed with HPE Synergy, HPE OneView, or HPE Insight Control, these extensions deliver comprehensive system health and alerting, driver and firmware updates, OS deployment, detailed inventory, and Virtual Connect fabric visualization. By integrating the management features of HPE Synergy, ProLiant servers, Storage, and BladeSystem into Microsoft System Center consoles, administrators can gain greater control of their technology environments. This provides consistency for software deployment and updates and enables a faster response in the event of server or storage failure, reducing the risk of downtime.

What's new

  • Support for Microsoft Windows Server 2016 and Microsoft System Center 2016.
  • Health dashboard and consolidated enclosure views in HPE OneView Management Pack for SCOM.
  • Support for HPE Service Pack for ProLiant 2016.10.0.


Support for System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)

HPE OneView for Microsoft System Center prevents problems from occurring by proactively monitoring and managing hardware health and intelligently responding to hardware events on HPE Synergy infrastructure, ProLiant servers, enclosures, Virtual Connect, and storage.

Use HPE OneView for Microsoft System Center to manage the health of HPE ProLiant Gen8 and Gen9 Servers without the need for loading OS-based SNMP agents or WBEM providers.

Monitor the health of servers that do not have an OS installed, as well as ProLiant Gen8 and Gen9 Servers running any operating system that has a supported Agentless Monitoring Service (such as VMware ESXi).

HPE Storage Management Pack for SCOM enables Hewlett Packard Enterprise storage monitoring and management for events/alerts, capacity and health dashboards, and detailed virtual infrastructure.

HPE OneView for Microsoft System Center is fully integrated into the System Center consoles which means one less tool to learn and manage.

Support for System Center Virtual Machine Manager (SCVMM)

HPE OneView for Microsoft System Center provides end-to-end fabric visualization for virtualized environments using HPE Synergy or Virtual Connect to view from virtual machines to the edge of the network configuration information.

Provides enhanced provisioning using HPE OneView server profiles to deploy Hyper-V hosts consistently and reliably, including configuration of Windows® networking, HPE Virtual Connect, and shared SAN storage.

Facilitates consistency and improved uptime with a simplified driver and firmware updates via a rotating, automated workflow for Hyper-V clusters using the HPE ProLiant Updates Catalog.

Automates Hewlett Packard Enterprise storage management via SMI-S and provides an integrated view of VMs and associated storage resources, including end to end relationships between VMs and storage with context sensitive, in-depth information for volumes and their business copies.

Provides simplified integration with software defined storage by transforming the existing server capacity into virtual storage through the integrated HPE StoreVirtual VSA deployment wizard for Hyper-V hosts and clusters.

Support for System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM)

HPE OneView for Microsoft System Center provides quick and reliable Windows deployment to bare metal Hewlett Packard Enterprise servers, including pre-deployment hardware and BIOS configuration, and post-OS driver and agent installation.

Verifies consistency and improve uptime with simplified Windows driver and firmware updates using the HPE ProLiant Updates Catalog.

Provides detailed component level inventory of every managed Hewlett Packard Enterprise server running Windows using the HPE ProLiant Inventory Tool.