Storage Configuration Manager



Overview

IBM Storage Configuration Manager is a system management application that enables you to use a Web browser to manage and configure IBM BladeCenter devices. Managed devices include the following:

  • IBM BladeCenter SAS Connectivity Module
  • IBM BladeCenter S 6-Disk Storage Module
  • SAS Expansion Card for IBM BladeCenter
  • IBM BladeCenter S SAS RAID Controller Module

Note: Except where specifically stated otherwise, the term "SAS Switch" refers to the Serial Attached SCSI Connectivity Module for IBM BladeCenter products in a BladeCenter unit.

IBM Storage Configuration Manager uses Web-based standards. It can be installed to be accessed from a standalone Web browser. IBM Storage Configuration Manager runs as a Web server that communicates with the managed device. You can connect to IBM Storage Configuration Manager from any host on the network using one of the following Web browsers:

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.x, 7.x or 8.x
  • Mozilla Firefox 2.x or later

What's new

Version 2.20.0

Problems Fixed:

  • SCM Manager for BladeCenter SAS Connectivity Module has new fixes applied.

Enhancements:

  • SCM Manager for BladeCenter S SAS RAID Controller Module has new features added to support firmware version 1.2.x.x.

New Operating System Support:

  • See SCM Install Guide for complete list of supported Operating Systems.

Limitations:

  • SCM Manager for ServeRAID MR Controller Module has been removed in this release.
  • SCM Manager for Integrated RAID Controller has been removed in this release.

Dependencies:

  • IBM Director 6.1.x and 6.2 is not required and specifically cannot be on same machine with SCM 2.20.0 standalone.
  • IBM Systems Platform Agent 6.1.x and 6.2 cannot be on same machine with SCM 2.20.0 standalone.
  • See SCM Planning Installation and Configuration Guide for device hardware requirements.

Version 2.10.2

  • Security issues in log files are fixed in this release.

Version 2.10.1

  • SCM Manager for ServeRAID MR Controller Module has been added in this release.
  • SCM Manager for BladeCenter S SAS RAID Controller Module has new fixes applied.
  • SCM Manager for BladeCenter SAS Connectivity Module has new fixes applied.
  • SCM Manager for Integrated RAID Controller has new fixes applied

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Document id:  TOOL-SCM
Last modified:  2013-09-30
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