IBM Flex System Manager for
Android, BlackBerry, and iOS

Easily manage your IBM Flex System and PureFlex System hardware remotely.

Using the IBM Flex System Manager for Android, BlackBerry and iOS

The IBM Flex System Manager mobile access application is a simple, free tool for a mobile device with a Google Android™, RIM BlackBerry® or Apple® iOS operating system, which enables you to manage your IBM Flex System™ and PureFlex System hardware remotely through the Flex System Manager.

This application gives you access to the following types of system information.

Power Actions1

Perform actions on Compute Nodes such as “Power On”, “Power Off”, “Restart”, and “Shut down, Power Off”, “LED Flash”, “LED On” and “LED Off”

Perform actions on Chassis Management Module (CMM) such as Virtual Reseat and Restart Primary CMM

Recent Jobs1

View a list of the recent jobs (last 24 hours) run from mobile or desktop

Health and Status

Monitor health problems and check the status of managed resources

Event Log

View the event history for chassis, compute nodes, and network devices

Chassis Map (hardware view)

Check the front and rear graphical hardware views for a chassis

Location LEDs

Overlay the graphical views with Power and Error LEDs

Chassis List (components view)

View a list of the hardware components installed in a chassis

Inventory Management2

See the Vital Product Data (VPD) and Firmware Levels for managed resources

Multiple Chassis Management

Manage multiple chassis and multiple management nodes from a single application with the IBM Flex System Manager

Authentication and Security

Manage connections across secure and persistent protocols such as SSL and secure persistent credentials on your mobile device

1 Function only supported on Android and iOS.

2 "See Firmware Levels for managed resources" is supported on Android and iOS only.

Contact Lenovo for x86-based systems

Contact IBM for POWER and/or hybrid (POWER + x86) systems

Lenovo acquires IBM x86 systems

These IBM x86 products are now products of Lenovo in the U.S. and other countries. IBM will host x86-related content on until migrated to Lenovo. During the transition, please interpret references to IBM in relation to transitioned products as Lenovo.


Get IBM Flex System Manager for Android, Blackberry, iOS

Explore IBM Flex System Manager mobile access application in demo mode; available within the application.

IBM Flex System Manager mobile access resources

IBM Flex System Manager

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