IBM System Networking Switch Center

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Highlights

IBM System Networking Switch Centre provides remote monitoring and management of Ethernet and converged switches from IBM. It is designed to simplify and centralise the management of your IBM® BladeCenter®, Flex System™ and IBM RackSwitch Ethernet and converged switches.

Product features

Software summary

Feature Benefits
VMready® across the data center
Client-server architecture
Web-based GUI for simplified device configuration, monitoring, and fault management
Integration with industry-leading enterprise management systems (such as IBM Systems Director)
Reporting of detailed asset, operational and performance information
Automated and scheduled software downloads, configuration updates/backups, switch reboots
System configurations
Supported devices For a complete list see the product documentation for IBM Switch Centre on the IBM Support Portal
Management server operating systems
Integration
Licensing tiers
Standard features
Group configuration
Device management
VMready across data center
Authentication and authorization
SNMP-based configuration and management
Fault management
Performance management
Licensing
The program numbers to use for ordering one-year software subscription and support are:
  SEO SEO AAS AAS
Number of Switches US, Canada, AP and Japan Latin America and EMEA US, Canada, AP and Japan Latin America and EMEA
20 00AE226 00AE238 0349 M0JRQE
50 00AE227 00AE239 0348 M0JTQE
100 00AE228 00AE240 0345 M0JNQE
250 00AE229 00AE241 0344 M0JSQE
500 00AE230 00AE242 0347 M0JUQE
1000 00AE231 00AE243 0346 M0JPQE
The program numbers to use for ordering three-year software subscription and support are:
  SEO SEO AAS AAS
Number of Switches US, Canada, AP and Japan Latin America and EMEA US, Canada, AP and Japan Latin America and EMEA
20 00AE232 00AE244 0355 P0JXC1
50 00AE233 00AE245 0354 P0JZC1
100 00AE234 00AE246 0353 P0JVC1
250 00AE235 00AE247 0352 P0JYC1
500 00AE236 00AE248 0351 P0J0C1
1000 00AE237 00AE249 0350 P0JWC1
Upgrading
To upgrade IBM System Networking Switch Centre from an earlier version, visit IBM FixCentral: ibm.com/support/fixcentral/ (US)

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