IM4200 Infrastructure Manager with Smart OOB™ and Failover to Cellular™
The Opengear IM4200 infrastructure manager consolidates and streamlines remote management of network, server and power infrastructure in high density computing environments, ensuring business continuity, secure and reliable network access, monitoring and control for local and remote opera-tions teams.
Problem: Data centers, colocation facilities and network exchange points host a wide array of critical network, power and server infrastructure from a variety of vendors. The scope and complexity of managing these environments securely and efficiently continues to grow along with the cost of downtime.
Solution: Opengear IM4200 with Smart OOB™ and Failover to Cellular™ is a single appliance to manage all of your rack infrastructure, even during network downtime. Built for high availability in mission critical deployments, Opengear offers true out-of-band infrastructure management and proactive monitoring while integrating with your existing tools and workflow, to improve fault detection, reduce mean-time-to-repair and keep your business running.
Advanced console management with Smart OOB™
Bullet proof infrastructure management with integrated 8 - 48 port console server, avail-able in three serial pinouts including Cisco®-straight for Cat 5 patch cabling to Cisco-style RJ45 consoles, no adapters. Immediate access to consoles via your preferred SSH client or integrated HTTPS AJAX web terminal. Detect server kernel panics and console warnings with configurable pattern match alerting, log serial management traffic for audit trail and fo-rensics. Monitor network equipment and server status, PDU load and UPS battery charge. Monitor rack environment and physical sensors, including console cable unplugged, temperature, humidity and cabinet open with EMD5000 module (optional). Direct alert notification with smart escalation via email and SMS, or integrates with existing monitoring systems such as Nagios with NSCA and NRPE, SolarWinds and other NMS with SNMP.
Failover to Cellular™ for always-on connectivity
Out-of-band cellular connections to remote infrastructure enable wireless management vis-ibility to critical infrastructure. When things go wrong with the primary network connection, Failover to Cellular™ automatically restores site connectivity using high-speed 3G cellular.This transparent automatic failover and failback integrates seamlessly with existing IT sys-tems and network infrastructure, ensuring uninterrupted availability for remote networks. No manual intervention.
Multi-vendor, multi-device access & control
IM4200 supports the widest array of network, IT and power infrastructure and vendors. Out-of-band management of routers and switches, servers and SAN via serial console, or IPMI lights-out servers via integrated management switch (optional). Vendor-neutral power management support for UPS and switched PDUs from over 100 vendors enables monitoring and hotkey power cycling from inside the console management session.