Note - If you want to perform server management functions across several servers simultaneously, you might want to use Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center, which you can order from Oracle. Refer to the Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center product information at:
Note - The Sun Server X2-8 was formerly named the Sun Fire X4800 M2 server. This former name might still appear in the product. The name change does not indicate any change in system features or functionality.
With your Oracle x86 server, you have three single-server management options available. They are:
Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM)
Oracle Hardware Management Pack
Oracle Hardware Installation Assistant
Each of these server management options has unique capabilities, but some of the functions of the tools overlap. Each of these software options is freely available and can be used together.
This section includes information to help you evaluate the single-server management solution that best fits your server environment and the management tasks that you can perform. It also provides information about how to access the software and documentation.
These topics are discussed in this section: