Systems Director

Systems Director is a platform-management foundation that streamlines the way you manage physical and virtual systems supports multiple operating systems and virtualization technologies in Lenovo and non-Lenovo x86 platforms.

Through a single user interface, Systems Director provides consistent views for viewing managed systems, determining how these systems relate to one other, and identifying their statuses, helping to correlate technical resources with business needs. A set of common tasks that are included with Systems Director provides many of the core capabilities that are required for basic management, which means instant out-of-the-box business value. The common tasks include the following items:

The Systems Director Web and command-line interfaces provide a consistent interface that is focused on driving these common tasks and capabilities:

For more information about Systems Director, see the documentation on the Systems Director DVD that comes with the server, the Systems Director Information Center at the Systems Director information center, and the Systems Management website at the Lenovo Systems Management Solutions website, which presents an overview of Systems Management and Systems Director.