• Example UCSPE XML config file

    Example UCSPE XML config file with 6296 FI, 5108 chassis, 2208XP IOM, and 8 B200 M4s.  Configuration can be imported by selecting "Import from file", choosing/loading the xml file, and restarting UCSPE:
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  • Using BIOS Profiles on UCS Standalone Rack Servers

    BIOS profiles allow users to propagate consistent BIOS settings across a large amount of nodes and has the ability to be applied using multiple interfaces for quick and easy implementation. This guide will demonstrate...
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  • Cisco UCS DevOps Integrations Solution Brief

    Cisco has developed and maintains management software integrations with popular DevOps tools such as Ansible, Puppet, and Chef that provide Configuration Management, orchestration capabilities, and infrastructure moni...
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  • Cisco Workload Optimization Manager 1.0 v1 Demo Now on Cisco dCloud

    Overview  Ensuring that applications run at peak efficiency requires effective allocation, configuration, and placement of both applications and the supporting infrastructure. Cisco Workload Optimization Manager...
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  • Cisco Refreshes UCS Platform

    A major refresh of the Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) unveiled today relies on much higher levels of embedded IT automation to make it possible to manage denser unified compute platforms at scale. Todd Brannon, ...
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  • Cisco Intersight: Cloud Based Management of UCS and HyperFlex

    Cisco Intersight Overview   This document provides an overview of the Cisco Intersight Service which can be used for cloud based management of UCS devices including HyperFlex, UCS Manager domains, and standalone ...
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  • OpenStack Operations Guide

    Consistent with the creation, the book assumes a working information of Linux, sq. databases, and virtualization, as well as a great bit of heritage with networking.   The OpenStack Operations guide is split int...
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  • UCS mgmt0 Admin Down in NX-OS

    From time to time we receive calls into TAC about the mgmt0 interface showing as “Administratively down” from NX-OS.  Since the beginning of time, this has been expected behavior due to the platform d...
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  • Puppet Modules for UCS Manager

    Cisco UCS Manager Puppet Module Overview   Cisco has published Puppet modules for UCS Manager that provide Configuration Management of UCS Unified Fabric including network, server, and storage resources.  Pu...
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  • Ansible Modules for UCS Manager

    Cisco UCS Manager Ansible Module Overview   Cisco has published Ansible modules for UCS Manager that provide Configuration Management of UCS Unified Fabric including network, server, and storage resources.  ...
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  • Globalizing UCS Domain Local Service Profiles with UCS Central 2.0

    Check-out the YouTube Video below to learn more about Globalizing Local Service Profiles in a UCS Domain with UCS Central 2.0! Globalizing UCS Domain Local Service Profiles with UCS Central 2.0 - YouTube  
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  • UCS Performance Manager v2.0.3  (Maintenance Release)

    Built with technology from ZENOSS, Cisco UCS Performance Manager (UCSPM) is an agent-less, performance monitoring and capacity planning tool custom built for the UCS Administrator.  UCSPM provides unified visibil...
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  • Cisco UCS Platform Emulator 3.1(2ePE1)

    Cisco UCS Platform Emulator, Release 3.1(2ePE1)   CONFIGURATION IMPORT NOTE:  Importing configuration backups (All, System, or Logical) taken from the UCS Platform Emulator (UCSPE) to physical UCS Manager do...
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  • Cisco IMC Emulator for Standalone C-Series Rack Servers

    The Cisco IMC Emulator allows users to familiarize themselves with Cisco’s UCS Standalone Management platform, also known as the Cisco Integrated Management Controller (Cisco IMC). It provides access to all thre...
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  • Ansible for Managing Standalone UCS Servers

    Cisco IMC Ansible Module Overview   Cisco has published an Ansible module for managing standalone servers through the Cisco Integrated Management Controller (IMC).  Ansible provides a rich framework for conf...
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  • Using Cisco's Non-Interactive Server Configuration Utility

    The Cisco UCS Server Configuration Utility (SCU) is an application that reduces the complexity and time associated with setting up and maintaining Cisco C-Series servers. SCU provides a graphical user interface to ins...
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  • extractbins.sh - Extract kickstart/system from infra bundle

    Hello everyone,   Please find attached a basic script to extract the kickstart, system and ucsm firmware from the ucs infra bundle (and others..).  I am not sure as to the exact legality of this, so admin, ...
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  • Deploying IPV6 With OpenStack Provider Networks - Cisco UCS

    In this post I will show the deployment of IPv6 using Provider Networks. There is no specific OpenStack release that I am dictating for this setup. I have used this config on Kilo-to-Newton. OpenStack Provider Network...
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  • Cisco IMC Redfish API

    Beginning with Cisco IMC 3.0, standalone Cisco UCS servers can be managed through a Redfish API.  Redfish is an industry standard management interface based on the Open Data Protocol (OData) RESTful API specifica...
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  • Cisco UCS on RedHat Openstack Platform OSP8

    Cisco released its next version of its CVD, Cisco Validated Design and Deployment Guide, on Red Hat Openstack Platform OSP8.   The deployment guide provides, step-by-step instructions to install Red Hat Openstac...
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