PRODUCTS

Avocent MergePoint Service Processor Manager

Rack-level management of embedded service processors


Avocent MergePoint® Service Processor Managers (SPMs) allow IT organizations to streamline data center management and reduce operational costs by leveraging the service processor technologies already present in their servers.

MergePoint appliances proactively monitor and maintain server health, enabling faster troubleshooting and problem resolution that ensures servers are up and running 24/7.

Overview

Features and Benefits

  • Single Console for Multiple SProcessor Typeservice  – Consolidated server management regardless of the type of embedded management technologies in use
  • IPMI Provisioning – Faster, easier IPMI deployment
  • Embedded DHCP Server – Reduces cost of IP management on the system management network
  • Service Processor Auto Discovery – Better use of already deployed server management capabilities
  • Integration with DSView® 3 Management Software – Provides a single interface for management of the entire IT infrastructure
  • Support for Industry Standard Communications – SMASH 2.0, WS-Man improves automation and integration with other management tools
  • SoL, Power Control, Hardware Monitoring and Alerts – Complete, full-featured, remote server management from a single interface
  • Event and Alert Management – Enables proactive response to server issues
  • Group Execution of Commands – Control the server infrastructure as a whole
Model Comparison
SPM Power Network Ports Device Ports Key Features 

SP5324

Single/Dual AC

2

24

Target application IP address consolidation

SP5340

Single/Dual AC

2

40

Target application IP address consolidation


Tech Specs
Mechanical5324/5340
Height1.75 in. (4.45 cm)
Width17 in. (43.18 cm)
Depth12 in. (30 cm)
Weight9 lbs. (4 kg)
Environmental
Operating Temperature50° to 122°F (10° to 50°C)
Storage Temperature–40° to 185°F (–40° to 85°C)
Humidity5% to 90% non-condensing
Power
Operating Voltage100–240 VAC
Input Power260W
Device Support
Support SP List• IPMI 1.5 (incl. non-standard SoL support)
• IPMI 2.0
• HP integrated Lights Out (iLO, iLO2)
• Dell Remote Access Cards (DRAC III, 4, 5)
• Dell M1000e Blade Chassis Controller
• Dell iDRAC (Blades)
• FTS iRMC
• IBM RSA (RSA II)
• IBM BladeCenter
• Sun ALOM
• Sun ILOM
Hardware Specifications
Interfaces24/40 x 10/100BT RJ-45 server Ethernet interfaces on RJ-45 1 RS-232 serial console on RJ-45 1 RS-232 serial port on RJ-45 for power manager or external modem 1 10/100/1000BT primary user Ethernet on RJ-45 1 10/100BT secondary user Ethernet on RJ-45 (with failover support for primary interface)
Standards
Approved AgencyCSA
FCC
C-tick
VCCI
CE
(CE)
Ordering Details
MODEL
DescriptionPart Number
MergePoint SP5324 service processor manager SAC, 24-port, single AC powerMGP5324SAC-xxx
MergePoint SP5340 service processor manager SAC, 40-port, single AC powerMGP5340SAC-xxx
MergePoint SP5324 service processor manager DAC, 24-port, dual AC powerMGP5324DAC-xxx
MergePoint SP5340 service processor manager DAC, 40-port, dual AC powerMGP5340DAC-xxx
 *Note: Actual part number ends with country-specific code (example -001 for North America)
 
SERVICE OPTIONS
DescriptionPart Number
1 year advanced replacement for MergePoint 53xx series service processor managersSCNT-PLUS-MP53XX
1 year 24/7 technical support and advanced replacement for MergePoint 53xx series service processor managersSCNT-PREM-MP53XX