Lenovo has developed a suite of ThinkServer management tools that are designed to make server setup, management, and updating simple, efficient, and effective.
Get your new ThinkServer up and running quickly with ThinkServer EasyStartup. The intuitive interface makes server installation and configuration a cinch.
ThinkServer EasyUpdate is a software application that enables you to keep your system firmware current to avoid unnecessary outages. This firmware application first updates the system and adapter firmware and then once that is complete, updates the hard disk drive (HDD) firmware.
ThinkServer EasyManage provides essential server hardware management capabilities. You can expand this solution to also include software patch, security, antivirus, and much more.
ThinkServer SmartGrid provides data center power management solutions for enterprises with complex needs. Based on Intel® Data Center Manager (DCM) technology, SmartGrid delivers policy-based power management controls and sophisticated monitoring. When you need a solution that addresses dozens even hundreds of servers, ThinkServer SmartGrid is the answer; SmartGrid can manage up to 1,000 servers, both Lenovo ThinkServer systems and other servers alike.
|Server discovery & grouping||
Identifies ThinkServers and groups them automatically for reporting, monitoring, and controlling
Monitors real-time power data aggregated by user-defined parameters, including rack, row, room, and physical or logical groups
Alerts based on custom power events
|Power trending & reporting||
Saves one year of data history for capacity planning
Enables reporting on power consumption trends for day/week/month, by server and by group
Reports on power saving by server and by group
Enables establishment of intelligent group policy
Supports multiple concurrent active power policy types at multiple hierarchy levels
Accepts workload priority as policy directive
Allows scheduling of policies including power capping, by time of day and/or day of week
Maintains group power capping while dynamically adapting to changing server loads