IBM has released a new tool to integrate with System Center 2012 component. IBM Inventory Tool for Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager, Version 1.0 allows SCCM to collect IBM specific hardware inventory of IBM system x or x86 Blade servers, so administrators can view these IBM specific hardware inventory information in SCCM environment. Such tool exists for HP hardware for a long time so IBM is trying to advance in the rivalry.
Key features include:
- Support of Microsoft System Center Configuration Manager 2007/2012
- Automatically create IBM Inventory Tool Client as SCCM software distribution package
- Automatically add IBM Inventory Classes to SCCM server
- Support Multilanguage: English, German, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Brazilian, Portuguese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese
You can download the tool from here.