How do I access Dell OpenManage?

The Dell OpenManage Server Administrator allows system administrators to manage individual servers from an integrated, Web browser-based graphical user interface (GUI). OMSA is designed for system administrators to manage systems locally and remotely on a network.

You may access the Dell OpenManage web interface from any computer (replace with your server’s LAN IP address):

  • Launch the OpenManage web interface (
  • Log in using your root username and password

What type of tasks can be performed using OMSA?

  • View the server’s hardware configuration
  • Check for hardware errors
  • Check for firmware updates
  • Replace or reconfigure storage