HP Intelligent Management Center (IMC) Basic Software Platform is next-generation network management software with unified resource and device management.
IMC Basic software is designed for simplicity and ease of use, and offers many capabilities that make it an ideal choice for small- to medium-sized businesses with small network environments that need single pane of glass visibility into their network infrastructures.
What's in the box
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Cohesively integrates fault management, element configuration, and network monitoring from a central vantage point; built-in support for third-party devices enables network administrators to centrally manage all network elements with a variety of automated tasks, including discovery, categorization, baseline configurations, and software images; the software also provides configuration comparison tools, version tracking, change alerts, and more.
Centralized deployment model
IMC Basic software delivers an extensive set of capabilities for managing small heterogeneous networks and is designed for simplicity and ease of use.
Rich resource management
IMC software provides powerful network discovery and topology, including a detailed inventory of the network and highly accurate depictions of how it is configured; supported views include Layer 2 and 3, and the ability to create custom views like a dashboard homepage; customization enables administrators to organize and control the network infrastructure based on their preferred organizational model.
Integrated sFlow traffic analysis
Using the integrated sFlow traffic analysis, the system can collect flow information from sFlow-capable devices; through traffic analysis, IMC Basic software can help identify network bottlenecks, recognize anomalous traffic, and pinpoint varying levels of bandwidth traffic for different services and applications.
IMC mobile application
IMC software provides a mobile application for the iPhone and the Android operating system; this provides administrators with the flexibility to monitor the network while they are away from their offices.
With the Telnet/SSH proxy, an administrator can use a browser to remotely access and manage devices through Telnet/SSH without installing a Telnet/SSH tool on the PC client used to access the device; this promotes secure and controlled access to devices while providing an audit of changes made on any device.
Is based on the network's physical topology and enables users to view the traffic conditions of various links.
IMC Basic software provides more ways to view interface performance data; includes four interface performance views: TopN, trend analysis, summary data, and at a glance; the GUI is flexible and allows for instant viewing, switching between multiple views and quick access to the various interface performance summary views.
Network data collection
Generates, packages, and sends archived information about your network, device, or IMC Basic software to the appropriate HP Networking support or sales organizations in one simple step; this feature gathers the data you selected and then generates reports and data files containing the relevant information; finally, it delivers the reports to your selected destination, either by email, FTP, SFTP, or to a file location.