Technical Specifications

Operations Center Server

Operations Center server supports the following operating systems and databases.

  • Operating Systems:
    • Microsoft Windows
    • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
    • Red Hat Linux
    • Sun Solaris
  • Databases:
    • IBM DB2
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Oracle
    • PostgreSQL
    • Sybase ASE

For information on specific versions, minimum server hardware requirements, and support on specific components, see supported versions and hardware requirements.

Operations Center Client

Running the Operations Center client requires a connection to the Internet, or the corporate Intranet; and requires Mozilla Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer.

For information on specific versions and minimum machine requirements, see supported versions and hardware requirements.

Supported Third-Party Integrations

Operations Center comes with several out of the box, bi-directional integrations to the following applications. For information on specific versions, see third-party integrations.

Application & Management Systems

  • Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2)
  • BMC Software Event Manager/Impact Manager
  • BMC Software PATROL Enterprise Manager (PEM)
  • BMC Software PATROL
  • Castle Rock Computing SNMPc
  • Cisco Works2000 Device Fault Manager
  • Computer Associates (CA) Spectrum
  • Computer Associates Unicenter
  • HP OpenView Network Node Manager
  • HP OpenView Network Node Manager i-series
  • IBM Micromuse Netcool
  • IBM Tivoli Enterprise Console (T/EC)
  • IBM Tivoli Enterprise Console (T/EC)+, Database Edition
  • IBM Tivoli NetView
  • Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM) and Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)
  • AppManager
  • Cloud Manager
  • Sentinel Enterprise
  • ZENworks Configuration Management
  • PlateSpin Orchestrate
  • SolarWinds Orion

Discovery Tools

  • IBM Tivoli application Dependency Discovery Manager (TADDM)
  • PlateSpin Recon

Service Desk Systems

  • HP ServiceCenter
  • HP Service Manager
  • BMC Remedy ARS

Additional Integrations for Custom Solutions

Operations Center provides capabilities and methodologies to integrate with home grown or off the shelf technology and business data sources via:

  • Databases directly
  • SNMP
  • SOAP
  • XML
  • Line oriented data feeds
  • Log files
  • Web Services