Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) Manager provides unified, embedded management of all software and hardware components in the Cisco UCS. Using Single Connect Technology it controls multiple chassis and manages resources for thousands of virtual machines.
A unified embedded management interface that integrates server, network, and storage access
Policy and model-based management, with service profiles, that improves agility and reduces risk
Auto-discovery to detect, inventory, manage, and provision system components that are added or changed
A comprehensive open XML API, which facilitates integration with third-party systems management tools
Role-based administration that builds on existing skills and supports collaboration across disciplines