ZPE Systems Presents: NodeGrid Manager®

Secure Vendor-Neutral Access & Control
for Managing Physical & Virtual IT Infrastructure

“Software-Defined Infrastructure”Shadow1

Your world is a mix of physical and virtual devices. Numerous asset types, console protocols and vendors. Our smart, consolidated IT access and management solution saves you time, money and hassle managing multi-vendor IT environments. It’s time to enjoy vendor flexibility, complete feature stacks and a uniform, consolidated infrastructure management experience.

NodeGrid’s Software-Defined Infrastructure frees you from vendor lock-in, providing freedom and flexibility. Manage Server, Network, Storage and Smart Power assets the way you want through a single sign-on screen. NodeGrid: A single pane of glass for managing access and control of IT assets in your data center.

We simplify infrastructure management.

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with all console infrastructureShadow1

Vendor and Technology Agnostic: Avocent, Raritan, HP iLO, Dell iDRAC, hypervisors and more
Physical and Virtual Consoles: Serial, VMWare MKS & Serial, KVM/IP, SSH and more
You choose how to manage assets: Web GUI, CLI, API, search, bookmarks and more


All Hardware console features now in SoftwareShadow1

    Access & Control

  • Secure Console Access
  • Single Screen Control
  • Power Management
  • Collaborative Shared Access
  • VMware Discovery
  • vMotion Tracking
  • AD/LDAP Integration
  • In-Band, Out-of-Band Management

    Monitoring & Alerts

  • Console Data Logging
  • Service Processor Event Logs
  • Environmental Sensors
  • Event Notifications
  • Access Logs
  • System Logs
  • Regulatory & Audit Compliance

Rich Platform Support

  • Service Processors (HP iLO, Dell iDRAC, IPMI, Cisco CIMC/UCS, IBM IMM, Oracle ILOM, CV, INT…)
  • Legacy Consoles (Serial Console, KVM/IP, PDU, Cyclades/Avocent, Raritan, Digi…)
  • Virtual Machines (VMware discovery, vMotion following, MKS, VM Serial, KVM)
  • Storage (EMC, NetApp…)
  • UPS and PDU power management (Avocent, ServerTech, Emerson…)


Fast to deploy with automated maintenanceShadow1

Install from an ISO – Self-contained bootable ISO image with no dependencies
Sow your seeds – Define business and technology policies for appropriate user access
Watch your data farm grow – NodeGrid auto-discovers Data Center assets and matches them against seeds to build dynamic physical and virtual device access groups
Sit back and relax – Proactively monitor for console issues and gain the upper hand – fast policy-based access and power control – when you need it

008082-glossy-silver-icon-arrows-arrow-moreControls Virtual Infrastructure too!Shadow1

Locate – Locate and connect virtual consoles as soon as they appear
Follow – Never lose a VM through migrations
Control – Virtual Serial and VMware MKS available to all authorized users


Agile and future proof


ZPE Systems provides secure software-based access and control to bridge the gap between legacy, existing and emerging technologies. Our close relationships with major equipment manufacturers and our agile architecture underpin our commitment to supporting your needs as IT continues evolving.