Intelligent Power Software

Eaton’s Intelligent Power Manager (IPM) software provides the tools needed to monitor and manage power equipment in your physical and virtual environments. IPM allows you to easily define business continuity policies to keep your IT devices up and running during power and environmental events. This innovative software solution ensures system uptime and data integrity by allowing you to remotely monitor, manage and control devices on your network.

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Eaton’s Intelligent Power Manager Software enables you to:
  • Remotely monitor and manage multiple devices across your network from a single interface.
  • Suspend non-critical virtual machines, consolidate critical virtual machines and shut down unused servers to extend battery runtime
  • Initiate a virtual machine move or graceful shutdown in the event of an extended outage
  • Automate disaster avoidance with a planned migration application, such as VMware Site Recovery Manager and Microsoft Live Migration
  • Integrate with VMware’s vRealize Operations Manager using Eaton’s Infrastructure Management Pack to manage health, risk and efficiency of power and environmental devices
  • Set server power consumption limits for extended battery runtime with UCS management software
  • See how IPM integrates into leading IT technology platforms

Eaton’s Intelligent Power Protector Software:

  • Helps you avoid data loss by gracefully shutting down computers and servers powered by an Eaton UPS during an extended power outage
  • Easy-to-use interface from any PC with a Web browser
  • Acquires UPS information through local or network communication and can be easily deployed on many computers
  • Can be remotely managed, configured and updated with Eaton’s Intelligent Power Manager
  • Supports redundant power supplies and parallel UPS configurations
  • Can perform an orderly shutdown of VMware, HyperV, RedHat KVM and Xen hypervisors

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Intelligent Power Manager (IPM) offers two editions— the Manage Edition and the Optimize Edition.
The Manage Edition is a free download for up to 10 power devices. Paid tiers are available for larger deployments.
The Optimize Edition—our premium offering—provides the most complete set of capabilities for implementing power management
strategies in virtual and hybrid environments including the ability to monitor and manage third-party power devices in addition to Eaton equipment.
Not sure which license to choose? Check out this comparison

Licences
Part Number Power devices
Manage Edition
IPM-ML-10 Free Download License, 10 power devices
IPM-ML-15 IPM IT Manage License, 15 power devices
IPM-ML-25 IPM IT Manage License, 25 power devices
IPM-ML-35 IPM IT Manage License, 35 power devices
IPM-ML-50 IPM IT Manage License, 50 power devices
IPM-ML-100 IPM IT Manage License, 100 power devices
IPM-ML-200 IPM IT Manage License, 200 power devices
IPM-ML-300 IPM IT Manage License, 300 power devices *
IPM-ML-400 IPM IT Manage License, 400 power devices *
IPM-ML-500 IPM IT Manage License, 500 power devices *
Optimize Edition
IPM-OL-05 IPM IT Optimize License, 5 power devices
IPM-OL-10 IPM IT Optimize License, 10 power devices
IPM-OL-15 IPM IT Optimize License, 15 power devices
IPM-OL-25 IPM IT Optimize License, 25 power devices
IPM-OL-35 IPM IT Optimize License, 35 power devices
IPM-OL-50 IPM IT Optimize License, 50 power devices
IPM-OL-100 IPM IT Optimize License, 100 power devices
IPM-OL-200 IPM IT Optimize License, 200 power devices
IPM-OL-300 IPM IT Optimize License, 300 power devices *
IPM-OL-400 IPM IT Optimize License, 400 power devices *
IPM-OL-500 IPM IT Optimize License, 500 power devices *

*IPM can monitor a limited number of metrics. If you want to monitor UPS or monitored input ePDUs, this license is applicable. If you want to monitor managed or metered outlet ePDUs IPM may not support the full licensed quantity of power devices.

Intelligent Power Software – Documentation

Intelligent Power Manager brochure
English (US)
15-Oct-2018
 
2683 kB
Control your environment with software-defined power
English (US)
2-Oct-2018
 
958 kB
IPM expand your capabilities brochure
English (US)
2-Oct-2018
 
1474 kB
Catálogo de Soluciones, Producto y Servicio
LA-Spanish
17-Aug-2016
 
8114 kB
Eaton IPSS Brochure
LA-Spanish
26-Jun-2013
 
1000 kB
Eaton Intelligent Power Manager - User's Guide
English
7-Jan-2020
 
22460 kB
Eaton Intelligent Power Manager - Quick Start Guide
English
29-Apr-2019
 
1228 kB
Eaton Intelligent Power Manager - Virtual Appliance Deployment Guide
English
1-Jun-2012
 
472 kB
Eaton Intelligent Power Protector & Eaton Intelligent Power Manager - VDI Guide
English
8-Feb-2012
 
208 kB
Eaton Intelligent Power Manager - PRO Management Pack for SCVMM
English
24-Jan-2012
 
845 kB
Eaton and HPE solution brief
English (US)
1-Apr-2019
 
487 kB
IPM service privilege customizing
English
22-May-2018
 
3465 kB
Recommended Security Hardening Guidelines for IPM v1.60
English
4-Apr-2018
 
525 kB
Eaton and NetApp FlexPod solution brief
English (US)
11-Aug-2017
 
2118 kB
IPM in Citrix environment overview
English (US)
7-Aug-2017
 
544 kB
Eaton and DellEMC solution brief
English (US)
3-May-2017
 
1340 kB
Powering Citrix XenDesktop deployment on Nutanix
English (US)
25-Jan-2017
 
1192 kB
Cisco HyperFlex System Capacity-intensive cluster
English (US)
9-Aug-2016
 
162 kB
Cisco HyperFlex System Compute-intensive hybrid cluster
English (US)
9-Aug-2016
 
181 kB
Eaton and Nutanix Solution Brief
English (US)
5-May-2016
 
235 kB
Power management VSPEX storage platforms
English (US)
29-Sep-2015
 
2710 kB
Configuring Eaton IPM v1.5 for vSphere 5.x and 6.x
English (US)
4-Aug-2015
 
504 kB
Configuring Eaton IPM v1.40-v1.44 for vCenter 5.5
English (US)
5-Jan-2015
 
397 kB
CityServiceValcon: Hyperconverged infrastructure success
English (US)
23-Aug-2017
 
1972 kB
Kortek Solutions (5PX, 3S & IPM) success story
English
17-Aug-2013
 
739 kB
Intelligent Power Manager frequently asked questions (General)
English (US)
2-Oct-2018
 
61 kB
Eaton’s Intelligent Power Manager Software Delivers Enhanced Protection for Data Center IT Equipment through Integration with HPE OneView
English (US)
24-Jul-2016
 
41 kB
Eaton’s Intelligent Power Manager Software Now Integrates with VMware vRealize Operations Delivering Innovative Infrastructure Hardware Upgrades
English
24-May-2016
 
65 kB
Eaton and SimpliVity Deliver First Power Management Solution Validated to Operate with a Hyperconverged Infrastructure
English
16-Jul-2015
 
45 kB
Eaton Adds Load-Shedding with VMware vCenter SRM to Latest Version of Intelligent Power Manager Software to Help Prevent Data Loss
English
23-Jun-2015
 
45 kB
Eaton Presents VMware Ready Power Management Solutions for Converged Infrastructures at VMworld Europe 2014
English
15-Sep-2014
 
43 kB
Eaton’s Latest Intelligent Power Manager Software Strengthens Integration with VMware Site Recovery Manager
English
11-Sep-2014
 
41 kB
Eaton Power Management Software Integrates with New Virtualisation and Converged Infrastructure Platforms to Give IT Managers Even More Control
English
6-Mar-2014
 
43 kB
Eaton Showcases Fifth Element of Converged Infrastructure at NetApp Insight
English
6-Nov-2013
 
30 kB
Eaton Joins EMC Technology Partner Program to Develop Integrated Power Management Solutions
English
29-May-2013
 
28 kB
Eaton Joins NetApp Alliance Partner Program, Simplifies Storage Protection
English
20-May-2013
 
30 kB
Eaton Gets Virtualisation-Ready at VMware Forum 2013
English
16-Apr-2013
 
32 kB
Eaton Introduces Updated Intelligent Power Manager Software to Strengthen Business Continuity and Confidence for VMware vSphere 5.1 Users
English
12-Dec-2012
 
186 kB
El Software de Eaton Intelligent Power Protector
Spanish
18-Oct-2012
 
34 kB
Eaton to Demonstrate Real Power of Integrated Virtualisation Management Tools at Citrix Synergy 2012
English
17-Oct-2012
 
29 kB
Eaton Offers VMware Users Four Ways to Maximise the Benefits of Virtualisation with Power Management Software
English
8-Oct-2012
 
27 kB
Latest Eaton Intelligent Power Manager VMware Ready™, Enhances Disaster Recovery, Business Continuity for VMware Users
English
18-Jul-2012
 
43 kB
El Software de Administración de Energía de Eaton, Primero en la Industria para Integrarse por Completo Dentro del vCenter Server de VMware,...
LA-Spanish
30-Apr-2010
 
104 kB
Latest Version of Eaton Intelligent Power Manager Software Integrates with NetApp Data ONTAP to Protect Storage Systems
English
20-May-2013
 
36 kB
Eaton Intelligent Power Manager Software actualizado mejora la gestión para
LA-Spanish
9-Dec-2012
 
23 kB
EL Software de Manejo de Energía Inteligente de Eaton fue ganador de bronce en la 4ta Entrega Anual del Puente de Oro
LA-Spanish
10-Oct-2012
 
29 kB
Maximizando la Eficiencia en Entornos Virtualizados.
Spanish
1-Dec-2011
 
86 kB
Eaton operating system compatibility list
English
11-Jun-2020
 
459 kB
Eaton UPS and connectivity compatibility list
English
23-Apr-2020
 
585 kB
Release Note IPM 1.68
English
11-Jun-2020
 
44 kB
Release Notes for Intelligent Power Manager 1.67.243
English
12-Dec-2019
 
42 kB

Intelligent Power Software – Service & Support

For technical support please contact your local Eaton office.