HPE Apollo Platform Manager
HPE Apollo Platform Manager
The HPE Apollo Platform Manager(APM) is a rack level power and system management solution for the HPE Apollo 6000 System,
HPE Apollo 4500 System, HPE Apollo 2000 System, and HPE Moonshot 1500 System. HPE APM is standard in the Apollo 8000
HPE APM will automatically discover hardware components and enable bay level power on and off, server metering, and aggregate
dynamic power capping. HPE APM consolidates Ethernet access to all resident iLOs, and provides a secure single sign on. HPE
APM also provides asset management capabilities for shared infrastructure.
HPE APM features rack level event logging, RADIUS authentication, an integrated serial concentrator, up to 11 local user accounts,
a read only service port, and supports SNMP, SSH, Syslogd, telnet.
What’s New
• Dynamic Rack Power capping
• Unified Ethernet access to all resident iLOs with single sign on capability
• Ability to link multiple APMs together for a “row view” of APM based racks
Enhanced graphical interface
RESTful API support
Can monitor health of all servers in the rack while providing an “at a glance” view
Front View:
1. Consolidated Management Ports 1 - 10 (RDM1)
2. Power LED
3. Serial port for management of top of rack switch
4. RDM 3 port for SL-APM Distribution module
5. RDM 2 port for SL-APM Distribution module
6. iLO port
8. Health LED
9. Reset Button
10. Ethernet Management port
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Service port
Serial Console port
MicroSD Card slot
Power Distribution Module (PDM) ports 1 – 6
Back View/Side View
1. Power plugs 1 and 2
2. On-Generator and AUX signals
3. Redundant reset
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Optional Features
This product is covered by a global limited warranty and supported by HPE Services and a worldwide
network of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Authorized Channel Partners. Hardware diagnostic support and
repair is available for one year from date of purchase. Support for software and initial setup is available
for 90 days from date of purchase. Enhancements to warranty services are available through HPE
Pointnext operational services or customized service agreements.
NOTE: Server Warranty includes 1 year Parts, 1 year Labor, 1-year on-site support with next
business day response. Additional information regarding worldwide limited warranty and technical
support is available at:
HPE Factory Express offers configuration, customization, integration and deployment services for
Factory Express
Portfolio for Servers and Hewlett Packard Enterprise servers and storage products. Customers can choose how their factory
solutions are built, tested, integrated, shipped and deployed.
Factory Express offers service packages for simple configuration, racking, installation, complex
configuration and design services as well as individual factory services, such as image loading, asset
tagging, and custom packaging. Hewlett Packard Enterprise products supported through Factory
Express include a wide array of servers and storage and configurable network switches.
For more information on Factory Express services for your specific server model please contact your
sales representative or go to: http://www.hp.com/go/factory-express.
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Service and Support
Service and Support
Support for HPE Apollo Platform Manager is covered by the support for the server installed in
the same rack.
HPE Technology Services
HPE Technology Services offers you consultants and support experts to solve your most complex
infrastructure problems. We help keep your business running, boost availability and avoid downtime.
Protect your business beyond warranty with HPE Pointnext operational services
When you buy HPE Options, it's also a good time to think about what level of service you may need.
HPE Pointnext operational services provide total care and support expertise with committed response
choices designed to meet your IT and business need.
Recommended HPE Pointnext operational services for optimal satisfaction with your HPE
Recommended Services Support for the HPE APM is provided by the servers installed in the rack. Consider the criticality of the
servers and choose the recommended service level that meets your needs.
Parts and materials
Hewlett Packard Enterprise will provide HPE-supported replacement parts and materials necessary to
maintain the covered hardware product in operating condition, including parts and materials for
available and recommended engineering improvements.
Parts and components that have reached their maximum supported lifetime and/or the maximum
usage limitations as set forth in the manufacturer's operating manual, product quick-specs, or the
technical product data sheet will not be provided, repaired, or replaced as part of these services.
The defective media retention service feature option applies only to Disk or eligible SSD/Flash Drives
replaced by Hewlett Packard Enterprise due to malfunction.
For more information
To learn more on services for your HPE server, contact your Hewlett Packard Enterprise sales
representative or authorized channel partner Or visit: http://www.hp.com/go/scalable
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Configuration Information
NOTE: Contact your local sales representative for information on configurable product offerings and requirements.
Configuration Example 1
Appropriate for server chassis with consolidated management port such as HPE Apollo systems.
HPE Advanced Power Manager Kit
HPE Apollo Platform
NOTE:NOTE: Each HPE APM can connect up to 10 server chassis via consolidated
management cable.
HP 4M 20 Pin Consolidated Management Cable
NOTE:NOTE: 1 cable per server chassis.
HP 3M MicroDB9 to MicroDB9 Cable
NOTE:NOTE: This cable is required for connectivity to DC Power shelf with Apollo
Configuration Example 2
Appropriate for rack configurations with greater than 10 chassis such as Apollo 2000.
HPE Advanced Power Manager Kit
HPE Apollo Platform
NOTE:NOTE: Each HPE APM can connect to 2 HPE SL Advanced Power Manager
Distribution (SL APMD) modules.
HPE SL Advanced Power Manager Distribution Module Kit
NOTE:NOTE: Each SL APMD can connect up to 10 chassis.
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Technical Specifications
System Unit
Chassis Dimensions
(H x W x D)
Input Requirements
(per power supply)
1.625" x 8.25" x 13" (4.128 x 20.95 x 33.02cm)
9 lbs
Rated Line Voltage
Rated Input Current
100 to 240 VAC
1.0A at 115VAC
1.0A at 230VAC
Rated Input Frequency
50 to 60 Hz
Rated Input Power
12W (at 100 VAC),
12W (at 200 VAC)
To review typical system power ratings use the HPE Power Advisor which is
Power Specifications
available via the online tool located at
URL: http://www8.hp.com/us/en/products/servers/solutions.html?comp
653.10W (at 100 VAC),
653.08W (at 200 VAC)
50° to 140° F (10° to 60° C) at sea level with an
System Inlet
altitude derating of 1.8°F per every 1000 ft
(1.0°C per every 305 m) above sea level to a
maximum of 10,000 ft (3050 m), no direct
sustained sunlight. Maximum rate of change is
18°F/hr (10°C/hr). The upper limit may be
limited by the type and number of options
System performance may be reduced if
operating with a fan fault or above 86°F (30°C).
-22° to 185° F (-30° to 85° C)
Maximum rate of change is 36°F/hr (20°C/hr).
10% to 90% relative humidity (Rh), 82.4°F
Relative Humidity
(28°C) maximum wet bulb temperature, non(non-condensing)
5% to 95% relative humidity (Rh), 101.7°F
(38.7°C) maximum wet bulb temperature, noncondensing.
10,000 ft (3050 m). This value may be limited
by the type and number of options installed.
Maximum allowable altitude change rate is 1500
ft/min (457 m/min).
30,000 ft (9144 m). Maximum allowable altitude
change rate is 1500 ft/min (457 m/min).
Class A
Emissions Classification FCC Rating
Normative Standards
CISPR 22; EN55022; EN55024; FCC CFR 47, Pt
15; ICES-003; CNS13438; GB9254; K22;K24;
EN 61000-3-2; EN 61000-3-3; EN 60950-1;
IEC 60950-1
NOTE: Product conformance to cited product specifications is based on
sample (type) testing, evaluation, or assessment. This product or family of
products is eligible to bear the appropriate compliance logos and
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Technical Specifications
End-of-life Management Hewlett Packard Enterprise offers end-of-life product return, trade-in, and
recycling programs in many geographic areas. For trade-in information,
Products and Approach and Recycling
please go to: http://www.hp.com/go/green. To recycle your product,
please go to: http://www.hp.com/go/green or contact your nearest
Hewlett Packard Enterprise sales office. Products returned to Hewlett
Packard Enterprise will be recycled, recovered or disposed of in a
responsible manner.
The EU WEEE directive (2002/95/EC) requires manufacturers to provide
treatment information for each product type for use by treatment facilities.
This information (product disassembly instructions) is posted on the
Hewlett Packard Enterprise web site at: http://www.hp.com/go/green.
These instructions may be used by recyclers and other WEEE treatment
facilities as well as HPE OEM customers who integrate and re-sell Hewlett
Packard Enterprise equipment.
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Summary of Changes
Version History
Version 9
From version 7 to 8
From version 6 to 7
From Version 5 to 6
From Version 4 to 5
From Version 3 to 4
From Version 2 to 3
Description of Change
Care Pack naming and Service and Support- Parts and
Materials updated.
Update name of the QuickSpecs and general information
throughout the document
Updates throughout the QuickSpecs
Changes were made throughout, including changing the
Recommended and Related Services were revised.
Correction made to the North America and Canada
versions only.
Overview: Updated Image section.
Configuration Information-Factory Integrated Models:
Updated Step 1.
Changed the title.
From Version 1 to 2
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