Mobile Admin Mobile IT monitoring & management for after-hours support
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  • Troubleshoot & resolve IT issues in a few clicks from any smartphone or tablet
  • Supports all key IT infrastructure technologies – AD, VMware, Backup Exec, Exchange & more!
  • Delivers real-time alerts and statuses on your Android, iOS, and Blackberry devices
  • Remote control with SSH, Telnet, VNC, RDP, proxy via Mobile Admin Server or direct connect
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Guided Tour

This short video will walk potential customers through the features of Mobile Admin Software: Dashboard, Manage Services, Manage Hosts and Bookmarks. It will cover how to solve IT problems through Mobile Admin Software's integration with Microsoft Exchange and SolarWinds Orion.

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Mobile Admin – Mobile IT Administration

SolarWinds® Mobile Admin™ allows system and network administrators to manage their IT infrastructures from iOS, Android, and BlackBerry devices. Through direct integration with many of the most widely-used enterprise applications, IT pros can monitor, manage, and troubleshoot their major systems and network devices from anywhere. Perfect for after-hours support, Mobile Admin allows users to perform tasks such as unlocking AD accounts, monitoring servers and network devices, running backup jobs, and managing virtual environments without having to rush back home or to the office.

Top 5 Reasons to Use Mobile Admin

  • SolarWinds Mobile

    SolarWinds Mobile

    Mobile Admin provides direct integration with SolarWinds® Orion® products allowing system and network administrators to manage their SolarWinds applications and environments.

    • View details for nodes, interfaces, and events with Network Performance Monitor (NPM) and Server & Application Monitor (SAM) integration
    • Drill down into problematic nodes and remediate via RDP, VNC, SSH, or Telnet
    • Manage, unmanage, or remanage nodes and interfaces
    • View and manage configurations for network devices
    • Create and view top 10 lists

    Mobile Admin gives users of the core SolarWinds products direct mobile access to their Orion installations. The SolarWinds mobile tools included in Mobile Admin allow system and network administrators to gain key insights into the overall health and performance of their IT infrastructures. Users can drill down into the nodes or applications experiencing problems and launch SSH, RDP, or VNC sessions to remediate problems right from a mobile device or tablet.

    Mobile Admin includes direct integration with the following SolarWinds products:

    • Network Performance Monitor
    • Server & Application Monitor
    • Netflow Traffic Analyzer
    • Network Configuration Manager
    • User Device Tracker
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  • Mobile Active Directory

    Mobile Active Directory

    With Mobile Admin’s mobile Active Directory features, system administrators can manage AD objects from a mobile device. Mobile Admin also includes integration with Novell® Netware® for secure management of users and groups.

    • Reset user passwords and unlock accounts in Active Directory or Novell Netware
    • Create, delete, view, and edit domain users, groups, and computers
    • Edit login scripts and modify group memberships

    Some of the most common tasks a system administrator or help desk professional performs involves managing Active Directory objects. Mobile Admin includes a set of mobile Active Directory tools that IT professionals can access from a mobile device or tablet.

    With these tools, IT pros can:

    • Create, disable, or unlock user accounts and reset passwords
    • Manage objects like groups and computers
    • Create and manage OUs and group membership

    Mobile Admin also includes a similar set of tools for Novell Netware. With these tools, users can:

    • Reset passwords and change password settings
    • Edit login scripts
    • View, edit, create or delete users, groups, and OUs
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  • Mobile Virtualization Management

    Mobile Virtualization Management

    With Mobile Admin’s mobile virtualization management integrations, system administrators can take full control over their virtual environments right from their mobile device.

    • Manage ESX servers and hosts, edit VM settings, and view event details with VMware® integration
    • Configure VM settings, work with snapshots, and manage VM operating systems with Hyper-V® integration

    Virtualization technologies are relied on by organizations in every industry to reduce hardware and energy costs. Remote management of these systems can be difficult without access the right tools. Mobile Admin integrates with VMware and Hyper-V platforms to provide system administrators with robust mobile virtualization management tools allowing remote management right from a mobile device or tablet.

    With VMware integration, users can:

    • Find, view and edit VM settings
    • Manage hosts and view host summaries
    • Restart or shut down an ESX server
    • Monitor events and view triggered alarm details

    With Hyper-V integration, users can:

    • List virtual machines
    • Configure VM settings
    • Restore, create and delete snapshots
    • Manage VM OS
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  • Mobile Email Server Management

    Mobile Email Server Management

    Mobile Admin includes integration with two of the most widely-used mail server platforms giving system administrators the mobile email server management features they need to ensure email keeps flowing.

    • Manage mailboxes, stores, and mail queues with Microsoft Exchange® integration
    • Perform server tasks, edit settings, and manage databases with Lotus Domino® integration
    • Monitor email uptime with alert filters in the Mobile Admin Real-time Dashboard & Notification System

    Mobile email server management is made simple with Mobile Admin. Through integration with both Microsoft Exchange and Lotus Domino, Mobile Admin allows system administrators to manage their email infrastructure from a mobile device.

    In Exchange, users can:

    • Edit storage limits and delivery restrictions
    • Create and manage mailboxes
    • Mount and dismount stores
    • Manage mail queues
    • Start/stop/restart Exchange services
    • Manage group and user addresses and forwarding rules

    In Lotus Domino, users can:

    • Manage server tasks, send tell commands, and stop/restart ports
    • Create/edit/delete people and groups
    • Manage password settings and reset passwords
    • View and edit server logs
    • Fix, delete, compact, or view databases and templates
    • Administer mailbox queues
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  • Mobile Backup Management

    Mobile Backup Management

    Mobile Admin provides access to mobile backup management tools through direct integration with Backup Exec® and NetBackup® from Symantec®.

    • Check and restart jobs, start and stop services, and manage media with Backup Exec integration
    • Monitor jobs, view the status of processes, run reports, and more with NetBackup integration

    Backups are the cornerstone of every good disaster recovery plan and managing them is an important part of a system administrator’s job. Mobile Admin’s mobile backup management tools include integration with Symantec’s Backup Exec™ and NetBackup™. Now backup jobs, media and devices can be managed right from a mobile device or tablet.

    With Backup Exec integration, users can:

    • Check job status
    • Restart jobs
    • Manage job monitors
    • Start/stop services
    • Unlock devices
    • Label, erase or eject tapes
    • View media information

    With NetBackup integration, users can:

    • View activity monitor and jobs
    • Cancel, restart, suspend, or resume jobs
    • Obtain the status of runs
    • Lookup status codes
    • Start/stop services
    • Run and view problem and summary reports
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System Requirements

Operating System

Windows Server 2003 (32 or 64-bit), Windows Server 2008 & 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012

CPU

Dual core 2.66 GHz

.Net Framework

4.0

Memory

2 GB

Other

Client Requirements: BlackBerry v5.0 or later, Android v2.2 or later, iOS v5.1 or later

Hard Drive

200 MB for installation. 20 GB for optimum performance

NOTE: The minimum server requirements listed assume default configuration. Significantly increasing the poll rate or statistic collection rate could result in additional load on the server, which may require a larger CPU or additional memory.

Must Have Features of Mobile Admin

  • Mobile Remote Access

    Mobile Remote Access

    Mobile Admin™ includes many mobile remote access tools for controlling and troubleshooting computers and applications from iOS®, Android™®, and BlackBerry® devices.

    • View event logs, start and stop services, and monitor system performance
    • Access command prompt, PowerShell, and Terminal Services
    • Manage local users and groups, printers, and scheduled tasks
    • Restart Windows computers and operate the task manager remotely

    Troubleshooting Windows computers is a part of nearly every system administrator’s job. With Mobile Admin’s mobile remote Windows administration tools, sys admins can troubleshoot Windows computers from anywhere. This comprehensive suite of tools allows users to:

    • Launch a command prompt or PowerShell
    • View and clear events
    • Manage local groups and users
    • Search, copy, and move files
    • Cancel, pause, and resume print jobs
    • Stop, start, and restart services and processes
    • Monitor system performance
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  • Mobile Remote Windows® Administration

    Mobile Remote Windows® Administration

    Mobile Admin includes a full set of mobile remote Windows administration tools that can be used to manage and troubleshoot Windows servers and workstations from a mobile device.

    • View event logs, start and stop services, and monitor system performance
    • Access command prompt, PowerShell, and Terminal Services
    • Manage local users and groups, printers, and scheduled tasks
    • Restart Windows computers and operate the task manager remotely

    Troubleshooting Windows computers is a part of nearly every system administrator’s job. With Mobile Admin’s mobile remote Windows administration tools, sys admins can troubleshoot Windows computers from anywhere. This comprehensive suite of tools allows users to:

    • Launch a command prompt or PowerShell
    • View and clear events
    • Manage local groups and users
    • Search, copy, and move files
    • Cancel, pause, and resume print jobs
    • Stop, start, and restart services and processes
    • Monitor system performance
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  • Mobile Network Administration

    Mobile Network Administration

    Mobile Admin’s mobile network administration tools allow network administrators to manage and troubleshoot network issues from anywhere.

    • View, create, and edit scopes, super scopes, exclusions, and reservations in Microsoft DHCP
    • Manage zones, domains, and resource records with Microsoft DNS integration
    • Troubleshoot network issues with netsend, traceroute, and ping

    With the mobile network administration tools included in Mobile Admin, network administrators can manage their networks and perform simple troubleshooting from a mobile device or tablet. Through integration with Microsoft DHCP, users can manage scopes, exclusions, and reservations. Microsoft DNS integration allows users to manage zones and records, and to flush DNS cache on servers. Network administrators can also perform simple network troubleshooting tasks with netsend, traceroute, and ping commands.

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  • Mobile IT Infrastructure Monitoring

    Mobile IT Infrastructure Monitoring

    Mobile Admin provides system and network administrators with several mobile IT infrastructure monitoring options through direct integration with several common platforms.

    • Monitor and manage network status with Nagios®integration
    • Drill down into details about the status of systems at several levels with BMC Performance Manager Portal integration
    • View, resolve, and clear alerts generated by Microsoft® System Center Operations Manager (SCOM)

    With the mobile IT infrastructure monitoring tools included in Mobile Admin, system and network administrators can monitor and manage their critical systems and network performance. Through direct integration, Mobile Admin brings the power of the popular infrastructure monitoring and management systems Nagios, BMC Performance Manager, and Microsoft SCOM directly to your mobile device.

    With Nagios integration, users can:

    • Acknowledge service and host problems
    • View service and host details and service state information
    • Schedule service downtime
    • Manage the host machine

    With BMC Performance Manager integration, users can:

    • View system status at the group and element levels
    • View system status at the application and parameter levels

    With Microsoft SCOM integration, users can:

    • View alerts and alert details
    • Search and filter alerts
    • Resolve and clear alerts
    • View computers and their health states
    • Resolve computer health issues
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  • Mobile Service Desk Management

    Mobile Service Desk Management

    Mobile Admin lets help desk techs and IT managers ensure that service requests are handled quickly and efficiently with mobile service desk features.

    • Create and update service requests, search service history, and manage queues with CA Service Desk® integration
    • Manage incidents from end-to-end, view and create work details, and update dates and owners with BMC Remedy® integration

    With Mobile Admin’s mobile service desk management features, system administrators and help desk professionals can manage their help desk requests from a mobile device or tablet. This can help service desks meet strict SLA requirements even when away from the office.

    With CA Service Desk integration, users can:

    • Create new service requests
    • Update services requests
    • View activity logs
    • Search service requests
    • View queues and group requests

    With BMC Remedy Service Desk integration, users can:

    • Search, edit, close and re-assign incidents
    • View, create and edit work details
    • View incident relationships
    • View and update incident dates and owners
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  • Mobile Database Administration

    Mobile Database Administration

    Manage popular database formats with Mobile Admin’s mobile database administration features.

    • View instance configurations, manage schemas & tables, run SQL queries, and more with Oracle® integration
    • Manage data files, stored procedures, and log files, run SQL queries, start/stop SQL agent, and more with Microsoft SQL Server integration

    System administrators are often the go-to people for database administration at their organizations. This puts sys admins in the position of having to remediate database problems or even pull data through queries. The mobile database administration features included in Mobile Admin allow users to manage Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server databases from mobile devices and tablets.

    With Oracle integration, users can:

    • View instance configurations
    • Kill sessions
    • Run SQL queries
    • Manage storage, table spaces and data files
    • Administer user settings, roles and profiles
    • Reset passwords
    • Manage schemas, tables, views and stored procedures

    With Microsoft SQL Server integration, users can:

    • Run SQL queries
    • Manage stored procedures and data files
    • Start/stop instances
    • Manage log files
    • View and kill processes
    • Start/stop the SQL agent
    • Manage jobs and job history
    • View or delete subscriptions
    • Start/stop synchronizations
    • Reset passwords and create/modify logins
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Mobile Admin: Supported Apps

SolarWinds Mobile Admin™ software provides secure mobile access to over 40 IT management tools allowing IT administrators to solve any IT issue anytime & anywhere, directly from mobile devices. Mobile IT management made simple on-the-go!

IT Management Applications Supported by SolarWinds Mobile Admin

Here’s a list of all the IT management applications supported by Mobile Admin.

Mobile IT Infrastructure Management

  • SolarWinds IT Management Software
    • Network Performance Monitor
    • Server & Application Monitor
    • NetFlow Traffic Analyzer
    • Network Configuration Manager
    • User Device Tracker
  • Nagios®
  • BMC® Performance Manager Portal
  • Microsoft® System Center Operations Manager®

Mobile Email Server Management

  • Microsoft Exchange®
  • IBM® Lotus® Domino®
  • Email Uptime

Remote Active Directory Administration

  • Microsoft Active Directory®
  • Novell® NetWare®

Mobile Virtualization Management

  • VMware®
  • Microsoft® Hyper-V®

Mobile Backup Management

  • Symantec® Backup Exec™
  • Symantec NetBackup™

Mobile Remote Windows® Administration

  • Command Prompt
  • Event Viewer
  • Local Users and Groups
  • File Explorer
  • Printers
  • Restart
  • Scheduled Task
  • Shared Folders
  • Services
  • System Information
  • Task Manager
  • Terminal Services
  • PowerShell
  • Dial-up Connections
  • Windows Performance Monitor
  • Windows Services

Mobile Database Administration

  • Oracle®
  • Microsoft SQL Server®

Mobile Remote Access

  • RDP
  • VNC
  • SSH/Telnet
  • TN3270
  • TN5250
  • Citrix® XenApp®
  • Citrix MetaFrame
  • HP® iLO

Mobile Service Desk Management

  • BMC Remedy® Service Desk
  • CA® Service Desk
  • CA Service Desk Change Orders

Mobile Network Administration

  • Net Send / Traceroute / Ping
  • Microsoft DHCP
  • Microsoft DNS
  • Ping Response Monitor

Mobile Website Monitoring

  • Microsoft IIS®
  • Website Uptime

Mobile Cloud Management

  • Amazon® EC2®

Mobile Device Management

  • Microsoft ActiveSync®
  • BlackBerry® Enterprise Server
  • Microsoft System Center Mobile Device Manager

Mobile Remote Authentication

  • RSA® SecurID®

Mobile Cluster Server Administration

  • Microsoft Cluster Server

Mobile Devices Supported by SolarWinds Mobile Admin

SolarWinds Mobile Admin can be used on the following mobile device platforms for remote IT management.

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Demo

  •  Demo: Mobile Admin

    Take a test drive and see how to manage your IT infrastructure from iOS, Andriod and BlackBerry devices.

Datasheets

  • Datasheet: Mobile Admin™

    SolarWinds Mobile Admin™ software provides secure access across 40+ IT management tools, allowing IT administrators to solve any IT issue, anytime, anywhere, from any mobile device.

Videos

Case Studies

  • Case: Dean Foods

    Dean Foods is one of the leading food and beverage companies in the United States. They have a very complex infrastructure which grows every day as new servers and computers are added to their network. See how Mobile Admin increased the flexibility of their IT staff.

  • Case: German

    This large global strategic consulting company hosts some of their worldwide applications in their data center in Germany. The European IT Infrastructure team is responsible for integrating all new applications in this data center. Read how Mobile Admin helped them reduce network downtime costs and increase their operational flexibility.

Whitepapers

  • Mobile Admin Notifications and Dashboard

    Mobile technology is advancing quickly, and as it improves it increasingly promotes an environment focused on the needs of the mobile user. From social networking, to finding your way around, entertainment, productivity and learning, mobile technology supports us as individuals in ever more important ways.

  • Mobile Admin Security

    Security is a fundamental concern of all IT Management solutions, and it is of particular importance when mobile devices are used to access corporate information across the firewall. Mobile Admin’s client-server architecture features a fully-integrated security model that provides both data encryption and user authentication.

Product FAQ

  • Q:  What is Mobile Admin?

    A:  Mobile Admin is used by thousands of system and network administrators to monitor and manage their corporate IT infrastructure from a mobile device.

    When issues occur at inconvenient times, Mobile Admin allows you to respond immediately to determine the cause of the problem and take corrective action without having to get to a computer to access the corporate network.

  • Q:  What can I manage with Mobile Admin?

    A:  With Mobile Admin, you can manage almost every server shared on the same network.

    With over 40 different IT technologies supported, you can have full visibility over your IT infrastructure and manage Active Directory, VMware, Exchange, BES, your tickets from CA Service Desk Manager, or Remedy Service Desk just to name a few.

  • Q:  Which platforms does Mobile Admin support?

    A:  Mobile Admin supports iPhone and iPad, Android smartphones and tablets, BlackBerry (excluding BB10) smartphones and PlayBook (OS2), and Kindle® Fire™.

  • Q:  How is Mobile Admin licensed?

    A:  Mobile Admin is available in single licenses up to 4 users and for an unlimited number of users with the MAX license.

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Version History

v8.1
SolarWinds Mobile Admin has been updated to work with the latest versions of some enterprise applications and also includes increased functionality with SolarWinds Orion products and remote connectivity applications.
  • Now supports RDP connections to Windows 8 and Server 2012
  • Compatible with Apple’s iOS 7 iPhone and iPad operating systems
  • Support for SolarWinds Orion Events, custom URLs with clickable links, and enhanced alert filtering and customization
  • Now includes the ability to save credentials for RDP, VNC, SSH, and Telnet
  • FIPS 140-2 compatibility
  • Support for Microsoft Exchange 2013
  • Support for Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) 2012
  • Support for Symantec Backup Exec 2012
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v8.0
SolarWinds® Mobile Admin™ v8.0 now more closely integrates with SolarWinds Orion® products and includes a more user-friendly launch screen in the mobile client
  • Enhanced integration with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor and Server & Application Monitor
  • SolarWinds Netflow Traffic Analyzer integration
  • SolarWinds Network Configuration Manager integration
  • SolarWinds User Device Tracker integration
  • Improved launch screen interface for the Mobile Admin mobile client
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v7.0
SolarWinds Mobile Admin v7.0 includes enhanced application support and an improved notification system.
  • Amazon EC2 integration
  • Microsoft ActiveSync integration
  • One click notification to user account in Active Directory
  • Support for Hewlett Packard iLO 2 & 3
  • Better device integration for browser, phone, and calendar support
  • Share details of any page in Mobile Admin with team members
  • New top-level view in the notification system
  • Notification payload indicates which feed triggered notification
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