Eaton Powerware 5130 UPS Server 2012 Datacentre software

Hi,

After many emails back and forth with Eaton support, they tell me that their IPP (Intelligent Power Protector) software doesn't support Server 2012 Datacentre edition.
It supports Server 2012 standard etc though.  I've tried Winpower and other Powerware/Eaton software like lansafe etc but they don't support this UPS.
It's on a USB connection and is found by device manager.

Does anyone else have an Eaton UPS on Server 2012 Datacentre via USB that they have working software for?

thanks.
LVL 1
Ace-ITAsked:
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Ace-ITAuthor Commented:
I ran through this with Eaton support again and insisted that IPP should work with an industry standard OS like 2012 Datacenter.  Their senior support said that it actually does.  After sending them log files the sent me a free UPS NIC as they couldn't figure it out either.
0

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Windows Server 2012

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.