Friday, June 28, 2019

Vertiv Avocent MergePoint EMS End Of Support Announcement

Dear Valued Customers & Partners,

Currently GIGABYTE server products with an Aspeed AST2500 BMC feature two different BMC firmware solutions: Avocent MergePoint Embedded Management Software (EMS) provided by Vertiv, or MegaRAC SP-X provided by American Megatrends International (AMI). Each GIGABYTE server product may currently feature either solution, or both may be available in some cases.

On April 1st 2019, Vertiv officially announced they will end all support and further development for Avocent MergePoint EMS as of January 1st, 2020.