OT: It's arrived!
chrisb at jesmond.demon.co.uk
Mon Nov 5 08:39:06 GMT 2007
On Mon, Nov 05, 2007 at 01:42:07AM +0000, Lyle - CosmicPerl.com wrote:
> Hi Simon,
> Remote serial port access? This is new to me. To be honest access the
> BIOS, etc, through a serial port is new to me. If you'd give me the
> terms I can google to research this I'd very much appreciate it.
Entry-level Sun AMD server: http://www.sun.com/servers/entry/x4100/specs.xml
"Advanced onboard management and monitoring enabled by embedded
Sun Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM) Service Processor. Key
Local and Remote KVM (Keyboard, Video, Mouse)
Local and Remote Media (CD, floppy, USB)
DMTF style Command Line
SNMP v1, v2c, v3
SSH 2.0, HTTPS Access Authentication
Summary at http://www.sun.com/systemmanagement/index.jsp
All the trad Unix vendors have similar systems.
If only the operators would remember to plug the damned things in, life
would be much better!
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