|IPMI Remote Management|
IPMI Remote Management
IPMI (Intelligent Platform Management Interface) is a hardware-level interface specification that defines a common, abstract message-based interface to platform monitoring and control functions. Providing peace of mind to customers the BMC (Baseboard Management Controller) module implements IPMI 2.0 technology to provide remote access, monitoring and administration for Compucon server platforms. With IPMI, server administrators can view a server's hardware status remotely, receive an alarm automatically if a failure occurs, and power cycle a system that is non-responsive.
The IPMI enabled integrated graphics (Matrox G200eW) supports the following:
Baseboard Management controllers (BMC) with IPMI is commonly used to manage servers. Compucon servers support IPMI through a dedicated network management interface. The BMC provides powerful remote debugging capabilities. Please ensure security is considered when using IPMI – one good practice is to use it within the local area network (LAN) only; if access over the Internet is required please consider setting up a VPN.
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