Posted by SiRu on April 1, 2012 ·
The HP Lights-Out Configuration Utility (HPONCFG) enables users to configure iLO, iLO 2, iLO 3 using HP SmartStart CD without requiring a server reboot. Though HPONCFG is basically used in Command Line Interface with RIBCL XML based configuration scripts, it also provides a limited Graphical User Interface (GUI). The graphical user interface provides a basic subset of the features offered by the HPONCFG [...]
Posted by SiRu on February 3, 2012 ·
HP Integrated Lights-Out (iLO) is one of the bright feature available on all HP Proliant and Blade Servers (hope you are not using Antique HP/Compaq Servers). iLO allow us to manage server remotely and it works at the hardware level. So you will have access to the server even when the Operating system is crashed/not installed/Server is in Powered Off state!
OK, now comes the configuration part [...]