Additional information about installing and configuring the switch is available in the following guides,
which are available at http://www.hp.com/go/bladesystem/documentation.
HP 10Gb Ethernet BL-c Switch User Guide
HP 10Gb Ethernet BL-c Switch Command Reference Guide
HP 10Gb Ethernet BL-c Switch ISCLI Reference Guide
HP 10Gb Ethernet BL-c Switch Browser-based Interface Reference Guide
HP 10Gb Ethernet BL-c Switch Quick Setup Instructions
The following table describes the typographic styles used in this guide:
The 10Gb Ethernet BL-c Switch is an integral subsystem within the overall BladeSystem. The BladeSystem
chassis includes an Onboard Administrator as the central element for overall chassis and control.
The 10GbE switch communicates with the Onboard Administrator through its internal management port
(port 17). The factory default settings permit management and control access to the switch through the
10/100 Mbps Ethernet port on the Onboard Administrator, or the built-in console port. You also can use
the external Ethernet ports to manage and control the 10GbE switch.
The 10GbE switch management network has the following characteristics:
Port 17—Management port 17 has a fixed configuration, as follows:
Flow control: both
This type depicts onscreen computer output and prompts.
This type displays in command examples and shows text
that must be typed in exactly as shown.
This bracketed type displays in command examples as a
parameter placeholder. Replace the indicated text with
the appropriate real name or value when using the
command. Do not type the brackets.
Command items shown inside brackets are optional and
can be used or excluded as the situation demands. Do
not type the brackets.
Accessing the switch
To establish a Telnet session, enter:
host# telnet <IP address>
Read your user guide thoroughly.
host# ls [-a]