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HP AF602A - IP Console Switch User Manual

HP AF602A - IP Console Switch User Manual (105 pages)

Hewlett-Packard IP Console Switch With Virtual Media User Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 2.98 MB
Table of contents
Hp Ip Console Switch With Virtual Media1................................................................................................................................................................
User Guide1................................................................................................................................................................
Intended Audience2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Component Identification6................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Components6................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapter With Virtual Media Components7................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Console Switch9................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Overview9................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mount Safety Instructions9................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Checklist9................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Kit Contents9................................................................................................................................................................
Required Items Not Included10................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Item10................................................................................................................................................................
Required Tools10................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mounting The Console Switch10................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Side-mount Type A Installation11................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Side-mount Type B Installation12................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Standard-mount Installation13................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Cantilever-mount Type A Installation15................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Cantilever-mount Type B Installation17................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Console Switch18................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Ip Console Viewer Overview20................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Interface Adapter21................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapter Overview21................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Interface Adapter21................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches23................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches Overview23................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches Matrix23................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Two Hp Server Console Switches With Virtual Media And An Hp Ip Console Switch With Virtual Media24................................................................................................................................................................
Media Cascade Configuration26................................................................................................................................................................
Local Port Operation28................................................................................................................................................................
Local Port Operation Overview28................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Main Dialog Box28................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Servers By Name, Eid, Or Port29................................................................................................................................................................
Soft Switching30................................................................................................................................................................
Soft Switching To A Server30................................................................................................................................................................
Soft Switching To A Previous Server30................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting From A Server30................................................................................................................................................................
Using Basic Osd Navigation Keys30................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Routine Tasks For Servers31................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Display Behavior32................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling The Status Flag33................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Status Flag34................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Device Types35................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Keyboard Language36................................................................................................................................................................
Changing Network Configurations37................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Local Console Switch Security37................................................................................................................................................................
Exiting Screen Saver Mode42................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Osd Language43................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Server And Serial Device Names43................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Scan Pattern44................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Servers To The Scan List45................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Servers From The Scan List46................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Scan Mode46................................................................................................................................................................
Deactivating Scan Mode46................................................................................................................................................................
Using Preemption47................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning A Preempt Timeout47................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Server Tasks Using The Osd48................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing And Disconnecting User Connections49................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Current User Connections50................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting A User50................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Interface Adapter Status Information51................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Version Information51................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Configuration Information53................................................................................................................................................................
Decommissioning An Interface Adapter53................................................................................................................................................................
Running System Diagnostics54................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Run Diagnostics55................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting Devices56................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media58................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Overview58................................................................................................................................................................
Limitations Of Using Usb 2.0 Composite Devices With Virtual Media58................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Resources59................................................................................................................................................................
Using Local Virtual Media59................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media In A Two-level Cascade Configuration60................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media In A Three-level Cascade Configuration61................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Local Virtual Media62................................................................................................................................................................
Using Usb Composite Media Devices63................................................................................................................................................................
Disabling The Usb 2.0 Function63................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling The Usb 2.0 Function65................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Serial Management68................................................................................................................................................................
Establishing Lan Connections68................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Serial Management Connector68................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Hyperterminal68................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Minicom69................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Main Menu69................................................................................................................................................................
Network Configuration70................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware Management70................................................................................................................................................................
Enable Debug Messages70................................................................................................................................................................
Set/change Password70................................................................................................................................................................
Restore Factory Defaults71................................................................................................................................................................
Reset Appliance71................................................................................................................................................................
Enable Ldap Debug Messages71................................................................................................................................................................
Set Web Interface Ports71................................................................................................................................................................
Input Web Server Certificate72................................................................................................................................................................
Exit72................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch Nic73................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering A Lost Console Switch Serial Management Password76................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Firmware78................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Console Switch Firmware Overview78................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Console Switch Firmware Through The Local Osd78................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Console Switch Firmware Through The Hp Ip Console Viewer80................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Console Switch Firmware Through The Serial Management Connection80................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Interface Adapter Firmware82................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Interface Adapter Firmware Individually83................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Interface Adapter Firmware Simultaneously84................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Interface Adapter Firmware Through The Autoupdate Feature85................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Tftp For Microsoft Windows Operating Systems86................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Tftp For Linux Operating Systems86................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Tftp For Linux Operating Systems86................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting88................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Table88................................................................................................................................................................
Connection Length Table90................................................................................................................................................................
Frequently Asked Questions91................................................................................................................................................................
Are The Expansion Module Ports Hot-pluggable91................................................................................................................................................................
Are The Interface Adapters Hot-pluggable91................................................................................................................................................................
Are The Keyboard, Monitor, And Mouse Connections On The Console Switch Hot-pluggable91................................................................................................................................................................
Are The Server Connections On The Console Switch Hot-pluggable91................................................................................................................................................................
Can The Console Switch Be Mounted In A Round-hole Rack91................................................................................................................................................................
Can The Console Switch Be Side-mounted In A Round-hole Rack91................................................................................................................................................................
Has The Customer Verified The Firmware Version91................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Access The Main Dialog Box92................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Cascade Console Switches92................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Change The Keyboard Language92................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Know Which Port My Cascaded Console Switch Is Connected To92................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Locally Connect A Cascaded Console Switch93................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Look At My Console Switch Firmware Version93................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Look At My Interface Adapter Firmware Version93................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Turn The Screen Saver Off93................................................................................................................................................................
How Do I Use The Run Diagnostics Feature93................................................................................................................................................................
Is The Console Switch Operational93................................................................................................................................................................
What Are The Minimum And Maximum Cable Lengths94................................................................................................................................................................
What Kind Of Cat5 Cables Are Supported94................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Support95................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Contact Hp95................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Contact Information95................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Notices96................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Identification Numbers96................................................................................................................................................................
Federal Communications Commission Notice96................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Rating Label96................................................................................................................................................................
Class A Equipment96................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity For Products Marked With The Fcc Logo, United States Only96................................................................................................................................................................
Modifications97................................................................................................................................................................
Cables97................................................................................................................................................................
Canadian Notice97................................................................................................................................................................
European Union Regulatory Notice97................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Of Waste Equipment By Users In Private Households In The European Union98................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Notice98................................................................................................................................................................
Korean Class A Notice99................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cord Statement For Japan99................................................................................................................................................................
Acronyms And Abbreviations100................................................................................................................................................................
Index102................................................................................................................................................................

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