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HP KVM Server Console Switch G2 User Manual

HP KVM Server Console Switch G2 User Manual (87 pages)

HP IP and Server Console Switches G2 User Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 2.42 MB
Table of contents
User Guide1................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Product Features7................................................................................................................................................................
Overview Of Features7................................................................................................................................................................
Kvm Switching Capabilities7................................................................................................................................................................
True Serial Capabilities8................................................................................................................................................................
Local And Remote User Interfaces8................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Capabilities8................................................................................................................................................................
Smart Card Capabilities8................................................................................................................................................................
Component Identification9................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Server G2 Console Switch Components9................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Ip G2 Console Switch Components10................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapters11................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Console Switch15................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Overview15................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mount Safety Instructions15................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Checklist15................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Kit Contents15................................................................................................................................................................
Required Items Not Included16................................................................................................................................................................
Required Tools16................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mounting The Console Switch16................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Standard-mount Installation16................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Cantilever-mount Installation18................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Side-mount Installation18................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Console Switch20................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Connections21................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Panel Power Status Leds21................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Panel Ethernet Connection Leds22................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media And Serial Interface Adapters Leds22................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Ip Console Viewer Overview22................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Interface Adapter23................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapter Overview23................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting An Interface Adapter23................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Interface Adapter24................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches25................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches Overview25................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches Matrix25................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Two Hp Server Console Switches G226................................................................................................................................................................
Example Of An Hp Server Console Switch G2 Cascade Configuration27................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading An Hp Server Console Switch G2 Under An Hp Ip Console Switch G228................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading An Hp Ip Console Switch G2 Under An Hp Server Console Switch G228................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch30................................................................................................................................................................
The User Interfaces30................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch Using The Local Console Ui30................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch Using The Remote Obwi30................................................................................................................................................................
Target Devices32................................................................................................................................................................
Appliance Tools33................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Console Switch Firmware34................................................................................................................................................................
Saving The Console Switch Configuration Or User Database35................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring The Console Switch Configuration Or User Database35................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing System Information36................................................................................................................................................................
System Alerts36................................................................................................................................................................
Network Settings37................................................................................................................................................................
General Network Settings37................................................................................................................................................................
Dns Settings37................................................................................................................................................................
Ntp Settings38................................................................................................................................................................
Snmp Settings38................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Snmp Traps39................................................................................................................................................................
Ports41................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapter Ports41................................................................................................................................................................
Cascade Devices Ports42................................................................................................................................................................
Local Console Ui Settings42................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Sessions43................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring General Session Settings43................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Kvm Session Settings45................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Virtual Media Session Settings45................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Serial Session Settings47................................................................................................................................................................
User Accounts47................................................................................................................................................................
Local User Accounts48................................................................................................................................................................
Mergepoint Access Settings49................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Ldap50................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap Search51................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap Query52................................................................................................................................................................
Override Admin54................................................................................................................................................................
Connections54................................................................................................................................................................
Active Sessions54................................................................................................................................................................
Local Sessions55................................................................................................................................................................
Scan Mode55................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting An Active Session56................................................................................................................................................................
The Video Session Viewer Overview57................................................................................................................................................................
Video Session Viewer57................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Toolbar59................................................................................................................................................................
Launching A Session59................................................................................................................................................................
Session Time-out59................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The View59................................................................................................................................................................
Window Size60................................................................................................................................................................
Video Session Viewer Tasks60................................................................................................................................................................
Closing A Session60................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Overview61................................................................................................................................................................
Limitations Of Using Usb 2.0 Composite Devices With Virtual Media61................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media61................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Resources62................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Requirements62................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Virtual Media62................................................................................................................................................................
Sharing And Preemption Considerations62................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Dialog Box63................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media Through The Video Session Viewer63................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media In A Two-level Cascade Configuration64................................................................................................................................................................
Using Smart Cards66................................................................................................................................................................
Smart Card Overview66................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Smart Card Through Video Session Viewer66................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap67................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap Overview67................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap Configuration67................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Active Directory For Performing Queries67................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Serial Management68................................................................................................................................................................
Establishing Lan Connections68................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Serial Management And Setup Port68................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Hyperterminal68................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Minicom68................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Main Menu69................................................................................................................................................................
Network Configuration70................................................................................................................................................................
Enable Debug Messages70................................................................................................................................................................
Reset Appliance70................................................................................................................................................................
Exit70................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch Nic71................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering A Lost Console Switch Serial Management Password71................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Firmware72................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Tftp For Microsoft Windows Operating Systems72................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Tftp For Linux Operating Systems72................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Tftp For Linux Operating Systems73................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting74................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Troubleshooting74................................................................................................................................................................
Connection Length Table75................................................................................................................................................................
Frequently Asked Questions76................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Frequently Asked Questions76................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Support77................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Contact Hp77................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Contact Information77................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Notices78................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Identification Numbers78................................................................................................................................................................
Federal Communications Commission Notice78................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Rating Label78................................................................................................................................................................
Class A Equipment78................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity For Products Marked With The Fcc Logo, United States Only78................................................................................................................................................................
Modifications79................................................................................................................................................................
Cables79................................................................................................................................................................
Canadian Notice79................................................................................................................................................................
European Union Regulatory Notice79................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Of Waste Equipment By Users In Private Households In The European Union80................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Notice81................................................................................................................................................................
Korean Class A Notice81................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cord Statement For Japan81................................................................................................................................................................
Acronyms And Abbreviations82................................................................................................................................................................

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HP KVM Server Console Switch G2 User Manual

HP KVM Server Console Switch G2 User Manual (83 pages)

IP and Server Console Switches  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 1.98 MB
Table of contents
User Guide1................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Product Features6................................................................................................................................................................
Overview Of Features6................................................................................................................................................................
Kvm Switching Capabilities6................................................................................................................................................................
True Serial Capabilities7................................................................................................................................................................
Local And Remote User Interfaces7................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Capabilities7................................................................................................................................................................
Smart Card Capabilities7................................................................................................................................................................
Fips Cryptographic Module7................................................................................................................................................................
Component Identification9................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Server G2 Console Switch Components9................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Ip G2 Console Switch Components9................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapters11................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Console Switch14................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Overview14................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mount Safety Instructions14................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Checklist14................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Kit Contents14................................................................................................................................................................
Required Items Not Included15................................................................................................................................................................
Required Tools15................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mounting The Console Switch15................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Standard-mount Installation15................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Cantilever-mount Installation17................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Side-mount Installation17................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Console Switch19................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Connections20................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Panel Power Status Leds21................................................................................................................................................................
Rear Panel Ethernet Connection Leds21................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media And Serial Interface Adapters Leds21................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Ip Console Viewer Overview21................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Interface Adapter23................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapter Overview23................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting An Interface Adapter23................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Interface Adapter24................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches25................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches Overview25................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches Matrix25................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Two Hp Server Console Switches G226................................................................................................................................................................
Example Of An Hp Server Console Switch G2 Cascade Configuration27................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading An Hp Server Console Switch G2 Under An Hp Ip Console Switch G228................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch29................................................................................................................................................................
The User Interfaces29................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch Using The Local Console Ui29................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch Using The Remote Obwi29................................................................................................................................................................
Using The User Interfaces31................................................................................................................................................................
Local Console User Interface31................................................................................................................................................................
Target Devices31................................................................................................................................................................
Filtering Target Devices32................................................................................................................................................................
Appliance Tools32................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Console Switch Firmware33................................................................................................................................................................
Saving The Console Switch Configuration Or User Database34................................................................................................................................................................
Restoring The Console Switch Configuration Or User Database35................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing System Information35................................................................................................................................................................
System Alerts36................................................................................................................................................................
Network Settings36................................................................................................................................................................
General Network Settings36................................................................................................................................................................
Dns Settings37................................................................................................................................................................
Ntp Settings37................................................................................................................................................................
Snmp Settings37................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Snmp Traps38................................................................................................................................................................
Ports40................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapter Ports40................................................................................................................................................................
Cascade Devices Ports41................................................................................................................................................................
Local Console Ui Settings41................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Sessions42................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring General Session Settings42................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Kvm Session Settings44................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Virtual Media Session Settings44................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Serial Session Settings46................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Serial Access From A Command Line46................................................................................................................................................................
User Accounts47................................................................................................................................................................
Local User Accounts47................................................................................................................................................................
Mergepoint Access Settings48................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Ldap49................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap Search50................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap Query51................................................................................................................................................................
Override Admin53................................................................................................................................................................
Connections53................................................................................................................................................................
Active Sessions53................................................................................................................................................................
Local Sessions54................................................................................................................................................................
Scan Mode54................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting An Active Session55................................................................................................................................................................
Video Session Viewer56................................................................................................................................................................
The Video Session Viewer Overview56................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Toolbar57................................................................................................................................................................
Launching A Session58................................................................................................................................................................
Session Time-out58................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The View58................................................................................................................................................................
Window Size59................................................................................................................................................................
Video Session Viewer Tasks59................................................................................................................................................................
Closing A Session59................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media60................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Overview60................................................................................................................................................................
Limitations Of Using Usb 2.0 Composite Devices With Virtual Media60................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Resources61................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Virtual Media61................................................................................................................................................................
Sharing And Preemption Considerations61................................................................................................................................................................
Virtual Media Dialog Box61................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media Through The Video Session Viewer62................................................................................................................................................................
Using Local Virtual Media62................................................................................................................................................................
Using Virtual Media In A Two-level Cascade Configuration63................................................................................................................................................................
Using Smart Cards64................................................................................................................................................................
Smart Card Overview64................................................................................................................................................................
Using A Smart Card Through Video Session Viewer64................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap65................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap Overview65................................................................................................................................................................
Ldap Configuration65................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Active Directory For Performing Queries65................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Serial Management66................................................................................................................................................................
Establishing Lan Connections66................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting To The Serial Management And Setup Port66................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Hyperterminal66................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Minicom66................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Main Menu67................................................................................................................................................................
Network Configuration68................................................................................................................................................................
Enable Debug Messages68................................................................................................................................................................
Reset Appliance68................................................................................................................................................................
Exit68................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Console Switch Nic69................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering A Lost Console Switch Serial Management Password69................................................................................................................................................................
Firmware70................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Firmware70................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Tftp For Microsoft Windows Operating Systems70................................................................................................................................................................
Enabling Tftp For Linux Operating Systems70................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Tftp For Linux Operating Systems71................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting72................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Troubleshooting72................................................................................................................................................................
Connection Length Table73................................................................................................................................................................
Frequently Asked Questions75................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Frequently Asked Questions75................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Information76................................................................................................................................................................
Safety And Regulatory Compliance76................................................................................................................................................................
Turkey Rohs Material Content Declaration76................................................................................................................................................................
Ukraine Rohs Material Content Declaration76................................................................................................................................................................
Warranty Information76................................................................................................................................................................
Support And Other Resources77................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Contact Hp77................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Contact Information77................................................................................................................................................................
Acronyms And Abbreviations78................................................................................................................................................................
Documentation Feedback80................................................................................................................................................................
Index81................................................................................................................................................................
HP KVM Server Console Switch G2 User Manual

HP KVM Server Console Switch G2 User Manual (54 pages)

HP KVM Server Console Switch G2 User Guide  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 2.2 MB
Table of contents
User Guide1................................................................................................................................................................
Intended Audience2................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Hp Kvm Server Console Switch G26................................................................................................................................................................
Overview6................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Checklist6................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Kit Contents6................................................................................................................................................................
Required Items Not Included6................................................................................................................................................................
Required Tools6................................................................................................................................................................
Rack-mounting The Console Switch7................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Standard-mount Installation7................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Cantilever-mount Installation8................................................................................................................................................................
Performing A Side-mount Installation9................................................................................................................................................................
Console Switch Components11................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Local Console Switch12................................................................................................................................................................
Installing A Ps/2 Or Usb Interface Adapter13................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Adapter Overview13................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Interface Adapters13................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading Console Switches14................................................................................................................................................................
Compatible Console Switch Models14................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Ip Console Switch14................................................................................................................................................................
Cascading An Hp Kvm Server Console Switch G2 With Another Hp Kvm Server Console Switch G215................................................................................................................................................................
Local Port Operation17................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Main Dialog Box17................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing Servers18................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Port Column18................................................................................................................................................................
Viewing The Server Status Column19................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Servers19................................................................................................................................................................
Soft Switching19................................................................................................................................................................
Soft Switching To A Server19................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring Switches For Soft Switching20................................................................................................................................................................
Soft Switching To A Previous Server20................................................................................................................................................................
Disconnecting From A Server20................................................................................................................................................................
Using Basic Osd Navigation Keys20................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Setup Dialog Box21................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Setup Dialog Box21................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Routine Tasks For Servers21................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Display Behavior22................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Menu Dialog Box22................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting The Display Order Of Servers22................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting And Setting The Osd Hot Key Command23................................................................................................................................................................
Setting A Screen Delay Time23................................................................................................................................................................
Controlling The Status Flag23................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Flag Dialog Box24................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying The Status Flag24................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcasting To Servers25................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Broadcast Dialog Box25................................................................................................................................................................
Activating The Broadcast Dialog Box25................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcasting Keystrokes25................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcasting Selected Servers25................................................................................................................................................................
Broadcasting Mouse Movements26................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up A Scan Pattern26................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Scan Dialog Box27................................................................................................................................................................
Adding Servers To The Scan List27................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Servers From The Scan List27................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Scan Mode28................................................................................................................................................................
Deactivating Scan Mode28................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Local Console Switch Security28................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Security Dialog Box29................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Password29................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Password Protection29................................................................................................................................................................
Logging In To The Console Switch29................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Password Protection30................................................................................................................................................................
Resetting A Console Switch Password30................................................................................................................................................................
Exiting Screen Saver Mode31................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Screen Saver Mode Without Password Protection31................................................................................................................................................................
Deactivating The Screen Saver31................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Switch And Share Modes31................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Switch Dialog Box32................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Switch And Share Modes32................................................................................................................................................................
Changing The Keyboard Language32................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Keyboard Dialog Box33................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting The Keyboard Language33................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Osd Interface Language33................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Device Types34................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Devices Dialog Box34................................................................................................................................................................
Modifying Device Types35................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Names Dialog Box35................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Server Names36................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Names To Servers36................................................................................................................................................................
Managing Console Switch Tasks Using The Osd37................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Commands Dialog Box38................................................................................................................................................................
Running System Diagnostics38................................................................................................................................................................
Activating Run Diagnostics39................................................................................................................................................................
Device Reset40................................................................................................................................................................
Displaying Version Information40................................................................................................................................................................
Accessing The Version Dialog Box40................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Firmware41................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Console Switch Firmware41................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading The Interface Adapter Firmware41................................................................................................................................................................
Upgrading Interface Adapter Firmware Simultaneously42................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Interface Adapter Firmware Individually42................................................................................................................................................................
Decommissioning An Interface Adapter44................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting45................................................................................................................................................................
Connection Length Requirements45................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting Table45................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Support47................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Contact Hp47................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Contact Information47................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Notices48................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Identification Numbers48................................................................................................................................................................
Federal Communications Commission Notice48................................................................................................................................................................
Fcc Rating Label48................................................................................................................................................................
Class A Equipment48................................................................................................................................................................
Class B Equipment48................................................................................................................................................................
Declaration Of Conformity For Products Marked With The Fcc Logo, United States Only49................................................................................................................................................................
Modifications49................................................................................................................................................................
Cables49................................................................................................................................................................
Canadian Notice (avis Canadien)50................................................................................................................................................................
European Union Regulatory Notice50................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Notice51................................................................................................................................................................
Korean Notice51................................................................................................................................................................
Power Cord Statement For Japan51................................................................................................................................................................
Acronyms And Abbreviations52................................................................................................................................................................
Index53................................................................................................................................................................

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