To introduce All the possible interfaces to approach BMC functions.
All users who are using Advantech CIoT platforms, including FWA, SKY-7K, SKY-8K, SKY-9K Series.
(1) KCS : Local access, the command is running on local machines
ref command: ipmitool mc info
(2) IOL: ipmitool over lan which is through Ethernet management port which support side band interface (NC-SI), recent we support following 3 kinds of IOL
– From External Client
– OS2BMC (OS to BMC)
– Virtual Ethernet
ref command : # ipmitool -I lanplus -H <bmc ip> -U <user> -P <passwd> mc info
(3) ipmitool serial : ipmitool through UART interface to BMC, require special ipmitool83 to make it work. Please contact support team to understand your platform supports this feature and the proper utility.
ref command :# ipmitool83 -I serial-basic -D /dev/ttyACM0 -z 1500 mc info
(4) Web UI: the popular and easier way to approach BMC through Ethernet management port. please refer to How to access node explorer? to get start