This article introduce how to approach Advantech BMC Web Interface called Node explorer.
Advanced Platform Management allows you to access the system’s console while the host OS is absent, i.e. during BIOS execution and booting. In addition, it provides access to the OS console when no OS Ethernet interfaces are up or the OS does not provide remote login through SSH or Telnet.
Pre-requirement & reference:
* Advantech’s IANA Enterprise Number used for OEM commands is 002839h
* IANA = Internet Assigned Number Authority
All users who are using Advantech ICVG (CIoT) platforms, including FWA, SKY-7K, SKY-8K, SKY-9K Series.
In general, web access function is enabled for 1st Administrator user by default. Except Administrator, manually enabling web access feature (permission) for other BMC users with "Administrator" privilege is required.
1- Approach BMC from external (NS-SI) is required.
2- Make sure you are able to access Node explorer with "administrator" privilege
1- Login Web UI (Node explorer) with Administrator
2- Find Extra Configuration in side menu
3-P ick an empty user ID by clicking on it and you will find edit page pops up
4- Enable User Enabled , Give this user a name, Set password for this user , give the privilege level to "administrator" and finally check the "Enable Web Access" item
5-Click Save and the Web access setting for this new added BMC user is completed.
6- Logout and login again with New Created user to see if it works.
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