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SMDC (IPMI) Product


Compatible with



Baseboard Management Controller (BMC)
 • QLogic Zircon™ BMC
 • ARM7 technology core
Protocols and Standards
 • Tailored for IPMI 1.5 compliance
 • Remote Management and Control
     Protocol (RMCP) for IPMI-Over-LAN
 • Alert Standard Forum (ASF)
Primary Communication Interface
 • Keyboard Controller Style (KCS)
 • Block Transfer (BT)
Auxiliary Communication Interface
 • Intelligent Platform Management Bus (IPMB)
 • Emergency Management Port (EMP)
 • Local Area Network (LAN)
Auxiliary SMBus / I2C buses
 • 4 dedicated and independent buses available
     for user expansion
Sensor Monitoring
 • Voltage
 • Temperature
 • Tachometers
 • Fan Speed Control / PWM
 • Chassis Intrusion
Field Replaceable Unit (FRU)
 • Chassis, motherboard, product, and other
     information stored and secured in FRU

Real Time Clock (RTC)
 • RTC kept in sync with system RTC for
     synchronized scheduling and logging

Form Factor
 • 4.6" x 2.4" (116.84mm x 60.96mm)
 • Low profile PCI form factor tailored to allow
    different mounting varieties
     - Fits on PCI slot
     - Fits in 3.5" drive bay
     - Fits inside almost any chassis

* requires special mounting holes.


Control Command Set
 • Power Up / Power Down
 • System Reset
 • System Power Cycle
 • System NMI
Diagnostic Command Set
  • Power-Good Detection
 • CPU Voltage Identification (VID)
 • ACPI State Detection
 • Request Message Redirection through IPMB
Sensor Data Repository (SDR)
 • Detailed sensor information, including sensor
 • types and measuring units
System Event Log (SEL)
 • Complete history of system events, such as POST
 • events, are stored in non-volatile memory
Card Interface
 • Proprietary 50-pin interface
     (2x25 header, 2mm x 2mm)
Additional Features
 • Firmware-upgradeable through flash utility
 • Front Panel LED and Buzzer interface/control
Emergency Management Port
(EMP) Console

 • Serial port interface provides access
 • VT100 emulation capability
     - Event Log Viewer and Maintenance
     - FRU Viewer
     - SDR Viewer
     - Sensor Reading Viewer
      - BMC firmware/IPMI controller firmware info.
     - System Power On / Off
     - System/BMC Reset