IPMI Screens

The IPMI widget on the Network screen shows the available IPMI channels.

Network with IPMI
Figure 1: Network screen with IPMI channels.

Click to open the IPMI manager in a new browser tab where users can log into the IPMI web interface.

Click to go to the IPMI configuration screen.

Click Show Events to show the IPMI Events log.

IPMI Events
Figure 2: IPMI Events
IPMI requires compatible hardware! Refer to your hardware documentation to determine if the TrueNAS web interface has IPMI options.

IPMI Configuration Screen

Click on the channel you wish to edit to open the configuration screen.

IPMI Configuration Screen
Figure 3: IPMI Configuration Screen.
SettingDescription
DHCPSelect to use DHCP to assign IPv4 network values. Clear the checkbox to manually configure a static IPv4 connection.
IPv4 AddressEnter the IPMI web interface static IPv4 address.
IPv4 NetmaskEnter the IPv4 address subnet mask.
IPv4 Default GatewayEnter the IPv4 connection default gateway.
VLAN IDEnter the VLAN identifier if the IPMI out-of-band management interface is not on the same VLAN as management networking.
PasswordEnter an 8-16 character password for connecting to the IPMI interface from a web browser. The password must include at least one upper case letter, one lower case letter, one digit, and one special character (punctuation, e.g. ! # $ %, etc.).
SaveSave the configuration.
ManageOpens the IPMI manager in a new browser tab where users can communicate with the server without having direct access to the hardware.
Flash Identify LightFlashes the system IPMI light on the compatible connected hardware.
Stop FlashingStops flashing the system IPMI light on the compatible connected hardware.