Power Management Policies Supported
In Oracle ILOM 3.1, the following power features are enabled for x86 Sun
Remote Power Control
Configure the power state for the server remotely from an
Oracle ILOM interface. Available power states include:
Cutting power to the system
Shutting down the system gracefully
Powering on the system with full power
For instructions on performing these operations, see “Modify Power State for Managed Device”
in Oracle ILOM 3.1 Configuration and Maintenance Guide.
The service processor (SP) Power-On Policies determine the power state of
the server when AC power is applied to the server (cold boot). Service
processor power-on policies are mutually exclusive, so that if one policy is enabled,
the other policy is disabled by default. If both policies are disabled, then the
server SP will not apply main power to the server at boot
The two power-on policies are:
Auto Power-On Post on Boot-- When
this option is enabled, the SP automatically applies main power to the server.
When disabled (default), main power is not applied to the server.
Power to Last Power State on Boot -- When this option is enabled,
the SP automatically tracks the last power state and restores the server to
this last power state following a power state change of at least 10
seconds. When disabled (default) the last power state is not applied to the
For instructions on how to set the Power-On Policies, see “Modify Power
State on Managed Device” in Oracle ILOM 3.1 Configuration and Maintenance Guide.