The following procedure explains how to cable the server for the first time, and then how to connect to the Oracle Integrated Lights Out Manager (ILOM) service processor (SP) using a serial connection.
You can also connect to Oracle ILOM using one of these methods:
Dedicated remote network management connection – For information, see Log In to Oracle ILOM Using a Remote Ethernet Connection.
Remote sideband management connnection – For information, refer to Sideband Network Management Connection in the Oracle ILOM Administrator's Guide for Configuration and Maintenance, Firmware Release 3.2.x at https://www.oracle.com/goto/ilom/docs.
Host-to-Ilom interconnect – For information, refer to Dedicated Interconnect SP Management in the Oracle ILOM Administrator's Guide for Configuration and Maintenance, Firmware Release 3.2.x at https://www.oracle.com/goto/ilom/docs
Caution - Do not apply full main power to the server until instructed to do so. To properly configure the server and to view SP messages, cable the server as described in this procedure before applying power to the server.