MECHANISM TO REPORT OPERATING SYSTEM EVENTS ON AN INTELLIGENT PLATFORM MANAGEMENT INTERFACE COMPLIANT SERVER

  • US 20090089624A1
  • Filed: 10/02/2007
  • Published: 04/02/2009
  • Est. Priority Date: 10/02/2007
  • Status: Active Grant
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1. A computer-implemented method for reporting operating system faults on an Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI) compliant server, the computer-implemented method comprising:

  • responsive to receiving an alert for an operating system fault, converting the alert for the operating system fault into an IPMI event;

    storing the IPMI event in an internal event log;

    creating an IPMI system event record for the IPMI event; and

    sending the IPMI event to a host management controller in order to enable reporting of the operating system fault.

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