MBX System Serial ID will now be shipped after April 2014

Document ID : KB000048194
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Description:

After April 2014,

A new feature with the System Serial ID's for MBX servers will now be added to the server.

This is so that the Serial ID's can be easily obtained using a simple command or utility.

This should be especially helpful for those un-manned datacenter locations.

Solution:

This procedure is for devices that are shipped after April 2014

CA 1000
CA 2000
CA 3000
CA 4000
CA 5000
CA 6000
CA 8000
IM
HP POC
APM

Windows Based Systems:

Linux Based Systems:

  • Run the command "dmidecode -t 1"

  • This will display the info like the example below.

    Figure 1