Hardware Reference Data page
The Hardware Reference Data page provides information about the physical and thermal characteristics of the hardware.
You can access the Hardware Reference Data page from the Hardware and Network section of a Host page by clicking any of the links in the Hardware Reference Data section.
Information fields for a typical host
The name of the hardware vendor.
The hardware model name.
Known Hardware Model Names
Any other names by which this hardware is known.
The processor type
Number of Processors
The number of physical processors in the hardware.
The maximum amount of RAM supported by this hardware.
Rack Unit (RU)
The size of the hardware.
Power Capacity (VA)
The input power capacity measured in Volt Amperes.
Power Capacity (W)
The input power capacity measured in Watts.
BTU per hour
Thermal output measured in BTUs.
Power Capacity VA per RU
The input power capacity measured in Volt Amperes, per Rack Unit.
Power Capacity W per RU
The input power capacity measured in Watts, per Rack Unit.
BTU per hour per RU
Thermal output measured in BTUs, per Rack Unit.
A link to the host or a list of all hosts using this hardware.
New Hardware Reference data can be imported into BMC Discovery by an administrator. For more information, see Importing Hardware Reference Data.