Turning On and Turning Off the Power of BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server

Turning On and Turning Off the Power of
BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server

Document Information

Product: BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server
Date: Mar. 2015
Version: Version 1
Author: Fanya Chou



BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server can power on / off in several methods.
This product note briefly describes how BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power on / off.

Note:
BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server will power on while the AC adapter is connected.


BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server Power on

■ Preliminary

Connect LAN cable to the Ethernet port to which the gateway address is assigned. By default the gateway address is assigned to eth0.

Figure 1. BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server Ethernet ports


■ Two methods for BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power on

Connecting COM1 port and running minicom in terminal before proceeding either of the following power on methods, minicom will show BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server boot process.

1. Power on while the AC adapter is connected
BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server will power on while the AC adapter is connected.

2. Press the power switch for 4 seconds
Because an industrial applications server is usually operate in long uptime and non-stop, it does not require switching the power supply on off frequently. The power switch button of BN150 is specially designed not to bulge out of the front panel to avoid shutting down the server accidentally.BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server will power on in 4 seconds after giving power on button a slight press.

When BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server boot process is normally completed, minicom will show login prompt as figure 2.


Figure 2. BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power on completion displayed in minicom


BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power off

■ Three methods for BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power off

1. Power off via terminal
BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server will power off while running “sudo poweroff”, or “sudo shutdown -h now” command.

2. Power off via SSH
BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power off via SSH. Connecting via SSH to BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server, BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server will power off while running “sudo poweroff”, or “sudo shutdown -h now” command from SSH. Please refer to figure 3 and 4.


Figure 3. BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power off via SSH (using “poweroff” command)


Figure 4. BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power off via SSH (using “shutdown -h now” command)


3. Press the power switch for 8 seconds
BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server will power off after holding down power on button for 8 seconds.

When BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power off process is normally completed, minicom will show message as figure 5.


Figure 5. BN150 Banyan Industrial Application Server power off completion displayed in minicom






 

Contact information

Centrum Embedded Systems Corporation
9F-10, No. 68, Sec. 4, Roosevelt Rd., Taipei, Taiwan 10091
Tel: 02-23623620
Fax: 02-23623622
E-mail: sales@ces.com.tw