Log In to IPMIView

Overview

Prior to interacting with any aspect of your SoftLayer device or account through IPMIView, you must log in.  Logging in to IPMIView requires the IPMI credentials for the device you wish to interact with. Follow the steps below to log in to IPMI view.

Log In to IPMIView

  1. Retrieve the IPMI Management IP, Username and Password from the Customer Portal. Refer to View IPMI Credentials.
  2. Access SoftLayer's Private Network by logging into your server or connecting to the network through VPN.
  3. Launch the preferred Web Browser (i.e. Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, Chrome, etc.).
  4. Enter the Management IP in the Address Bar. IPMIView will launch upon connection to the IPMI IP Address.
  5. Click the Login tab at the bottom of the screen if the Login screen does not automatically launch.
  6. Enter the IPMI Username in the Username field.
  7. Enter the IPMI Password in the Password field.
  8. Click the Login button.