Turning off a compute node

Use this information for details about turning off a compute node.

When you turn off a compute node, it is still connected to power through the Flex System chassis. A compute node can respond to requests from the IMM2, such as a remote request to turn on the compute node. To remove all power from the compute nodes, you must remove the Flex System x222 Compute Node from the Flex System chassis.

Before you turn off a compute node, shut down its operating system. See the operating-system documentation for information about shutting down the operating system.

A compute node can be turned off in any of the following ways: