Changing the default IPMI password for H610C, H615C, and H610S nodes

You should change the default password for the IPMI administrator account on each compute and storage node as soon as you configure the IPMI network port.

Before you begin

You have configured the IPMI IP address for each compute and storage node.


  1. Open a web browser on a computer that can reach the IPMI network and browse to the IPMI IP address for the node.
  2. Enter the user name root and password calvin in the login prompt.
  3. Upon logging in, click the menu navigation icon at the top left of the page to open the sidebar drawer.
  4. Click Settings.
  5. Click User Management.
  6. Select the Administrator user from the list.
  7. Enable the Change Password check box.
  8. Enter a new, strong password in the Password and Confirm Password fields.
  9. Click Save at the bottom of the page.
  10. Repeat this procedure for any other NetApp HCI H610C, H615C, or H610S nodes with default IPMI passwords.