Change root password for BMC interface
For security, you must change the password for the BMC’s root user.
The management client is using a supported web browser.
When you first install the appliance, the BMC uses a default password for the root user (
root/calvin). You must change the password for the root user to secure your system.
From the client, enter the URL for the StorageGRID Appliance Installer:
Appliance_Controller_IP, use the IP address for the appliance on any StorageGRID network.
The StorageGRID Appliance Installer Home page appears.
Select Configure Hardware > BMC Configuration.
The Baseboard Management Controller Configuration page appears.
Enter a new password for the root account in the two fields provided.