Virtually reseating a CMM

You can simulate removing and reinserting a Chassis Management Module (CMM) in a chassis,

About this task

During the virtual reseat, all existing network connections to the CMM are lost, and the power state of the CMM changes.

Attention: Before performing a virtual reseat, ensure that you have saved all user data on the CMM.


Perform the following steps to virtually reseat a CMM.

  1. From the Lenovo XClarity Administrator menu, click Hardware > Chassis. The Chassis page is displayed with a tabular view of all managed chassis.
  2. Click the chassis name in the Chassis column to display the graphical chassis view.
  3. Click the CMM graphic to display the in the CMM Summary page.
    Tip: You can also click Table View, and then click the CMM name in the Name column to display the CMM Summary page.

    Illustrates summary page for a specific CMM.
  4. Click Actions > Service > Virtual Reseat.
  5. Click Virtual Reseat.