Modifying the system properties for a switch

You can modify the system properties for a specific Flex System or RackSwitch switch.

Procedure

Complete the following steps to modify the system properties.

  1. From the Lenovo XClarity Administrator menu bar, click Hardware > Switches to display the Switches page.
  2. Select the switch to be updated.
  3. Click All Actions > Inventory > Edit Properties to display the Edit dialog.

    Illustrates the Edit Properties page for switches.
  4. Change the following information, as needed.
    • Switch name
    • Support contact
    • Description
    Note: The location, room, rack, and lowest rack unit properties are updated by XClarity Administrator when you add or remove devices from a rack in the web interface (see Managing racks).
  5. Click Save.
    Note: When you change these properties, there might be a short delay before the changes appear in the XClarity Administrator web interface.