You can use iDRAC7 to monitor and manage the power requirements
of the managed system. This helps to protect the system from power
outages by appropriately distributing and regulating the power consumption
on the system.
The key features are:
Power Monitoring — View the power
status, history of power measurements, the current averages, peaks,
and so on for the managed system.
Power Capping — View and set the power
cap for the managed system, including displaying the minimum and
maximum potential power consumption. This is a licensed feature.
Power Control — Enables you to remotely
perform power control operations (such as, power on, power off,
system reset, power cycle, and graceful shutdown) on the managed
Power Supply Options — Configure the power supply options such
as redundancy policy, hot spare, and power factor correction.