Nodegrid Serial Console features the Power Control integration which gives authorized users the ability to power on, power off and reset/reboot the serial devices, within the serial session, by using an escape character (default escape character is Ctrl-O).
Follow the steps below to configure the Power Control for the serial port.
Test the Power Management integration
Once you establish a telnet or ssh session to a serial port, hit CTRL O to call the Power Control menu.
It should present the following options:
Power Menu - <Device_Name>
Please choose an option:
Select the option 3 to turn the outlet On, 4 to turn the outlet Off, 5 to power cycle, 2 to check the outlet state (whether On or Off), 1to exit from the Power Menu, and get back to the serial session
Note: Power hot key sequence is a configurable parameter and can be defined individually for each device. The power menu option can be customized under the Managed Devices::Preferences.