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Send a Shutdown Signal Across Network when Shutdown via UPS

2898 Views 3 Replies Latest reply: Aug 24, 2009 11:58 AM by MrHoffman RSS
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Aug 23, 2009 8:37 PM
Hey All
I Think my title says most of it

I have two xServes in my school as well as a number of iMacs acting as servers and are all protected by a UPS. This problem is, I can only interface the UPS with a single sever. So in the case of a power-outage (which are becoming fairly frequent) only one server will shutdown gracefully automatically.

Is their a way to have the Server send out a shutdown signal across the network to the other servers in the case of a power outage? Currently I am using the energy saver preferences. The software the came with the UPS was not very reliable.

Thanks,
Tim
Many...., Mac OS X (10.5.8)

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