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Chapter 5. Leveraging certification

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Leveraging allows you to request credit for previous successful certification tests when similar or substantially similar BMCs are used across a family of server systems. It is based on your internal qualification testing of the specific BMC on each system, confirming that any variations are not material and the solution matches a previously certified one.

Leveraging can reduce the amount of official testing needed for certification. You can request leveraging when the solution includes a previously certified BMC with the same firmware branch and equal or fewer features.

Note

It is your responsibility to verify that any differences in BMC-to-server interaction do not affect the certification.

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