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IBM System Blue Gene Solution: Blue Gene/Q System Administration by Brant Knudson, Gary Lakner

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Control System console
This chapter provides a description of the Blue Gene/Q text-based Control System console.
5.1 Overview
Text-based interaction with Blue Gene/Q is achieved through the bg_console command. Communication with the following servers is provided from the console:
mmcs_server The Midplane Management Control System (MMCS) is used to configure and allocate blocks of compute nodes and I/O nodes.
mc_server The mc_server is a wrapper around the machine controller (mc). The machine controller is a library of functions that provide ...

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