Setting the Energy/Performance Bias

Prerequisite

Power Profile is set to Custom.

  1. From the System Utilities screen, select System Configuration > BIOS/Platform Configuration (RBSU) > Power Management > Advanced Power Options > Energy/Performance Bias and press Enter.
  2. Select a setting and press Enter.
    1. Maximum Performance—Provides the highest performance and lowest latency. Use this setting for environments that are not sensitive to power consumption.
    2. Balanced Performance
      —Provides optimum power efficiency and is recommended for most environments.
    3. Balanced Power—Provides optimum power efficiency based on server utilization.
    4. Power Savings Mode—Provides power savings for environments that are power sensitive and can accept reduced performance.
  3. Press F10.