How to Secure Systems Firmware and Configuration to a Known Coherent State
Weijia Zhang, Bill Edwards, and Vance Corn

Executive summary
Server profile import and export is a cutting-edge feature of Lifecycle Controller that lets users and field technicians fully capture and restore BIOS and firmware in any system state including bare metal or system down. This capability provides an automatic one-touch solution for hardware or firmware problems in use scenarios such as motherboard replacement.

Import and Export Server Profile put systems back to its original coherent state in minutes. No more manual firmware update and reconfiguration needed.