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Brocade 8Gb SAN Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class - Installation

 
Derar_1
Occasional Advisor

Brocade 8Gb SAN Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class - Installation

Hello All,

i have HP Storgework P2000 G3 MSA and i connect this MSA to the Brocade 8Gb SAN Switches ,i open the SMU and i see all the WWN for these Blade Servers but when i represent,map the Visks to these Hosts i cant see them from the Windows Operating system should i do Zoing configutration on these Switches ?
ALso
Any useful docs about to configure the zoinging on these switches


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TechHelp24
Frequent Advisor

Re: Brocade 8Gb SAN Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class - Installation

All OS are supported, but you need DCFM in order to see Zoning trough he Web-Tools.

Derar_1
Occasional Advisor

Re: Brocade 8Gb SAN Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class - Installation

Yes Yes Zoing is must.I did the Zoing Configuration to the Both Switches,and I can see my Vdisks from the windows Server,and i added and installed the MPIO Feature.

But once I open MGM console each vdisk is appear twice !!!

This operating system is windows Server 2008 Enterprise R2 X64.


Where i can find the MPIO DSM for this Operating system ?

Any Help Please ..........

Michael A. McKenney
Respected Contributor

Re: Brocade 8Gb SAN Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class - Installation

For more detailed information about the release and to download the images from the HP Business Support Center, use the following instructions:

1.Go to http://www.hp.com/support/downloads .

2.Under storage, click Storage Software .

3.Under Storage Infrastructure Software, click Other Multi-Path Software-Windows .

4. Choose MSA
Prakash Singh_1
Esteemed Contributor

Re: Brocade 8Gb SAN Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class - Installation

HI,

Here is the direct link for HP MPIO DSM (Device Specific Module) Manager for Full Featured DSMs for Win2008 R2 Operating systems.

Link to download:

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/DriverDownload.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&prodNameId=421495&taskId=135&prodTypeId=18964&prodSeriesId=421492&submit.y=0&submit.x=0〈=en&cc=us

Also chk the release notes links below before you download. :

http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/SoftwareDescription.jsp?lang=en&cc=us&prodTypeId=18964&prodSeriesId=421492&swItem=co-79866-1&prodNameId=421495&swEnvOID=4064&swLang=13&taskId=135&mode=4&idx=0

Regards,


Prakash
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Derar_1
Occasional Advisor

Re: Brocade 8Gb SAN Switch for HP BladeSystem c-Class - Installation

Hello All,

Thanks A lot but i tried all the followings and at i add the MPIO from add features then
from the Dos i write the following Command

ocsetup MultipathIo /norestart
mpclaim -n -i -a

At last Now i can my disks....

My problem is with the Second Brocade 8Gb SAN Switch when i tried to do the Zoing Area only WWN is appear only for the following ports (1,2,4,7,12,13)

i attached the current status for these ports



Please Any Help....