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Library ESL712E Drives Configuration

Jimmy_58
Advisor

Library ESL712E Drives Configuration

Hello

I have aliobrary ESL712e with 8 drives and 2 drive clusters

each drive cluster management 4 drives
each drive cluster have 2 fibre channel for connnect to the SAN

EACH FIBRE CHANNEL MANAGEMENT 2 DRIVES OR EACH FIBRE CHANNEL MANAGEMENT 4 DRIVES AND THE ANOTHER FIBRE CHANNEL IS FOR REDUNDANCE

regards
Jimmy
2 REPLIES
Peter Mattei
Honored Contributor

Re: Library ESL712E Drives Configuration

By default the e2400 router is configured for performance so that 1 FC SAN port is mapped to 2 Tape drive (SCSI or FC) ports.
However you can reconfigure the router as you like. However I would not do that!

Also see this manual for details
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bizsupport/TechSupport/CoreRedirect.jsp?redirectReason=DocIndexPDF&prodSeriesId=438305&targetPage=http%3A%2F%2Fh20000.www2.hp.com%2Fbc%2Fdocs%2Fsupport%2FSupportManual%2Fc00093356%2Fc00093356.pdf

Cheers
Peter
I love storage
Marino Meloni_1
Honored Contributor

Re: Library ESL712E Drives Configuration

Agree with Peter,

Link doesn't work for me, try this:
http://h20000.www2.hp.com/bc/docs/support/SupportManual/c00093356/c00093356.pdf