Friday, 28 March 2014

How to initialize EMC VNX 5700 Unified Storage System

How to initialize EMC VNX 5700 Unified Storage System Control Station




Requirement :

1>Windows computer
2>VNX Initialization Assistant (VIA)
3>Connect your computer directly to the CS0 management port




Before you begin make sure to read all manufacturer's manual supplied with the system and have access to EMC support. Exercise extra caution while performing the unpacking, mounting, cabling and power-up. Detailed power cycle SOPs can be obtained from EMC site.


IP configuration

Let, CS0 IP 10.10.10.20
       SPA IP 10.10.10.1
       SPB IP 10.10.10.2
       GATEWAY 10.10.10.254
     
Install VIA and assign 10.10.10.10 to your laptop computer for configuration.


Click Install


Click Next 


Fill out following information

1>CS0 IPaddress
2>GW and MASK
3> DNS and NTP information

Click Next 


Confirm the settings and Click Yes