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Sun StorageTek 2xxx 6xxx and FLX Series

Updated: June 16, 2017

The following information provides details for adding a Sun StorageTek 2xxx or 6xxx Series array to SRM Profiler.

Before you begin

Provider IP address

IP address of the SMI-S provider

Provider Admin Username

The Administrator Username used to access the SMI-S provider.

Provider Admin Password

The Administrator password used to access the SMI-S provider.

  • An SMI-S provider must be installed and configured before you can add your Sun/StorageTek 2xxx or 6xxx Series array to SRM Profiler. The SMI-S Provider is a separate installation as illustrated in the diagram below.

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    See the Provider section for more details on downloading and installing this provider. Contact your Sun StorageTek vendor for additional SMI-S provider support.

  • Before adding your Sun/StorageTek 2xxx or 6xxx Series array to SRM Profiler, you must collect the information listed in the table below.

Add the array

Use the Add a Device wizard to add the array to SRM Profiler.

Troubleshoot with the Add a Device wizard

Troubleshoot with the Add a Device wizard provides details and guidance about the error messages you might encounter.

Manual configuration

Use the manual configuration if you must specify parameters that are not available from the Add a Device Wizard.

  1. In step 1 of the Add a Device wizard ,choose Sun Storage Tek 2xxx, 6xxx Series or Sun Storage Tek FLX Series.
  2. From the Add a Device – Sun Storage Tek window, click the Manual Configuration link.
  3. In the Create New Device for Agent: Storage Array window, provide the following information:
    • Server IP Address: From the drop down menu, select the SRM Profiler proxy agent you want to monitor your array.
    • Device Display Name: Enter a meaningful name for your array.
    • Storage Array Type: Set to Sun Storage Tek 2xxx, 6xxx Series or Sun Storage Tek FLX Series.
    • Active: Be sure this box is selected. Clearing this check box stops data collection for your array.
  4. In the Configure Device window, provide the values for the following fields:

    Other parameters are editable from this window. Make changes only if you are sure of a parameter value, otherwise leave the default value.

    • Status: Select On.
    • User Name: Enter the user name used to access the provider.
    • Password: Enter the password used to access the provider.
    • Provider IP Address: Enter the IP address of the provider.
    • Storage Array WWN: Enter the array identifier (WWN of the array).
  5. Click Test to test the connectivity between the SRM Profiler proxy agent and the array's SMI-S provider. You must enter the username, password, and provider IP before you can test the connection.
  6. Click Save to save the configuration and push it to the SRM Profiler proxy agent to begin monitoring the array.

Additional information

Versions/Models

All

Features

Asset

Storage

Performance

Disk Performance

Requires SRM Profiler agent?

No

Prerequisites

  • IP Address of Storage Processors
  • Latest LSI Engenio SMI-S Provider installed on a 32 bit Windows/Linux server that has IP connectivity to the storage processors

Credentials

Account and password are stored in SRM Profiler database and configuration files on SRM Profiler proxy agent using custom encryption

Read/Write Actions

Read Only

Ports Used

  • Configurable: 5988 (HTTP) or 5989 (HTTPS) used by SMI-S provider
  • Non-Configurable: 2463 used to set RPC sessions to the storage controller from SMI-S provider.

Communication

  • See the SRM Profiler Ports section below.
  • Can be HTTP/HTTPS between SRM Profiler proxy agent and the LSI Engenio SMI-S provider.

Requires SRM Profiler proxy agent?

Yes – Windows or Linux

 
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