Fujitsu DX60 Computer Drive User Manual

Disk storage system
Setup Guide (SAS model)
Read this Setup Guide first
This guide describes the workflow required to proceed from installation to
operation of the
(SAS model).
Read and understand the "Safety Precautions"
before use.
"Safety Precautions"
Cable Connection
Basic Setup
Monitoring Setup
Server Connection
Operation and Maintenance
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Package Contents Check
Refer to the "Package Contents" and check that there are no missing items.
Misc. documents
Prepare the following manuals:
n Documentation CD
n "Safety Precautions"
n "Package Contents"
n Other related manuals, for example, for a server or
networking equipment.
Rack mount kit
 Misc. cables
When ETERNUS SF Express is used, prepare the following
software and User's Guide:
n ETERNUS SF Express Media Pack
n "ETERNUS SF Express User's Guide"
"Package Contents"
Installation and Connection Preparation
Setup Preparation
Installation space
Completing and attaching the Network Settings label
Check that the installation area meets the space requirements
Complete the following information in the Network Settings
of the rack in which the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 is to be installed.
Installation requirements
Check that the installation area satisfies all the requirements
described in the "Instructions for installation" section of the
label and attach it on the ETERNUS DX60/DX80.
n IP address and subnet mask for the ETERNUS DX60/
n IP address for maintenance work
"Safety Precautions".
Settings for the PC
Environmental conditions
n Setup Network Environment
Temperature: 5 – 40°C, Humidity: 20 – 80%RH
Power outlets
Check that a sufficient number of suitable wall outlets are
n "5.1 Installation Preparation" in the "User Guide"
n "6.1 Connection Preparation" in the "User Guide"
n "Safety Precautions"
 IP address:
 Subnet mask:
n Set the Web browser
 Proxy server and Cache : Disable
 Java Script, style sheets, and cookies : Enable
"7.1 Setup Preparation" in the "User Guide"
Proceed to
next step
The rack rail (bracket) needs to be attached to the rack and the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 mounted.
1. Adjust the rack rail (bracket)
size to fit the rack.
3. Mount the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 in the rack.
(Rear rack pillars)
"L" is stamped on the inner
side of the left rack rail.
Loosen the screws,
and adjust the rack rails to
the depth of the rack.
to or from the rack by two or more people.
● Multiple Drive Enclosures must be connected
to the controller enclosure following the order
of the "DE_No. label" numbers attached to
"R" is stamped on the inner
side of the right rack rail.
● Make sure to install or remove the enclosure
each Drive Enclosure. The position of the
labels are in the positions shown below.
(Front rack pillars)
At the right side of the front of
the drive enclosure
Between the EXP#0 and
EXP#1 expanders at the rear
of the drive enclosure
DE_No. label
2. Attach the rack rails (brackets) to the rack. The size of the
ETERNUS DX60/DX80 is 2U.
[Screw location of the rack rail (bracket)]
Tighten the screws in the same locations on both the front and rear sides of the rack pillars
3rd position
(M5 screws)
1st position
(M5 screws)
Base line of the
Rack rail (bracket)
3rd position
(M5 screws)
1st position
(M5 screws)
4. Fasten the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 to the rack.
"5.2 Rack Installation" in the "User Guide"
Cable Connection
Various cables need to be connected to the rear of the
To help with cable management and prevent
incorrect connection, attach labels to the cables
and make a note of connection origins and
The cables should never be bent, twisted or
MiniSAS Cables (for Drive Enclosures)
When Drive Enclosures are installed, miniSAS cables are
used to connect between the SAS ports of the enclosures.
Connect the Controller Enclosure to Drive Enclosure 1, Drive
Enclosure 1 to Drive Enclosure 2, Drive Enclosure 2 to Drive
Enclosure 3, etc. The number of Drive Enclosure can be
checked with the "DE_No." label.
Example for connection of miniSAS cable
(when two Drive Enclosures are installed)
Rear view
LAN Cables
Underside of
the SAS (OUT) side plug
Rear view
The RMT port is on the left side, and MNT port
is on the right side.
The MNT port must always be connected. The
RMT port only needs to be connected when the remote
support connection is to be independent of the customer
"6.2 LAN Cable Connection (for Operation Management)" in the "User
MiniSAS Cables (for Host Interface)
Rear view
Underside of
the SAS (IN) side plug
The SAS (OUT) port is on the left side, and
SAS (IN) port is on the right side.
Insert the connector with a
mark on its
underside in the SAS (OUT) port.
Insert the connector with a
mark on its underside in the
SAS (IN) port.
"6.6 MiniSAS Cable Connection (For Drive Enclosures)" in the "User
Power Cords
Use release ties to hold the power cords in place.
For each CM, the port numbers are (left to right)
0 and 1. Connect a miniSAS cable to each of
these ports.
"6.5 MiniSAS Cable Connection (For SAS)" in the "User Guide"
Rear view
"6.7 Power Cord Connection" in the "User Guide"
Connect the PC to the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 with a LAN cable (for operation management), and turn on the ETERNUS DX60/
n "7.1 Setup Preparation" in the "User Guide"
n "7.2 Basic Setup" in the "User Guide"
Power switch
The first time the power is turned on, volume
formatting may start according to the factory
default settings. This does not affect the setup
operation, which may be started immediately.
Basic Setup
Basic ETERNUS DX60/DX80 setup is performed by accessing
the "Initial Setup" and "Configuration Wizard" functions with a
After completing these settings with the Finish step, close
Web browser.
direct connection LAN cable (for operation management)
1. Start the Web browser on the PC and enter either of the
following URLs in the address bar of the Web browser.
from the PC and connect it to the normal network. Then
2. Enter the following user name and password, and click the
[Logon] button to logon to the ETERNUS DX60/DX80.
User name: root
Password: root (Default)
3. After logging on, the Storage System Status screen
When ETERNUS SF Express is used, perform
the web browser to end the setup session, then detach the
try logging on again via the normal network, using the IP
address that has just been set.
"7.2.1 Initial Setup" in the "User Guide"
Configuration Wizard
Perform the necessary settings to operate the ETERNUS
DX60/DX80 using the Configuration Wizard.
The [Configuration Wizard] screen appears by clicking the
[Configuration Wizard] button on the [Easy Setup] tab.
the following setup, and then refer to the
"ETERNUS SF Express User's Guide" to install
the ETERNUS DX Disk storage system.
Initial Setup
● Set Date and Time
● Set Storage System Name
● Change Password
● Setup Network Environment
n Create RAID Group nConfigure Affinity Group
n Create Volume
nDefine LUN Mapping
n Define Host
Initial Setup
Set the necessary environment for operating the ETERNUS
DX60/DX80 with its initial setup.
"7.2.2 Configuration Wizard" in the "User Guide"
groups are preset in the factory. Refer to "Web
The [Initial Setup] screen appears by clicking the [Initial
GUI User Guide" if the preset values are to be
Setup] menu on the [Easy Setup] tab.
This screen is used to set the following items:
n Set Date and Time
n Set Storage System Name
n Change Password
n Set SAS Port Parameters
n Setup Network Environment
Default R AID groups, volumes and af finity
Assigning Hot Spares
Register hot spares for use in case the regular disks fail.
The [Assign Hot Spare] screen appears by clicking [Assign
Hot Spare] under the [RAID Group Management] menu on the
[Volume Settings] tab.
"7.2.3 Hot Spare Registration" in the "User Guide"
Check the factory settings and register a hot
spare as required.
Monitoring Setup
Perform the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 monitoring setup if required.
n Notification of ETERNUS DX60/DX80 problems as they occur is possible if the event notification method and level have
been set.
n For e-mail notification of ETERNUS DX60/DX80 problems, a destination e-mail address must be set.
n If "ServerView" is used to monitor the server, the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 must be set to send an SNMP Trap to the server.
n If remote support is required, the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 must be set to notify the remote support center of failures.
Remote support allows prompt detection and resolution of trouble.
"7.4 Monitoring Setup" in the "User Guide"
Server Connection
Various tasks need to be performed before the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 can be connected to the server. These include the
installation of the appropriate drivers.
Check which server OS, and/or SAS card are to be connected to before starting this step.
For details on the setting, refer to "ETERNUS DX Disk storage systems Server Connection Guide (SAS)"(*).
* :
Download from the specified web-site in the Documentation CD.
n "7.5 Server Connection Setup" in the "User Guide"
n "ETERNUS DX Disk storage systems Server Connection Guide (SAS)"
- for Windows® - for Solaris™ Operating System
- for VMware® ESX
- for Linux
- ETERNUS DX Disk Storage System Settings for ETERNUS DX60/DX80
All necessary settings are complete, and the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 is now ready for normal operation.
Operation and Maintenance
Status check
The status of the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 should be regularly monitored by checking the LEDs and using the Web browser.
Data backup
Important data should be regularly backed up to a tape drive or similar device as a precaution against system failures.
Maintenance support period
The maintenance support period for the ETERNUS DX60/DX80 is 5 years from the date of purchase.
ETERNUS DX60/DX80 Disk storage system Setup Guide
(SAS model)
Date of issuance: July 2010
Issuance responsibility: FUJITSU LIMITED
Printed in Japan
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