Setting up an IRF fabric
You can use HP IRF technology to connect and virtualize the switches into a large virtual switch called an
"IRF fabric" for flattened network topology, high availability, scalability, and manageability. For more
information about IRF, see HP 10500 Switch Series IRF Configuration Guide.
IRF fabric setup flowchart
The setup flow is shown in
Configuration Guide for the software release you are using.
Figure 28 IRF fabric setup flowchart
To set up an IRF fabric:
28. For the actual procedure, see HP 10500 Switch Series IRF