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HA-Fabric Manager user guide
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Part number: AA-RS2CF-TE
Fifth edition: March 2005

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    HP StorageWorks HA-Fabric Manager user guide FW 07.00.00/HAFM SW 08.06.00 Part number: AA-RS2CF-TE Fifth edition: March 2005...

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    © Copyright 2005 McDATA Corp. Hewlett-Packard Company makes no warranty of any kind with regard to this material, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Hewlett-Packard shall not be liable for errors contained herein or for incidental or consequential damages in connection with the furnishing, performance, or use of this material.

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    Contents Contents About this guide ..........15 Intended audience .

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    Floating the Minimap ..........30 Anchoring the Minimap .

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    Adding a user account ........... 52 Changing a user account .

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    Searching for products in a SAN ..........78 Changing product properties .

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    Screen ............. . 99 Rules .

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    Plan conservation ........... . . 123 Saving a plan .

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    Adding a set of users to multiple switches ........147 Using the Security Change Confirmation and Status dialog box .

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    Forcing all clients to polling mode ......... . 170 TCP port numbers .

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    Performance event properties ......... . . 241 User action event properties .

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    26 SNMP tab............61 27 The Unit Properties tab .

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    73 Open Plan dialog box ..........115 74 Insert Multiple Devices dialog box .

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    12 Open trunking configuration options ........108 13 Planning rule parameters .

  • Page 15: About This Guide, Intended Audience, Related Documentation

    About this guide This guide provides information about: • Using the High Availability Fabric Manager (HAFM) to monitor, configure, and manage the Fibre Channel in which managed products operate. • Managing fabric zoning and HAFM logs. Intended audience This guide is intended for use by data center administrators, LAN administrators, operations personnel, and customer support personnel who: •...

  • Page 16: Document Conventions And Symbols

    Document conventions and symbols Table 1 Document conventions Convention Element Medium blue text: Figure 1 Cross-reference links and e-mail addresses Medium blue, underlined text Web site addresses (http://www.hp.com) Bold font • Key names • Text typed into a GUI element, such as into a box •...

  • Page 17: Rack Stability, Hp Technical Support, Hp-authorized Reseller

    TIP: Provides helpful hints and shortcuts. Rack stability WARNING! To reduce the risk of personal injury or damage to equipment: • Extend leveling jacks to the floor. • Ensure that the full weight of the rack rests on the leveling jacks. •...

  • Page 18: Helpful Web Sites

    Helpful web sites For third-party product information, see the following HP web sites: • http://www.hp.com • http://www.hp.com/go/storage • http://www.hp.com/support/ • http://www.docs.hp.com About this guide...

  • Page 19: Hafm Overview, Hafm Components, Hafm Appliance

    HAFM overview The HAFM is a Java-based GUI that enables you to manage users and products, monitor products, and open Element Managers. This chapter describes the following topics: • HAFM components, page 19 • SAN life cycle, page 22 • Searching the online Help, page 23 •...

  • Page 20: Hafm Application, Client Communication, Dual Lans On The Hafm Appliance, Public And Private Lan Designations

    NOTE: Although products can perform normal operations without an HAFM appliance, the HAFM appliance should operate at all times to monitor product operations, report failures, log event changes, and log configuration changes. HAFM application The application is composed of two parts: the appliance (which runs only on the HAFM appliance) and the client.

  • Page 21: Remote Access To The Public Lan, Out-of-band Access

    There are a two ways to ensure the pubic and private designations of the LANs. • Assign the private LAN IP address, 10.x.x.x, to the LAN you want designated as the private LAN. You must also have the public LAN connection active when the HAFM appliance is booting up.

  • Page 22: San Life Cycle, Stages Of A San Life Cycle

    address as the Internet URL, and then entering a user name and password at a login screen. The PC browser then becomes a management console. • A PC-based Telnet session using the command line interface (CLI). Any platform that supports Telnet client software can be used. SAN life cycle The HAFM application enables you to proceed through the four stages of the managed life cycle of the SAN with confidence.

  • Page 23: Searching The Online Help, System Requirements, Hafm Appliance System Requirements

    Searching the online Help To find help topics that contain a particular word or phrase: On the Help window, click the tab with the magnifying glass icon. In the Find field, enter the word or phrase for which you want to search. Press Enter.

  • Page 24: Hafm Client System Requirements, Windows System Requirements, Solaris System Requirements

    HAFM client system requirements NOTE: The client system running HAFM must meet the following requirements.A maximum of 8 clients is allowed per HAFM appliance. Table 3 Windows system requirements Processor 1 GHz Intel Pentium III and up Hardware CD-ROM Operating system Windows 2000 Professional with service pack 3 Windows NT 4.0 with service...

  • Page 25: Using The Hafm Application, Managing The Appliance, Logging Into Hafm, Hafm Log In Dialog Box

    Using the HAFM application This chapter provides instructions for using the HAFM application. The following topics are described: • Managing the appliance, page 25 • Viewing the HAFM main window, page 28 • Accessing the HAFM application, page 31 • Monitoring the HAFM application, page 36 •...

  • Page 26: Logging Out Of Hafm, Adding An Appliance, Removing An Appliance

    You may specify a new address by typing it in the field, or selecting one from the drop-down list. Localhost is the default value. The application automatically determines the local IP NOTE: address and uses that value as the local host address. The HAFM appliance name displays in the Server Name field.

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    From the Network Address drop-down list, select the appliance you want to remove. The selected appliance IP address displays in the Network Address field. IMPORTANT: The appliance will be deleted without confirmation. Click Delete. Click OK. HA-Fabric Manager user guide...

  • Page 28: Viewing The Hafm Main Window, Hafm Main Window Panels, Menu Bar

    Viewing the HAFM main window Figure 4 shows the View All display of the HAFM main window. There are nine panels in this view. You can customize your screen view to show only the information that you need (see ”Creating a customized view”...

  • Page 29: Toolbar, View Tab, Product List, Physical/topology Map, Master Log, Connection Utilization Legend, Minimap

    Toolbar The toolbar (Figure 4 2) provides buttons to perform various functions. Place your cursor on a toolbar button for information about the button function. NOTE: Depending on your configuration, the buttons on your toolbar may differ from the example. View tab The View tab (Figure 4...

  • Page 30: Anchoring Or Floating The Minimap, Floating The Minimap, Anchoring The Minimap, Resizing The Minimap

    Anchoring or floating the Minimap You can anchor or float the Minimap to customize your main window. Floating the Minimap To float the Minimap and view it in a separate window, click the Detach button in the upper right-hand corner of the Minimap. Anchoring the Minimap To return the Minimap to its original location on the main window, do one of the following: Click Attach in the upper right-hand corner of the Minimap.

  • Page 31: Toolbox, Selecting A Customized View Of The Main Window, Accessing The Hafm Application

    as enabled. If Call Home is disabled on any one of the HP switches or on the management application, the icon will appear as disabled. Click the icon to open the Call Home Settings Summary dialog box, which lists whether the Call Home feature is enabled on the management application and on each managed HP switch or director.

  • Page 32: Vnc Authentication Window, Welcome To Windows Dialog Box

    The VNC Authentication window opens (Figure Figure 5 VNC Authentication window Enter the password and click OK. The Welcome to Windows dialog box opens (Figure The default VNC viewer password is password. NOTE: Figure 6 Welcome to Windows dialog box Click Send Ctrl-Alt-Del at the top of the window to log on to the HAFM appliance desktop.

  • Page 33: Log On To Windows Dialog Box, Connect To Hafm Dialog Box

    The Log On to Windows dialog box opens (Figure Do not press Ctrl-Alt-Delete on your keyboard. This logs you on to the PC, instead of the NOTE: HAFM appliance. Figure 7 Log On to Windows dialog box Enter the Windows 2000 user name and password and click OK. The Connect to HAFM dialog box opens (Figure NOTE:...

  • Page 34: Remotely Accessing The Hafm Application, Hafm Window

    Enter your user name and password in the User ID and Password boxes. If user names have not been established, use the default user name Administrator and NOTE: password password. HP recommends that you change the default password as soon as possible. To add or modify user names, passwords, and user rights, see ”Managing users”...

  • Page 35: Starting Hafm On A Remote Workstation

    • The remote system is configured to connect with the HAFM appliance over a TCP/IP network connection. • No more than seven other remote users are currently logged in to the HAFM application. Operators at remote workstations can manage and monitor all products controlled by the HAFM appliance.

  • Page 36: Logging Out Of An Appliance, Monitoring The Hafm Application, Starting And Stopping Hafm Services

    Logging out of an appliance To log out of the appliance select SAN > Log Out from the HAFM menu bar. You are logged out of the current appliance and the Connect to HAFM dialog box opens (Figure Monitoring the HAFM application Starting and stopping HAFM Services HAFM Services is the software application that provides services to the HAFM application.

  • Page 37: Determining User Groups, Determining The Discovery State

    The appliance immediately shuts down the appliance-Client connection. The status bar on the Client displays that the appliance connection was lost. All products and connections on the Physical Map stay in the condition they were in when the session ended; they do not turn grey. The Client displays a message stating that a user disconnected the Client from the appliance.

  • Page 38: Grouping On The Physical Map, Collapsing Groups, Expanding Groups, A Group On The Physical Map

    You can determine the discovery status of products by looking at the status column in the Product List. Table 6 shows the list of operational statuses and their equivalent discovery states. Table 6 Discovery state equivalent Operational status Discovery state Unknown Offline Operational...

  • Page 39: Group Management, Selecting Action Tab With Run Data Collection

    To expand all groups on the topology by one level, click the Expand icon on the HAFM toolbox ( Group Management Group Management lets you make changes related to the configuration and monitoring of switches and directors to multiple devices at the same time. You can: •...

  • Page 40: Selecting Action Tab With Install E/os Selected, Select Group Action Dialog Box

    Figure 12 Select Group Action dialog box Select Run data collection and the following tabs display on the left side. The tabs correspond to the steps for the action. The options that cannot be selected initially, can be selected as previous tabs are completed.

  • Page 41: Selecting Action Tab With Create Group Event Log Selected, Displaying Select Action Tab

    Selecting Action tab with Create Group Event Log selected Select Create Group Event Log and the following tabs display: • Select Action • Select Switches • Create Log Displaying Select Action tab Displays the Select Group Action options. • Run data collection •...

  • Page 42: Displaying Other Tabs, Group Log, Viewing Detail On The Product List, Viewing All Details

    Select the Use Group drop down field to select a group and the table is populated with the products in the group. To add a group, move a switch or director from the Available Switches/Directors table to the Selected Switches/Directors table. Select Save and type a group name and click OK.

  • Page 43: Zooming In And Out Of The Physical Map, Zooming In, Zooming Out

    Zooming in and out of the Physical Map You can zoom in or out of the Physical Map to view products and ports. Zooming in To zoom in on the Physical Map, use one of the following methods: Click the zoom-in icon ( ) on the HAFM toolbox.

  • Page 44: Exporting And Importing Data, Exporting Data, Export Dialog Box

    Exporting and importing data The import and export features are important functions of the application. You can import and export data for many reasons, including to communicate issues to the support center and to capture network status. NOTE: Currently, you can only export to and import from the same releases of the application (for example, export from release 8.0 and import to release 8.0).

  • Page 45: Select Switches Dialog Box

    • Disk—Saves the exported files to the disk in <Install_Home>\Client\Data\sandate\san*.zip. • EMail—Mails the exported files as an e-mail attachment directly from the application. Select the types of files that you want to export from the Files check list. Depending on the export destination you selected in the previous step, some file types may not be available.

  • Page 46: Importing Data, Export Confirmation Message

    A Confirmation message opens (Figure 17). Figure 17 Export Confirmation message Make a note of the file location and name and click OK. Importing data You can select to import the following information to the application: • SAN File (zip)—Imports an entire SAN in zip format. •...

  • Page 47: Backing Up And Restoring Data, Import Dialog Box

    The Import dialog box opens (Figure 18). Figure 18 Import dialog box Select the type of file you want to import from the Import From list. Enter the path and file name in the File Name box. NOTE: The default path is <Install_Home>\ClientData\san<date>\san*.zip. Importing the rep*.zip file causes errors.

  • Page 48: Backing Up Data, Restoring Data

    • User launch scripts • User-defined sounds • All data exported through the Export option on the SAN menu NOTE: Firmware files are backed up. Backing up data If you keep a read/writable (CD-RW) disk in the CD recorder drive of the appliance, critical data from the HAFM application is automatically backed up to the CD-RW disk when the data directory content changes or when you restart the HAFM application.

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    A message displays asking if you want to overwrite the existing files. b. Click Yes. 13.Start HAFM Services by selecting the Start > Programs > HAFM > Start Services. 14.Ensure discovery is turned on by selecting On from the Discover menu. 15.Follow the instructions provided by the InstallShield wizard.

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    Using the HAFM application...

  • Page 51: Managing The Hafm Application, Accessing Hafm, Adding And Removing A Network Address, Managing Users

    Managing the HAFM application This chapter provides instructions for managing and customizing the application. • Accessing HAFM, page 51 • Managing users, page 51 • Managing user groups, page 56 • Discovering a SAN, page 59 • Configuring the SNMP agent, page 67 •...

  • Page 52: Viewing The List Of Users, Adding A User Account, Hafm 8.6 Server Users Dialog Box

    Viewing the list of users Select SAN > Users from the HAFM menu bar to view a list of users, their event notification settings, their e-mail addresses, and a list of user groups to which they belong in the Users dialog (Figure 19).

  • Page 53: Changing A User Account, Removing A User Account

    • User ID • Password • Retype Password Select the Enable check box to enable e-mail notification for the user. A message may appear stating that you must enable event notification for the SAN. Click Yes. Click the Filter link to specify the event types for which to send e-mail notifications to this user. ”Filtering event notifications for a user”...

  • Page 54: Filtering Event Notifications For A User, Configuring Remote Management Access, Filter Dialog Box

    Filtering event notifications for a user The application provides notification of many different types of SAN events. If a user needs to know only about certain events, you can specify which event notifications are sent to that user. To filter event notification: Select SAN >...

  • Page 55: Disconnecting A User, Remote Access Dialog Box, Disconnect User Message Box

    The Remote Access dialog box opens (Figure 22). Remote Access dialog box Figure 22 Select the Allow remote management sessions check box to allow others to access the appliance remotely. Enter the maximum number of remote sessions you want to allow. Select whether to allow all or some network addresses to connect.

  • Page 56: Managing User Groups, Understanding User Groups And Access Levels, User Groups And Access Levels

    Click Yes. • The user is disconnected. • The appliance immediately shuts down the appliance-client connection. • The status bar on the client screen shows a message stating that the appliance connection was lost. • All products and connections on the Physical Map stay in the condition they were in when the session ended;...

  • Page 57: Creating A User Group, Hafm Group Dialog Box

    Creating a user group To create a user group and specify access to certain features and views in the application: Select SAN > Users from the HAFM menu bar. The HAFM 8.6 Server Users dialog box opens (Figure 19 on page 52). Click Add located below the Groups table.

  • Page 58: Changing A User Group, Removing User Groups, Assigning Users To Groups

    12.Click OK. The new group appears in the Groups list of the Users dialog box. To add users to this group, follow the instructions in ”Assigning users to groups” on page 58. 13.Click OK. Changing a user group An administrator can change a user group’s access to certain features and views. This provides added security for your SAN as well as your management application.

  • Page 59: Discovering A San, Determining User Groups, Understanding How Discovery Works, Configuring Discovery

    To assign a user to an existing group, perform the following procedure: Select SAN > Users from the HAFM menu bar. The HAFM 8.6 Server Users dialog box opens (Figure 19 on page 52). Select a user in the Users list. Select the groups to which you want to assign the user in the Groups list.

  • Page 60: Troubleshooting Discovery, Discover Setup Dialog Box

    Select Discover > Setup from the HAFM menu bar. The Discover Setup dialog box opens (Figure 25). Figure 25 Discover Setup dialog box NOTE: To discover all SAN products, you must specify each product’s IP address in the Discover Setup dialog box (Out-of-Band tab). If you do not configure the application to discover the devices directly, the connections and attached devices may not appear correctly.

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    Verify the SNMP settings. a. Launch Embedded Web Server (EWS) by opening a web browser application and entering the IP address of the product as the Internet uniform resource locator (URL). For example, http://10.1.1.11. b. Log in and click OK. c.

  • Page 62: The Unit Properties Tab

    The Unit Properties tab view displays showing product properties. The Unit Properties tab Figure 27 c. Verify that the type number is one of the following: 003016 003032 003216 003232 004300 004500 005000 006064 006140 d. Verify that the World Wide Name has the correct syntax (xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx:xx). Verify SNMP connectivity.

  • Page 63: Configuring Ip Addresses And Community Strings, Adding An Ip Address

    Stop the HAFM appliance Services by selecting the Start > Programs > HAFM > Stop Services. A DOS window displays messages of services being shut down. Increase the default SNMP settings. If the device is running heavy traffic or is known to have slow SNMP response time, moderately increase the SNMP timeout (default timeout is one second) and retry count (default count is one retry).

  • Page 64: Changing An Ip Address, Removing An Ip Address, Configuring A Community String

    • Description • IP Address • Subnet Mask associated with the IP address If you want to generate a sequence of IP addresses: • Select the Generate a sequence of IP addresses check box. • Enter the last IP address in the Last IP box. NOTE: All IP addresses in a sequence must be on the same subnet and have the same first three octets.

  • Page 65: Reverting To A Default Community String, Address Properties Dialog Box (community Strings Tab)

    Select Discover > Setup from the HAFM menu bar. The Discover Setup dialog box opens (Figure 25 on page 60). Select the IP address that you want to change from the Available Addresses list. Click Add. The Address Properties dialog box opens (Figure 28 on page 63).

  • Page 66: Turning Discovery On And Off, Determining The Discovery State, Configuring The Product Type And Access

    Click Default ‘public’ and Default ‘private’. Click OK. Turning discovery on and off To turn discovery on and off, select Discover > On | Off from the HAFM menu bar. Determining the discovery state The Product List panel may be hidden by default. To view the Product List, select View > NOTE: Product List from the HAFM menu bar or press F9.

  • Page 67: Configuring The Snmp Agent, Setting Up The Snmp Agent

    On the Address Properties dialog box, click the Product Type and Access tab. Figure 30 Address Properties dialog box (Product Type and Access tab) Select the type of device from the Product Type drop-down list. If you select <not specified> from the Device Type drop-down list, go to step 16. If you select Switch from the Device Type drop-down list, go to step 14.

  • Page 68: Turning The Snmp Agent On Or Off, Configuring Trap Recipients, Snmp Agent Setup Dialog Box

    Figure 31 shows the dialog box used to configure the SNMP agent. Figure 31 SNMP Agent Setup dialog box Turning the SNMP agent on or off To turn the SNMP agent on or off, select Monitor > SNMP Agent > On | Off from the HAFM menu bar.

  • Page 69: Editing Trap Recipients, Removing Trap Recipients, Customizing The Main Window, Edit Trap Recipient Dialog Box

    Enter the User Datagram Protocol (UDP) port number in the Port box. This overrides the default UDP port number for a trap recipient with any legal, decimal UDP number. Select a community string from the Community String list. Click OK. Editing trap recipients To edit an existing trap recipient: Select Monitor >...

  • Page 70: Creating A Customized View, Create View Dialog Box (view Members Tab)

    You can create views that show only certain fabrics. If you discover or import a SAN with more than 2000 devices, the devices appear on the Product List, but do not appear on the Physical Map. Instead, the topology area shows a message stating that the topology cannot be displayed. You can create a new view to filter the number of devices being discovered.

  • Page 71: Create View Dialog Box (include Assets Via Selection Option), Create View Dialog Box (columns Tab)

    The Create View dialog box displays (Figure 35). Figure 35 Create View dialog box (Include Assets via Selection option) Select the fabrics you want to include from the Available Fabrics list. Other in the Available Fabrics or Selected Fabrics lists refers to all isolated devices and NOTE: connected sets.

  • Page 72: Editing A Customized View, Edit View Dialog Box, Hafm 8.6 Message

    Select the columns you want to see in the Product List from the Available Product List Columns list. 10.Click to move your selections to the Selected Product List Columns list. 11.To add, edit, or remove columns, see ”Customizing the Product List”...

  • Page 73: Deleting A Customized View, Selecting A Customized View, Customizing The Product List

    Click OK. Deleting a customized view To delete a customized view: Select View > Delete View from the HAFM menu bar. Select the view you want to delete. Click OK. Selecting a customized view To select a customized view click the View tab and select the view name from the list. Customizing the Product List You can customize the Product List by creating views that display certain fabrics or certain levels of detail on the Product List.

  • Page 74: Changing A Column On The Product List, Removing A Column From The Product List

    Select a column from the Available Product List Columns list and click to display the new column in the Product List. The column name moves to the Selected Product List Columns list. Click OK. The new column appears in the Product List. Changing a column on the Product List To edit labels, definitions, information, and icons of existing Product List columns: Select View >...

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    Click Remove. HA-Fabric Manager user guide...

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    Managing the HAFM application...

  • Page 77: Configuring San Products And Fabrics, Managing San Products, Using The Element Manager

    Configuring SAN products and fabrics This chapter provides instructions for configuring products, fabrics, and trap forwarding. • Managing SAN products, page 77 • Configuring Enterprise Fabric Mode, page 82 • Configuring fabric binding, page 83 • Persisting and unpersisting fabrics, page 84 •...

  • Page 78: Searching For Products In A San, Changing Product Properties

    Use a text editor to open the following script: <Install_Home>\bin\HAFM_ElementMgr.bat. Under the heading, rem HAFM Element Manager, find the line that begins: ...ElementManagerStandAlone -s ServerIp -p ProductIp -u UserName -pw Password Enter the appropriate values for the following parameters: • ServerIp •...

  • Page 79: Determining Product Status, Displaying Service Requests, Displaying Routes Between Ports, Properties Dialog Box

    The Properties dialog box appears (Figure 41). Figure 41 Properties dialog box NOTE: The product you select must be online for you to edit this information. Edit the product properties as appropriate. Click OK. Determining product status Determine product status by looking at the status icons on the Physical Map or the Product List. Table 9 describes the status icons.

  • Page 80: Show Route Dialog Box, Displaying Routes Between Ports

    Before you display the route between two ports, ensure that: • All switches or directors in the route are managed by the HAFM application and attached to the same appliance. • All switches or directors in the route are attached to the same appliance. •...

  • Page 81: Hiding Routes, Displaying Properties Of Routes, Displaying Fabric Properties, Route Properties Dialog Box

    Hiding routes You can hide routes between two ports in a multiswitch fabric. To hide the route: Display the route that you want to hide. ”Displaying routes between ports” on page 79. Right-click the route and select Hide Route. Displaying properties of routes To display the properties of a route: Display the route that you want to hide.

  • Page 82: Configuring Enterprise Fabric Mode, Enabling And Disabling Enterprise Fabric Mode, Fabric Properties Dialog Box

    The Fabric Properties dialog box appears (Figure 45). Figure 45 Fabric Properties dialog box The nickname is the only fabric property that can be changed. Assigning a nickname to a fabric is optional. However you cannot revert to having no nickname after one has been assigned. You can change the nickname if you choose, but you cannot leave the Nickname box blank after assigning a nickname.

  • Page 83: Configuring Fabric Binding, Enabling Fabric Binding, Enterprise Fabric Mode Dialog Box

    The Enterprise Fabric Mode dialog box appears (Figure 46). Enterprise Fabric Mode dialog box Figure 46 Select the fabric for which you want to configure Enterprise Fabric Mode from the Fabric Name list. The fabric’s current status shows in the Enterprise Fabric Mode box. To enable Enterprise Fabric Mode on the selected fabric, click Activate.

  • Page 84: Adding And Removing Switches, Persisting And Unpersisting Fabrics, Fabric Binding Dialog Box

    The Fabric Binding dialog box appears (Figure 47). Figure 47 Fabric Binding dialog box Select the Enable/Disable check box for the fabric for which you want to configure fabric binding. Click OK. Adding and removing switches With fabric binding enabled, you can add or remove switches from the membership list. •...

  • Page 85: Persisting A Fabric, Unpersisting A Fabric, Unpersisting A Product, Interpreting Status, Persisted Fabric Status

    NOTE: Each fabric has an HP principal switch to manage the devices in fabric. If the principal switch changes, the new fabric must be manually persisted. Persisting a fabric To persist a fabric from the HAFM main window, do one of the following: Select a fabric in the Physical Map or Product List, and then select Configure >...

  • Page 86: Product Status, Connection Status, Changing Persisted Fabrics, Product Added To Persisted Fabric

    The Fabric Log lists changes to the persisted fabric. For details about the fabric log, see ”Monitoring events” on page 89. Product status When you add a product to a persisted fabric, is appears with a plus (+) icon (Figure 49).

  • Page 87: Configuring Trap Forwarding, Adding Trap Recipients, Configure Trap Forwarding Dialog Box

    On the Physical Map, the ghost fabric shows its original products with minus symbols (Figure 50). On the Product List, the ghost fabric is shown as offline without products. The fabric log resets after the fabrics merge. When you split merged fabrics, the fabric that includes the principal switch becomes the persisted fabric.

  • Page 88: Removing Trap Recipients, Add Trap Recipient Dialog Box

    The Add Trap Recipient dialog box appears (Figure 53). Figure 53 Add Trap Recipient dialog box Enter the appropriate information in the following boxes: • Description • IP Address • Port NOTE: The HAFM appliance interprets trap data and displays the proper port value for all firmware levels.

  • Page 89: Monitoring San Products, Monitoring Events, Viewing The Master Log

    Monitoring SAN products This chapter contains the following topics, which describe the tools you can use to monitor SAN products. • Monitoring events, page 89 • Using event notifications, page 92 Monitoring events The HAFM application provides logs that you can use to monitor SAN products. You can view all events or specify which events you want to view.

  • Page 90: Viewing Other Logs, Master Log, View Logs Dialog Box

    Figure 54 Master log The following columns are in the master log: • Source—The product on which the event occurred. • Type—The type of event that was performed (for example, client/server communication events). • Description—Description of the event. • Time—The time and date the event occurred. •...

  • Page 91: Exporting Log Data, Filtering Events In The Master Log, Copying Log Entries

    Exporting log data You can export HAFM log data in tab-delimited format. This feature is useful if you want to provide the data to a third party or include it in a report. On the View Logs dialog box (Figure 55), select the log you want to export.

  • Page 92: Using Event Notifications, Configuring E-mail Notification, Event Notification Setup Dialog Box

    NOTE: When using the View Logs dialog box, you can copy only one row at a time. To copy multiple rows of data, copy the data from the master log on the HAFM main window. Using event notifications You can configure the application to send event notifications to e-mail addresses at certain time intervals.

  • Page 93: Configuring Call Home Notification, Enabling Ethernet Events, Configure Ethernet Event Dialog Box

    Configuring Call Home notification When you configure Call Home notification, the appliance automatically dials in to a support center to report system problems. Refer to the HA-Fabric Manager Appliance installation guide for details. Enabling Ethernet events An Ethernet event occurs when the Ethernet link between the appliance and the managed product is lost.

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    Monitoring SAN products...

  • Page 95: Optional Hafm Features, Feature Keys, Configure Feature Key Dialog Box, New Feature Key Dialog Box

    Optional HAFM features This chapter provides detailed information on using, administering, and configuring optional HAFM features. There are two types of features: • Keyed features, which require the purchase of feature keys. • Features that do not require feature keys, but do require separate keyed features. This chapter describes the following topics: •...

  • Page 96: Event Management, Components, Triggers

    Enter the feature key in the Key box. Click OK. Event Management Event Management automates tasks that are performed on the SAN. You can configure the application to automatically perform functions, such as: • Sending an e-mail notification when events or errors occur •...

  • Page 97: Phrase Operators, Event Triggers, Trigger Phrase Development Dialog Box, Trigger Operators

    Figure 61 shows the dialog box you use to create a trigger phrase. Figure 61 Trigger phrase development dialog box Table 10 Trigger operators Operator Value Number Number < Number <= Number > Number >= Number Contains String Does Not Contain String Starts With String...

  • Page 98: Schedule Triggers, Actions

    Event triggers also allow you to set time limits so that the trigger occurs only if the event happens within a certain time and date range. For example, you may specify that all offline events between 5 p.m. and 8 a.m. trigger e-mail message and log actions to take place. Schedule triggers Schedule triggers monitor the system clock and fire when the specified time and date conditions are met.

  • Page 99: Screen, Event Management Tab

    NOTE: You can specify macros for some actions by clicking in the Value column and then right-clicking and selecting an argument from the menu. See ”Writing Event Management macros” on page 246 for instructions. Screen To view Event Management, click the Event Management tab on the HAFM main window. All configured rules appear (Figure 62).

  • Page 100: Rules, Creating A Rule, Event Management Tab

    ules This section provides instructions for writing rules and setting up automated tasks. Before you begin, decide the triggers, actions and schedules you want the rule to follow. For more information see: • Rule ”Triggers” on page 96 • Rule ”Actions” on page 98 •...

  • Page 101: Managing Event Management, Add Rule Dialog Box

    The Add Rule dialog box appears (Figure 63). Figure 63 Add Rule dialog box Enter information in the following boxes: • Name • Group • Description Select the Active check box to make the rule active after you are finished creating it. Select the type of trigger from the trigger list.

  • Page 102: Santegrity Features, Fabric Binding, Switch Binding, Configuring Switch Binding Overview

    Also from the Event Manager tab, you can manage the Event Management rules. Select a rule and then click the appropriate button to: • Activate the selected rule • Deactivate the selected rule • Edit the selected rule • Copy the selected rule •...

  • Page 103: Enable/disable Switch Binding, Switch Binding - State Change Dialog Box

    If the director or switch is online, activating Switch Binding populates the Membership List in the Switch Binding - Membership List dialog box (Element Manager). The following WWNs can currently be connected to the director or switch, depending on the connection policy set in the Switch Binding –...

  • Page 104: Editing The Switch Membership List, Switch Binding Membership List Dialog Box

    • To enable Switch Binding (check mark is not in the Enable Switch Binding check box), click the Enable Switch Binding check box to add a check mark. Go on to step 3 to set the Connection Policy. Click one of the Connection Policy options. •...

  • Page 105: Enable/disable And Online State Functions For Domain Id

    ”Editing the Switch Membership List” on page 104” for information on how the Switch Membership List is populated with WWNs according to options set in the Switch Binding – State Change dialog box. If nicknames are configured for WWNs through HAFM and you want these to display instead of WWNs in this dialog box, click Display Options.

  • Page 106: Enable/disable And Online State Functions For Switch Binding, Zoning With Switch Binding Enabled

    • Because switches are bound to a fabric by World Wide Name (WWN) and domain ID, the Insistent Domain ID option in the Configure Switch Parameters dialog box is automatically enabled if Fabric Binding is enabled. • If Fabric Binding is enabled and the switch is online, you cannot disable Insistent Domain ID. •...

  • Page 107: Port Fencing, Port Fencing Dialog Box, Open Trunking, Port Fencing Dialog Box

    to the director or switch port and cannot connect to other devices in the zone with Switch Binding enabled. Port fencing Port Fencing is a policy-based feature that allows the user to set thresholds on port events. If the port generates more events in a user specified time period than the user thinks he should tolerate, the Port Fencing feature blocks the port, disabling transmit and receive traffic until the user has a chance to investigate, solve the problem, and manually unblock the port.

  • Page 108: Options, Configuration, Open Trunking Configuration Options

    This section describes the following topics: • Options, page 108 • Configuration, page 108 • Global threshold changes, page 109 • Open Trunking log, page 110 Options Access open trunking through the HAFM menu bar. Figure 67 shows the Configure Open Trunking dialog box.

  • Page 109: Global Threshold Changes, Configure Open Trunking Dialog Box

    Select Configure > Open Trunking from the HAFM menu bar. The Configure Open Trunking dialog box appears (Figure 67). Figure 67 Configure Open Trunking dialog box Select the Enable Open Trunking check box. Specify the congestion threshold value. If you do not specify a threshold value for a port, open trunking uses a default value that is based on port type (1 Gb/s or 2 Gb/s) and channel bandwidth.

  • Page 110: Open Trunking Log, Performance Module, Displaying Connection Utilization

    Open Trunking log The Open Trunking log (Figure 68), provides details on flow rerouting through switch ports. Figure 68 Open Trunking log The log lists the following: Date/Time—The date and time of the rerouting occurrence • Receive Port—The receive port number (decimal) on the local switch associated with the flow •...

  • Page 111: Monitoring Switch Performance, Collecting Performance Data, Storing Performance Data, Performance Graph Dialog Box

    Select Monitor Utilization > On from the main window menu bar (or press Ctrl+U). To turn utilization off: Select Monitor > Utilization > Off from the main window menu bar. ”Viewing the HAFM main window” on page 28 for details. Monitoring switch performance A performance graph shows transmit, receive, and error data from the switch ports to the connected devices.

  • Page 112: Viewing Performance Data, Exporting Performance Data, Monitoring Port Performance, Port Performance Graph Dialog Box

    Viewing performance data Refer to the HAFM online Help for instructions to generate and view HTML reports of performance data. Exporting performance data To export SAN performance data to communicate issues to the support center, capture network status, and archive historical data see ”Exporting and importing data”...

  • Page 113: Planning Module, Planning Window

    • Measure—Assigns a unit of measure for the graph Time Range—Selects a time range • Histogram Display—Shows the percentage of trunk utilization over a period of time • Move the Histogram slide-bar to change the period of time displayed. Linear Display—Shows a linear average of the trunk utilization •...

  • Page 114: Plan Design, Planning A San, Planning Window

    • Three tabs: • Physical Map • Product List • Event Management • A menu bar. Click a menu item to see a list of available options. • A device toolbox. The toolbox provides tools to add, select, and connect devices in the SAN. To see a definition of a tool, position your curser over the tool.

  • Page 115: Opening A Plan, Adding Devices, New Plan Dialog Box, Open Plan Dialog Box

    The New Plan dialog box appears (Figure 72). Figure 72 New Plan dialog box Enter a name in the New Plan box. Select one of the following options: • Start with discovered topology to use the discovered topology as the basis for the new plan •...

  • Page 116: Arranging Devices, Connecting Devices, Configuring Devices, Insert Multiple Devices Dialog Box

    The Insert Multiple Devices dialog box appears (Figure 74). Figure 74 Insert Multiple Devices dialog box b. Enter a quantity for each device type you want to add. c. Click OK. Arranging devices After adding devices to your plan, you can rearrange them: Click the Select Devices icon ( ) on the devices toolbox.

  • Page 117: Deleting Devices, Displaying A Planned Device As An Installed Device, Editing Port Types

    The planned device’s Properties dialog box appears (Figure 75). Figure 75 Planned device Properties dialog box Enter a nickname for the device in the Nickname box (optional). Enter or edit information. Click OK. Deleting devices To delete planned devices right-click on the planned device icon on the Physical Map and select Delete.

  • Page 118: Configuring Ports, Planning Rules, Planning Rules Syntax And Format, Port Properties Dialog Box

    The Port Properties dialog box appears (Figure 76). Figure 76 Port Properties dialog box Enter a port number in the Port Number box. Select a port type from the Port Type list (available only for multiport devices). Click OK. 10.Optionally, right-click a planned device icon and select Planned Device. The device changes from a planned device to an implemented device.

  • Page 119: Rule Types, Planning Rule Parameters

    The following example shows the syntax for a planning rule: set rule_id = SAN_1 where rule = “check_for_valid IPAddress for (device=switch or device=hub or device=bridge)” and description = “valid IP addresses must be specified for all switches, hubs and bridges” and headline = “Valid IP must be specified/property validation”...

  • Page 120: Keywords

    • Connection rules specify which devices can be connected in a plan (see Table 14). Property validation rules verify the validity or uniqueness of device names in a plan (see • Table 15). Capacity control rules verify the connections in a plan (see Table 16).

  • Page 121: Applying Rules For Plan Evaluation, Connection Rules, Property Validation Rules, Capacity Control Rules

    • Operators: =, <, <=, >, >= Table 14 Connection rules Syntax Description do_not_connect (device=x) Never connect device to device do_not_connect (device=x) to Never connect device (device=y) do_not_connect (device=x) to Never connect device through (device=y) through (device=z) do_not_attach (device=x) to Never connect device into a SAN that (device=y)

  • Page 122: Plan Evaluation, Planning Rules Dialog Box

    The Planning window appears (Figure 71). Select Plan > Set Rules from the Planning window menu bar. The Planning Rules dialog box appears (Figure 77.) Figure 77 Planning Rules dialog box NOTE: If spelling or syntax errors are detected, the rule may not appear in the Planning Rules dialog box.

  • Page 123: Plan Conservation, Saving A Plan, Exporting A Plan, Printing A Plan

    Plan conservation This section describes how to save, export, and print a plan. Saving a plan After you design a plan, you can save it for future reference. To save a plan with its current name select SAN > Save Plan. from the planning window menu bar: The plan is saved with the current name.

  • Page 124

    Optional HAFM features...

  • Page 125: Zoning, Zoning Limits, Zoning Parameter Limits

    Zoning Zoning defines the communication paths in a fabric. A zone consists of initiator and target ports in the SAN. Ports can communicate only with other ports in their zone. However, ports can be members of more than one zone. To zone devices in a fabric, the fabric’s principal switch must be an HP switch and HAFM must discover and manage it.

  • Page 126: Zoning Naming Conventions, Zoning Configuration

    Zoning parameter Maximum value Number of zone sets in HAFM zoning library Number of end ports 1024 Number of devices supported 1024 (including loop devices) 1. The supported number of zones is based on a zone name with a maximum of 32 characters.

  • Page 127: Displaying The Zone Library, Zoning Dialog Box

    • Remove a zone from a zone set (see ”Removing a zone from a zone set” on page 130). • Activate a zone set (see ”Activating a zone set” on page 130). • Deactivate a zone set (see ”Deactivating a zone set”...

  • Page 128: Adding A Member To A Zone

    The Zones, Zone Sets, and Potential Zone Members lists are displayed. NOTE: If the Zoning dialog box is open for longer than 30 minutes, the information displayed may not be current. Re-open the dialog box to increase zoning discovery speed and get the updated information.

  • Page 129: Creating A Zone Set, Add Zone Member Dialog Box

    The Add Zone Member dialog box appears (Figure 79). Figure 79 Add Zone Member dialog box Specify a zone member by its domain and port ID or world wide name (WWN) address. NOTE: Zoning by domain and port is supported only in Homogeneous Fabric interop mode. Do one of the following: •...

  • Page 130: Removing A Member From A Zone, Removing A Zone From A Zone Set

    Press Enter. Select the zones you want to add to the zone set from the Zones list. Click to the right of the Zones list to add the selected zones to the zone set. To activate the zone set, see ”Activating a zone set”...

  • Page 131: Deactivating A Zone Set, Activate Zone Set Dialog Box, Activate Zone Set Confirmation Message

    The Activate Zone Set dialog box appears (Figure Figure 80 Activate Zone Set dialog box Verify the information and click OK. A confirmation message appears (Figure 81). Figure 81 Activate Zone Set confirmation message Click Yes to continue. The Zoning dialog box appears. Click the Active Zone Set tab to view the active zone set and its zones.

  • Page 132: Enabling And Disabling The Default Zone, Deactivate Zone Set Dialog Box

    The Deactivate Zone Set dialog box appears (Figure 82). Figure 82 Deactivate Zone Set dialog box The dialog box shows the names of the active zone set, and shows the new active zone set as none. Verify the information in this dialog box. Click OK.

  • Page 133: Exporting A Zone Set, Export Zone Set Dialog Box

    NOTE: Default zones are only supported in Homogeneous Fabric interop mode. Default zones are not supported in Open Fabric interop mode. If default zoning is not available, the Default Zone button is disabled. To disable the default zone: Display the zone library. (See “Displaying the zone library” on page 177). The Zoning dialog box appears (Figure 78).

  • Page 134: Importing A Zone Set, Zoning Administration, Import Zone Set Dialog Box

    The file is saved to the specified folder. Click OK. Importing a zone set To import a zone set XML file into a zone set library: Display the zone library. (See ”Displaying the zone library” on page 127.) The Zoning dialog box appears (Figure 78).

  • Page 135: Renaming A Zone Or Zone Set, Replacing Zone Members, Using The Potential Zone Members List

    • Displaying zone members, page 137 • Saving the active zone set to a zoning library, page 138 • Comparing zone sets, page 138 Renaming a zone or zone set To rename a zone or zone set: Display the zone library. (See “Displaying the zone library” on page 177.) The Zoning dialog box appears (Figure 78).

  • Page 136: Copying A Zone Set, Deleting A Zone, Deleting A Zone Set

    The Replace Zone Member dialog box appears (Figure 85). Figure 85 Replace Zone Member dialog box Enter the domain and port IDs or the WWN of the replacement member. Click OK. Copying a zone set To copy a zone set: Display the zone library.

  • Page 137: Viewing Zone And Zone Set Properties, Finding Members In A Zone

    Click OK. Viewing zone and zone set properties You can view information for zones and zone sets, such as name; number of zones, zone sets, or zone members; number of unique zone members; and status. Display the zone library. (See ”Displaying the zone library”...

  • Page 138: Saving The Active Zone Set To A Zoning Library, Comparing Zone Sets

    The List Zone Members dialog box appears (Figure 86). Figure 86 List Zone Members dialog box Click Close to close the dialog box. Saving the active zone set to a zoning library When you manage a switch’s zone set through one appliance, and then import that switch into a new appliance, you must save the zone set on the new appliance, This allows pre-existing zoning information on the switch to be stored on the new appliance.

  • Page 139

    The Select a Zone Set dialog box appears. Select a zone set and click OK. The comparison results are displayed. HA-Fabric Manager user guide 139...

  • Page 140

    Zoning...

  • Page 141: Santegrity Security Center, Purpose Of The Security Center, Accessing The Security Center

    SANtegrity Security Center This chapter provides instructions for using the SANtegrity Security Center. • Purpose of the Security Center, page 141 • Accessing the Security Center, page 141 • Displaying the Fabrics list, page 143 • Using the Authentication table, page 144 •...

  • Page 142

    Access the SANtegrity Security Center by clicking the Security tab or F8 on the main window. In order to use the Security Center, the user must have Security Administrator privilege. If not, the Security tab is hidden. Following is additional information about the components of the Security window: •...

  • Page 143: Displaying The Fabrics List, Main Window With Security Tab

    NOTE: SANtegrity Authentication can also be accessed from any SANtegrity-capable Element Manager Configure menu by selecting SANtegrity Authentication. Accessing SANtegrity Authentication from the Element Manager lets you manage only one device at a time. Figure 87 Main window with Security tab Displaying the Fabrics list The Fabrics list displays all discovered fabrics listed by their WWNs with their operational status on the left side if the status is available.

  • Page 144: Using The Authentication Table, Selecting A Fabric, Changing Security Data Internally, Changing Security Data Externally

    NOTE: If a device is managed by the HAFM appliance, when the device displayed on the Security tab is offline or loses a MPI link, the previously discovered value may still display in the top table. If this switch is selected, a blank area displays in the bottom pane with an error message. Using the Authentication table Selecting a fabric When a fabric is selected from the left side, all switches within the fabric are displayed on the top...

  • Page 145: Accessing Santegrity Security Center Tabs, Using The Users Tab

    If the security settings for a switch or director are changed by another management interface, then the following occurs: • If the switch that was changed by another interface is not currently configured by your HAFM appliance user, the top table accepts the changes, and an event is generated in the Security Log.

  • Page 146: Assigning Users To A Switch, Main Window With Security Tab Chosen

    Figure 88 Main window with Security tab chosen If the check box for EWS or Telnet is not selected, then no user can log into the switch through this interface. When the interfaces are enabled, EWS and Telnet can be set to authenticate to a local database on the switch, a Radius server, or a local database then a Radius server.

  • Page 147: Adding A New User, Adding A Set Of Users To Multiple Switches

    A default user is set up in the switch user base. The ID of the user is Administrator and the password is password. There is one default user that displays in the table, with both Telnet and EWS check boxes selected. Adding a new user To add a new user, do the following: Click Add.

  • Page 148: Using The Security Change Confirmation And Status Dialog Box, Apply To Other Products Dialog Box

    Click Apply To. The Apply to Other Products dialog box displays listing the qualified switches and directors. Figure 90 Apply to Other Products dialog box To be listed on this dialog, the following must be met: • The switches and directors must be manageable. •...

  • Page 149: Security Change Confirmation And Status Dialog Box

    Figure 91 Security Change Confirmation and Status dialog box The Security Change Confirmation and Status dialog box includes the user ID who initiated the changes, the time that the changes were planned, the Server ID from which the changes are populated, and all the affected switches and directors.

  • Page 150: Using The Software Tab

    To thoroughly check the new changes, click different products on the product list and view detailed changes. NOTE: Populating user-related settings to multiple products causes the new settings to override the existing settings. Clicking Start causes the HAFM appliance to populate changes to the switch specified in the products list.

  • Page 151: Enabling Api Authentication, Main Window

    Figure 92 Main window Enabling API authentication If API authentication is enabled, the following guidelines must be followed: • There must be a minimum of one entry in the Permitted Software field. If not, a warning message displays when Apply is clicked. •...

  • Page 152: Disabling Api Authentication On The Switch

    • If you select Radius Only, the HAFM appliance checks to see whether a Radius server is specified on the Radius Servers tab. If not, the Radius Only and Radius then Local options are not available from the drop-down menu. •...

  • Page 153: Editing The Chap Secret For The Current Hafm Appliance, Adding An Additional Hafm Appliance

    • When the server ID is defined only in the HAFM appliance and has not been added to the switch, the current appliance can be removed by not selecting the Include current server check box. If the current appliance is selected, Remove is disabled. •...

  • Page 154: Removing Another Hafm Appliance, Enabling Osms Authentication, Applying Changes And Confirmation, Using The Devices Tab

    Select the HAFM appliance and click Change. The Add or Edit Software ID and CHAP Secret dialog box displays. If you modify a CHAP Secret for a non-local server on the Software tab, a message displays indicating you are about to modify the Chap Secret of this HAFM appliance in the switch's local database.

  • Page 155: Main Window With Security Tab, Authentication, Device Tab

    Figure 94 Main window with Security tab, Authentication, Device tab To have two connected switches authenticate each other locally, each switch must have its own user ID, Node WWN, and CHAP secret, as well as the other switch’s user ID and CHAP secret. The switch can store more IDs and CHAP secrets if the switch has multiple connections with other switches only.

  • Page 156: Understanding The Devices Tab Display And Default Settings

    Understanding the Devices tab display and default settings When you access the Devices tab, do the following: Ensure that the Node Name is already discovered and displayed in a uneditable text field. Define the CHAP secret for the selected switch using one of two ways: •...

  • Page 157: Adding A Detached Switch

    • Non-SANtegrity II compatible switches • Non-manageable switches • Non-HP switches • JBOD • • Other storage devices When your HAFM appliance is installed with SANtegrity and you discover a secure or unsecure fabric, the E_port authentication is disabled, and the drop-down menus for port authentication display your HAFM appliance.

  • Page 158: Add Device Dialog Box

    Figure 95 Add Device dialog box Type the Node Name. • If Node Name is already in the Authenticated Devices list or is invalid, the new entry is rejected. • If the Node Name is in the Port Authentication List as a connected device, the device can be transferred from the Port Authentication List to the Authenticated Devices list.

  • Page 159: Populating A Chap Secret To A Current Switch, Changing A Chap Secret For A Switch

    Populating a CHAP secret to a current switch Select a CHAP secret for the current switch. Click Apply to populate the CHAP secret in the current switch. Changing a CHAP secret for a switch To modify a pre-defined CHAP secret for the current switch, click Apply. A confirmation message displays that asks if you want to modify the CHAP secret.

  • Page 160: Enabling Or Disabling E_port And N_port Authentication, Changing Enable Authentication Method

    Enabling or disabling E_port and N_port authentication Select or clear the check box for E_port or N_port authentication. The port authentication state overrides the E_port and N_port authentication at the switch level. Changing enable authentication method Select an option from the Enable Authentication Method drop-down list for E_port or N_port. •...

  • Page 161: Changing The Port Authentication State For A Nonmember Device That Is Not Managed

    Changing the port authentication state for a nonmember device that is not managed Select the E_port authentication check box for a device that is not manageable. Change the port authentication state to Force Enabled or Switch Settings. The Secret column changes from No to Needed. Double-click the corresponding Secret column to display the Add User dialog box.

  • Page 162: Adding A New Ip Address, Editing One Ip Address Or One Range Of Ip Addresses

    Figure 96 Main window with Security tab, Authentication, IP ACL tab If the Enable IP Access Control List check box is selected, the restricted access to the follow IP addresses is enforced. If not checked, management interfaces can access the switch from any IP address.

  • Page 163: Removing Multiple Ip Addresses At One Time, Applying Changes And Confirmation, Radius Server Tab

    NOTE: If multiple IP address or ranges are selected, Edit is disabled. Removing multiple IP addresses at one time After adding, changing or removing IP addresses, to set the IP Access Control List, perform one of the following: • Click Apply and the changes are reflected for that switch in the Product Configuration table. Click Apply To and a dialog box with a list of switches displays.

  • Page 164: Main Window With Security Tab, Authentication, Radius Servers Tab

    Figure 97 Main window with Security tab, Authentication, Radius Servers tab A maximum of three Radius servers can be set up per switch. The device that needs to authenticate by Radius server always display sat the top of the table. If the first device does not respond after a certain amount of time due to connection or other configuration problems, the next device is authenticated and so on.

  • Page 165: Applying Changes And Confirmation, Viewing The Security Log

    • Click Edit to display the Add/Edit Radius Server dialog box. Use this dialog box to define all the settings that display in the RADUIS Servers and Sequence table. Select one or more Radius servers and click Clear to clear the settings. •...

  • Page 166: Differences Between The Santegrity Security Center And The Santegrity Authentication, Security Log

    Figure 98 Security Log Severity—The severity level of the event: informational, warning, and fatal. • User—The user associated with the event. • • Reason—The reason code for the failure. Description—The security event category includes the description that lists more details of the •...

  • Page 167

    • The SANtegrity Security Center displays a Product Configuration table that lists all discoverable products and their security settings. The SANtegrity Authentication display does not have this table. • The SANtegrity Security Center Users tab displays an Apply To button. The SANtegrity Authentication Users tab does not have this button.

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    SANtegrity Security Center...

  • Page 169: A Configuring Hafm Through A Firewall, Polling Mode, Decreasing Login Time

    Configuring HAFM through a firewall Networks can use a virtual private network (VPN) or firewall to prohibit communication between servers and clients. This appendix provides optional procedures for configuring HAFM client and server applications to function across remote networks through a firewall. This appendix describes the following topics: •...

  • Page 170: Forcing All Clients To Polling Mode

    NOTE: This example illustrates the HAFM_c.bat file. The portion of this file starting with rem HAFM Client is also included in the HAFM_sc.bat file. Both files must be modified if they are installed on your computer. setlocal pushd %~dp0\.. call bin\set_cp.bat rem HAFM Client start %JAVA_HOME%\bin\HAFMClient.exe -Xmx256m -Xminf.15 -Xmaxf.35 -classpath %CLASSPATH%-Dsun.java2d.noddraw=true -Dsmp.fabricPersistenceEnabled=true...

  • Page 171: Tcp Port Numbers, Hafm Function With Rmi At Tcp Port Level

    -Dsmp.zoning.wait.timeout=180000 -Dsmp.debug -Dsmp.webServer -Dsmp.callback.passive -Dsmp.flavor=%APP_FLAVOR% Server ....:end popd endlocal TCP port numbers This section provides information about configuring TCP port numbers for remote management interface (RMI) servers and registries to allow the HAFM client and server application to function across firewalls.

  • Page 172: Forcing The Rmi Registry To Use A Specific Port, Hafm_sc.bat

    • ”Forcing server and client to export port number” on page 173 NOTE: You must configure both the server and client export port numbers. • If the firewall prevents the server from connecting to arbitrary ports on the client, then configure the export port of the client in ”Forcing server and client to export port number”...

  • Page 173: Hafm_c.bat File, Forcing Server And Client To Export Port Number

    -Dsmp.fabricPersistenceEnabled=true -Dsmp.Mp.max=256 -Dsmp.deployment.prefix=Client/ -Dsmp.debug -Dsmp.registry.port=XXXX ?Dsmp.flavor=%APP_FLAVOR% Client :end popd endlocal HAFM_c.bat File The HAFM_c.bat file starts the Client only. Edit file to include the parameter -Dsmp.registry.port=XXXX, where XXXX is any TCP port number not being used by another application. You must place this parameter after the %CLASSPATH% parameter. The following example shows the edited file with the added parameters in bold: setlocal pushd %~dp0\..

  • Page 174: Hafm_sc.bat, Hafm_c.bat

    NOTE: If the firewall prevents the server from connecting to arbitrary ports on the client, then just force the export port of the client (-Dsmp.client.export.port=YYYY). HAFM_sc.bat Place the parameter -Dsmp.server.export.port=XXXX in the server area of the file, and the parameter -Dsmp.client.export.port=YYYY, in the client area of the file, where XXXX and YYYY are any TCP port numbers not used by another application.

  • Page 175

    this parameter after the %CLASSPATH% parameter. The following example shows the edited file with the added parameters in bold: setlocal pushd %~dp0\.. call bin\set_cp.bat ....rem HAFM Client start %JAVA_HOME%\bin\HAFMMClient.exe -Xmx256m -Xminf.15 -Xmaxf.35 -Xincgc -classpath %CLASSPATH% -Dsmp.Mp.max=256 -Dsmp.deployment.prefix=Client/ -Dsmp.flavor=HAFM Client rem HAFM Client Debug Mode rem start %JAVA_HOME%\bin\HAFMClientD.exe -Xmx256m -Xminf.15 -Xmaxf.35 -Xincgc -classpath %CLASSPATH% -Dsmp.Mp.max=256...

  • Page 176

    Configuring HAFM through a firewall...

  • Page 177: B Troubleshooting, Problems With Discovery, Discovery Problems And Resolutions

    Troubleshooting This appendix provides troubleshooting information for the following topics: • Problems with discovery, page 177 • Problems with products, page 179 • Problems with addresses, page 179 • Miscellaneous problems, page 180 • Problems with zoning, page 182 Problems with discovery Table 18 describes possible problems with discovery and suggested resolutions.

  • Page 178

    Table 18 Discovery problems and resolutions (continued) Problem Resolution Resolution 1: If you know the IP addresses, and Broadcast request is blocked by routers. they are not in the Available Addresses list: Select Discover > Setup. Click Add. Enter data in the dialog box. Click OK.

  • Page 179: Problems With Products, Problems With Addresses, Product Problems And Resolutions, Address Problems And Resolutions

    Problems with products Table 19 describes possible product problems and suggested resolutions. Table 19 Product problems and resolutions Problem Resolution HBAs not connected to SAN Check your physical cables and connectors. Switches not connected to Check your physical cables and connectors. Ethernet Switches not connected to Check your physical cables and connectors.

  • Page 180: Miscellaneous Problems, Miscellaneous Problems And Resolutions

    Miscellaneous problems Table 21 describes possible miscellaneous problems and suggested resolutions. Table 21 Miscellaneous problems and resolutions Problem Cause/resolution Code Execution Error: Array Retry the command or action. If the problem Index Out-Of-Bounds. persists, contact HP customer support. Code Execution Error: Retry the command or action.

  • Page 181

    Table 21 Miscellaneous problems and resolutions (continued) Problem Cause/resolution Mapping a loop to a hub Make the background and/or layout changes causes the loop group and after mapping the loop to the hub. the outermost portion of the topology's background group color or layout format to revert to the default.

  • Page 182: Problems With Zoning, Zoning Problems And Resolutions

    Problems with zoning The following table lists some possible issues and recommended solutions for zoning errors. Table 22 Zoning problems and resolutions Problem Cause/resolution Receiving zoning errors. Verify that you did not configure zoning on a non-principal switch. The application is not Zoning discovery is performed once at startup, performing zoning discovery and then once every two hours during routine...

  • Page 183: C Informational And Error Messages

    Informational and error messages This appendix lists information and error messages that appear in pop-up message boxes from the HAFM application and the associated Element Managers. The first section of the appendix lists HAFM application messages. The second section lists Element Manager messages.

  • Page 184: Hafm Application Messages, Hafm Messages

    HAFM Application Messages This section lists HAFM application information and error messages in alphabetical order. Table 23 HAFM Messages Message Description Action A zone must have at least When creating a new Add one or more zone members to one zone member. zone, one or more zone the new zone using the Modify members must be added.

  • Page 185

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Are you sure you want to The selected zone set will Click Yes to delete the zone set or delete this zone set? be deleted from the zone No to cancel the operation. library.

  • Page 186

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Cannot display route. All You cannot show the The route must contain only Edge switches in route must route through a fabric Switch 2/16s, Edge Switch support routing. that has switches or 2/32s, Director 2/64s, or Director directors which do not 2/140s.

  • Page 187

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Cannot modify product. The selected product Verify the HAFM cannot be modified. appliance-to-product link is up. If the link is up: • The HAFM appliance may be busy. • Another Element Manager instance may be open.

  • Page 188

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Connection to The connection to the Log in to the HAFM appliance management server lost. remote HAFM appliance again through the HAFM Log In has been lost. dialog box. Connection to The HAFM application at Re-start the HAFM application to management server lost.

  • Page 189

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Duplicate nickname in Duplicate nicknames Modify the selected nickname to nickname configuration. cannot be configured. make it unique. Duplicate World Wide A World Wide Name Modify (to make it unique) or Name in nickname can be associated with delete the selected World Wide configuration.

  • Page 190

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Error reading log file. The HAFM application Try the operation again. If the encountered an error problem persists, contact the next while trying to read the level of support. log. Error removing zone or The HAFM application Try the operation again.

  • Page 191

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Management server An incorrect username or Verify the username and password could not log you on. password (both case with the customer’s network Verify your username and sensitive) was used while administrator and retry the password.

  • Page 192

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Invalid request. Three conditions result in Choose the action that is this message: appropriate to the activity that caused the error: • You tried to add or • Network address: Specify a modify a product unique network address for from Product View...

  • Page 193

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Invalid World Wide The World Wide Name Try the operation again using a Name or nickname. or nickname that you valid World Wide Name or have specified is invalid. nickname. The valid format for the World Wide Name is eight two-digit hexadecimal numbers...

  • Page 194

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action No nickname selected. No nickname was Choose a nickname and try again. selected when the command was attempted. No Element Managers No director or switch Install the appropriate Element installed. Element Manager is Manager to this workstation.

  • Page 195

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Password and Entries in the password Enter the password and confirmation don’t match. field and confirmation confirmation password again. password field do not match. The entries are case sensitive and must be the same. Remote sessions are not Only IP addresses of Consult with the customer’s...

  • Page 196

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action Selection is not a World The selection made is not Choose a valid World Wide Wide Name. a World Wide Name. Name before performing this operation. Server shutting down. The HAFM application is Reboot the HAFM appliance.

  • Page 197

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action The maximum number of The maximum number of Delete an existing alias before aliases has already been aliases allowed was adding a new alias. configured. reached. The maximum number of The number of HAFM Delete an existing IP address management server appliance IP addressees...

  • Page 198

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action The maximum number of The maximum number of Delete an existing zone before zones allowed has zones that can be adding a new zone. already been configured. defined was reached. The maximum number of The maximum number of Delete an existing zone set before zone sets has already...

  • Page 199

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action This product is not The product selected is Choose a product managed by managed by this not managed by this this HAFM appliance or go to the management server. HAFM appliance. HAFM appliance that manages the affected product.

  • Page 200

    Table 23 HAFM Messages (continued) Message Description Action You must define an SMTP An SMTP server address Define the SMTP server address at server address. must be defined and the Configure E-Mail dialog box. configured for e-mail to be activated. You must define at least At least one e-mail Define an e-mail address at the...

  • Page 201: Element Manager Messages

    Element Manager Messages This section lists Element Manager information and error messages in alphabetical order. Table 24 Element Manager Messages Message Description Action A Preferred Path already For any source port, only On the Add/Change Preferred exists between this one path may be defined Path dialog box, change the Source Port and this to each destination...

  • Page 202

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Are you sure you want to This message requests Click Yes to delete the firmware delete firmware version? confirmation to delete a version or No to abort the firmware version. operation. Firmware library can store up to 8 firmware versions.

  • Page 203

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Cannot enable Occurs when choosing Replace FRU and enable beaconing while the Enable Beaconing option beaconing again or enable system light is on. for a failed FRU. beaconing on an operating FRU. Cannot enable Beaconing cannot be Select Clear System Error Light...

  • Page 204

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Cannot have spaces in Spaces are not allowed Delete spaces from the field entry. field. as part of the entry for this field. Cannot install firmware to A firmware version Replace the failed CTP card and a director with a failed cannot be installed on a retry the firmware installation.

  • Page 205

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Cannot retrieve Port information cannot Retry the operation later. If the information for port. be retrieved by the condition persists, contact the next Element Manager level of support. because the Ethernet link is down or busy.

  • Page 206

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Cannot run diagnostics Port diagnostics cannot Run diagnostics only on a port that on a port that is not be performed on a port is installed. installed. card that is not installed. Cannot run diagnostics Port diagnostics Install a transceiver in the port and...

  • Page 207

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Cannot set all ports to 2 Displays if you try to set Replace ports that do not support Gb/sec due to speed ports to operate at 2 speed configuration with those that restriction on some ports.

  • Page 208

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Cannot start firmware The director’s CTP cards Install the firmware after CTP card install while CTP are synchronizing and synchronization completes. synchronization is in firmware cannot be progress. installed until synchronization is complete.

  • Page 209

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Could not stop port Port diagnostics could not Retry the operation later. If the diagnostics. be stopped by the condition persists, contact the next Element Manager level of support. because the Ethernet link is down or busy, or because the director is busy.

  • Page 210

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Director clock alert mode Clock alert mode is Disable clock alert mode through must be cleared before enabled through the the Configure FICON enabling period Configure FICON Management Server dialog box. synchronization.

  • Page 211

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Domain IDs must be in Domain IDs entered in the In the Configure Preferred Paths the range of 1 to 31. Configure Preferred Paths dialog box, change the number in dialog box must fall in a the Destination Domain ID field to specific range.

  • Page 212

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Error transferring files An error occurred while Try the file transfer operation < message >. transferring files from the again. If the problem persists, PC hard drive to the contact the next level of support. Element Manager.

  • Page 213

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Firmware file not found. The firmware version is Add the firmware version to the not installed (or was library and retry the operation. deleted) from the firmware library at the HAFM appliance. Incompatible If the Firmware is below Disable FICON Management...

  • Page 214

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Invalid firmware file. The file selected for Choose the correct firmware firmware download is not version file and retry the operation. a firmware version file. Invalid management The IP address specified Verify and enter a valid HAFM server address.

  • Page 215

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Invalid value for At the Configure Fabric Verify and enter a valid number BB_Credit. Parameters dialog box, between 1 through 60. the buffer-to-buffer credit (BB_Credit) value must be an integer from 1 through 60 inclusive.

  • Page 216

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Invalid value for At the Configure Fabric Verify and enter a valid number. R_A_TOV. Parameters dialog box, the resource allocation time-out value (R_A_TOV) must be an integer from 10 through 1200 inclusive.

  • Page 217

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Log is currently in use. Access to the log is Retry the operation later. If the denied because the log condition persists, contact the next was opened by another level of support. instance of the Element Manager.

  • Page 218

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Not all of the optical Some ports in the Use a port range that is valid for transceivers are installed specified range do not the ports installed. for this range of ports. have optical transceivers installed.

  • Page 219

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Port diagnostics cannot This displays when port Run the diagnostics on an active be performed on an diagnostics is run on a port. inactive port. port in an inactive state. Port speeds cannot be This displays when you Set the director speed to 2 Gb/sec configured at a higher...

  • Page 220

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action SNMP trap address not If an SNMP community Enter a corresponding SNMP trap defined. name is defined, a recipient address. corresponding SNMP trap recipient address must also be defined. Stop diagnostics failed. Diagnostics for the port Verify port operation.

  • Page 221

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Switch clock alert mode Clock alert mode is Disable clock alert mode through must be cleared before enabled through the the Configure FICON enabling period Configure FICON Management Server dialog box. synchronization.

  • Page 222

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action The link to the director is The Ethernet connection Establish and verify the network not available. between the HAFM connection. appliance and the director is down or unavailable. The link to the switch is The Ethernet connection Establish and verify the network not available.

  • Page 223

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action The switch must be offline The firmware is below the Choose Set Online State from to change the required level and you the Maintenance menu and click Management Style. attempted to change the Set Offline.

  • Page 224

    Table 24 Element Manager Messages (continued) Message Description Action Unable to save data The HAFM appliance Retry the operation. If the condition collection file to could not save the data persists, contact the next level of destination. collection file to the support.

  • Page 225: D Configuring Remote Workstations, Windows Systems, Requirements, Installation Procedure

    Configuring remote workstations This appendix describes the procedures for installing the HAFM application on a remote workstation. To run HAFM on a remote workstation, you must first download and install the HAFM application from the HAFM appliance. The following sections are described in this chapter: •...

  • Page 226: Remote Client Installation Page

    The HP StorageWorks HAFM remote client installation screen appears. Figure 100 shows the upper portion of this page. Figure 100 Remote client installation page Click Begin Windows Installation to begin the installation process. If you have read the security agreement information and wish to continue, click Yes. Configuring remote workstations...

  • Page 227: Available Installers Page, File Download Dialog Box

    The HP High Availability Fabric Manager Available Installers page appears (Figure 101). Figure 101 Available Installers page Click Download. The File Download dialog box appears (Figure 102). Figure 102 File Download dialog box Click Open. The system begins downloading the HAFM installer. When the download is complete, the Introduction screen appears.

  • Page 228

    NOTE: At any time, you may return to the previous page by clicking Previous or quit the Installer by clicking Cancel. Click Next. The License Agreement screen appears,. If you have read the license agreement and agree to accept the terms, click I accept the terms of the License Agreement.

  • Page 229: Running Hafm, Solaris Systems, Requirements, Installation Procedure

    The progress of the installation is tracked on the Installing HP StorageWorks HAFM screen. When the installation is complete, the Install Complete dialog box appears. 21.Click Done to close the Install Complete dialog box. Running HAFM • If you selected icons to be created in step 18 of the installation procedure, access the icon in the windows Start menu or desktop to run HAFM.

  • Page 230

    Click Open. The system begins downloading the HAFM installer. When the download is complete, the Introduction screen appears. NOTE: At any time, you may return to the previous page by clicking Previous or quit the installation by clicking Exit. Click Next. The License Agreement screen appears.

  • Page 231: Hp-ux, Aix, And Linux Systems, Running Hafm, Requirements, Installation Procedure

    If desired, select the Start the High Availability Fabric Manager check box to immediately open HAFM. 18.Click Done to close the Install Complete dialog box. Running HAFM Run the HAFM program from the directory in which you saved it (the default is a subdirectory named HAFM in your home directory).

  • Page 232

    The Netscape browser opens. Obtain the HAFM appliance address from your network administrator. Enter the address of the HAFM appliance in the Location (or Address) box of the browser, and press Enter. The HP StorageWorks HAFM page appears. Read the instructions for your operating system. If a reference to fixes is made, click the hyperlink and verify that your system is up to date.

  • Page 233

    Perform one of the following to select a folder on the remote workstation in which to store the HAFM software: • Accept the default location. • Enter the path to a new location. • Click Choose to browse for an appropriate location. •...

  • Page 234

    Configuring remote workstations...

  • Page 235: E Reference, Compatibility With Other Applications, Icon Legend, Product Icons, Product Icons

    Reference This appendix provides useful reference information. • Compatibility with other applications, page 235 • Icon legend, page 235 • Event Management, page 239 • Writing Event Management macros, page 246 • Keyboard shortcuts, page 249 Compatibility with other applications The application is designed to operate smoothly with other enterprise applications and network-monitoring programs.

  • Page 236: Product Status Icons, Event Icons

    Table 25 Product Icons (continued) Icon Description Icon Description Unknown Tape FCIP Bridge Or Loop Gateway iSCSI Bridge Or Appliance Gateway HP StorageWorks HP StorageWorks Edge Switch 2/16 Edge Switch 2/32 HP StorageWorks Generic HP Edge Switch 2/24 StorageWorks switch or director HP StorageWorks HP StorageWorks Director 2/64...

  • Page 237: Band Information Status Icons, Planned Device Icons

    Band information status icons Table 28 Band information status icons Icon Out-of-band In-band Icon Out-of-band In-band Present Not Present Present Present Failed Not Present Present Failed Not Present Present Failed Present Not Present Failed Failed Failed Planned device icons Icons of planned devices illustrate the device being unpacked from a box. Table 29 illustrates the planned icons for various devices.

  • Page 238: Group Icons, Connections, Online Connection With Online Devices

    Group icons Table 30 Group icons Icon Description Icon Description Host Isolated group Switch Bridge Loop Fabric Connections Figure 103 Online connection with online devices Figure 104 Offline connection and offline loop and storage device Reference...

  • Page 239: Event Trigger Properties, Event Management, Snmp Trap Event Properties

    NOTE: Figure 105, gray lines on the HBA indicate no activity on those connections. Figure 105 Connection performance as displayed on Physical Map Figure 106 Switch on Topology showing ports Event Management Event Management enables you to specify triggers and actions to automate tasks. For example, you can set an event trigger to fire at a certain time and day (everyday at noon) and associate the action of sending an e-mail message.

  • Page 240: Snmp Trap Device Properties, Snmp Trap System Properties

    Table 31 SNMP trap event properties (continued) Property Description Source The cause of the event (for example, user ID or device label) Description Event description (for example, Out-of-band offline) Event Level The severity of the event (for example, informational) Table 32 describes the properties of a device in the SAN.

  • Page 241: Performance Event Properties

    Table 33 SNMP trap system properties (continued) Property Description VM Version Version of the Java Virtual Machine OS Architecture Operating system architecture OS Name Operating system name OS Version Operating system version Server Name Name of the appliance Subnet Mask Discovered subnet mask Total Memory Total physical memory...

  • Page 242: Performance Device Properties, Performance System Properties

    Table 35 describes the properties of a device in the SAN. Table 35 Performance device properties Property Description Label Device’s label, as shown on the Physical Map Name Device’s name, as specified in the Properties dialog box Device Type Type of device (for example, HBA) Node Name Device’s world wide name IP Address...

  • Page 243: User Action Event Properties, User Action System Properties

    Table 36 Performance system properties (continued) Property Description Trap Forwarding Off Specifies whether trap forwarding is enabled Region The region of the world where the user is located Time Zone User’s time zone User Count Number of users User action event properties User action events occur when you change a setting in the appliance.

  • Page 244: Device State Event Properties, User Action Properties

    Table 38 User action system properties (continued) Property Description Server Name Name of the appliance Subnet Mask Discovered subnet mask Total Memory Total physical memory Trap Forwarding Off Specifies whether trap forwarding is enabled Region Region of the world where the user is located Time Zone User’s time zone User Count...

  • Page 245: Device State Properties, Device State System Properties

    Table 41 describes the properties about a device in the SAN. Table 41 Device state properties Property Description Label Device’s label, as shown on the Physical Map Name Device’s name, as specified in the Properties dialog box Device Type Type of device (for example, HBA) Node Name Device’s world wide name IP Address...

  • Page 246: Writing Event Management Macros, Event Context Properties

    Table 42 Device state system properties (continued) Property Description Trap Forwarding Off Specifies whether trap forwarding is enabled Region Region of the world where the user is located Time Zone User’s time zone User Count Number of users Writing Event Management macros You can write macros for Event Management to add relevant data to the action phrases.

  • Page 247: Device Context Properties, Time Context Properties

    Table 43 Event context properties (continued) Property Description Node Name World wide name of the device that encountered an event Port Name World-wide name of the port that encountered an event Description Description of the event Event Level Severity level of the event Table 44 describes the properties about a device in a SAN.

  • Page 248: User Context Properties, System Context Properties

    Table 46 describes the user context properties. Table 46 User context properties Property Description The ID of the user who performed the action Role The access level of the user who performed the action (for example, Admin or Browse) Clients for this user The number of client sessions open for the specified user Table 47 describes the properties about the platform and the appliance.

  • Page 249: Keyboard Shortcuts

    Keyboard shortcuts You can use the keystrokes shown in Table 48 to perform common functions. NOTE: To open a menu using keystrokes, press ALT + the underlined letter. To open a submenu, release the ALT key first, then press SHIFT + the key for the underlined letter of the submenu option.

  • Page 250

    Reference...

  • Page 251: F Editing Batch Files, Configuring The Application To Use Dual Network Cards, Windows Systems

    Editing batch files This appendix provides instructions for updating batch files. It includes: • Configuring the application to use dual network cards, page 251 • Setting the Zoning Delay, page 252 • Specifying a host IP address in multi-NIC networks, page 252 •...

  • Page 252: Setting The Zoning Delay, Windows Systems, Specifying A Host Ip Address In Multi-nic Networks

    to read: #SMP Server ${SAN_JRE_DIR}/bin/java -classpath ${CLASSPATH} -Dsmp.deployment.prefix=Server/ -Djava.rmi.server.hostname=x.x.x.x -Dsmp.server.edport=%1 -DZoning=Principal com.smp.server.SANMgrRMI where x.x.x.x is the desired IP address for the Server. Setting the Zoning Delay Edit the batch file to set the application to configure zoning through either ECC or Telnet. If a response is not received within the amount of time specified here, the application ends the operation and report that it failed.

  • Page 253: Windows Server Running As A Service

    Edit the following lines: rem HAFM Server start %JAVA_HOME%\bin\HAFMServer.exe -server -Xmx128m -Xminf.15 -Xmaxf.35 -Xincgc -classpath %CLASSPATH% -Dsmp.mpi.test -Dsmp.deployment.prefix=Server/ -Dsmp.zoning=Principal -Dsmp.zoning.wait.timeout=180000 -Dsmp.webServer -Dsmp.backupManager -Dsmp.locale.customization=en_US_HAFM Server to read: rem HAFM Server start %JAVA_HOME%\bin\HAFMServer.exe -server -Xmx128m -Xminf.15 -Xmaxf.35 -Xincgc -classpath %CLASSPATH% -Dsmp.mpi.test -Dsmp.deployment.prefix=Server/ -Dsmp.server.edipaddress=x,x,x,x -Dsmp.zoning=Principal -Dsmp.zoning.wait.timeout=180000 -Dsmp.webServer -Dsmp.backupManager...

  • Page 254: Unix, Editing Master Log Settings, Windows

    Run install_service.bat file. UNIX Open the <Install_Home>/bin/HAFM_Mgr file using a text editor (for example, vi). Edit all instances of the following lines: #SMP Server ${SAN_JRE_DIR}/bin/java -classpath ${CLASSPATH} -Dsmp.deployment.prefix=Server/ -Dsmp.server.edport=%1 -DZoning=Principal com.smp.server.SANMgrRMI to read: #SMP Server ${SAN_JRE_DIR}/bin/java -classpath ${CLASSPATH} -Dsmp.deployment.prefix=Server/ -Dsmp.server.edipaddress=x,x,x,x -Dsmp.server.edport=%1 -DZoning=Principal com.smp.server.SANMgrRMI where x.x.x.x is the desired IP address.

  • Page 255

    • -Dsmp.log.eventCountAfterTruncate (number of entries to be saved, between 1 and 2000). rem HAFM Server start %JAVA_HOME%\bin\HAFMServer.exe -server -Xmx128m -Xminf.15 -Xmaxf.35 -Xincgc -classpath %CLASSPATH% -Dsmp.Mp.max=128 -Dsmp.autodiscovery=false -Dsmp.mpi.test -Dsmp.deployment.prefix=Server/ -Dsmp.zoning=Principal -Dsmp.zoning.wait.timeout=180000 -Dsmp.log.maxLogDiskSpace=50 -Dsmp.log.eventCountAfterTruncate=1000 -Dsmp.webServer -Dsmp.flavor=HAFM Server UNIX Open the <Install_Home>/bin/HAFM_Mgr file using a text editor (for example, vi). Find all instances of the following lines: #SMP Server (xmx and smp.Mp.max should agree) ${SAN_JRE_DIR}/bin/java -server -Xmx128m -classpath...

  • Page 256

    Editing batch files...

  • Page 257: Index

    Index access call home notification, configuring assigning changing changing fabric properties removing IP addresses accessing, remote HAFM appliances nicknames of fabrics action tab 39, product list columns actions, adding to rules product properties activating zone sets product types active sessions dialog box user accounts active sessions, viewing users...

  • Page 258

    on persisted fabrics document connections, monitoring utilization conventions conventions related documentation document dual LANs text symbols dual network cards copying duplicating, zone sets zone sets copying from logs creating editing port types columns, product list editing trap recipients product list columns editing views zone sets editing zone names...

  • Page 259

    monitoring forcing port in RMI registry viewing forcing server and client port number exec macro components TCP port numbers for RMI expanding groups flyovers, turning on and off exporting events files group log overview group management exporting a plan groups exporting a zone set collapsing exporting performance data...

  • Page 260

    user name, default importing uses importing a zone set host bus adapter icon information bar planned IP addresses host group icon adding changing authorized reseller removing storage web site Subscriber’s choice web site load balancing technical support ISLs, clearing alerts hub icon isolated group icon planned...

  • Page 261

    location default TightVNC overview default Windows 2000 viewing password, default members, finding in zones pasting events from logs merging, persisted fabrics performance data messages storing Element Manager viewing fabric manager performance event properties HAFM application performance module minimap performance thresholds, setting overview persisted fabrics minus icon, persisted fabrics...

  • Page 262

    arranging creating columns configuring exporting connecting overview deleting removing columns planning viewing devices, showing as installed product state log evaluating copying from new SAN overview opening a plan product status icons rules product status, determining configuring product type and access file location products keywords...

  • Page 263

    Linux systems CHAP Secret Solaris systems adding a detached switch Windows systems editing removing managing switches IP addresses fabrics list members from zone permitted software lists trap recipients port authentication users security log zone sets tabs zones devices removing trap recipients settings removing, product list columns IP Access Control List...

  • Page 264

    online state functions zoning function unknown device icon switch group icon planned switch icon unknown icon planned unpersisting fabrics 84, switch, monitoring performance unpersisting products symbols in text user action event properties system requirements user groups 37, user list, viewing user macro components tape icon user name...

  • Page 265

    default password default user name writing macros zone members listing removing from zones zone sets activating comparing creating deactivating default zone deleting duplicating exporting importing naming conventions properties, viewing removing zone renaming zones creating deleting finding in zone sets naming conventions properties, viewing removing renaming...

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