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HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Installation Manual

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Installation Manual (126 pages)

HP StorageWorks 1500 Modular Smart Array installation guide (355901 - 005, June 2007)  
Brand: HP | Category: Carrying Case | Size: 8.61 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
About This Guide7................................................................................................................................................................
Intended Audience7................................................................................................................................................................
Prerequisites8................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documentation8................................................................................................................................................................
Document Conventions And Symbols9................................................................................................................................................................
Equipment Symbols10................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Stability11................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Technical Support11................................................................................................................................................................
Hp-authorized Reseller12................................................................................................................................................................
Helpful Websites12................................................................................................................................................................
Overview Of Msa Installation Procedures14................................................................................................................................................................
Step 1: Review And Confirm Your Plans15................................................................................................................................................................
Determine Which Version Of Msa Controller Firmware To Use15................................................................................................................................................................
Basic Msa Firmware And Configuration Options16................................................................................................................................................................
Complete The Planning Worksheet On The Poster17................................................................................................................................................................
Go To The Internet For The Most Recent Msa And San Information18................................................................................................................................................................
Msa1500 And San-related Websites18................................................................................................................................................................
Review Msa Installation Best Practices21................................................................................................................................................................
Planning21................................................................................................................................................................
Installation21................................................................................................................................................................
Ongoing24................................................................................................................................................................
Plan Your Storage Configuration25................................................................................................................................................................
System And Performance Expectations25................................................................................................................................................................
Striping Methods25................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Levels26................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Level Comparison26................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Sizes And Types27................................................................................................................................................................
Spare Drives27................................................................................................................................................................
Array Sizing (capacity)27................................................................................................................................................................
Step 2: Prepare Your Site28................................................................................................................................................................
Provide Adequate Structural Support For The Floor28................................................................................................................................................................
Provide Adequate Clearance Space And Ventilation28................................................................................................................................................................
Provide Adequate And Redundant Sources Of Power28................................................................................................................................................................
Msa1500 Specifications29................................................................................................................................................................
Step 3: Install Msa Option Kits30................................................................................................................................................................
Step 4: Rack The Msa And The Storage Enclosures31................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Installation Best Practices31................................................................................................................................................................
Step 5: Install The Hard Drives36................................................................................................................................................................
Step 6: Prepare Your Servers37................................................................................................................................................................
Step 7: Install The Hba In Your Servers38................................................................................................................................................................
Step 8: Prepare Your Switches39................................................................................................................................................................
Step 9: Connect The Cables40................................................................................................................................................................
Cabling Best Practices40................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Scsi Cables42................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Scsi Cable Connections42................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi I/o Modules, Bus Numbers, And Box Numbers42................................................................................................................................................................
Supported And Unsupported Scsi Connections43................................................................................................................................................................
Supported And Unsupported Scsi Cable Connections43................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Msa To Sata Storage Enclosures44................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi Cable Connections To Two Msa20 Sata Storage Enclosures44................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Msa To Scsi Storage Enclosures45................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi Cable Connections To One Msa30 Scsi Storage Enclosure45................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Fibre Channel Cables46................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Fibre Channel Cables In A Singlepath Configuration47................................................................................................................................................................
Sample Fibre Channel Cable Connections, Singlepath Configuration47................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Fibre Channel Cables In A Multipath Configuration48................................................................................................................................................................
Sample Fibre Channel Cable Connections, Multipath Configuration48................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Power Cords49................................................................................................................................................................
Levels Of Protection Against Power Failures49................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Power Cords Using Two Upss51................................................................................................................................................................
Step 10: Power On The Devices52................................................................................................................................................................
Verify The Operating Status Of The Msa53................................................................................................................................................................
View The Leds On The Msa53................................................................................................................................................................
Msa1500 Startup Status Lights53................................................................................................................................................................
Read The Messages On The Controller Display Panel54................................................................................................................................................................
Verify The Operating Status Of The Storage Enclosures54................................................................................................................................................................
Msa1500 Startup Messages54................................................................................................................................................................
Verify The Operating Status Of The Fibre Channel Switches55................................................................................................................................................................
Verify The Operating Status Of The Servers55................................................................................................................................................................
Step 11: Configure Your Msa56................................................................................................................................................................
Obtain Desired Controller Firmware And Support Software Cd Versions56................................................................................................................................................................
Determine Which Storage Configuration Utility To Use57................................................................................................................................................................
About The Msa Command Line Interface57................................................................................................................................................................
About The Array Configuration Utility57................................................................................................................................................................
About The Array Configuration Utility Command Line Interface58................................................................................................................................................................
Configure The Msa59................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Msa-specific Components On The Servers62................................................................................................................................................................
Updating Msa Controller Firmware (if Necessary)64................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Storage65................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Hp-ux Support Notes74................................................................................................................................................................
Hp-ux Required Updates For Active/active74................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Acu-cli On The Servers (optional)75................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining World Wide Port Names80................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Current Fibre_scsi Patch On The Servers81................................................................................................................................................................
Openvms Fibre_scsi Patches (as Of August 2006)81................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Id Numbers To The Controllers And Luns83................................................................................................................................................................
Vmware-specific Tasks86................................................................................................................................................................
Operating System-specific Notes92................................................................................................................................................................
Netware Environments92................................................................................................................................................................
Tru64 Unix Environments93................................................................................................................................................................
Sco Unix Environments93................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Off And Powering On The Msa97................................................................................................................................................................
Powering Off The Msa97................................................................................................................................................................
Powering On The Msa98................................................................................................................................................................
A Regulatory Notices101................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Identification Numbers101................................................................................................................................................................
Federal Communications Commission Notice101................................................................................................................................................................
Modifications101................................................................................................................................................................
Cables101................................................................................................................................................................
Canadian Notice (avis Canadien)101................................................................................................................................................................
European Union Notice102................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Notice102................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Power Cord Notice102................................................................................................................................................................
Bsmi Notice102................................................................................................................................................................
Laser Compliance103................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Replacement Notice104................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Of Waste Equipment By Users In Private Households In The European Union104................................................................................................................................................................
B Electrostatic Discharge105................................................................................................................................................................
Prevention Methods105................................................................................................................................................................
Grounding Methods105................................................................................................................................................................
C Worksheets107................................................................................................................................................................
Msa1500 Information108................................................................................................................................................................
External Fibre Channel Interconnect Device (switch) Information109................................................................................................................................................................
Server Information110................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Information114................................................................................................................................................................
Array (lun) Information118................................................................................................................................................................
Index121................................................................................................................................................................

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HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Installation Manual

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Installation Manual (126 pages)

HP StorageWorks 1500 Modular Smart Array Installation Guide (355901-004, October 2006)  
Brand: HP | Category: Carrying Case | Size: 7.67 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
About This Guide7................................................................................................................................................................
Prerequisites8................................................................................................................................................................
Related Documentation9................................................................................................................................................................
Document Conventions10................................................................................................................................................................
Text Symbols10................................................................................................................................................................
Equipment Symbols11................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Stability12................................................................................................................................................................
Getting Help13................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Installation And Configuration Assistance13................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Technical Support14................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Storage Website14................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Authorized Reseller14................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Procedures - All Deployments15................................................................................................................................................................
Step 1: Review And Confirm Your Plans17................................................................................................................................................................
Determine Which Version Msa Controller Firmware To Use17................................................................................................................................................................
Complete The Planning Worksheet On The Poster20................................................................................................................................................................
Go To The Internet For The Most Recent Msa And San Information21................................................................................................................................................................
Review Msa Installation Best Practices24................................................................................................................................................................
Plan Your Storage Configuration30................................................................................................................................................................
System And Performance Expectations30................................................................................................................................................................
Striping Methods31................................................................................................................................................................
Raid Levels31................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Sizes And Types32................................................................................................................................................................
Spare Drives33................................................................................................................................................................
Array Sizing (capacity)33................................................................................................................................................................
Step 2: Prepare Your Site34................................................................................................................................................................
Provide Adequate Structural Support For The Floor34................................................................................................................................................................
Provide Adequate Clearance Space And Ventilation34................................................................................................................................................................
Provide Adequate And Redundant Sources Of Power34................................................................................................................................................................
Step 3: Install Msa Option Kits36................................................................................................................................................................
Step 4: Rack The Msa And The Storage Enclosures37................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Installation Best Practices37................................................................................................................................................................
Step 5: Install The Hard Drives43................................................................................................................................................................
Step 6: Prepare Your Servers44................................................................................................................................................................
Step 7: Install The Hba In Your Servers45................................................................................................................................................................
Step 8: Prepare Your Switches46................................................................................................................................................................
Step 9: Connect The Cables47................................................................................................................................................................
Cabling Best Practices47................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Scsi Cables48................................................................................................................................................................
Recommended Scsi Cable Connections48................................................................................................................................................................
Supported And Unsupported Scsi Connections49................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Msa To Sata Storage Enclosures50................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Msa To Scsi Storage Enclosures51................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Fibre Channel Cables52................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Fibre Channel Cables In A Single-path Configuration53................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Fibre Channel Cables In A Multi-path Configuration54................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Power Cords55................................................................................................................................................................
Step 10: Power On The Devices57................................................................................................................................................................
Verify The Operating Status Of The Msa58................................................................................................................................................................
View The Leds On The Msa58................................................................................................................................................................
Read The Messages On The Controller Display Panel59................................................................................................................................................................
Verify The Operating Status Of The Storage Enclosures60................................................................................................................................................................
Verify The Operating Status Of The Fibre Channel Switches60................................................................................................................................................................
Verify The Operating Status Of The Servers60................................................................................................................................................................
Step 11: Configure Your Msa61................................................................................................................................................................
Obtain Desired Controller Firmware And Support Software Cd Versions61................................................................................................................................................................
Determine Which Storage Configuration Utility To Use62................................................................................................................................................................
About The Msa Command Line Interface62................................................................................................................................................................
About The Array Configuration Utility63................................................................................................................................................................
About The Array Configuration Utility - Command Line Interface64................................................................................................................................................................
Configure The Msa65................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Procedures - Windows Environments67................................................................................................................................................................
Installing Msa-specific Components On The Servers68................................................................................................................................................................
Updating Msa Controller Firmware (if Necessary)71................................................................................................................................................................
Configuring The Storage72................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Procedures - Linux Environments73................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Procedures - Hp-ux Environments81................................................................................................................................................................
Additional Hp-ux Support Notes82................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Acu-cli On The Servers (optional)84................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Procedures - Openvms Environments87................................................................................................................................................................
Obtaining World Wide Port Names88................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Current Fibre_scsi Patch On The Servers89................................................................................................................................................................
Assigning Id Numbers To The Controllers And Luns92................................................................................................................................................................
Configuration Procedures - Other Environments93................................................................................................................................................................
Operating-system-specific Notes94................................................................................................................................................................
Netware Environments94................................................................................................................................................................
Tru64 Unix Environments95................................................................................................................................................................
Sco Unix Environments96................................................................................................................................................................
Vmware Environments96................................................................................................................................................................
Regulatory Compliance Identification Numbers99................................................................................................................................................................
Federal Communications Commission Notice99................................................................................................................................................................
Modifications99................................................................................................................................................................
Canadian Notice (avis Canadien)100................................................................................................................................................................
European Union Notice100................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Notice100................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Power Cord Notice101................................................................................................................................................................
Bsmi Notice101................................................................................................................................................................
Laser Compliance101................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Replacement Notice102................................................................................................................................................................
Disposal Of Waste Equipment By Users In Private Households In The European Union103................................................................................................................................................................
Prevention Methods105................................................................................................................................................................
Grounding Methods106................................................................................................................................................................
Index121................................................................................................................................................................
HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Maintenance And Service Manual

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Maintenance And Service Manual (120 pages)

HP StorageWorks 1500 Modular Smart Array maintenance and service guide (356606-002, October 2006)  
Brand: HP | Category: Carrying Case | Size: 6.76 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
About This Guide9................................................................................................................................................................
Intended Audience9................................................................................................................................................................
Document Conventions And Symbols10................................................................................................................................................................
Customer Self Repair11................................................................................................................................................................
Documentation Feedback11................................................................................................................................................................
Illustrated Parts List13................................................................................................................................................................
System Components And Leds19................................................................................................................................................................
Front View19................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi I/o Ports20................................................................................................................................................................
Controller Leds23................................................................................................................................................................
Scsi Hard Drive Leds24................................................................................................................................................................
Sata Hard Drive Leds26................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply Module Leds30................................................................................................................................................................
Available Diagnostic Tools31................................................................................................................................................................
Msa Command Line Interface (msa-cli) Overview32................................................................................................................................................................
Array Diagnostics Utility (adu) Overview32................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Systems Insight Manager (hp-sim) Overview32................................................................................................................................................................
System Event Analyzer (sea) Overview33................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel And Message Descriptions35................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel Overview35................................................................................................................................................................
Informational Messages36................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Message Descriptions37................................................................................................................................................................
Lcd Panel Messages37................................................................................................................................................................
Customer Replaceable Components61................................................................................................................................................................
Parts-only Warranty Service63................................................................................................................................................................
Procuring The Spare Component63................................................................................................................................................................
Warnings And Precautions64................................................................................................................................................................
Electrostatic Discharge Information64................................................................................................................................................................
Equipment Symbols65................................................................................................................................................................
Weight Warning66................................................................................................................................................................
Rack Warnings And Precautions66................................................................................................................................................................
Device Warnings And Precautions67................................................................................................................................................................
Determining Whether A Component Is Hot-pluggable69................................................................................................................................................................
Component Hot-pluggability69................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting Power To The Msa70................................................................................................................................................................
Applying Power To The Msa71................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Power From The Msa72................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Or Installing A Fibre Channel Interconnect Blank73................................................................................................................................................................
Before You Begin73................................................................................................................................................................
Removing An Interconnect Blank73................................................................................................................................................................
Installing An Interconnect Blank73................................................................................................................................................................
Removing Or Installing A Hard Drive Blank74................................................................................................................................................................
Removing A Hard Drive Blank74................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Component75................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Component76................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Proper Operation77................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Controller, Controller Cache, Or Controller Battery78................................................................................................................................................................
Verifying Component Failure79................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Controller Cache Module80................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Controller Cache Battery Pack80................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Controller Cache Battery Pack82................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Fibre Channel I/o Module85................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Fan Module88................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing A Scsi I/o Module89................................................................................................................................................................
Enclosure And Hard Drive Migrations93................................................................................................................................................................
Adding A New Storage Enclosure93................................................................................................................................................................
Moving Hard Drives Or Arrays94................................................................................................................................................................
Hard Drive Failures And Faulted Luns97................................................................................................................................................................
Recovering From Compromised Fault Tolerance (enabling Failed Luns)98................................................................................................................................................................
Best Practices When Replacing Hard Drives99................................................................................................................................................................
Time Required For A Rebuild100................................................................................................................................................................
Failure Of Another Drive During Rebuild101................................................................................................................................................................
A Regulatory Compliance And Safety109................................................................................................................................................................
International Notices And Statements110................................................................................................................................................................
Canadian Notice (avis Canadien) Class A Equipment110................................................................................................................................................................
European Union Notice111................................................................................................................................................................
Bsmi Notice111................................................................................................................................................................
Japanese Notice111................................................................................................................................................................
Battery Replacement Notice112................................................................................................................................................................
Taiwan Battery Recycling Notice Power Cords113................................................................................................................................................................
Index115................................................................................................................................................................

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HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Administration Manual

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Administration Manual (40 pages)

HP Modular Smart Array FC VDS Hardware Provider administration guide (T1634-96072, May 2006)  
Brand: HP | Category: Storage | Size: 0.49 MB
Table of contents
Table Of Contents3................................................................................................................................................................
Preface5................................................................................................................................................................
Disk Arrays5................................................................................................................................................................
Document Conventions And Symbols6................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Technical Support7................................................................................................................................................................
Subscription Service7................................................................................................................................................................
Documentation Feedback7................................................................................................................................................................
Overview9................................................................................................................................................................
Components18................................................................................................................................................................
Software Components19................................................................................................................................................................
Optional Components19................................................................................................................................................................
Installation23................................................................................................................................................................
Installation Summary24................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Visibility Of The Disk Array29................................................................................................................................................................
Checking The List Of Programs In Windows29................................................................................................................................................................
Checking Vds Disk Management Using Diskraid29................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstalling The Hp Provider30................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstalling The Hp Provider Using Windows30................................................................................................................................................................
Uninstalling Using The Hp Provider Installer30................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting31................................................................................................................................................................
Glossary37................................................................................................................................................................
Index39................................................................................................................................................................
HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Manual

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Manual (16 pages)

HP StorageWorks Mezzanine Backup-Restore Solution  
Brand: HP | Category: Storage | Size: 1.6 MB
Table of contents
Executive Summary2................................................................................................................................................................
Business Needs3................................................................................................................................................................
Solution Design And Design Rules4................................................................................................................................................................
Assumptions6................................................................................................................................................................
Msa15006................................................................................................................................................................
Tape Library6................................................................................................................................................................
Backup Process6................................................................................................................................................................
Recovery Process6................................................................................................................................................................
Fibre Channel Infrastructure6................................................................................................................................................................
Design Rules6................................................................................................................................................................
Component Review7................................................................................................................................................................
Supported Hosts8................................................................................................................................................................
Interconnect9................................................................................................................................................................
Storage9................................................................................................................................................................
Software10................................................................................................................................................................
Management10................................................................................................................................................................
Synergy Of Components11................................................................................................................................................................
Scaling-growth-flexibility12................................................................................................................................................................
What Happens If I Already Own A Tape Library12................................................................................................................................................................
What If I Want To Back Up More Servers12................................................................................................................................................................
And Control12................................................................................................................................................................
How Can I Enhance My Support Options12................................................................................................................................................................
High Availability—disaster Recovery/disaster Tolerance12................................................................................................................................................................
Solution-specific Configuration12................................................................................................................................................................
Bill Of Materials13................................................................................................................................................................
Hp Services15................................................................................................................................................................
Data Migration Services15................................................................................................................................................................
Operate And Evolve Services15................................................................................................................................................................
Why Hp15................................................................................................................................................................
For More Information16................................................................................................................................................................
HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Release Note

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Release Note (12 pages)

Fibre Channel Switch  
Brand: HP | Category: Switch | Size: 0.08 MB
HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Replacement Instructions

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Replacement Instructions (5 pages)

HP StorageWorks 1500/1510i Modular Smart Array chassis replacement instructions (364862-002, December 2006)  
Brand: HP | Category: Carrying Case | Size: 2.23 MB
HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Replacement Instructions

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Replacement Instructions (4 pages)

StorageWorks Modular Smart Array controller, cache, and battery replacement instructions  
Brand: HP | Category: Storage | Size: 1.1 MB
HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Replacement Instructions

HP StorageWorks 1500cs - Modular Smart Array Replacement Instructions (2 pages)

HP StorageWorks MSA1500 cs SCSI I/O Module Replacement Instructions (April 2004)  
Brand: HP | Category: Carrying Case | Size: 1.93 MB

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