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EMC NS-480 Celerra - Way to verify which iSCSI initiators are currently connected to a LUN?

In the NS-480 or a given Celerra NAS, is there a way to verify which iSCSI initiators are actually CURRENTLY CONNECTED to a given LUN? I can see how to look at the LUN MASKs in Unisphere and see ...
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EMC Celerra and Access-based Enumeration

I have a few CIFS shares for Windows on our Celerra, and I've run the EMCABE tool (in enable mode) on one of our CIFS virtual servers. When I check if ABE is enabled using the same tool, it comes back ...
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Does a dead LUN path cause an increase in I/O times on the remaining LUN path(s)?

We use an EMC SAN appliance. There are 2 'paths' from the cluster to the SAN. Today we experienced that one of the LUN paths was 'dead' (as reported in the windows event logs). Presumably the ...
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Link rate between EMC DAE and HBA

I have a EMC DAE (KTN-STL4) drive cage directly connected to a HP Proliant server using a QLogic QLE2560 HBA. I'm using copper cable between the HBA card and the DAE. On the controller card in the DAE ...
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How to change / replace a failed “system” disk on EMC Clariion CX500?

On the first DAE, the first 5 disks are considered "special" because they host the OS of the storage array. One of those 5 disks is faulty : what is the procedure to change it? By the way, what ...
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Using EMC DAEs standalone

I've got a number of EMC DAEs filled with drives, for free. I'd love to use them, as they total to around 30TB, with possibly more available from the same recycling facility. As of right now I can ...
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How do I find the date/time set on an EMC Symmetrix?

I'd like to find out what date and time (and possibly time zone) a Symmetrix (DMX-4 and VMAX) is set to. I've checked Powerlink as well as the man pages for symcli, but nothing pops out.
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How do you log file descriptor requests?

System.IO.IOException: The process cannot access the file because it is being used by another process. I have a need for a historical log of file descriptor requests. The purpose is to determine ...
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emc bios default password

I have a EMC server that hasn't been used for a while and I am trying to repurpose it. I am having trouble getting into the bios as it seems to be locked behind a password by default. Hardware: EMC ...
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cifs shared mount on linux doesn't read folder

I have CIFS share from EMC storage which is mounted on Linux and also on other windows & mac machines. At Linux server, CIFS share mounted with mount.cifs. My linux server has php code running on ...
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Trouble with EMC vNXE and Cisco Catalyst Configuration for vSphere 5.5

Good afternoon, we have recently purchased -two Cisco Catalyst 2960-x switches -two Dell PowerEdge 320R server -1 EMC vNXE 3300-1 storage device I'm having a difficult time configuring the ...
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keeping the server name and IP address updated in the SAN

In the Navisphere's attached server report, the HBA UIDs are displayed along with the host names and IP addresses of the Linux and windows servers that were previously registered. The Servers now have ...
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Can the EMC grab utility be used on ESX hosts

Can the EMC grab utility be used on ESX hosts?
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is provisioning storage in VMAX difficult?

is provisioning storage in VMAX difficult? I am not getting any sort of training from my manager .There's going to be requests fro the clients in provisioning storage to their hosts (cluster, stand ...
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EMC storage - set login/password VIA naviseccli command

I have two NETRA machines that connected to EMC storage ( EMC flare 28 ) I installed Solaris 10 on both NETRA machines my question - is it possible to set the login and password for EMC storage by: ...