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Host Server and E2800 direct attached use FC 16Gb ?

Hi Everyone,

I want verify,  can Host Server and E2800 direct attached use FC 16Gb without SAN Switch ?

please help, and thanks.

 

Jeff Sun

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Re: Host Server and E2800 direct attached use FC 16Gb ?

Hi,

 

Yes, why not.  As long as the E2800 (Don't know which Model) has a FC port/cable you should be ok. You can check the supported cables in HWU.netapp.com for your specific E2800 Model.

 

Attached is the cabling guide & tr that mentions direct attached hosts to storage.

 

Thanks!

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