FAS and V-Series Storage Systems Discussions

How do you work out Disk shelves on say a FAS8040

Stu_Gregory

Hi All,

I am new to the hardware so please go easy on me,

I am looking for a guide on you can work out how many more Disk Shelves you can put into a Cluster.

 

In my cluster of 2x FAS8040's a "storage shelf show" command shows me 8x DS2246 all with IOM6 Modules.

 

Do I take this as 4 Shelves within each node?

How do I work out how many more shelves can I put in?

 

Regards, Stu

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Hi @Stu_Gregory

 

Please login to below portal.

 

hwu.netapp.com

 

 

Then you can able to see all the hardware and software compatabilities.... 🙂

 

 

Naveen Kumar Pusuluru

Storage lead, C3i Healthcare connections

 

Kudos and accepted solutions are always appreciated.

 

 

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Naveenpusuluru

You can put maximum of 30 disk shelfs of DS2246 for 8040 HA- cluster. Please find the below screenshot for your reference.

 

8040_DS2246.PNG

 

Naveenpusuluru

Is this what you need? ...

 

Naveen Kumar Pusuluru

Storage lead, C3i Healthcare connections

 

Kudos and accepted solutions are always appreciated.

where did you get the above info from, is there a portal?

Hi @Stu_Gregory

 

Please login to below portal.

 

hwu.netapp.com

 

 

Then you can able to see all the hardware and software compatabilities.... 🙂

 

 

Naveen Kumar Pusuluru

Storage lead, C3i Healthcare connections

 

Kudos and accepted solutions are always appreciated.

 

 

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Where does that resolve?  hwu.netapp.com does not resolve for me.

Please find the below screenshot.

 

hwu.netapp.com

Hi

 

Try using Internet Explorer or Firefox, Chrome seems to not work as it should for me (if thats what you are using?)

 

Stu

If you already login to netapp support from the current browser, please logout from support site and type hwu.netapp.com. It will ask you for login credentials , Please use your support site credentials. You must have partner or customer access to support site to use this site. It won't work with guest user access.

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