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Storage 4

EMC VNX – List of Useful NAS Commands

Verify ‘NAS’ Services are running: Login to the Control Station as ‘nasadmin’ and issue the cmd /nas/sbin/getreason from the CS console. The reason code output should be as follows (see detailed list of Reason Codes below): 10 – slot_0 primary control station 11 – slot_1 secondary control station 5 – slot_2 contacted 5 – slot_3 contacted Complete a full ‘Health […]

Storage 1

EMC XtremIO – Changing Cluster, XMS & Storage Controller Name(s) & IP(s)

Change the Xtremio Cluster Name: xmcli (tech)> show-clusters-info Cluster-Name XTREMIO_1234 xmcli (tech)> rename cluster-id=”XTREMIO_1234″ new-name=”XTREMIO_4321″ Object XTREMIO_1234 [1] renamed to XTREMIO_4321 xmcli (tech)> show-clusters-info Cluster-Name XTREMIO_4321 Change XMS IP Address: xmcli (tech)> modify-ip-addresses xms-ip-sn=”″ Change Storage Controller Name: xmcli (tech)> show-storage-controllers SC Name: X1-SC1 X1-SC2 Example of renaming both storage controllers for X-Brick-1: xmcli (tech)> rename sc-id=”X1-SC1″ new-name=”XBrick1-SC1″ xmcli (tech)> […]

Storage 0

EMC XtremIO – Configuring DNS & NTP

Setting DNS xmcli (tech)> modify-dns-servers primary=”″ secondary=”″ xmcli (tech)> show-dns-servers Setting NTP Set date & time: xmcli (tech)> modify-datetime datetime=”2014-11-07 11:00:48″ Set timezone: List all timezones available: xmcli (tech)> show-timezones xmcli (tech)> modify-datetime timezone=”Europe/Paris” Set NTP Servers: xmcli (tech)> modify-datetime ntp-servers=[“″,””] Display time config: xmcli (tech)> show-datetime Mode NTP-Servers Cluster-Time Cluster-Time-Zone automatic 2014-11-07 11:07:08 CET Europe/Paris