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Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

Existing SAN

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

Hi LinuxDude,fine all this, but what is you problem ?

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

TechHelp I just wasnt sure the procedure I described would allow the IBM Blades to continue to operate without fault when I reconnected the cables from the Blade Center and DS4300 to the switch.Many thanks good sir

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

BTW I'm really new to SAN technology. So this might be why I appear to ask easy questions <!graemlin:Smiley Happy>thanks

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

Hi LinuxDude,

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

I was also to begin without experience, none gives simply asks, and none simple answer <!graemlin:Smiley Happy><!graemlin:Smiley Happy>

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

It has 2 switch modules installed in the Blade Center. They both look exactly the same and have<!graemlin:Smiley Happy>Thanks

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

Hi, create web-tools screen from the Blade Switch and post here. It is probably that is McDATA but not sure. Again, the best way which it describe here, to Expand the SAN whit a new Switch.

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

I can find out how to gain access to the management module of the Blade Center. This should provide all the info I need right?Many Thanks!

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Re: Migration from point-to-point to single fabric

Hi,If you not are sure, create a screen from web browser and post here.

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