Datadirect Networks S2A3000 Series Download Manual and Firmware

Available 3 files for S2A3000 Series
Company
Datadirect Networks
Categories
Storage & Tape Backup
Model
Datadirect Networks S2A3000 Series
Description
Current 3xxx firmware release
Operating Systems
Firmware release
Size Firmware
1.3Mb
File Name
3k531.zip
Company
Datadirect Networks
Categories
Storage & Tape Backup
Model
Datadirect Networks S2A3000 Series
Description
TFTP Firmware Update Procedure
Operating Systems
User Manual
Size Firmware
68Kb
File Name
s2a9xxx_tftp_instructions.pdf
Company
Datadirect Networks
Categories
Storage & Tape Backup
Model
Datadirect Networks S2A3000 Series
Description
S2A 3xxx User Guide
Operating Systems
User Manual
Size Manual
3.8Mb
File Name
s2a-3000_userguide-9600123-3.pdf
Info
Section 1: Introducing the S2A 3000
1.1 Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
1.1.1 DataDirect Networks’ SAN Solution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
1.1.2 The S2A 3000. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3
1.1.3 Features of the S2A 3000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4
1.2 The S2A 3000 System Hardware . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 7
1.2.1 Power Supply and Fan Modules . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 8
1.2.2 I/O Connectors and Status LED Indicators. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9
1.2.3 Host and Disk Connectivity. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
1.2.4 Uninterruptible Power Supplies (UPS) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 10
Section 2: Installing the S2A 3000
2.1 Installation Overview . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 13
2.2 Setting Up the S2A 3000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
2.2.1 Unpacking the Rack . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 15
2.2.2 Unpacking the S2A 3000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 17
2.2.3 Rack-Mounting the S2A 3000 Chassis . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 18
2.2.4 Connecting the S2As in Dual Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 20
2.2.5 Connecting the S2A 3000. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 21
2.2.6 Selecting AL_PA for Your Drives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
2.2.7 Laying Out your Storage Drives . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 22
2.2.8 Connecting the RS-232 Terminal . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 23
2.2.9 Powering On the S2A 3000 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24
2.3 Configuring the S2A 3000. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
2.3.1 Setup Planning . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 25
2.3.2 Configuration Options . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
2.3.3 Accessing the Administrative Utility . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 27
2.3.4 Login as Administrator . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
2.3.5 Setting System Time & Date . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 28
2.3.6 Setting Tier Mapping Mode . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 29
2.3.7 Verifying Connections for SF6016 Enclosures . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30
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