Tag Archives: IBM V3700

Gartner’s verdict on mid-range and enterprise class storage arrays

Previously I wrote an article on how to select a SAN based on your requirement. Let’s learn what Gartner’s verdict on Storage. Gartner scores storage arrays in mid-range and enterprise class storage. Here are details of Gartner score. Mid-Range Storage … Continue reading

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How to configure SAN replication between IBM Storwize V3700 systems

The Metro Mirror and Global Mirror Copy Services features enable you to set up synchronous and asynchronous replication between two volumes between two separate IBM storage, so that updates are made by an application to one volume in one storage … Continue reading

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How to Connect and Configure Virtual Fibre Channel, FC Storage and FC Tape Library from within a Virtual Machine in Hyper-v Server 2012 R2

Windows Server 2012 R2 with Hyper-v Role provides Fibre Channel ports within the guest operating system, which allows you to connect to Fibre Channel directly from within virtual machines. This feature enables you to virtualize workloads that use direct FC … Continue reading

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Install and Configure IBM V3700, Brocade 300B Fabric and ESXi Host Step by Step

Step1: Hardware Installation Follow the official IBM video tutorial to rack and stack IBM V3700.   Cabling V3700, ESX Host and Fabric. Connect each canister of V3700 Storage to two Fabric. Canister1 FC Port 1—>Fabric1 and Canister 1 FC Port … Continue reading

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