I couldn't figure out how to get a second set of ports to show up? First, I couldn't figure out how to group volumes. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact. Hi George, I configured as your instruction but one time I can ping 2 port ex: A1 and B1 this mean the first port on server is active and second port is passive. This parameter is not relevant unless the path verification state has a value of Enabled. Use this same procedure with a StorSimple device with two network interfaces connected to a host with four network interfaces. On the Confirm selection page, click Next.
The reason for preferring PowerShell is the requirements of ensuring the device that is added adheres to the string formatting of Vendor 8 characters and Product 16 characters. However, as this is unsupported, I can't justify moving my operational clustered Hyper-V servers to 2016 until this is done. I'll let you know what I hear from my storage architects. Best regards, Wendy Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help. It would be best to call Seagate support directly to confirm prior to attempting to configure.
Right-click on the new disks and click on Online. You will need to configure 8 instead of the 4 sessions described here. This makes the device automatically attempt to restart the connection every time this computer restarts. On the Assign Iscsi target page, ensure that the New Iscsi target radio button is selected, and then click Next. You must add each Identifier manually by selecting Add Session.
Therefore, this interface is the same as that provided for the first session. Step 13: Now come to the Target Server that you want to share storage device from this server. We recommend that you have at least 8 active parallel sessions between the device and your application host. I'd be careful trying to leverage this device as a highly available business class storage solution. NewPathRecoveryInterval 40 20 Specifies a custom path recovery time, in seconds. By default, Server Manager starts when a member of the Administrators group logs on to a computer that is running Windows Server 2012 R2 or Windows Server 2012. Still only one path showing.
So why are there two disks associated with each device Disk 1 and Disk 2? You have now added a second session to the target. To mount a volume, perform the following steps. The same can be accomplished with a single line of PowerShell using each of the parameters, this alternative is shown as well. By default, it is disabled. It reported success, reboot required. My only purpose for this blog is the hope that it helps someone, someday, somewhere. It definitely helped me wrap my head around the process.
About The Author I am an experienced and motivated Network Manager accomplished in delivering secure resilient systems on time and budget to meet business needs. Start a Windows PowerShell session and run the following. I wanted to give props to the post below. What am I missing here, guys? On the Specify access servers page, click Add. To get the device serial number, access your StorSimple Device Manager service. Choose Yes or No depending on what other management or application tasks you are performing but keep in mind that a reboot is required for the new settings to take effect.
Then you posted your screenshots and I realized that our firmware was very out-of-date. On the Select destination Server page, ensure that Select server from the server pool is selected. It had reset all of the mappings to default, so I got to learn the new interface! The example provided in this section are taken from Windows Server 2016. This gives you only 4 sessions. Good luck and please let me know if you have any other questions. I have also checked the status page of the hardware portal. .
You will notice the image below. Your host server should be discovered automatically. The Add Role and Feature Wizard opens, click Next. Don't know if the process for Hyper-V is the same as Windows Server but this is in the brand new , on page 28. The following procedure describes how to add sessions when a StorSimple device with two network interfaces is connected to a host with two network interfaces. This starts the Add Roles and Features wizard.
On the Enable Authentication page, click Next. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact. So I didn't map to Port 3 since it is not in use. It says to use ocsetup followed by mpclaim. So what are we looking at? The only differences between the graphical user interface is the changes in the dialogs visual appearances. You configured this in the Configure Hyper-V Host Storage Network section earlier in this blog post.