Deploying HyperScale X Appliance with Basic Networking

HyperScale X Appliance can be setup sing 2 10GigE ports per node as follows:

  • 1 for Data Protection
  • 1 for internal Storage Pool traffic


Deploying the appliance with basic networking consists of the following steps:




Step 1: Pre-Installation Checklist

Collect the necessary information using the Pre-Installation Checklist for Basic Networking to plan and prepare for setting up the HyperScale X Appliance.

Pre-Installation Checklist For Basic Networking

Step 2: Cable HyperScale X Appliance for Basic Networking.

Make sure that the HyperScale X Appliance is cabled appropriately for Basic Networking.

Cabling HyperScale X Appliance For Basic Networking

Step 3: Get the software updates for HyperScale X Appliance.

Download and setup the most recent updates for HyperScale X Appliance software, so that the nodes can be deployed with the latest software.

Getting the Software Updates

Step 4: Configure the network

Setup up a network by assigning static IP addresses to the interfaces in the nodes.

Configure the Network

Step 5: Configure the block

A block consisting of 3 nodes must be setup to ensure that the correct nodes are identified and configured when the setup is run.

Configuring the Block

Step 6: Setup the Nodes with Basic Networking

Install and configure the nodes with Basic Networking.

Setting Up the Nodes with Basic Networking

Step 7: Configure the CommServe

Setup and configure the CommServe.

Configuring the CommServe

What to Do Next

Completing the Setup

Last modified: 5/10/2021 10:18:52 PM