Preparing for the Commvault Appliance A600 Installation
Use the following table to record the information required for the installation and the configuration of Commvault Appliance A600.
|Fully Qualified Domain Name or Host name||Commvault Appliance A600 has a default host name. Change the hostname according to your preferences.
The hostname must be fully resolvable and addressable by all client computers and MediaAgents in the CommCell environment.
|Default Host name:|
|Data IP Addresses for 10 GigE port||Commvault Appliance A600 has two 10 GigE network ports. You can use these ports to meet various network demands, such as when ingesting data, DASH copy and mounting ISCSI volumes with IntelliSnap.
You must have 2 IPv4 addresses for the 10 GigE ports.
|10 GigE IP address Port1:
10 GigE IP address Port2:
|Static IP address
|By default this information is provided by the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP). If this information is not provided by the DHCP, you must type this information.||Static IP address:
|DNS Server IP address
Preferred DNS server
Alternate DNS server
|By default this information is provided by the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP). If this information is not provided by the DHCP, you must type this information.||DNS Server IP address:
Preferred DNS server:
Alternate DNS server:
|NetApp IP Address for 1 GigE port||Assign 192.168.128.x and 192.168.128.y to the A600 1 GB management port to communicate with the disk array.||1 GigE IP address Port1:
1 GigE IP address Port2:
|Appliance serial number||To register the appliance and generate a permanent license, the Commvault Appliance unique serial number is required.||Appliance Serial Number:|
|(Optional) Domain Name||If you want to add the Commvault Appliance to an existing domain, specify the domain name.||Existing Domain Name:|
|(Optional) Domain Username and password||User credentials are required if you want to add the Commvault Appliance to an existing domain.||Domain User Name
|(Optional)Mail server||Send alerts regarding the Commvault Appliance A600 configuration.
You can configure the e-mail server after configuring the Commvault Appliance from the Commvault console.
|(Optional) E-mail address||E-mail address of the recipient of e-mail alerts.||User E-mail Address:|
What to Do Next
After recording the information required for installing and configuring the Commvault Appliance A600, verify the racking and cabling of the NetApp E-Series storage.
For more information, see Verifying the Racking and Cabling Commvault Appliance A600.