IntelliSnap - System Requirements for Nimble Storage
The following requirements must be met before you configure your storage array.
Install the following licenses:
|Nimble Snap and Replicate||Snapshot||None|
Version and Firmware
Ensure that you are using compatible versions and firmware:
|Array||Version and Firmware|
|Nimble Snap and Replicate||2.1.x, 2.2.x, 2.3.x, 3.x|
Before you upgrade to firmware version 2.x, move all snapshots to a secondary storage using the Backup Copy operation because array nodes will no longer be accessible using old interfaces.
Before you merge Nimble arrays to one group, move all snapshots to a secondary storage using the Backup Copy operation.
Ensure that at least one of the following protocols is available:
|Nimble Snap and Replicate||Fibre Channel support for version 2.2.x or later
iSCSI (CHAP not supported)
Install the following software components:
Open the following ports between the MediaAgent and the storage array:
- For firmware version 2.x:
- For firmware version 3.x and later: