HyperScale X Appliance can be setup using 2x10Gb 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.
Step 2: Cable HyperScale X Appliance for Basic Networking.
Make sure that the HyperScale X Appliance is cabled appropriately for Basic Networking.
Step 3: Configure the network
Setup up a network by assigning static IP addresses to the interfaces in the nodes.
Step 4: 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.
Step 5: Setup the Nodes with Basic Networking
Install and configure the nodes with Basic Networking.
Step 6: Configure the CommServe
Setup and configure the CommServe.