Deploying HyperScale X Appliance with Basic Networking


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.

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: Configure the network

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

Configure the Network

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.

Configuring the Block

Step 5: Setup the Nodes with Basic Networking

Install and configure the nodes with Basic Networking.

Setting Up the Nodes with Basic Networking

Step 6: Configure the CommServe

Setup and configure the CommServe.

Configuring the CommServe

What to Do Next

Completing the Setup