Q-Logic ISR6140 User Manual

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[ Quick Start Guide ]

Q U I C K S T A R T G U I D E

I N T E L L I G E N T S T O R A G E R O U T E R I N S T A L L A T I O N d

Support Headquarters

QLogic Corporation

 

4601

Dean Lakes Blvd

 

Shakopee, MN 55379

 

USA

 

 

QLogic Web Site

www.qlogic.com

 

Technical Support Web Site

support.qlogic.com

Technical Support Email

support@qlogic.com

Technical Training Email

tech.training@qlogic.com

North American Region

 

 

 

Email

support@qlogic.com

Phone

+1 952-932-4040

Fax

+1 952-687-2504

Europe, Middle East, and Africa Region

 

 

 

Email

emeasupport@qlogic.com

Phone Numbers by Language

+353

1 6924960

— English

 

+353

1 6924961

— Français

 

+353

1 6924962

— Deutsch

 

+353

1 6924963

— Español

 

+353

1 6924964

— Português

 

+353

1 6924965

— Italiano

Asia Pacific Region

 

 

 

Email

apacsupport@qlogic.com

Phone Numbers by Language

+63-2-885-6712

— English

 

+63-2-885-6713

— Mandarin

 

+63-2-885-6714

— Japanese

 

+63-2-885-6715

— Korean

Latin and South America Region

 

 

 

Email

calasupport@qlogic.com

Phone Numbers by Language

+52 55 5278 7016 — English

 

+52 55 5278 7017 — Español

 

+52 55 5278 7015 — Português

Quick Start Guide

The iSR6140 is an intelligent storage router that provides servers with iSCSI connectivity to SAN-attached Fibre Channel-based disk or tape storage.

Suggested Configurations

Figure 1 shows the iSR6140 connecting iSCSI servers to a direct-attached storage array.

ISCSI

 

ISCSI

FC

 

 

iSCSI

IP SWITCHED

iSR6140

INITIATOR

SERVER

NETWORK

RAID BASED

 

 

FIBRE CHANNEL

 

 

STORAGE SYSTEM

Figure 1. iSR6140 in Direct Attach Configuration

Figure 2 shows the iSR6140 connecting iSCSI servers to a SAN-attached array.

SERVER

iSCSI

FC

 

FC SAN

RAID BASED

iSCSI

 

 

 

 

 

FIBRE CHANNEL

iSCSI

 

FC

 

iSR6140

FC SAN

STORAGE SYSTEM

INITIATORS

 

 

IP

SWITCHED

NETWORK

Figure 2. iSR6140 in SAN-Attach Configuration

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Installation Instructions

This Quick Start Guide describes how to install and configure your new QLogic iSR6140 Router by following these steps:

Step 1. Verify the package contents.

Step 2. Complete the pre-installation checklist.

Step 3. Mount the router.

Step 4. Install the SFPs.

Step 5. Apply power to the iSR6140 router.

Step 6. Install the SANsurfer® Router Manager.

Step 7. Configure iSR6140 management port IP address.

Step 8. Run the configuration wizard.

Step 9. Present LUNs to iSCSI initiators.

Step 1. Verify the Package Contents

The QLogic iSR6140 Router is shipped with the following items:

iSR6140 Router (1)

Small Form Factor Pluggable (SFP) transceivers (2)

AC power cord (1), CD (1), and serial adapter (1)

Optional equipment:

Shelf for rack mount

Step 2. Complete the Pre-installation Checklist

During the initial configuration process, the system prompts you to enter the following parameters. Use the space provided to record the IP addresses.

Symbolic Name of this iSR6140

Management port IP address, subnet mask, and gateway (if not using DHCP)

iSCSI port 1 IP address, subnet mask, and gateway (GE-1)

iSCSI port 1 iSN IP address (GE-1)

iSCSI port 2 IP address, subnet mask, and gateway (GE-2)

iSCSI port 2 iSNS IP address (GE-2)

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