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UCS Manager – Create a VLAN

In this post, we are going to create a VLAN in the UCS Manager, but we are going to use the latest HTML5 version. So let’s get started bu logging into the UCS Manager URL. Once there browse to the LAN tab, in the case of the new GUI shown here, the third icon on… Continue reading UCS Manager – Create a VLAN

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Quick Reference to FC Zoning on MDS

This is a quick reference to the commands used to configure the zoning in NX-OS. This is an existing setup, the switches should be initialized and at the recommended NX-OS level. Connect to the FC Switch using PuTTY and configure it using the following examples. Here I am using fcalias, but devalias is an option… Continue reading Quick Reference to FC Zoning on MDS

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UCS B-Series Start to Finish – Part 3

Now that we have our system up to date with the latest software, we can start configuring the different templates, pools, and policies. The UCS is a stateless system, meaning that you will be able to abstract all the usual properties (UUID, MAC Address, etc…) into a Service Profile and apply those to any compatible… Continue reading UCS B-Series Start to Finish – Part 3

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UCS B-Series Start to Finish: Part 2

After the initial setup is done, I recommend to go ahead and install the latest available firmware¬† to get the most out of your environment. First, go to http://www.cisco.com, and from the Support Menu, click “All downloads.” Image 1. Cisco Support Site – > All Downloads Note: just hover over Support, don’t click Image 2.… Continue reading UCS B-Series Start to Finish: Part 2