Category: SAN switch

How to do Zoning in Brocade switch

How to do Zoning in Brocade switch

Pre requisites for performing zoning in Brocade Fabric Collect the WWN of the host (server) which you want to zone. Generally WWNs will be provided by OS/server administrators Get the WWN of Storage port...

Brocade useful commands

Brocade useful commands

Brocade zoning useful commands alicreate Create an alias name for connected WWPN alishow Show alias details aliadd To add a new  WWPN to an existing alias name aliremove To remove a member(WWPN) from alias...

Brocade Troubleshooting

Brocade Troubleshooting

Firmware download processes were discussed in the firmware download module; following the processes presented will alleviate firmware download problems. Password recovery: Switch support personnel may advise you to login to the switch as root...

Brocade health check commands

Brocade health check commands

Brocade health check commands   Below are the commands to check brocade switch health for daily monitoring purpose. psshow It shows power supplies status fanshow It shows fan status tempshow It displays internal temperature...

Fibre Channel Networking Model

Fibre Channel Networking Model

Fibre Channel Networking Model   It is easier to understand a communications protocol if it is first broken down into parts or layers. For better understanding Fibre channel protocol has been broken into five...