Category: Brocade Switch

Zoning Enforcement

Zoning Enforcement

Zoning Enforcement Hardware Enforced Zoning: Hardware Enforced zoning is used by zones with all members defined by their <domain id, port> or all members defined by their WWN. This the strongest form of enforcement...

Zone database size

Zone database size

Zone database size The maximum size of a zone database is the upper limit for the defined configuration, and it is determined by the amount of flash memory available for storing the defined configuration....

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 To create an alias name for connected WWPN alishow To show WWPN of alias aliadd To add a WWPN to an existing alias name aliremove To remove a member(WWPN)...

Brocade Troubleshooting

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...

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...

Connecting Devices to Brocade fabric

Connecting Devices to Brocade fabric

Connecting Devices to Brocade fabric To attach a device to a switch, power it on, wait for it to come up, and then plug it in to the switch port Optional steps for the...

Port LED based troubleshooting

Port LED based troubleshooting

Port Status LEDs Port status LED behavior may vary per switch type Check the Hardware Reference Guide for your particular switch Port LED based troubleshooting Color of LED Status of Hardware Recommended Action No...