Tagged: Brocade

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 WWPNs will be provided by OS/server administrators ) Get the WWN of Storage port...

Brocade useful commands

Brocade useful commands

Brocade zoning useful commands zoneobjectcopyTo copy a zone object  to other location (alias WWPN, Zone). alicreate Create an alias name for connected WWPN alishow Show alias details aliadd To add a new  WWPN to...

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...

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 conservative administrator Issue portdisable prior...

Brocade operating systems

Brocade operating systems

Operating Systems Real-time Operating System (RTOS) Brocade uses Vxworks as Real-time Operating System Brocade uses Linux Real-time Operating System It directly communicates with the hardware It loads at the initial boot It Provides hardware...

Brocade ASIC family

Brocade ASIC family

ASIC stands for Application specific integrated circuit. Brocade switches are differentiated into generations based on the ASICs used in the switch. Different ASICs are used in different generations. ASICs are responsible for in order...

Brocade SAN Switch port states

Brocade SAN Switch port states

The possible brocade Switch port states are Port State Description No Card No card is present in Switch slot. Usually we find this port state in Director class switches No_Module No SFP module in...

All Brocade SAN switch commands

All Brocade SAN switch commands

S.No Command Description 1 aaaconfig Configure RADIUS for AAA services 2 ad Specifies all administration domain (AD)-level operations 3 ag Configure the Access Gateway feature 4 agautomapbalance Configure the Access Gateway automapbalance feature 5...