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HPSU Training

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HPSU Training

Zoning Example
HP-UX Servers

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2002 Page 3 . contains unlimited number of members —Definition is persistent and remains until deleted or changed —Devices may be members of multiple zones HP Restricted February 12.HPSU Training Zoning Components • A Configuration —A set of zones —Only one configuration of zones may be in effect —An administrator selects which zone configuration is currently in effect —The configuration must be saved or upon next reboot the zoning information is lost Member Zone = member + member Configuration A = zone + zone + … Configuration B = zone + zone + … • A Member —Physical fabric port number —Node or Port Worldwide name • An Alias —A symbolic name for Physical port numbers or WWN • A Zone —Is given a name —In theory.

2002 Page 4 .x and v3.x • Web Tools • API HP Restricted February 12.HPSU Training User Interface • Telnet session —Compatible command syntax between v2.

2002 Page 5 . 50:00:60:e8:01:d4:b7:00‖ •=> zoneCreate ―Yellow_Zone‖.Yellow_Zone‖ •=> cfgEnable ―SAN‖ •=> cfgSave HP NT Servers HP-UX Servers Green_Zone Yellow_Zone XP256 XP512 HP Restricted February 12.‖10:00:00:60:69:00:00:04.‖UX_Servers.‖10:00:00:60:69:00:00:06.‖NT_Servers. 50:00:60:e8:02:c3:a6:00‖ •=> cfgCreate ―SAN‖. 10:00:00:60:69:00:00:05‖ •=> aliCreate ―UX_Servers‖.HPSU Training Zoning– Creating a Configuration •=> aliCreate ―NT_Servers‖. 10:00:00:60:69:00:00:07‖ •=> zoneCreate ―Green_Zone‖.‖Green_Zone.

HPSU Training Zoning with the Web Tool 1 Enter IP address or switch name in browser URL to access the switch 2 To get to zoning information. click the zone administration button HP Restricted February 12. 2002 Page 6 .

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2002 Page 8 .HPSU Training Entering the Zone Administration 1 Prompt for password User name: admin Password: password (same as telnet session) 2 Zone administration initial screen HP Restricted February 12.

port WWN QuickLoops •Create an alias (optional) •Enter name of alias to create •Example: NTservers •Add members by drag and drop method 5 Make sure to hit ―Apply‖ for the changes to be committed HP Restricted February 12.HPSU Training Creating an Alias 2 Enter alias name 3 1 4 Add members to alias by: Domain. 2002 Page 9 .

HPSU Training Creating a Zone 2 Enter zone name 1 3 •Zone Settings tab •Create Zone 4 Add members to zone by: Domain. 2002 Page 10 . port WWN Alias QuickLoops •Enter name of zone to create •Example: FabricZone •Add members by drag and drop method 5 Make sure to hit ―Apply‖ for the changes to be committed HP Restricted February 12.

2002 HP Restricted Page 11 .HPSU Training Creating a Configuration 2 Enter configuration name 1 3 4 •Zone Config Settings tab •Create Cfg •Enter name of configuration to create •Example: TestZone •Add members from Zone Selection List by drag and drop method You MUST check the ―Enable Config‖ box Add members by highlighting zones and clicking on ―add member‖ button 5 Click ―Apply‖ for the changes to be committed 6 7 Click ―Close‖ when everything is completed February 12.

2002 Page 12 . causing a fabric to split into two separate fabrics. fabrics join for one larger fabric —If fabrics have different zone configuration data.HPSU Training Brocade Zoning– Changes to the Fabric • Adding a new switch/fabric —Not previously had zoning or cfgClear command has been run —When added. the two sets of information are merged or the ISL is segmented • Splitting fabric —If an ISL goes down. all zone configuration data is copied from the zoned fabric into the new switch/fabric • Merging two switches/fabric —If both fabrics have identical zone configuration data and the same configuration is enabled. then each new fabric retains the same zone configuration —Fabric will re-merge when ISL is back up and no zone changes have been made HP Restricted February 12.

0 zoning .x • Scope —Hardware enforcement done at zone/port level(see examples) • Security —Probing is still possible for ports with no hardware enforcement HP Restricted February 12.HPSU Training v3.Feature advance from v2.x • Mechanism —Port-level zoning @ port/zone level —WWN zoning @ port/zone level • Granularity —Same as in v2. 2002 Page 13 .

2002 Page 14 .6. ―WWN1. WWN2‖ • These are ‗soft‘ zones: zoneCreate ―mZone1‖. ―3.HPSU Training v3.3. ―1.0 zoning examples • Hardware enforced zoning executed at zone/port-level. ―1. WWN2‖ HP Restricted February 12. The Effective configuration may contain both ―hard‖ and ―soft‖ zones: • These are ‗hard‘ zones: zoneCreate ―pZone1‖.1.4.WWN1‖ zoneCreate ―mZone2‖.4.5‖ zoneCreate ―wZone1‖.3.

2002 Page 15 .x) • Hardware Enforcement – —Disjoint among hardware PORT and WWN zones and software zones are required to guarantee hardware enforcement(See example – next slide) —Zone overlapping will create ―soft port‖ HP Restricted February 12.HPSU Training Zoning Rules(v3.

• ERROR/WARNING CODES —HARDSOFTMIX(warning) . —WWNINPORT – Overlapping hard WWN and PORT zones.HPSU Training Zoning Rules(v3. 2002 Page 16 .Overlapping SOFT/FA and HARD zones.x) –cont. —DRIVERERR – port-level detected unknown error —NOMORECAM – port-level depleted hardware resource —CHECKBADWWN – WWN spoofing detected HP Restricted February 12.

HPSU Training Web Tools Zoning New Features • Drag and drop from left to right • Multi selection wherever possible for add/delete • Use of tool tips everywhere • Ability to search all the left hand selection trees/lists for any object in full or partial search text • Global WWN replace/add/delete HP Restricted February 12. 2002 Page 17 .

continued • Ability to right click on a fabric WWN and display all aliases containing that WWN • Displaying device WWNs and symbolic names under fabric Domain/ports • Dynamic Refresh Zone button flashing to inform user of zoning changes • Cfgclear from webtools • Analyze config HP Restricted February 12.HPSU Training New Features. 2002 Page 18 .

HPSU Training Zoning . 2002 Page 19 .Analyze HP Restricted February 12.

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HPSU Training • default configuration for entry switch 8B does not support zoning • connecting to any other fabric switch with zoning requires installing the advanced zoning license fc entry switch 8B—zoning implications supported configurations entry switch 8B without zoning entry switch 8B entry switch 8B not supported entry switch 8B without zoning entry switch 8B entry switch 8B with zoning entry switch 8B Entry Switch 8B hp fabric without zoning FC Switch 8B FC Switch 16B Brocade 2400 Brocade 2800 FC 6164 hp fabric with zoning FC Switch 8B FC Switch 16B Brocade 2400 Brocade 2800 FC 6164 FC-64 Director hp fabric with zoning FC Switch 8B FC Switch 16B Brocade 2400 Brocade 2800 FC 6164 FC-64 Director February 12. 2002 HP Restricted Page 21 .

2002 Page 22 . all devices must be in a zone • Entry Switch will need Zoning license if incorporated into a zoned fabric HP Restricted February 12.HPSU Training Summary • Logically partitions the fabric • Hardware enforcement —Hardware enforced with Port Numbers —Software enforced with WWN and domain/port pairs • Software enforcement —Uses SNS —Have HBAs be ―Good Citizens‖ • If zoning is enabled.