Perform post-deployment tasks

Depending on the type of node you have, you might need to perform additional steps after you install the hardware and configure NetApp HCI.

Step

  1. Perform the following post-deployment tasks depending on the type of node you installed:
    Node type Steps
    H610C
    1. Install the GPU drivers in ESXi for each H610C node that you installed, and validate their functionality.

    NetApp HCI 1.7 Deployment Guide

    H615C
    1. Use a web browser and navigate to the default BMC IP address: 192.168.0.120
    2. Log in using the following default credentials: User name: root Password: calvin
    3. From the node management screen, navigate to Settings > Network Settings and configure the network parameters for the out-of-band management port.

    If your H615C node has GPUs in it, install GPU drivers in ESXi for each H615C node that you installed, and validate their functionality.

    NetApp HCI 1.7 Deployment Guide

    H610S
    1. Use a web browser and navigate to the default BMC IP address: 192.168.0.120
    2. Log in using the following default credentials: User name: root Password: calvin
    3. From the node management screen, navigate to Settings > Network Settings and configure the network parameters for the out-of-band management port.
    How to access BMC and change IP address on H610S (login required)