Hardware diagrams

The SG5612 and SG5660 models of the StorageGRID Webscale appliance both include an E2700 controller and an E5600SG controller. You should review the diagrams to learn the differences between the models and the controllers.

Model SG5612 2U: Rear view of the E2700 controller and E5600SG controller


Back view of SG5612 with two controllers
1 E2700 controller
2 E5600SG controller

Model SG5660 4U: Rear view of the E2700 controller and E5600SG controller

The E2700 controller is above the E5600SG controller.
Back view of SG5660 with two controllers

1 E2700 controller
2 E5600SG controller

Rear view of the E2700 controller


E2700 diagram
1 Management port 1 (connects to the network where SANtricity Storage Manager is installed)
2 Management port 2 (used during installation to connect to a laptop)
3 SAS interconnect port 1
4 SAS interconnect port 2
5 Serial connection port
6 Seven-segment display
Note: The two SAS ports labeled Drive Expansion (green) on the rear of the E2700 controller are not used. The StorageGRID Webscale appliance does not support expansion drive shelves.

Rear view of the E5600SG controller


E5600 diagram
1 Management port 1 (connects to the Admin network for StorageGRID Webscale)
2 Management port 2 (used during installation to connect to a laptop)
3 SAS interconnect port 1
4 SAS interconnect port 2
5 Fault and Active LEDs for 10-GbE network port 1
6 Fault and Active LEDs for 10-GbE network port 2
7 Fault and Active LEDs for 10-GbE network port 3
8 Fault and Active LEDs for 10-GbE network port 4
9 Needs Attention LED
10 Seven-segment display
11 10-GbE network port 1
12 10-GbE network port 2
13 10-GbE network port 3
14 10-GbE network port 4

Note: The host interface card (HIC) on the StorageGRID Webscale appliance E5600SG controller supports only 10-Gb Ethernet connections. It cannot be used for iSCSI connections.