Install SANtricity Storage Manager for SMcli and Host Context Agent (HCA)

When you install the SANtricity Storage Manager software on your management station, the command line interface (CLI) is installed to help you manage your array. By also installing the software on the host, the Host Context Agent is installed that helps the host push configuration information to the storage array controllers through the I/O path.

Before you begin

About this task


  1. Download the SANtricity software release from NetApp Support Downloads > Software > E-Series/EF-Series SANtricity Storage Manager.
  2. Run the SANtricity installer. Double-click the SMIA*.exe install package to execute.
  3. Use the installation wizard to install the software on the management station.