Configure NVMe over InfiniBand ports

If your controller includes an NVMe over InfiniBand connection, you can configure the NVMe port settings from the Hardware page or the System page.

Before you begin

About this task

You can access the NVMe over InfiniBand configuration from the Hardware page or from Settings > System. This task describes how to configure the ports from the Hardware page.
Note: The NVMe over InfiniBand settings and functions appear only if your storage array's controller includes an NVMe over InfiniBand port.

Procedure

  1. Select Hardware.
  2. If the graphic shows the drives, click Show back of shelf.
    The graphic changes to show the controllers instead of the drives.
  3. Click the controller with the NVMe over InfiniBand port you want to configure.
    The controller's context menu appears.
  4. Select Configure NVMe over InfiniBand ports.
    The Configure NVMe over InfiniBand Ports dialog box opens.
  5. In the drop-down list, select the HIC port you want to configure, and then enter the IP address of the host.
  6. Click Configure.
  7. Complete the configuration, and then reset the NVMe over InfiniBand port by clicking Yes.