Modify remote storage connection settings

You can modify the connection settings for any configured Remote Storage import through the View/Edit Settings option under the Remote Storage screen of the SANtricity System Manager.

About this task

Changes made to connection properties will affect any in-progress imports. To avoid disruptions, only make changes to connection properties when no in-progress imports exist.

Procedure

  1. From the Remote Storage screen of the SANtricity System Manager, select the desired Remote Storage object under the result list section.
  2. Click View/Edit Settings.
    The Remote Storage Settings screen is displayed.
  3. Click the Connection Properties tab.
    The configured IP address and port settings for the remote storage import are displayed.
  4. To add a new connection for the remote storage object, click Add.
    The Add iSCSI Connection window is displayed.
  5. Enter the new IP address and port information in the fields provided.
  6. Click Add.
    The new connection is added to the remote storage object IP connections table.
  7. To modify an existing IP address and port settings for the configured remote storage object, click Edit next to the corresponding line item.
  8. Enter the revised IP address and/or port information under the provided fields.
  9. To remove an existing connection for the remote storage object, select the desired connection under the result list section of the Connection tab and click Delete.
    The Confirm Delete iSCSI Connection window is displayed.
  10. Enter Delete under the provided field and click Delete.
    The connection is removed from the remote storage object IP connections table.
  11. Click Save.
    The modified connection settings are applied to the remote storage object.