Replacing a pair of FibreBridge 6500N bridges with 7600N or 7500N bridges

To take advantage of the additional FC2 port on the FibreBridge 7600N or 7500N bridges and reduce rack utilization, you can nondisruptively replace 6500N bridges and consolidate up to four storage stacks behind a single pair of FibreBridge 7600N or 7500N bridges.

Before you begin

You need the admin password and access to an FTP or SCP server.

About this task

You should use this procedure if:

This procedure is nondisruptive and takes approximately two hours to complete.