Starting or stopping the FC or FCoE service

The FC service enables you to manage FC target adapters for use with LUNs. You can use System Manager to start the FC service to bring the adapters online and allow access to the LUNs on the storage system. You can stop the FC service to take the FC adapters offline and prevent access to the LUNs.

Before you begin


  1. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the SVM Settings tab.
  4. In the Protocols pane, click FC/FCoE.
  5. Click either Start or Stop, as required.
  6. If you are stopping the FC or FCoE service, click Stop.