Modify the SANtricity Cloud Connector settings

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The Settings option allows you to modify the application’s current configurations for the S3 account, managed storage arrays and hosts, and Web Services Proxy credentials. You can also change the password for the SANtricity Cloud Connector application through the Settings option.

Modify S3 Account settings

You can modify existing S3 settings for the SANtricity Cloud Connector application in the S3 Account Settings window.

Before you begin

When modifying the URL or S3 Bucket Label settings, be aware that access to any existing backups configured through the SANtricity Cloud Connector will be affected.

Steps
  1. In the left toolbar, click Settings > Configuration.

    The Settings - Configuration page is displayed.

  2. Click View/Edit Settings for S3 Account Settings.

    The S3 Account Settings page is displayed.

  3. In the URL file, enter the URL for the S3 cloud service.

  4. In the Access Key ID field, enter the access ID for the S3 target.

  5. In the Secret Access Key field, enter the access key for the S3 target.

  6. In the S3 Bucket Name field, enter the bucket name for the S3 target.

  7. Select the Use Path Style Access check box if needed.

  8. Click Test Connection to verify the connection for the entered S3 credentials.

  9. Click Save to apply the modifications.

    The modified S3 account settings are applied.

Manage storage arrays

You can add or remove storage arrays from the Web Services Proxy registered to the SANtricity Cloud Connector host in the Manage Storage Arrays page.

The Manage Storage Arrays page displays a list of storage arrays from the Web Services Proxy available for registration with the SANtricity Cloud Connector host.

Steps
  1. In the left toolbar, click Settings > Storage Arrays.

    The Settings - Storage Arrays screen is displayed.

  2. To add storage arrays to the SANtricity Cloud Connector, click Add.

    1. In the Add Storage Arrays window, select each checkbox next to the desired storage arrays from the result list.

    2. Click Add.

      The selected storage array is added to the SANtricity Cloud Connector and displays in the result list section of the Settings - Storage Arrays screen.

  3. To modify the host for an added storage array, click Edit for the line item in the result list section of the Settings - Storage Arrays screen.

    1. In the Associated Host drop-down menu, select the desired host for the storage array.

    2. Click Save.

      The selected host is assigned to the storage array.

  4. To remove an existing storage array from the SANtricity Cloud Connector host, select the desired storage arrays from the bottom result list, and click Remove.

    1. In the Confirm Remove Storage Array field, type REMOVE.

    2. Click Remove.

      The selected storage array is removed from the SANtricity Cloud Connector host.

Modify Web Services Proxy settings

You can modify existing Web Services Proxy settings for the SANtricity Cloud Connector application in the Web Services Proxy Settings window.

Before you begin

The Web Services Proxy used with the SANtricity Cloud Connector needs to have the appropriate arrays added and the corresponding password set.

Steps
  1. In the left toolbar, click Settings  Configuration.

    The Settings - Configuration screen is displayed.

  2. Click View/Edit Settings for Web Services Proxy.

    The Web Services Proxy settings screen is displayed.

  3. In the URL field, enter the URL for the Web Services proxy used for the SANtricity Cloud Connector.

  4. In the User Name field, enter the user name for the Web Services Proxy connection.

  5. In the Password field, enter the password for the Web Services Proxy connection.

  6. Click Test Connection to verify the connection for the entered Web Services Proxy credentials.

  7. Click Save to apply the modifications.

Change SANtricity Cloud Connector password

You can change the password for the SANtricity Cloud Connector application in the Change Password screen.

Steps
  1. In the left toolbar, click Settings  Configuration.

    The Settings - Configuration screen is displayed.

  2. Click Change Password for SANtricity Cloud Connector.

    The Change Password screen is displayed.

  3. In the Current password field, enter your current password for the SANtricity Cloud Connector application.

  4. In the New Password field, enter your new password for the SANtricity Cloud Connector application.

  5. In the Confirm new password field, re-enter the new password.

  6. Click Change to apply the new password.

    The modified password is applied to the SANtricity Cloud Connector application.