Set IP address for E2700 controller
Management port 1 on the E2700 controller connects the appliance to the management network for SANtricity Storage Manager. You must set a static IP address for the E2700 controller to ensure that you do not lose your management connection to the hardware and the controller firmware in the StorageGRID appliance.
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DHCP-assigned addresses could change at any time. Assign a static IP address to the controller to ensure consistent accessibility.
From the client, enter the URL for the StorageGRID Appliance Installer:
E5600SG_Controller_IP, use the IP address for the appliance on any StorageGRID network.
The StorageGRID Appliance Installer Home page appears.
Select Hardware Configuration > Storage Controller Network Configuration.
The Storage Controller Network Configuration page appears.
Depending on your network configuration, select Enabled for IPv4, IPv6, or both.
Make a note of the IPv4 address that is automatically displayed.
DHCP is the default method for assigning an IP address to this port.
It might take a few minutes for the DHCP values to appear.
Optionally, set a static IP address for the E2700 controller management port.
You should either assign a static IP for the management port or assign a permanent lease for the address on the DHCP server.
Enter the IPv4 address, using CIDR notation.
Enter the default gateway.
It might take a few minutes for your changes to be applied.
When you connect to SANtricity Storage Manager, you will use the new static IP address as the URL: