DS4700 dual controllers.
Fiber 4GB connection to qlogic/mcdata in back of a H chassis.
I looked on the switch and it says the link is 4GB.
However you can see in my attachment the current rate is only 2Gbps
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Updated on 2012-10-07T15:47:26Z at 2012-10-07T15:47:26Z by Novikov_Alexander
friesland 110000RJ4N64 Posts
Re: ds4700 -- drive channel says current rate is 2Gbps2012-10-04T15:28:24ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.Hi,
The DS4700 is connected by the Host-channels (these are probably 4 GB as the switch is telling you),
your screen-shot is off the drive channels, and these are 2 GB..
Host-channels connect the DS to the host (servers)
Drive channels are for the internal harddrives
chris_az_87 270002W1QJ2 Posts
Re: ds4700 -- drive channel says current rate is 2Gbps2012-10-04T15:35:59ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.
- friesland 110000RJ4N
One other thing. I go to Monitor Performance and get an error saying it can't monitor any controller.
I'm connected via ethernet and can manage the storage system just fine with the Ds manager
Novikov_Alexander 100000HTD51409 Posts
Re: ds4700 -- drive channel says current rate is 2Gbps2012-10-07T15:47:26ZThis is the accepted answer. This is the accepted answer.
- chris_az_87 270002W1QJ
could you provide DS Support Data of your DS4700.