NEC Storage BaseProduct
NEC Storage BaseProduct is a product which is applied to NEC Storage disk array system. This product includes storage control product which manages basic control of disk array unit, and NEC Storage Manager which offers the basic function to monitor the status of NEC Storage disk array system.
This product is necessary to use NEC Storage disk array system.
The following is the explanation of the software included in the NEC Storage BaseProduct.
NEC Storage Manager
NEC Storage Manager reduces storage management costs by providing functions that help administrators monitor the configuration and operating conditions of NEC Storage disk array system.
NEC Storage Manager is management software for NEC Storage disk array system having the following functions.
Centralizes and displays configuration information of NEC Storage disk array system.
- NEC storage disk array system (D series/ S series) can be managed from an easy-to-use Web browser (browser-based GUI).
- NEC storage disk array system (S series) can be managed from dedicated GUI (Win GUI).
Displays the components of NEC Storage disk array system and their operating conditions in a visual and intuitive manner. When a failure is detected, a message or an icon is displayed for notification.
Provides various setting functions of NEC Storage disk array system with client GUI. For a simple and easy installation of disk array system, simplified settings (D series) and setup wizard (D1/D3 series) are provided.
Provides operational collaboration and notification service triggered by a failure or when a performance threshold is exceeded.
Performance monitoring (NEC Storage PerfomanceMonitor is required)
Accumulates performance information of NEC Storage disk array system, helps analyze performance, and monitors performance in real-time. When a preset threshold level is exceeded, a message or an icon is displayed for notification.
Replication management (Replication product is required)
Displays pairs of master and replicated volumes and the operating conditions of replication functions.
NEC Storage AccessControl
For disk array systems shared by multiple servers, it is necessary to control access to logical disks separately for each server to prevent incorrect and unauthorized access.
NEC Storage AccessControl is software used to ensure the security of disk array systems shared by multiple servers. NEC Storage AccessControl enables or disables access to logical disks separately for each disk array system connection port or each HBA (*1) port of servers.
- **1) HBA stands for Host Bus Adapter.