• Front-end Ethernet ports on Gen6 nodes / what flavor?

    What is the flavor of transceiver on the front-end Ethernet ports of Gen6 nodes?   The answer to this is usually: SFP+ or 10GBaseT   Gen5 nodes only supported SFP+ transceivers ... perhaps Gen6 nodes ar...
    last modified by skendric
  • Has anyone upgraded from to 8.1?

    Hi there,   I have read through the meticulous instructions for the upgrade of OneFS to 8.1 pending our installation of Gen6 hardware. Was looking for feedback of previous experience of anyone in the community? ...
    last modified by jonrayner
  • Need some help in configuring NFS pools to use Dynamic IP allocation method

    Hi Guys,   I need some help in setting up Dynamic IP allocation method for our NFS pool, currently our NFS pools are configured with static and we have exchange using those NFS Data stores which are mounted on V...
    last modified by PriyalP7
  • Does Isilon support SMTPs?

    Isilon can use STARTTLS for email security. Can we manage to use SMTPs (SMTP over SSL) as well? A customer's environment only allows to use SMTP over SSL (port 465) for accessing to its email server. I appreciate ...
    Uehara Y.
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  • Multiple CIFS/SMB Servers on Isilon?

    I have 9 virtual CIFS servers setup on a single NS40 VG8 and need to move them to an Isilon (v8.0.0.4). Problem is, how do I setup 9 different CIFS/SMB servers on the Isilon? These have to be like 9 totally separate C...
    Dave Chladek
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  • Isilon synciq failed

    I am trying to sync the data between two Isilon clusters using SYNCIQ.   Replication policy is failing but some data is getting copied to target. Below is the error message I am getting.   (policy name: ME...
    last modified by sanstore
  • Managing digital transformation and data growth in the automotive industry

    The automotive industry is in the midst of an automation-driven revolution. New technologies such as Connected Cars and Advanced Driver Assistance Systems are introducing design complexities that are pushing IT infras...
    last modified by Suhela
  • Does anyone know the meaning of "isi_stats_d: connect() to devid 0 <Internal IP of a node>: Connection reset by peer"?

    I often see the following message in /var/log/messages of some nodes. >isi_stats_d[1893]: connect() to devid 0 Connection reset by peer   I know "" is corresponding to the internal...
    last modified by Satoshi_K
  • Intermittent issue after adding 2 nodes

    Hi All, Recently we added two nodes, after adding the nodes I did not see clients falling over to those nodes. Though both the nodes were serving SMB requests, customer faced lots of issues after nodes were added ...
    last modified by PriyalP7
  • Gen 6 Platform - Journal & Boot Drive Mirroring

    As we saw in the previous blog article, an Isilon Gen6 platform cluster running OneFS 8.1 will have a significantly higher reliability than previous hardware generation clusters of a similar configuration and capacity...
    last modified by trimbn
  • Oracle RMAN backup unable to use Isilon SmartConnect name

    Hello.   We have an Oracle RMAN cluster with 4 servers that we are trying to point to Isilon using NFS. The backups works fine when the Oracle cluster mounts the Isilon NFS share using an IP address. When we u...
    last modified by brichtab
  • Unable to get LDAP working on InsightIQ 4.1.1

    We have AD on Win3k8R2 serving up our LDAP. It has the Unix extensions installed. After entering our LDAP information...:   LDAP server: ldap://server.example.com Base search entry: dc=example,dc=com Bind entr...
    last modified by mjsnyder
  • Recovering from a Snapshot - Part 2

    The last snapshot recovery article generated several questions, mostly around SnapRevert. So let’s dig into this functionality a bit further. The SnapRevert job automatically restores an entire snapshot to i...
    last modified by trimbn
  • Cloudera CDH 5.7 with Isilon and Active Directory Kerberos Implementation

       Also see the Isilon Cloudera Kerberos Installation Guide: http://www.emc.com/collateral/TechnicalDocument/docu84031.pdf  Continuing the series of posts regarding the deployment of Hadoop with Isilon ...
    last modified by russ_stevenson
  • Meaning of a field from create snapshot schema

    This is the post response schema for the create snapshot request on Isilon OneFS 8.0:   POST response body schema: {   "type": [   {   "additionalProperties": false,   "type": "object", &nb...
    last modified by amandeepgautam
  • Hyper-V over SMB 3.0 on Isilon

    We are attempting to utilize our Isilon as a location for our Hyper-V VM's. Can anyone provide some information/guidance on getting started with this?  Is this still not possible with the current implementation ...
    last modified by BrianClark
  • Routing and Isilon, how to get from A to B and back again

    Assumptions The information is based on OneFS v7.2.0.0.  It will likely apply to later versions but new features and functions will impact the information presented.  Click on the network diagrams to get a c...
    last modified by AndrewChung
  • Isilon SMB share troubleshooting

    Is there a way to check what Isilon SMB share this particular server is accessing?    I have the IP address of the server and I see it is connected to the Isilon node using "isi statistics client --node...
    last modified by PJurisprudencia
  • EMC Isilon SSIP set to  but smartconnect still working

    Hi Team   We have an Isilon and the smartconnect service ip is set to   However i can see that smart connect is working  .   ie  each nslookup returns a diffrent node ip  . &...
    last modified by anand14657
  • Isilon Customer Satisfaction (CSAT) strategy update

    This update came from Isilon senior sales leadership.  We are free to communicate this to our customers.  So I figured I’d share these here.   We have a new support model and a 3-point strategy t...
    last modified by RobChang-Isilon