Array-based enablers available for CLARiiON and VNX arrays.

Product:

 

CLARiiON CX4 Series, VNX Series

 

Description:

 

Below are array-based enablers available for CLARiiON and VNX arrays.

 

Resolution:

 

The following enablers are available for the CLARiiON and VNX Series:

Enabler

FLARE OE Versions Supported

Reboot ?

Comments

Access Logix Enabler

26,24,22,19

Yes

See Note 6

Block Enabler

31

No

N/a

Compression Enabler

31,30

Yes

See Note 5, See Note 7, See Note 8

FAST Cache Enabler

31,30

No

See Note 4, See Note 9

FAST Enabler

31,30

Yes

See Note 4 , See Note 7

Fibre Port Enabler

22

Yes

N/a

File Enabler

31

No

See Note 7

MirrorView Enabler

31,30,29,28,26,24,22,19

Yes

N/a

MirrorView Asynchronous Enabler

31,30,29,28,26,24,22,19

Yes

N/a

Navisphere/Unisphere  Analyzer Enabler

31,30,29,28,26,24,22,19

No

See Note 4

Navisphere FAST LUN Migrator Enabler (Windows)

31

No

N/a

Navisphere Manager Enabler

31,30,29,28,26,24,22,19

No

N/a

QoS Manager Enabler

31,30,29,28,26,24

No

See Note 4

RPSplitter Enabler

31,30,29,28,26

Yes

N/a

SAN Copy Enabler

31,30,29,28,26,24,22,19

Yes

See Note 5

SAN Copy/E Enabler

26,24,22,19

Yes

N/a

SnapView Enabler

31,30,29,28,26,24,22,19

Yes

See Note 11

Thin Provisioning Enabler

31,30,29,28

Yes

See Note 1, See Note 5, See Note 10

SixtyDrive Enabler (CX300)

26,24,19

Yes

N/a

960 Drive Expansion Enabler

30,29,28

Yes

N/a

100Mb / Full Duplex enabler: CX3-80

26,24,19

Yes

See Note 2

100Mb / Full Duplex enabler CX series

19

Yes

See Note 3

Notes:

  1. Can be used for R28 and later. Note: The FLARE bundle determines what is seen when the enabler is installed. It will show as "VirtualProvisioning" when installed on R28 or R29, and will display as "Thin Provisioning" when installed on R30 or later. It does not need to be re-installed when upgrading from R28/29 to R30.
  2. For CX3-80 only, running R22 patch .512 and above, or R24 patch .011 and above, or any release of R26 or higher. See Knowledgebase articles emc158513 and emc79617.  Note: There is no enabler for other CX3-Series models.
  3. For CX200LC, CX200, CX400, CX500, CX300, CX300i, CX500, CX500i, CX600, or CX700 running FLARE Release 16 or above. See Knowledgebase articles emc158513 and emc79617. 
  4. Advanced FAST Suite consists of the following enablers: FAST, FAST Cache, QoS Manager, and Analyzer.
  5. For VNX ONLY - The following enablers are free and can also be found in the VNX Installation Toolbox: SAN Copy, Thin Provisioning, and Compression.
  6. This enabler is pre-installed in the Bundles for CX4 and is not needed for VNX.
  7. Cannot be installed on VNX5100.
  8. Requires Thin Provisioning enabler also.
  9. VNX5100:  Cannot be installed with Thin Provisioning enabler.
  10. VNX 5100:  Cannot be installed with Fast Cache enabler.
  11. Can only be installed on Block or Unified systems.

 

For more information on this, refer primus solution “emc298659”.