VMAX3 & VMAX All Flash: Can I use DHCP setting for connecting MMCS to customer network? (Dell EMC Correctable)

           

   Article Number:     504574                                   Article Version: 4     Article Type:    Break Fix 
   

 


Product:

 

VMAX All Flash,VMAX3 Series

 

Issue:

 

 

The customer wants to use DHCP for providing IP addresses to both MMCSes.   
    Is DHCP a supported setting for the MMCS?
                                                           

 

 

Change:

 

 

Connecting both MMCSes to the customer's network.   
    Network settings were change on the MMCS "network" interface to support DHCP.
                                                           

 

 

Resolution:

 

 

Using DHCP to provide an IP address to any MMCS is NOT supported.   
    Both MMCSes MUST use a static IP address provided by the customer during installation phase.