Managing DS14mk2 or DS14mk4 disk shelves in an HA pair

You must follow specific procedures to add disk shelves to an HA pair or a MetroCluster configuration, or to upgrade or replace disk shelf hardware in an HA pair.

If your configuration includes SAS disk shelves, see the following documents on the NetApp Support Site:
  • For SAS disk shelf management, see the Installation and Service Guide for your disk shelf model.
  • For cabling SAS disk shelves in an HA pair, see the Universal SAS and ACP Cabling Guide.
  • For cabling SAS disk shelves in a MetroCluster configuration using FibreBridge 6500N bridges, see Configuring a MetroCluster system with SAS disk shelves and FibreBridge 6500N bridges.
  • For cabling SAS disk shelves in a stretch MetroCluster configuration using SAS optical cables, see Configuring a stretch MetroCluster system with SAS disk shelves and SAS optical cables.