New MetroCluster components are preconfigured and MetroCluster settings are enabled in the software. In most cases, you will not need to perform the detailed procedures provided in this guide.
Depending on the configuration you ordered, you might need to rack the systems and complete the cabling.
Configuring the MetroCluster hardware components in systems with native disk shelves
FC-to-SAS bridges received with the new MetroCluster configuration will be configured and will not require additional configuration unless you want to change the names and IP addresses.
In most cases, FC switch fabrics received with the new MetroCluster configuration are preconfigured for two ISLs. If you are using three or four ISLs, you must manually configure the switches.
Nodes and clusters received with the new MetroCluster configuration are configured and the MetroCluster is enabled.