This tool simplifies and automates Masking and Zoning Hosts that are going to be connected to EMC VMAX LUNs as it gets –specially with too many hosts- time consuming and error prone when created manually.Note: this Version only supports Zoning for Brocade SAN switches !
This tool is cluster aware which means it allows you to specify cluster nodes and the tool will create the masking considering putting all cluster nodes in a single masking view.
Please have a look at the “Example” Sheet to find a sample entry for Clustered and standalone hosts and the output files for them.
The tool is a Microsoft Excel sheet with VBA Macros .
The output of the tool can be generated By clicking the “Generate commands” located in “Main Data Entry and Execute” Sheet The tool creates three files located by default in C:\ drive (in this version you can’t change the location so C:\ should be accessible by the program) , this is done by reading a table that you need to fill located in “Main Data Entry and Execute” Sheet .
is the Red Hat package manager that is able to query for information about available packages, fetch packages from repositories, install and uninstall them, and update an entire system to the latest available version.