Configurations for an Openfiler SAN

openFilerThere are many configurations for Openfiler.  Having installed your Openfiler SAN, this article investigates some basic configurations, and gives you a logical order in which to apply them.  Log on to your Openfiler SAN Management console to get started.

Remember to make periodic backups of your SAN configuration.


  1. Change the default password.
  2. Synchronise time with a time server.
  3. Perform a system update.
  4. Configure network access to your SAN.
  5. Join your Active Directory domain.
  6. Manage volumes.
  7. Setup iSCSI for ESXi or Windows Server access.
  8. Establish quotas.
  9. Create shares.


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