Cisco UCS Manager
Release 3.1(2) introduces support for the Cisco UCS
on Cisco UCS 6300 Series, and 6200 Series fabric interconnect setups.
The Cisco UCS
is a 4U chassis that is designed to operate in a standalone environment and
also as part of the
Cisco Unified Computing System.
It has the following main components:
Four 1050 Watt
AC modular power supplies (2 + 2 shared and redundant mode of operation)
Two System IO
Controller (SIOC) slots
server slots out of which one can be used for storage expansion
server slot in the chassis can be utilized by an HDD expansion tray module for
an additional four 3.5” drives.
56 3.5” drive
bays with an optional 4 x 3.5” HDD expansion tray module instead of the second
Up to 360 TB
storage capacity by using 6 TB HDDs
SCSI (SAS) expanders that can be configured to assign the 3.5” drives to
individual server modules
The two servers
in the chassis can be replaced by a single, dual-height server with an IO
following procedure if you change the port that connects the chassis to the
fabric interconnect. Acknowledging the chassis ensures that
Cisco UCS Manager is aware of the change in the port.
After you change the
port that connects the chassis to the fabric interconnect, wait for at least 1
minute before you reacknowledge the chassis.
Command or Action
transaction to the system configuration.
example acknowledges chassis 3 and commits the transaction: