Unisphere Service Manager or NaviSphere Express

Posted on 2014-10-16
Last Modified: 2014-10-17
I have an EMC Clariion AX4-5 system that needs it's Flare updated. I have the pbu file. Should I upgrade using USM or Navisphere Express? Or does it make any difference?
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Duncan Meyers earned 500 total points
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I'd suggest using Navisphere Express. I'd be surprised if the AX4-5 is supported under USM.

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Thanks. I used Navisphere Express, but now it won't read the OS on my SATA II drives. If I connect to the server it finds the drives in Drive Manager, but it wants to initialize them. Any suggestions?
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by:Duncan Meyers
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Could you tell me exactly what you've done  - step by step please?

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I got with emc support and they fixed it. Since I have only 1 fiber card, it picked the wrong path. They changed to the correct path and it found the data after rebooting the server.
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by:Duncan Meyers
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Phew! Glad you got it sorted.

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