Dell Compellent MPIO issue - Partially Connected

Hi..

I just setup a Dell Compellent SC4020 for my customer. after zoning done, I created servers object. after the object created, the connectivity status show partially connected. this happened to VMWARE 5.5 server object and Server 2012 R2 as well.

I have checked all zoning, it has a zone of all physical WWN, 1 zone with all Virtual WWN and zone with server HBA with all Virtual WWN.

the implication is when I restart 1 of the controller, some volumes will lost connection t server. i'm using OS native MPIO.

thanks
hell_angelEngineerAsked:
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hell_angelEngineerAuthor Commented:
found the issue, and rectified
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Philip ElderTechnical Architect - HA/Compute/StorageCommented:
As I understand it Dell will only support the configuration if their MPIO setup is used. I suggest starting there.
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hell_angelEngineerAuthor Commented:
I have checked. host MPIO does working. when I power off 1 of the FC switch, the vortuall WWN is able failed over to other ports.

only when I do storage failover, some volume will disconnected. and at server object --> connectivity tab, there is no full connection show. I should able 4 port connection to target instead 4.
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Philip ElderTechnical Architect - HA/Compute/StorageCommented:
What was the issue please?
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hell_angelEngineerAuthor Commented:
configuration mistake
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Gopinath BingiCommented:
could you please help me out in configuring the switch me to facing with same issue
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