setting up UCS to boot vshphere 6.0 from iscsi on netapp ontap 8.2


I need a good guide on how to configure Cisco UCS so i can boot ESXi 6.0 from iSCSI provided by Netapp ontap 8.2

Please help!

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Present a private LUN0 to the Cisco UCS, configure the Cisco UCS to BOOT from SAN (iSCSI), and then run the ESXi 6.0 Installer, and select the LUN0, and complete the installation.

Do you know how to create a NetApp LUN ?

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fireburn11Author Commented:
thanks Andrew. can you please explain how to create a netapp lun for each esxi host? i total have 6 exsi to boot from iscsi.

Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Do you have vCenter installed, do you have Virtual Storage Console installed?

what state is your NetApp ?

e.g. do you know what a volume or aggregate is ?
fireburn11Author Commented:
I dont have any virtual infrastructure created yet. i need to be able to boot UCS blades from ISCSI during installation of ESXI 6.

I have aggr created already on Netapp and ready to create Vserver to present boot lUN, but couldnt find a good article how to create iSCSI boot lUN for esxi running on ucs .

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