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Configuration Guide - DCN and Server Management

CloudEngine 8800, 7800, 6800, and 5800 V200R003C00

This document describes the configurations of Trill, FCoE, DCB, and NLB Server Cluster Association.
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Configuring an NPV

Configuring an NPV

Pre-configuration Tasks

An NPort Virtualization (NPV) switch is located at the edge of a fabric and between an ENode and an FCoE forwarder (FCF). The NPV switch forwards traffic from the ENode to the FCF.

Before configuring FC NPV, complete the following task:

  • Configure a link layer protocol so that interfaces at both ends of a link are Up.

Before configuring FCoE NPV, complete the following tasks:

  • Configure a link layer protocol so that interfaces at both ends of a link are Up.

  • Configure Data Center Bridging (DCB). After DCB negotiation is successful, configure the FCF and NPV.

Configuration Process

Figure 2-31 NPV configuration flowchart
Updated: 2019-05-08

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