RAIN system architecture

Installing an HCP system

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The following figure shows the architecture of an HCP system that uses internal storage. This system has four storage nodes, two back-end switches (on the left), and two front-end switches (on the right).

The image shows (4) storage nodes, (2) back-end switches, and (2) front-end switches

The following table describes the cables in this figure.
Cable Connects from Connects to
Red and blue Ethernet Back-end network interface cards (NICs) in each node Back-end switches
Green and yellow Ethernet Front-end NICs in each node Front-end switches
Purple Ethernet Back-end switches Each other
Black power Each node Two PDUs
Each back-end switch One PDU