Installing the SMU software

Virtual SMU Installation and Upgrade Guide for Hitachi NAS Platform

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The SMU software is a virtual solution that runs on the Hyper-V server. After you install the SMU OS template, set up and connect the SMU software image to the newly created guest virtual machine.

  1. In Hyper-V Manager, under Virtual Machines, right-click the VM and select Settings.
    1. In the left pane, under Hardware, select DVD drive.
    2. Under Media, select Image File.
    3. Click Browse, and then locate the folder that contains the contents of the Hyper-V zip file.
    4. Select the SMU setup ISO file, and then click Open.
    5. Click Apply, and then click OK.
  2. Under Virtual Machines, right-click the VM, and then select Connect.
  3. On the toolbar, click the Start button to start the VM console.
  4. Log in as User: root and Password: passwd123!
    Note: The default password for root used by the CentOS Stream 8 template differs from that previously used by the CentOS 6 template.
  5. Run mount /media/cdrom.
  6. Run /media/cdrom/autorun to start the installation. Note that the installation may take a few minutes to complete, after which the system reboots.