Overview of the initial settings of a storage system

REST API Reference Guide for Virtual Storage Platform 5000, Virtual Storage Platform E Series, and Virtual Storage Platform G/F Series

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93-07-0x
90-09-0x
88-08-10
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MK-98RD9014-17
This section describes the operations that can be performed by using the REST API, related to the initial settings of a storage system.

For VSP 5000 series

You can perform the following operations:

  • Setting the transfer destinations for audit log files

    Specify settings related to the transfer of audit log files from a storage system to the syslog servers. You can also upload to the storage system the certificate files that are required when SSL communication is used to transfer audit log files between a storage system and the syslog servers.

  • Setting the SNMP notification destinations

    Specify settings related to reporting error information (SIM) of a storage system by using SNMP. To perform a test transmission of the SNMP trap, use Hitachi Device Manager - Storage Navigator.

  • License management

    Set software licenses.

  • Changing the user information used in searches of the external authentication server

    Change the DN (Distinguished Name) and password of the user used in searches of the external authentication server set for the storage system.

For VSP E series, VSP G350, G370, G700, G900, VSP F350, F370, F700, F900

  • Setting the system date and time for a storage system

    Set the system date and time for a storage system.

  • Setting the transfer destinations for audit log files

    Specify settings related to the transfer of audit log files from a storage system to the syslog servers. You can also upload to the storage system the certificate files that are required when SSL communication is used to transfer audit log files between a storage system and the syslog servers.

  • Setting the SNMP notification destinations

    Specify settings related to reporting error information (SIM) of a storage system by using SNMP.

  • Setting error notification emails

    Specify settings related to reporting error information (SIM) of a storage system by using emails.

  • License management

    Set software licenses.

  • Changing the user information used in searches of the external authentication server

    Change the DN (Distinguished Name) and password of the user used in searches of the external authentication server set for the storage system.

Related manuals

For details about the initial settings of the storage system, see the following manuals.
  • System Administrator Guide
  • Hitachi Alert Notification Guide (VSP 5000 series)
  • Hitachi SNMP Agent User Guide (VSP E series, VSP G350, G370, G700, G900, VSP F350, F370, F700, F900)