Checking the certificate for SSL communications using Internet Explorer

System Administrator Guide for Virtual Storage Platform E Series

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The SVP must be running.

  1. Launch Internet Explorer on the management client, and then enter the IP address of the SVP.
    If the port number of the HTTPS service on the SVP has been changed from the initial value "443", enter the following in the URL bar:
  2. Select the command bar in Internet Explorer.
    If the command bar is not displayed in an Internet Explorer window, right-click the top edge of the window, and then select Command bar.
  3. From the command bar, select Page > Properties, and then click Certificates.
    In either of the following cases, the default certificate is used.
    • The following information is displayed in the General tab, and “00dc52873fdb5cc76b” is displayed for Serial number in the Details tab:
      Issued to: Hitachi.Ltd.
      Issued by: Hitachi.Ltd.
      Valid from 18/14/2014 to 18/04/2024
    • The following information is displayed in the General tab:
      Issued to:
      Issued by:
      Valid from DD/MM/YYYY to DD/MM/YYYY

    Note that the valid period differs depending on the SVP software version.