Maintaining H and X Series Edge Filers
  • 08 Jun 2022
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Maintaining H and X Series Edge Filers

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Replacing a Disk

If a disk needs replacing, contact CTERA support.

Updating the CTERA Edge Filer ESXi Version With a Patch

The VMware ESXi software should be updated to include the latest patches for the ESXi major version running on the CTERA Edge Filer that is approved by CTERA support. You can check the update level in the information area in the Host entry in the VMware Host Client.

Note

Contact CTERA support for the latest approved patches.

Log in to the VMware Host Client, as described in [Monitoring the CTERA Edge Filer From the VMware Host Client].
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To install an ESXi update:

Note

Some ESXi updates require that the host is in maintenance mode and some require that an ESXi reboot. These requirements are included with the specific update documentation.

To enter maintenance mode for the host, in the VMware Host Client, select Host and under Actions select Enter maintenance mode.

  1. In the VMware Host Client, select Host > Manage > Packages.
    The following window is displayed.
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  2. Click Install Update.
    The following window is displayed.
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  3. Enter the location of the update and click Update.

The ESXi version is updated.


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