Setting Up Status Notifications
You can set up Xsan to send an email or dial a pager to notify you or other
A controller switches to its backup
A Fibre Channel connection fails
Free space on a volume falls below a specific percentage
A user or group exceeds the designated soft quota
A serial number is about to expire
To send email notifications outside the local network, the controller needs access to an
To have Xsan send status notifications:
Open Xsan Admin and select Overview in the SAN Assets list.
Choose Edit Notifications Settings from the Action (gear) pop-up menu.
To add a contact, click the Add (+) button and enter an email address.
If the address is for an account that will forward the notification as a text message,
click the checkbox in the Text Msg column.
Choose the conditions that cause a notification to be sent (next to “Notify if”).
Enter a sender name.
Enter the mail server address in the SMTP Server field.
To send a test message to all recipients, click Send Test Notification.
Adjust settings as necessary and then click OK.