Creating host objects for the NetApp FAS

You can create host objects.

To create host objects, complete the following steps:
  1. Log on to the NetApp FAS.
  2. Go to Filer View and authenticate.
  3. Click LUNs on the left panel.
  4. Click Initiator Groups.
  5. Click Add in the list.
  6. Enter the following information:
    1. In the Group Name field, enter the name of the initiator group or host.
    2. In the Type list, select FCP.
    3. In the Operating System field, select Linux.
    4. In the Initiators field, enter the list of WWPNs of all the ports of the nodes in the cluster that are associated with the host.
      Note: Delete the WWPNs that are displayed in the list. Then, manually enter the list of all nodes in the system.
  7. Click Add.