Skip to main content
NetApp Response to Russia-Ukraine Cyber Threat
In response to the recent rise in cyber threat due to the Russian-Ukraine crisis, NetApp is actively monitoring the global security intelligence and updating our cybersecurity measures. We follow U.S. Federal Government guidance and remain on high alert. Customers are encouraged to monitor the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security (CISA) website for new information as it develops and remain on high alert.
NetApp Knowledge Base

What is the procedure for a graceful shutdown & power up of an AVA during a scheduled power outage?

Views:
401
Visibility:
Public
Votes:
0
Category:
altavault
Specialty:
dp
Last Updated:

Applies to

  • AltaVault

Answer

Perform the following steps to power off the AltaVault in preparation for a scheduled power outage:

  1. Shut down the AltaVault using the CLI/WebUI
    CLI:
       > enable
       # reload halt


    WebUI:
         AltaVault: Settings > Reboot/Shutdown
  2. Remove the power to the AltaVault head unit by disconnecting the power cables.  The appliance will automatically boot when power is reapplied, and this step will prevent the device from booting if the power cycles during the maintenance period.
  3. Remove power to each expansion shelf power supply using the rocker switch located above each power cable.

Perform the following steps to power on the AltaVault after a scheduled power outage:

  1. Reapply power to all expansion shelves and wait for 10 seconds.
  2. Reapply power to the AltaVault head unit. The system will start up automatically, and can take up to 30 minutes to boot.
  3. Log in to the AltaVault and verify the system is healthy.

Additional Information

additionalInformation_text

 

Scan to view the article on your device