Dell EMC OpenManage Essentials Version 2.5 User's Guide

FCoE Port Name Identities

The FCoE Port Name Identities page allows you to generate or import World Wide Port Name (WWPN) identities to the virtual I/O pool. WWPN identities are required for Fibre Channel (FC) and Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE) communications.

The fields displayed on the FCoE Port Name Identities page of the Create Virtual I/O Pool Wizard are described in the following table.
Table 1. FCoE Port Name Identities. The fields displayed on the FCoE Port Name Identities page of the Create Virtual I/O Pool Wizard are described in the following table.
Field Description
Include Fibre Channel WWPN Identities in the pool Select to include WWPN identities in the virtual I/O pool.
Specify the start address Select to specify the start address for the WWPN identities that will be generated.
Number of Identities Set the number of identities that you want to predefine in the WWPN identities that will be generated.
Import from file Select to import WWPN identities from a .csv file.
Import Click to open the wizard used to import WWPN identities from a .csv file.
  • NOTE: The .csv must include only one address or identity per line.
View Click to view the WWPN identities in the virtual I/O pool.
  • NOTE: You can only view WWPN identities that you have already imported from a .csv file.

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