New EMC Isilon support content for February 2015

Are you interested in new and relevant EMC® Isilon® customer support content? Each month I’ll post a summary of newly published content for Isilon customers, as well as the top 10 most viewed knowledgebase articles.

New Isilon support content

Here are new customer support documents that were published in February 2015. For example, you’ll find new Info Hubs on the Isilon Community and new KB articles. Login to the EMC Online Support site is required for all content except Isilon Community content and videos.



Isilon Community (ECN) Blog WORM for Hadoop on Isilon using SmartLock
Isilon Community (ECN) Info Hub HD400 – Info Hub
Isilon Community (ECN) Info Hub InsightIQ – Info Hub
Isilon Community (ECN) Info Hub Updated Uptime – Info Hub
Release Notes Isilon OneFS 7.0.2 MR Release Notes
KB Article How to configure OneFS to allow for FTPS connections (174371)
KB Article OneFS SMB and Authentication Rollup Patch (196928)
KB Article OneFS: The FTP Service (vsftpd) supports clear text authentication default (197800)
White Paper EMC Isilon Best Practices for Hadoop Data Storage (OneFS 7.2) 

Most viewed knowledgebase (KB) articles

Check out February’s top 10 most viewed KB articles. Our top two articles help you plan and prepare for upgrading from OneFS 6.5.

  1. OneFS 7.0 and 7.1 Pre-Upgrade Check utility (89525)
  2. Patches to provide pre-upgrade configuration checks for OneFS 6.5.4 and – upgrades to OneFS 7.0 or 7.1 (88766)
  3. NEW Product Impacts of Upcoming Leap Second UTC adjustment on June 30th 2015 (197322)
  4. NEW OneFS SMB and Authentication Rollup Patch (196928)
  5. Best practices for NFS client settings (90041)
  6. How to upload files to Isilon Technical Support (16759)
  7. How to reset the CELOG database and clear all historical events (16586)
  8. OneFS sysctl commands (89334)
  9. OneFS 6.5 and later: How to safely shut down an Isilon cluster prior to a scheduled power outage (16529)
  10. Master Article: Remote Proactive (RCM) (193448)

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