33.5 About Photorealistic Image

The Hardware tab in the main window of the storage appliance user interface displays a photorealistic view of the selected appliance, including the front, top, and rear as shown in Figure 33-2. See Viewing the Photorealistic Image for the steps to view the photorealistic image of a selected storage appliance.

You can hover over any component displayed in the photorealistic image to view additional information about that component.

Figure 33-2 Hardware Tab View

Description of Figure 33-2 follows
Description of "Figure 33-2 Hardware Tab View"

You can view the following hardware information of an appliance, if it is available and relevant to the component:

  • Component Name

  • Model Name

  • Architecture

  • Manufacturer

  • Serial Number

  • Critical incidents information

  • Part Number

  • Size of memory components

  • Total Cores of the CPU

  • Enabled Cores of the CPU

33.5.1 Viewing the Photorealistic Image

To view the Hardware tab details of an appliance, perform the following steps:


Photorealistic view of a ZFS appliance is not supported in ZS5.2.
  1. From the Targets menu, select All Targets.
  2. In the left navigation pane, expand Servers, Storage and Network target type.

    You can view a list of appliance targets under Servers, Storage and Network.


    To view the cluster targets, expand Groups, Systems and Services in the left navigation pane. Select a specific cluster target in the right pane.


    Photorealistic view of the ZFS appliance not supported in ZS5.2.
  3. Click a specific appliance target under Servers, Storage and Network.

    The target name, target type, and the target status of the selected target is displayed in the right pane.

  4. Click on a specific target name from the list in the right pane.
  5. Click the Hardware tab which appears to the right of the storage appliance user interface to view the photorealistic image of the target selected.