33.7 About Projects

The Projects tab in the main window of the storage appliance user interface displays detailed information about the storage space used by the filesystems and LUNs as shown in Figure 33-4. It also indicates the Storage Services which are active for the particular filesystem or LUN, such as NFS, SMB, HTTP, FTP, TFTP, and SFTP. See Viewing the Projects for the steps to view the projects of a selected storage appliance.

Figure 33-4 Projects Tab View

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Description of "Figure 33-4 Projects Tab View"

You can view the following storage project information of an appliance in the Projects tab:

  • List of filesystems and LUNs of a specific storage appliance and the storage space used by them.

  • Storage Space graph which indicates Logical Allocation, Physical Size, and Physical Usage in GB.

    • Logical Allocation bar in the graph indicates the size allocated for storage.

    • Physical Size bar above the Logical Allocation bar in the graph indicates the actual storage size.

    • Physical Usage bar indicates the space that is used by storage.

  • Storage Utilization in percentage.

  • Storage Services that are active are indicated in Green.

33.7.1 Viewing the Projects

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

  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.

  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 Projects tab to view the storage details of the selected target.