December 2017

This deployment and configuration guide provides assistance for a step-by-step deployment of Fibre Channel using Dell PowerEdge FX2s with FN2210S I/O Modules, 6510 FC switches and Dell EMC Unity 500F storage. It includes configuration of physical switches, ESXi hosts, a Virtual Distributed Switch and Unity 500F. The goal of this guide is to enable a network administrator or engineer with traditional networking and VMware ESXi experience to deploy Fibre Channel using the Dell EMC hardware and software outlined in this guide.