This chapter covers the following exam topics:
1.4 Perform basic UCS configuration
1.4a Cluster high availability
1.4b Port roles
1.4c Hardware discovery
The Cisco Unified Computing System (UCS) Manager does not require a separate server/host; it is embedded in the Cisco UCS Fabric Interconnects. It is fully redundant and provides a single pane of glass to manage an entire Unified Computing System. The Cisco UCS Manager has a management model that maps to an organization’s IT administration functions, such as network/server/storage-area network (SAN) administrators, enabling asynchronous operations between those teams, and allowing full reusability of their work when installing or setting up a server. Thus, Cisco ...