The primary server must have enough space for the
catalogs of all the servers in the SAN.
For a fibre channel-connected installation, note
the following additional requirements:
A fibre channel host adapter and its device drivers
must be installed and connected to the SAN.
A hub or switch must be connected to all the fibre
to SCSI bridges or to the fibre libraries on the SAN.
All the robotic libraries must be connected to the
SCSI bridges or to the fibre switches/hubs.
The hub or switch must be powered up before the
bridges or fibre channel libraries.
All robotic libraries must be powered up before the
The bridges must be powered up before Windows loads
the fibre channel driver (usually during the boot phase).
the SAN Shared Storage Option is installed on a media server,
Backup Exec disables all fibre channel-connected devices in
Removable Storage. You cannot re-enable the devices in Removable
Storage until the SAN Shared Storage Option and Symantec Device
Drivers are uninstalled.