Nimble Storage Firewall Rules

Document created by Cazi Brasga on Aug 28, 2015Last modified by Cazi Brasga on Mar 24, 2016
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If your organization restricts outbound internet traffic you may need to configure rules which allow the Nimble Storage SAN (Management IP address and Controller A & B diagnostic IP addresses) to communicate with Nimble Storage servers on specific ports.

 

The Nimble Storage SAN requires the following firewall rules:

 

DescriptionDestinationPortProtocol
AutoSupport and Heartbeatnsdiag.nimblestorage.comTCP 443HTTPS
Software Updates and Downloadsupdate.nimblestorage.comTCP 443HTTPS
Alertsnsalerts.nimblestorage.comTCP 443HTTPS
Streaming Stats & VMVision Per-VM Alertsnsstats.nimblestorage.comTCP 443HTTPS
InfoSightinfosight.nimblestorage.comTCP 443HTTPS
Manual SCP of cores to Nimble Storage Supportsupport.nimblestorage.comTCP 22SCP
Nimble Storage Support Secure Tunnel Connection

hogan.nimblestorage.com

TCP 2222
SSH

 

Note: It is recommended to use the fully qualified domain name (ex. nsdiag.nimblestorage.com) rather than IPs, as IPs may change without notice.

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