A. required RAID configuration, when the TRC uses direct-attached storage
B. configuration of virtual-to-physical network interface mapping
C. step-by-step procedures for hardware BIOS, firmware, drivers, and RAID setup
D. configuration settings and patch recommendations for VMware software
E. server model and local components (CPU, RAM, adapters, local storage) by name only; part numbers are not included because they change over time
Definition of server model and local components (CPU, RAM, adapters, local storage) at
the orderable part number level.
✑ Required RAID configuration (e.g. RAID5, RAID10, etc.) - including battery backup
cache or SuperCap - when the TRC uses DAS storage
✑ Guidance on hardware installation and basic setup.
✑ Design, installation and configuration of external hardware is not included in TRC
definition, such as:
✑ Configuration settings, patch recommendations or step by step procedures for
VMware software are not included in TRC definition.
✑ Infrastructure solutions such as Vblock from Virtual Computing Environment may
also be leveraged for configuration details not included in the TRC definition.