M-200 Appliance Front Panel

Learn about the M-200 appliance front-panel components.
The following image shows the front panel of the M-200 appliance and the table describes each front-panel component.
System drive
240GB solid-state drive (SSD) used to store the operating system files and system logs.
Unique Identification (UID) button
Use the UID feature to help you locate the appliance when you move from the front to the back of the equipment rack where the appliance is installed. When you push the UID button to enable the UID feature, both the front-panel System information LED and the back-panel UID LED illuminate bright blue to help you locate the appliance when you move between opposite sides of the equipment rack. Push the UID button again to deactivate these LEDs.
System information (overheat and UID) LED
  • Solid red
    —An overheat condition occurred.
  • Blinking red at the rate of one blink per second (1Hz)
    —A fan failure occurred.
  • Blinking red at the rate of one blink every four seconds (.25Hz)
    —One of the two power supplies is not providing power to the appliance (possibly because a power supply failed or because there is no power source connected to the power supply).
  • Solid blue
    —The UID feature is activated (see the UID button description).
Network activity LEDs
Blinking green indicates network activity.
Hard-disk drive (HDD) LED
Blinking yellow indicates IDE channel activity (SAS/SATA drive) on the front log drives.
Power LED
Solid green indicates that the appliance is powered on.
Reset button
Press this button to reboot the appliance.
Power button
Press this button to power on or power off the appliance. Powering off the appliance with this button puts the appliance in standby power mode. To completely power off the appliance, you must disconnect the AC power cords from both power supplies.
Hard-disk drives (HDDs)
Disk drive bays and HDDs used for log storage. By default, the M-200 ships with four HDDs installed in drive bays A1/A2 and B1/B2. Each pair of drives are in a RAID 1 configuration (A1-A2 is a RAID 1 pair and B1-B2 is a RAID 1 pair).
For details on storage capacity, refer to the Panorama Datasheet.
Hard-disk drive (HDD) LEDs
Status LEDs—two for each log drive:
  • Top LED
    —Flashing blue indicates drive activity.
  • Bottom LED
    —Solid red indicates a log drive failure.

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