StorNext Disk Certification Catalog (DCC)

A StorNext Disk Certification Catalog, also known as the disk array catalog, is a file named quantum_disk_catalog.dat located in the StorNext file system’s configuration directory. It defines the Quantum certification level for various makes and models of disks. Disks not listed in the file are considered uncertified. This catalog resides on the MDC and is not required on the StorNext Client hosts.

You may receive an updated catalog from Quantum when requesting disk licenses, via the StorNext GUI or by direct download from Quantum.

The catalog can be installed or updated by either of the following methods: