Disable external security key management

The disable storageArray externalKeyManagement file command disables external security key management for a storage array that has Full Disk Encryption drives.

Supported Arrays

This command applies to an individual DE2000H, DE4000H, DE4000F, DE6000H, or DE6000F storage array.


To execute this command on an storage array, you must have the Security Admin role.


disable storageArray externalKeyManagement 


Note: This command enables internal key management as the alternate form of Drive Security.
Note: This command applies only to external key management.


Parameter Description

The file path and the file name where the internal security key file is stored. For example:

	file="C:\Program Files\CLI\sup\drivesecurity.slk"
Important: The file name must have an extension of .slk .
passPhrase A character string that encrypts the security key so that you can store the security key in an external file.


Your pass phrase must meet these criteria:

Note: If your pass phrase does not meet these criteria, you will receive an error message.