Couple of weeks ago I got my hands on 3 Lenovo ix4-300d storage boxes. These boxes are no longer produced and sometimes you can get them really cheap. First I had plans to use them as iSCSI storage for my home lab but the performance is not good enough. Therefore I decided to play around with one of the boxes to see what is possible.
I started searching in google about SSH access. Outcome was great blog post which contained a how to enable SSH.
In short just access this page http://[NAS IP]/manage/diagnostics.html and you can enable SSH and set a password for root.
Username : root
Password : soho + password (if password = VMware ==sohoVMware )
As soon as you have successfully logged in you can change the password by simply running passwd like on any other linux. Afterwards the soho …