Turn on the Drobo from the power switch located on the back
The Drobo will take several minutes to complete the power on cycle.
When the power on cycle is complete the drobo will flash blue and yellow lights.
During the initialization process your Drobo must be connected to the internet. If the initialization process takes longer than 30 minutes please contact support: https://myproducts.drobo.com/article/AA-01215
If Drobo Dashboard does not detect your Drobo, please ensure DDService is not being blocked by Firewall settings.