Implementing the IBM Storwize V7000 V7.4

A draft IBM Redbooks publication

Abstract

Continuing its commitment to developing and delivering industry-leading storage technologies, IBM® introduces the IBM Storwize® V7000 solution, an innovative storage offering that delivers essential storage efficiency technologies and exceptional ease of use and performance, all integrated into a compact, modular design that is offered at a competitive, midrange price.

The IBM Storwize V7000 solution incorporates some of the top IBM technologies typically found only in enterprise-class storage systems, raising the standard for storage efficiency in midrange disk systems. This cutting-edge storage system extends the comprehensive storage portfolio from IBM and can help change the way organizations address the ongoing information explosion.

This IBM Redbooks® publication introduces the features and functions of the IBM Storwize V7000 system through several examples. This book is aimed at pre- and post-sales technical support and marketing, storage administrators, and will help you understand the architecture of the Storwize V7000, how to implement it, and take advantage of the industry leading functions and features.

Table of contents

Chapter 1. IBM Storwize V7000 system overview
Chapter 2. Storwize V7000 Initial configuration
Chapter 3. Graphical user interface
Chapter 4. Host configuration
Chapter 5. Basic volume configuration
Chapter 6. Migration wizard
Chapter 7. Storage pools
Chapter 8. Advanced host and volume administration
Chapter 9. External storage virtualization
Chapter 10. Advanced features for storage efficiency
Chapter 11. Advanced Copy Services
Chapter 12. Encryption
Chapter 13. RAS, monitoring, and troubleshooting
Appendix A. CLI setup and SAN Boot


Disclaimer

These pages are Web versions of IBM Redbooks- and Redpapers-in-progress. They are published here for those who need the information now and may contain spelling, layout and grammatical errors.

This material has not been submitted to any formal IBM test and is published AS IS. It has not been the subject of rigorous review. Your feedback is welcomed to improve the usefulness of the material to others.

IBM assumes no responsibility for its accuracy or completeness. The use of this information or the implementation of any of these techniques is a customer responsibility and depends upon the customer's ability to evaluate and integrate them into the customer's operational environment.


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Last Update
19 December 2014

Planned Publish Date
28 February 2015


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