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IBM FlashSystem A9000 and A9000R, IBM XIV, and IBM Spectrum Accelerate with IBM SAN Volume Controller Best Practices

An IBM Redpaper publication


Published on 08 January 2018

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ISBN-10: 0738456519
ISBN-13: 9780738456515
IBM Form #: REDP-5408-01

Authors: Markus Oscheka and Stephen Solewin

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    This IBM® Redpaper™ publication describes preferred practices for attaching members of the IBM Spectrum™ Accelerate family, including the IBM XIV® Gen3 Storage System, IBM FlashSystem® A9000, IBM FlashSystem A9000R, and other IBM Spectrum Accelerate™ based deployments, to either an IBM System Storage® SAN Volume Controller or IBM Storwize® V7000 system. The paper also explains what to consider for data migration when done in combination with a SAN Volume Controller or a Storwize V7000 system.

    In addition, this publication describes data reduction, and where it is appropriate to enable data reduction.

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1. IBM Spectrum Accelerate family and IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller attachment

    Chapter 2. IBM XIV Gen3 with IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller

    Chapter 3. IBM FlashSystem A9000 or IBM FlashSystem A9000R with SAN Volume Controller

    Chapter 4. IBM Spectrum Accelerate with IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller and IBM Storwize V7000

    Chapter 5. Data movement concepts: SAN Volume Controller and the IBM Spectrum Accelerate family


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