Implementing the Lenovo Storage V3700 V2 and V5030 Systems with IBM Spectrum Virtualize V8.1Planning / Implementation

14 Jan 2020
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Organizations of all sizes face the challenge of managing massive volumes of increasingly valuable data. But storing this data can be costly, and extracting value from the data is becoming more difficult. IT organizations have limited resources but must stay responsive to dynamic environments and act quickly to consolidate, simplify, and optimize their IT infrastructures. The Lenovo® Storage V3700 V2, V2 XP and V5030 systems provide a smarter solution that is affordable, easy to use, and self-optimizing, which enables organizations to overcome these storage challenges.

These storage systems deliver efficient, entry-level configurations that are designed to meet the needs of small and midsize businesses. Designed to provide organizations with the ability to consolidate and share data at an affordable price, the Lenovo Storage V3700 V2, V2 XP and V5030 offer advanced software capabilities that are found in more expensive systems.

This book is intended for pre-sales and post-sales technical support professionals and storage administrators. It applies to the Lenovo Storage V3700 V2, V3700 V2 XP and V5030 with IBM Spectrum Virtualize V8.1.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Overview
Chapter 2. Initial configuration
Chapter 3. Graphical user interface overview
Chapter 4. Host configuration
Chapter 5. Volume configuration
Chapter 6. Storage migration
Chapter 7. Storage pools
Chapter 8. Advanced host and volume administration
Chapter 9. Easy Tier
Chapter 10. Copy services
Chapter 11. External storage virtualization
Chapter 12. RAS, monitoring, and troubleshooting
Chapter 13. Encryption
Appendix A. CLI setup and SAN Boot

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Change History

Changes in the January 2020 update:

  • HyperSwap is not available on the Lenovo Storage V3700 V2 and V3700 V2 XP — section 10.12, “HyperSwap” on page 593

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