DS8800 to DS8870 model conversion
In this chapter, we describe model conversion from DS8800 to DS8870.
This chapter covers the following topics:
•Introducing model conversion
•Mechanical conversion overview
•Model conversion phases
18.1 Introducing model conversion
It is now possible to model convert an existing DS8800 (Model 951, 95E) into a DS8870 (Model 961, 96E). This conversion utilizes existing storage enclosures, disk drives, host adapters, and device adapters. All other hardware is physically replaced. This conversion process ...