Planning and configuration
In this chapter, we describe the steps that are required when you plan the installation of the IBM SAN Volume Controller (SVC), utilizing the new 2145-DH8 nodes in your environment. We look at the implications for your storage network and also discuss performance considerations.
4.1 General planning rules
Important: At the time of writing, the statements that we make are correct, but they might change over time. Always verify any statements that have been made with the SVC supported hardware list, device driver, ...