This chapter provides an overview of SnapDrive, which provides storage virtualization of IBM System Storage N series volumes and Snapshot backup and restore operations over iSCSI or Fibre Channel (FCP) transport protocols.
The following topics are covered:
Benefit of SnapDrive
Snapshots using SnapDrive
SnapDrive for Windows
SnapDrive for UNIX
Flexible networked storage
30.1 Challenges
Today’s enterprise IT administrator is challenged to provision storage quickly to support applications for new business initiatives, all on a minimal ...

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