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IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller and Storwize V7000 Replication Family Services by Peter Mescher, Jim Kelly, Ivaylo Dikanarov, Rafael Vilela Dias, Jon Tate

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FlashCopy
The FlashCopy function is a point-in-time copy between source volumes and target volumes. This chapter explains the characteristics of the FlashCopy function including use and example cases, and describes how to implement it.
The following topics are discussed:
Introduction to FlashCopy
FlashCopy characteristics
FlashCopy internals
FlashCopy events and states
Dependencies between FlashCopy mappings
Mapping tree example
5.1 Introduction to FlashCopy
FlashCopy is an IBM product supported by many IBM Storage subsystems. With the FlashCopy ...

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