This chapter describes the guidelines on how to configure host systems on IBM SAN Volume Controller/Storwize V7000 by following several preferred practices. A host system is a computer that is connected to the switch through a Fibre Channel (FC), iSCSI, and iSCSI Extensions over RDMA (iSER).
Characteristics of the host play an important role in tuning, troubleshooting and performance of your IBM SAN Volume Controller/Storwize V7000. Consider the following areas for performance:
•The use of multipathing and bandwidth (physical capability of ...