This chapter covers the integration of the IBM FlashSystem 840 storage with the IBM SAN Volume Controller, which delivers the functionality of IBM Spectrum Virtualization, and IBM Storwize V7000. It provides an overview of the main concepts of the products involved, detailed usage considerations, port assignment, port masking, and host connectivity. Additionally, common usage scenarios are described. Throughout, suggestions and preferred practices are identified, where applicable.
These topics are covered: