In this chapter, we describe the host configuration procedures that are required to attach supported hosts to the IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller (SVC).
5.1 Host attachment overview for IBM System Storage SAN Volume Controller
The SVC supports a wide range of host types (both IBM and non-IBM), therefore making it possible to consolidate storage in an open systems environment into a common pool of storage. Then, you can use and manage the storage pool more efficiently as a single entity from a central point on the SAN. ...