In this chapter, we describe how to migrate existing data from an older storage system to the IBM Storwize V7000 storage system. Because of this migration applications can benefit from the new features, such as Easy Tier, Thin Provisioning, Real-time Compression, an intuitive management GUI, and advanced storage replication functions that better support applications.
IBM Storwize V7000 provides a storage migration wizard to guide you through the entire procedure.
6.1 Preparing for data migration
In this section, we show you how ...