Advanced features for storage efficiency
In this chapter, we introduce the basic concepts of dynamic data relocation and storage optimization features. The IBM SAN Volume Controller family of products (including IBM Storwize V7000) offers software functions for storage efficiency:
Easy Tier
Thin Provisioning
Real-time Compression
We provide only basic technical overview and benefits of each feature. For more details about planning and configuration, see the following resources:
Easy Tier
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