This chapter describes the scaling capabilities of IBM FlashSystem V9000:
•Scale out for capacity
•Scale up for performance
A single FlashSystem V9000 storage building block consists of two FlashSystem V9000 control enclosures (AC2) and one FlashSystem V9000 storage enclosure (AE2). Examples in this chapter of scaling show how to add control enclosures, storage enclosure, and how to configure scaled systems.
This chapter demonstrates scaling out with two building blocks and adding one additional storage enclosure. This setup consists ...