Tagged: Hitachi VSP

HBA parameters for connecting to Hitachi VSP

HBA parameters for connecting to Hitachi VSP

The min requirements for configuring the adapters for operation with the Hitachi RAID storage system are I/O timeout value (TOV) The disk I/O timeout value (TOV) is 60s for the Hitachi storage system. Queue...

How to expand LDEV capacity in Hitachi VSP

How to expand LDEV capacity in Hitachi VSP

In the Storage Navigator main window, in the Storage Systems tree, select Pool. The pool name appears below Pool. Select the pool associated with the DP-VOL that has the capacity that you want to...

Hitachi VSP family matrix

Hitachi VSP family matrix

VSP series is Hitachi’s latest version of SAN storage arrays Hitachi VSP series has 5 models G200 G400 G600 G800 G1000Let us discuss the specifications of each model G200: It supports Maximum Raw internal...

Hitachi VSP Introduction

Hitachi VSP Introduction

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform (VSP) The Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform(VSP ) is a high-capacity, high-performance, large-scale, enterprise-class SAN storage system. The main advantage of Hitachi Virtual storage platform (VSP) is it’s 3D scaling capability....

Zero page reclamation in Hitachi VSP

Zero page reclamation in Hitachi VSP

We can reclaim zero pages in a DP-VOL to free pool capacity. If a page assigned to a DP-VOL contains only zero binary data, we can reclaim the page. To reclaim zero pages in...

What is hitachi dynamic provisioning?

What is hitachi dynamic provisioning?

Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning (HDP) Dynamic provisioning in Hitachi virtual storage platform(VSP) is works on concept of thin provisioning. Hitachi Dynamic Provisioning (HDP) was first introduced on the USP V/VM arrays. It provides a mechanism...

HDS definitions of notations

HDS definitions of notations

Hitachi storage definitions of notations Before getting to explorer about Hitachi storage arrays, first allow us to get some Hitachi data systems definitions of terms. Array Group (Disk feature) – The term used to...

RAID levels comparison in Hiatchi VSP storage systems

RAID levels comparison in Hiatchi VSP storage systems

RAID‐10 RAID‐5 RAID‐6 Description Data Striping +(plus) Mirroring Data Striping with +(plus) distributed parity Data Striping with two distributed parities Disk count 4 (or) 8 4 (or) 8 8 Advantages Highest performance with data...