SnapSAN S5000 AutoTier User Guide

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    This User Guide describes how to use the data allocation optimization function on a SnapSAN S5000. Data allocation optimization analyzes the access frequency, and load concentration, and according to a policy, relocates a logical disk to the most appropriate device, thereby optimizing the cost performance.This guide assumes that you are familiar with computer hardware, data storage, and network administration terminology and tasks.


    It also assumes you have basic knowledge of Internet SCSI (iSCSI), Serial-attached SCSI (SAS), Serial ATA (SATA), Storage Area Network (SAN), and Redundant Array of Independent Disks (RAID) technology.