The ESI VMAX Adapter supports EMC Fully Automated Storage Tiering for Virtual Pool (FAST VP) policies. EMC FAST VP is a VMAX feature that combines virtual provisioning of thin pools with automated data movement between tiers, which is based on performance measurements and user-defined policies.

Each FAST VP policy can contain different tiers, including FC tiers, SATA tiers, and so on. A storage group represents a set of LUNs, storage volumes, or devices that you can apply to a FAST VP policy.

You can use the ESI PowerShell FAST VP cmdlets to do the following tasks:

ESI has the following limitations for FAST VP and VMAX systems:


Related links


 ESI Symmetrix VMAX Adapter overview

 ESI overview

 Adding VMAX storage systems

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 Managing VMAX storage systems