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Storage Desinging for new DC

Discussion created by Legacy HDS Forums on Jan 24, 2012
Latest reply on Jan 29, 2012 by Legacy HDS Forums

Originally posted by: mubarack shamsudeen

Hi All,

    I am new to this environment. I have asked to setup a new DC with hitachi storage  AMS 2500 and CISCO MDS 9148. More than 16 servers can have a HBA cards to access storage.

    We have 2 storages and 2 san switches at diffrent Rack's to face the storage failure kinda issue. Each storage with the capacity 9 TB.

    Can you help me, what are the things need to account while LUN allocation. 

    Pls share me the LUN allocation sheet format.

    And can you guide me in allocating the journal size.

    We have True-copy and shadow images license for remote replication. Since remote DC will be avialabe in next two months.

   Thanks in advance!!!!