Use the Remote Storage Volumes feature to import data from a remote storage device directly to a local DE Series volume. This feature helps streamline the process for equipment upgrades and/or provide data migration capabilities to move data from non-DE Series devices to DE Series systems.

Configuration overview

The Remote Storage Volumes feature is available with ThinkSystem System Manager on selected submodel IDs. To use this feature, you must configure a remote storage system and a DE-series storage system to communicate with each other.

Use the following workflow:

Find more information

Online help, available in the System Manager user interface or in the ThinkSystem System Manager Online Help.