How Import Settings works

You can use ThinkSystem SAN Manager to import settings from one storage array to multiple storage arrays. The Import Settings feature is a batch operation that saves time when you need to configure multiple arrays in the network.

Settings available for import

The following configurations can be imported to multiple arrays:

Configuration workflow

To import settings, follow this workflow:
  1. On a storage array to be used as the source, configure the settings using

    ThinkSystem System Manager .
  2. On the storage arrays to be used as the targets, back up their configuration using

    ThinkSystem System Manager .
  3. From

    ThinkSystem SAN Manager , go to the Manage page and import the settings.
  4. From the

    Operations page, review the results of the Import Settings operation.