NVMe over Fibre Channel restrictions

Before using NVMe over Fibre Channel, review the controller, host, and recovery restrictions.

Verify your configuration

Verify your configuration, using the Lenovo Storage Interoperation Center.

About the hardware

For the ThinkSystem SAN OS software 11.60.2 release, only the DE6000H or DE6000F 64GB controller can be configured for NVMe over Fibre Channel. Each controller must have the quad 32Gb host port HIC installed.


For an up-to-date listing of all restrictions, see the Lenovo Storage Interoperation Center for a complete list of requirements.

Controller restrictions

Host, host protocol, and host operating system restrictions

Storage and disaster recovery restrictions