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SmartMulti-Tenant Feature Guide for Block

OceanStor V5 Series V500R007

This document is applicable to OceanStor 5110 V5, 5110F V5, 5300 V5, 5300F V5, 5500 V5, 5500F V5, 5600 V5, 5600F V5, 5800 V5, 5800F V5, 6800 V5, 6800F V5, 18500 V5, 18500F V5, 18800 V5, and 18800F V5. This document describes the implementation principles and application scenarios of the SmartMulti-Tenant feature. Also, it explains how to configure and manage SmartMulti-Tenant.
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Configuration Process (vStore User)

Configuration Process (vStore User)

Before configuring SmartMulti-Tenant, understand the process to ensure a smooth configuration.

After system users configure basic resources, vStore users can log in to the vStore view to complete related configurations. Table 3-3 shows the configuration process.

Figure 3-3 Configuring SmartMulti-Tenant

Table 3-3 lists the configuration steps.

Table 3-3 Procedure





Preparing for configuration

Logging in to DeviceManager

DeviceManager is a device management platform software developed by Huawei. You can log in to DeviceManager to manage and maintain the storage system.

Configuration Process (vStore User)

Creating a LUN

Creating a LUN

A LUN indicates a logical unit in storage space.

Creating a LUN

Creating a LUN group

Creating a LUN group

A LUN group is a set of LUNs. Only LUN groups can be added to a mapping view.

Creating a LUN Group

Creating a host

Creating a host

A host is a virtual application server on a storage system. Each host corresponds to an application server. For this reason, you can add an initiator for a host to establish a logical connection between the storage system and application server.

Creating a Host

Creating a host group

Creating a host group

A host group is a set of hosts. Only host groups can be added to a mapping view.

Creating a Host Group

Creating a mapping view

Creating a mapping view

The application server corresponding to a host in a host group can use the storage space designated by a LUN in a LUN group only after the host group and LUN group are added to the same mapping view.

Creating a Mapping View

Making storage space available

Making storage space available

Application servers must scan for disks to detect the LUNs mapped by the storage system and use the storage space.

Making Storage Space Available

Updated: 2019-07-11

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