Deciding whether to use the Logical Storage Management Guide

This guide describes how to work with ONTAP FlexVol volumes. It shows you how to create and manage FlexVol volumes, how to use FlexClone technology to create efficient copies of volumes, files, and LUNs, how to create qtrees and quotas, and how to manage efficiency features like deduplication and compression.

You should use this guide under the following circumstances:

If you do not want to use FlexVol volumes and want to use FlexGroup volumes or Infinite Volumes instead, you should choose among the following documentation:

If you want to use ONTAP System Manager to manage volumes, you should choose the following documentation:

If you require additional configuration or conceptual information, you should choose among the following documentation: