Creating Snapshot policies

You can create a Snapshot policy in System Manager to specify the maximum number of Snapshot copies that can be automatically created and the frequency of creating them.

Steps

  1. Click Protection > Snapshot Policies.
  2. Click Create.
  3. In the Create Snapshot Policy dialog box, specify the policy name.
  4. Click Add, and then specify the schedule name, the maximum number of Snapshot copies that you want to retain, and the SnapMirror label name.
    The maximum number of Snapshot copies that can be retained by the specified schedules must not exceed 254.
  5. Click OK, and then click Create.