Creating a target volume with read/write access

The replication process involves two endpoints: the source and the target volume. When you create the target volume, the volume is automatically set to read/write mode to accept the data during the replication.

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Steps

  1. Select Management > Volumes.
  2. Click Create Volume.
  3. In the Create a New Volume dialog box, enter the Volume Name.
  4. Enter the total size of the volume, select a block size for the volume, and select the account that should have access to the volume.
  5. Click Create Volume.
  6. In the Active window, click the Actions icon for the volume.
  7. Click Edit.
  8. Change the account access level to Replication Target.
  9. Click Save Changes.