How Import Settings works

You can use SANtricity Unified Manager to import settings from one storage array to multiple storage arrays. The Import Settings feature is a batch operation that saves time when you need to configure multiple arrays in the network.

Settings available for import

The following configurations can be imported to multiple arrays:

Configuration workflow

To import settings, follow this workflow:
  1. On a storage array to be used as the source, configure the settings using SANtricity System Manager.
  2. On the storage arrays to be used as the targets, back up their configuration using SANtricity System Manager.
  3. From SANtricity Unified Manager, go to the Manage page and import the settings.
  4. From the Operations page, review the results of the Import Settings operation.