Creating a report to view volume transfer trends at specific time intervals

You can create a report that displays volume transfer trends at specific time intervals.

Before you begin

About this task

Use the following steps to create a custom view for volumes at specific time intervals, and then schedule a report to be generated for that view.

Steps

  1. In the left navigation pane, click Storage > Volumes.
  2. In the View menu, select Relationship > Last 1 month Transfer Status.
  3. Select Show/Hide to remove any columns you do not want in the report.
  4. Drag the "Transfer Duration" column near the "Operational Result" column.
  5. Click the filter icon, add the following filter, and then click Apply Filter:
    • Transfer End Time in the last 7 Days
  6. Click the top of the "Transfer Duration" column to sort the volumes by time interval.
  7. Save the view with a specific name that reflects what the view is showing, for example "Volumes by duration".
  8. Click the Scheduled Reports button on the inventory page.
  9. Enter a name for the report schedule, set the frequency as "Weekly", and complete the other report fields, then click the checkmark () at the end of the row.
    The report is sent immediately as a test. After that, the report generates and is sent by email to the recipients listed using the specified frequency.

After you finish

Based on the results shown in the report, you can investigate the transfer time intervals.