Requirements for a MetroCluster configuration with array LUNs

The ONTAP systems, storage arrays, and FC switches used in MetroCluster configurations must meet the requirements for such types of configurations. In addition, you must also consider the SyncMirror requirements for MetroCluster configurations with array LUNs.

Requirements for ONTAP systems

Requirements for storage arrays

Requirements for FC switches

The switches must use the MetroCluster basic switch configuration, ISL settings, and FC-VI configurations.

Configuring the Cisco or Brocade FC switches manually

SyncMirror requirements