Cloning LUNs

LUN clones enable you to create multiple readable and writable copies of a LUN. You can use System Manager to create a temporary copy of a LUN for testing or to make a copy of your data available to additional users without providing them access to the production data.

Before you begin

About this task


  1. Click Storage > LUNs.
  2. In the LUN Management tab, select the LUN that you want to clone, and then click Clone.
  3. Optional: If you want to change the default name, specify a new name for the LUN clone.
  4. Click Clone.
  5. Verify that the LUN clone that you created is listed in the LUNs window.