Resizing FlexCache volumes

Starting with System Manager 9.6, you can resize a FlexCache volume by resizing existing resources or by adding new resources.

Before you begin

Steps

  1. Click Storage > Volumes.
  2. From the drop-down menu in the SVM field, select All SVMs.
  3. Select the FlexCache volume that you want to resize, and then click More Actions > Resize.
  4. In the Resize FlexCache Volume window, specify the size to which you want to resize the FlexCache volume.
    By default, existing aggregates are used to resize the FlexCache volume. Starting with System Manager 9.6, the maximum size that is allowed for the volume is displayed next to the size field.
    Note: If you want to expand the FlexCache volume by adding new resources, click (advanced options). Refer to Specifying advanced options for FlexCache volumes.
  5. Click Save to resize the FlexCache volume.