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Active IQ Unified Manager 9.9
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Creating resource pools


You can use the Create Resource Pool dialog box to group aggregates for provisioning purposes.

Before you begin

You must have the Application Administrator or Storage Administrator role.

About this task

Resource pools can contain aggregates from different clusters, but the same aggregate cannot belong to different resource pools.


  1. In the left navigation pane, click Protection > Resource Pools.

  2. In the Resource Pools page, click Create.

  3. Follow the instructions in the Create Resource Pool dialog box to provide a name and description and to add aggregates as members to the resource pool you want to create.