HowTo guide for symcli commands
A searchable database of EMC SYMCLI command examples. Expand the main categories to view the examples below that. Built in search facility to find the commands easily.
Various SRDF operations and Commands explained using a simplified replication setup.
Storage Allocation procedure for a VMax array using Autoprovisioning Groups.This is just a quick reference and only conatins commands to do the allocation.
Examples to show the procedural differences between Dynamic and Static SRDF pair creation.
Storage Allocation procedure for a VMax3 array using Autoprovisioning Groups.This is just a quick reference and only conatins commands to do the allocation.
Steps and commands to create,atcivate and terminate a clone session. These operations are done by using a device group.
Compilation of the most essential EMC links
We can use symdev command to bind and unbind thin devices. For this ,we should have Solution Enabler of version 7.6(+) and enginuity should be 5876(+).
Virtual Provisioning mainly includes Thin Pools, DATA devices and TDEVS. Here you can find the simple steps and respective commands to setup up a Virtual Provisioning envirornment.
Steps to create and delete a BCV copy session using a Device Group. Also explains the procedure to create a device group and add devices in to it.
Best way to find all the mapped devices in a DMX/Vmax array , those are not masked to any host.
Procedure to delete a THIN Pool after removing the DATA devices associated with it.
4 basic steps and commands to implement FAST/FAST VP in a VMax array. This includes enabling the FAST controller,creating Tiers, setting FAST policies and associating Storage Groups to policies.
Steps to find out number of engines in a Vmax array through commandline.
Completely migrate Tier-1 TDEVs to a Tier-2 storage devices.
Steps to find out the R2 pairs for a group of R1 SRDF devices.
Reference Table for limits and restrictions of various figures in Auto Provisioning