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is Ontap 8.1.1 / Flash Pool already released/available

On the fieldportal i find a faq regarding FlashPools. Is this already available?

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Re: is Ontap 8.1.1 / Flash Pool already released/available

Yes,  June 5, 2012 NetApp launched official news about FAS2220 and Flash Pool:

http://www.netapp.com/us/company/news/news-rel-20120605-715416.html?euaccept=true

Re: is Ontap 8.1.1 / Flash Pool already released/available

The news are out there, but  ONTAP 8.1.1 is not available for download yet, even as a release candidate.

Re: is Ontap 8.1.1 / Flash Pool already released/available

It is supported and available in 8.1.1, but not supported on the root aggregate at this time. 8.1.2 should allow you to enable Flash Pools on the root aggregate.

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