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vsphere6 support for vvol

TDUBB1234
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 Does 8.2.1 7-mode supports vvols for vsphere6?

 

this is a 8020

 

thanks

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jussij
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Hi,

ONTAP 8.3 supports vVols so you need to upgrade there.

DREW_RUSSELL
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The only offical requirements I have seen from NetApp are as follows:

  • VSC 5.0.1 Beta
  • VASA Provider 6.0 for clustered Data ONTAP Beta
  • clustered Data ONTAP 8.2.1

 

However, the beta software no longer works with VVOL.


VSC and VSAP VP 6.0 will be released 'very soon' and will provide full support from what I understand. 

LUBEL_ANDY
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I like this idea of very soon.  Hope its true!

TDUBB1234
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IS this true that vvol is not supported on 7 mode anymore? We are running on 7 mode only and will not be upgrading to cluster mode. 

 

what options available?

paulstringfellow
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think it is only supported in cdot from the documentation i can find, no reference to supporting 7 mode unfortunately.

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