Planning for Pure Storage
PowerVC supports Pure Storage as an integrated driver. You can now add a Pure Storage driver by using the GUI and work with it.
Before working with Pure Storage
|Ensure that all host requirements are met.||See Hosts.
Verify that your PowerVM® host and Fibre Channel card firmware are at the current levels, and update them if necessary.
|Ensure that all system requirements for using the Pure Storage driver are met.||See the Pure storage page in the OpenStack website for details.|
|Ensure that Pure ODM file is installed.||See Install Pure ODM file for details.|
Virtual machine snapshot / restore and retype of volume are not supported.