Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Community Helping Community

Announcing UCS Director Support for IBM Storwize V7000 Unified, SAN Volume Controller (SVC) and VersaStack


Cisco UCS Director team is pleased to announce the Support for IBM Storwize V7000 Unified, SAN Volume Controller (SVC) and VersaStack in Cisco UCS Director with release.

Cisco UCS Director delivers unified management and orchestration for the industry’s leading converged infrastructure solutions that are based on Cisco Unified Computing System (Cisco UCS) and Cisco Nexus. Cisco UCS Director extends the unification of compute, network, and storage layers through Cisco UCS to provide data center professionals with single pane-of-glass management and storage solution choice. Cisco UCS Director supports converged infrastructure solutions, including VersaStack, NetApp FlexPod™ and FlexPod Express, EMC VSPEX and VCE Vblock™.

Key Features and Use-Cases

  • Discovery and Inventory of V7000 Unified, V7000 Block and SVC accounts. VersaStack POD creation.
  • Orchestration and Provisioning – Tasks to configure Drives, Create/Remove Mdisks, Add/Modify/Delete Volumes, Map/Unmap Volumes to host etc.
  • Monitoring and Reporting of Disks, Mdisks, Storage Pools etc
  • Out of the box Workflows :- Datastore Workflows for File and Block, Thin block datastore to ESXi, NFS datastore to ESXi, Compressed NFS datastore to ESXi, Thin NFS datastore to ESXi.
  • VM and Bare-Metal Provisioning

Additional Resources:


1 Comment


great news about IBM storage available in Director.

For me, It not clear why other Storwize model (V3700 and V5000) are not on list. Whole storwize family has same code so for Cisco/IBM it should not be problem to verify and certify functionality with these models also.



CreatePlease to create content
Content for Community-Ad
FusionCharts will render here
This widget could not be displayed.