Xsan 2 Administrator Guide - Removing a SAN

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Removing a SAN

Follow these steps to take a SAN out of service, removing its metadata controllers,
clients, and volumes.


Removing a SAN destroys its volumes. Data stored on the volumes is no

longer available.

To remove a SAN:


If you want files located on the SAN volumes to be available after you remove the SAN,

back up the files.


Open Xsan Admin (in /Applications/Server/) and click Overview.


Choose Destroy SAN from the Action (gear) pop-up menu.