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Can existing SnapLock Volumes be converted to FlexGroup to extend their limits?

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Applies to

  • ONTAP 9.11.1+
  • SnapLock
  • FlexGroup

Answer

  • Yes, this is possible since ONTAP 9.11.1 Flexgroup added the Snaplock Support
  • Please keep in mind that FlexGroup will not be able to rebalance any WORM file, so you might not get all performance advantages of FlexGroup
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