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How to enable Full Disk Encryption on a pre-existing volume configuration on E-Series storage systems

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Applies to

  • SANtricity Storage Manager


This article describes the procedure to enable the FDE premium feature and to secure drives, even after a logical configuration has been set. This will work on volume groups and disk pools.

Before following these steps, even if the Full Disk Encryption premium feature key is enabled, the option to select 'secure drives' will be grayed out and cannot be used.

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