- Management and multipathing software to automatically balance I/O loads and provide seamless failover/recovery and advanced monitoring. https://store.emc.com/Product-Family/POWERPATH-PRODUCTS/Dell-EMC-PowerPath-Data-Protection-Software/p/EMC-SPEC-SOFT-001-1Q13-0052
Product Data Sheet
Dell EMC VMAX
Dell EMC Unity
Dell EMC XtremIO
Dell SC Series
Supported Operating Systems
Required Disk Space
Installation Directory (the default is /opt) 40 MB
Root file system 30 MB
/usr 12 MB
/var 1 MB
- EMC PowerPath/VE for VMware vSphere - Best Practices Planning. This White Paper provides an overview of EMC PowerPath/VE, a path management solution for VMware vSphere that provides the highest level of dynamic load balancing, path failover, path restoration, path testing, and automated performance optimization.
- EMC PowerPath Load Balancing and Failover - Comparison with Native MPIO OS Solutions. This White Paper explains how PowerPath's optimization policies enhance I/O throughput and ensure fast and non-disruptive path failover and failback.
EMC PowerPath Resource Library
Access analyst reports, white papers, community forums, worksheets, tools, and more for the EMC PowerPath products.
- PowerPath/VE for VMware Support Site
- PowerPath for Windows Support Site
- PowerPath for AIX Support Site
- PowerPath for HP-UX Support Site
- PowerPath for Linux Support Site
- PowerPath for Solaris Support Site
|EMC PowerPath Migration Enabler (included with PowerPath)||Perform data migrations to and from any network or EMC and qualified non-EMC storage without application downtime|
|Automate and optimize data path pools to ensure application availability and performance in virtual environments|
|Automate data path management, failover and recovery, and optimize load balancing to ensure application availability and performance|
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|Management Services||Help manage infrastructure operations to supplement knowledge, expertise, and resource gaps. Services may include: Transitional and Operational Residencies, Data Erasure and Disk Retention, Storage and Remote Managed Services, Secure Remote Support, as well as Personalized Support Services and Out-Tasking Services.|
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