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Ways to set up version-flexible SnapMirror relationships

You can set up version-flexible SnapMirror relationships to optimize the number of Snapshot copies that you need for your application.

You can set up version-flexible SnapMirror relationships to retain the Snapshot copies that you want to retain by creating policies and rules that transfer and keep combinations of SnapMirror-created and user-created Snapshot copies. Because of the flexibility that version-flexible SnapMirror relationships gives you, you can set up a relationship to transfer and retain Snapshot copies according to your application. The following are some examples of useful applications that demonstrate this flexibility: