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Understanding predefined efficiency policies

Starting with Data ONTAP 8.3, you can configure a volume with efficiency policies to achieve additional space savings. You can configure a volume to run inline compression without a scheduled or manually started background efficiency operation configured on the volume.

When you create a Storage Virtual Machine (SVM), the following efficiency policies are created automatically and cannot be deleted:

For more information about the inline-only and default efficiency policies, see the man pages.