Table of ContentsView in Frames

How volume SnapMirror works with data compression

Because volume SnapMirror operates at the physical block level, when data compression is enabled on the source storage system, the data remains compressed when it is replicated to the destination storage system. This operation can significantly reduce the amount of required network bandwidth during replication.

When using volume SnapMirror with data compression, you must observe the following guidelines:

For more information about volume SnapMirror, see the Data ONTAP Data Protection Online Backup and Recovery Guide for 7-Mode.