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Status Future consideration
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 7, 2024

Accuracy of Spectrum control summary overall storage usage , it didnt show sum up virtual capacity of SGC volumes

Spectrum Control is not accurate enought.

DS8K business today is very often using the SGC Backup as  majors tactics to protect against cyber threats.

Would be very very valuable to have this storage capacity easy to  be followed up from a simple GUI  reading ( avoiding doing path and other excel tricks to have a basic indicators that can lead to stuck  unit situation  if the total amount of theorical and usable  storage is overtook. 

increasing  virtual capacity without control , can leud into this above situation 

Idea priority High