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209 VOTE
Status Future consideration
Workspace ESS
Created by Guest
Created on Dec 5, 2023

mmrestorefs into REST API.

The proper long term solution is to request a new feature to implement 'mmrestorefs' into REST API.

Idea priority High
  • Guest
    Dec 8, 2023

    A few more enhancement will help Scale armed with more flexibility for users who require complex data protocol and especially secure operational environment under high resiliency and availability.

  • Guest
    Dec 8, 2023

    IBM Storage Scale now became the #1 parallel file system that has been driving IBM Scale System to top market leading Software Defined Solution. Hundreds of Peta bytes of clients unconstructured data are run on the Scale and Scale system connected with SuperPod, general GPU Clusters, fast NAS system and Cloud as well.

  • Guest
    Dec 7, 2023

    There is a need for some additional improvements in recovery function, reuesting for a REST API for snapshot recovery built into Scale software. Pls note- Currently Scale provides similar functionality, the mmxcp API and the CLI of mmrecoverfs, but mmrecverfs API will be the best

    The development of this API will bring a positive impact on improving functionality for all customers who are using Scale