VXVM 6.1 – How to create Veritas Volume using Vxassist, with the combination of different SAN Storage?

vxvm-how-toBelow Example creates a volume using any combination of EMC and HITACHI disks that are in disk group dg1:
# vxassist -g dg1 make vol1 100m select:vendor=HITACHI,vendor=EMC
 
Below Example creates a volume using HITACHI disks of protection type Raid5 that are in disk group dg2:
# vxassist -g dg2 make vol2 100m confine:protection=Raid5,vendor=HITACHI
Below  example creates a volume on HITACHI disks, and mirrors it across the locations building1 and building2:
# vxassist -g dg1 make vol 100m mirror=location select:vendor=HITACHI,location=building1,location=building2
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  1. September 18, 2015

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