Creating a New Storage Pool

You can configure a new storage pool after setting up the new nodes in the CommCell.

Before You Begin

Deploy and setup the new nodes as described in Deploying HyperScale X Appliance


  1. Launch the Command Center as described in Launching the Command Center.
  2. From the navigation, click Storage > HyperScale.

    The HyperScale page appears.

  3. From the right corner click Add.

    The Add HyperScale dialog box appears.

  4. In the Name box, type a name for the Storage Pool. Do not use special characters in the storage pool name.
  5. From the Nodes list, click and select the nodes that must be added in the storage pool..

    Note: The Nodes list contains a list of disks with the Linux MediaAgent and Storage Pool packages that are not yet configured.

  6. Click Save.


The new storage pool is saved and listed in the HyperScale page.

What to Do Next

After creating a Storage Pool, you can associate it with a Plan. For information on plans, see Plans.

Last modified: 7/13/2020 7:45:09 PM