The Application Consistent Snapshots on IBM Storwize V7000/SVC Solution Guide details the steps used to configure application
consistent snapshots on the IBM Storwize V7000 storage system using the Granite Core snapshot scheduler.
This guide includes an introduction to SMI-S. The Storage Management Initiative Specifications (SMI-S) are the storage
management APIs that Granite Core uses to interact with the IBM Storwize V7000/SVC storage system.
This guide also provides a solution overview, describes the deployment requirements and detailed deployment steps.