Configure default I/O optimization settings

You can configure default I/O optimization settings.


  1. Click File System > Storage Pools > File Pool Policies.
  2. In the File Pool Policies tab, next to Default Policy in the list, click View/Edit.
    The View Default Policy Details dialog box is displayed.
  3. Click Edit Policy.
    The Edit Default Policy Details dialog box is displayed.
  4. In the Apply SmartPools Actions to Selected Files section, under I/O Optimization Settings,choose the settings that you want to apply as the default for Write Performance and Data Access Pattern.
  5. Click Save Changes, and then click Close.


The next time the SmartPools job runs, the settings that you selected are applied to any file that is not covered by another file pool policy.