Solution Overview

Pure Storage's FlashArray is a Unified Storage Platform offering Block and File Services. In 6.3.x of the Purity//FA Operating System, Pure adds File Replication to the feature list which now makes this offering a complete solution for Enterprises looking to adopt Pure's simple to use and reliable platform for their NAS needs.

Pure Storage's FlashArray File Services has matured over the last couple of releases and now supports replication to another FlashArray target. In this lab, you will walk through the simple configuration to setup and configure FA Files on a FlashArray along with setting up replication to a second FlashArray. Finally, you will go through some DR scenarios to see how simple it is to failover and fail back your file shares.

Lab Diagram