You can gather a great deal of information about your storage environment using a tool from IBM: devscan. Devscan is free, and it’s available from the AIX Support Center Tools web page. The devscan tool can be run on any AIX host as well as on the Virtual I/O Server (VIOS). The tool gathers its data from the Storage Area Network (SAN) or the Device Driver. If you use devscan’s default settings, it’s unable to make changes on the SAN or on the host, which makes it safe ...

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