Following syntax is used for creating storage group:
CREATE STOGROUP storage-group-name VOLUMES (volume-id,…) or VOLUMES (*) VCAT catalog-name DATACLAS dc-name MGMTCLAS mc-name STORCLAS sc-name
VOLUMES: Defines the volumes of the storage group.
(*) indicates that SMS (Storage Management Subsystem) will manage the volumes to be used.
VCAT: Identifies the integrated catalog facility catalog for the storage group.
DATACLAS: Identifies the name of the SMS data class to associate with the storage group.
MGMTCLAS: Identifies the name of the SMS management class to associate with storage group.
STORCLAS: Identifies the name of the SMS storage class to associate with the storage group.
Create a storage group, DSN8G910, of volumes ABC005 and DEF008. DSNCAT is the integrated catalog facility catalog name.
CREATE STOGROUP DSN8G910 VOLUMES (ABC005,DEF008) VCAT DSNCAT;
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