Adding a custom WFS/HNAS data migration rule

Data Migrator Administration Guide for Hitachi NAS Platform

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Use the Add Data Migration Rule page to name, define, and add data migration rules using rule syntax. Rules can be built with a series of INCLUDE and EXCLUDE statements. Each of these statements can contain a number of expressions specifying the type of files and the conditions under which they will be migrated.


  1. Navigate to Home > Storage Management > Data Migration Rules and then click add to display the Add Data Migration Rule page:

    The following table describes the fields in this page.

    Item/Field Description
    Name Enter a name for the new rule. The rule name can include only alphanumeric characters, hyphens, and underscores.
    Description Enter a description of what the rule does.
    Type Click the WFS/HNAS or Cloud option, as appropriate.
    Case-sensitive pattern checks To specify case-sensitive rule checking, select this check box.
    Rule Definition Insert the syntax for the data migration rule.
  2. Verify your settings, then click OK to save the rule, or click cancel to decline.