Once metrics have been captured, analysis can now be performed by running one of 20 different built-in reports. Reports can also be exported in many different formats including PDF, HTML, MHT, RTF, XLS, XLSX, CSV, text and several image formats (BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF, EMF, and WMF), for long term historical analysis.
Chargeback: Keeping track of who uses what
To help allocate costs, especially in private cloud and hosted cloud services, SANsymphony generates reports quantifying the storage resources consumed by specific hosts or groups of hosts.
The reports tally several parameters including: