About zone sets

A zone set is a set of zones you can configure all zones on a SAN manager by activating a zone set from the SAN manager. HPE OneView modifies the active zone set when performing zoning or alias configuration. Zone sets are not exposed in HPE OneView.

Active zone set

The zone set currently enforced by the fabric.

Inactive zone set

The inactive zone sets for the SAN. Only one zone set can be activate at a time.

SAN manager

Term for Inactive zone set


Standby zone set


Local zone set

Brocade (BNA)

Zone configurations