VMware vVol physical size and logical size

HPE SSMC reports the physical size and logical size of VMware vVols on the Storage Containers screen, detail pane VMware vVols view.

The physical size of a VMware vVol represents the storage space used on physical drives in the storage system. The physical size is a best estimate when certain space saving technologies are used. The logical size is the size that VMware ESXi requested when creating the VMware vVol.