IBM SVC , Zoning , Storage - How to identify Storage IO Port on the storage

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Hi, I am doing zoning and find difficulty in finding correct IO group on storage both direct and throgh SVC , i am working with IBM FC SAN DS8700 . Please help me with commands and concept .  

I hope u understand my question for e.g

zonecreate zonename ," hostname;StorageIOport1;StorageIOport2

i need to know how to find correct StorageIOport1;StorageIOport2

Thanks please let me know if need more info
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alishow StorageIOport1

alias: StorageIOport1
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Will give you the WWPN of the port on the IBM storage, can't remember how to look up that WWPN on the DS to show which port it is physically.

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