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Clustered Data ONTAP 8.3 Administration (D8CADM)

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Who should attend

This course is designed for anyone who needs to install, configure, and/or administer Data ONTAP 8.3 clusters.


It is required that students have a working knowledge of SAN and NAS concepts.

Course Objectives

Data ONTAP 8.3 is the next generation data storage operating system from NetApp. It combines the stability of Data ONTAP 7G with the cutting-edge scalable clustering of Data ONTAP GX. In this course, you will learn the evolution of Data ONTAP clustering, understand the benefits of the product, be able to explain the architecture and functionality of a Data ONTAP cluster, and be able to install, configure, manage, and troubleshoot Data ONTAP clusters.

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • List the benefits of Data ONTAP and explain its two modes of operation
  • Enumerate and describe the steps for setting up a cluster
  • Manage the various failover capabilities of a cluster
  • Identify the networking components and networking features of a cluster
  • Diagram the architecture of the internals and externals of a cluster
  • Manage NFS and CIFS in a cluster
  • Administer mirroring and data protection for a cluster
  • Perform basic troubleshooting of a cluster
  • Explain the notification capabilities of a cluster
  • Describe the characteristics of a cluster that affect its performance
  • Add controllers to a cluster

Follow On Courses

Classroom Training

Duration 3 days

Price (excl. tax)
  • Germany: 2,700.- €
  • Switzerland: Fr. 2,970.-
  • NetApp Training Units: 36 NTU
incl. catering
Catering includes:

  • Coffee, Tea, Juice, Water, Soft drinks
  • Pastry and Sweets
  • Bread
  • Fresh fruits
  • Lunch in a nearby restaurant

* Catering information only valid for courses delivered by Fast Lane.

Digital courseware Dates and Booking
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11/12/2017 - 13/12/2017 Frankfurt Course language: English
14/08/2017 - 16/08/2017 Zurich
11/09/2017 - 13/09/2017 Zurich
09/10/2017 - 11/10/2017 Zurich
06/11/2017 - 08/11/2017 Zurich
11/12/2017 - 13/12/2017 Zurich