Accelerated NCDA Boot Camp Data ONTAP 7.3

5 Day Course
Hands On
Official NetApp Curriculum

This course has been retired. Please view currently available NetApp Training Courses.


Course Objectives (12 topics)

  • Identify the appropriate server environment for your storage system to support Windows clients
  • Configure, administer and troubleshoot a storage system in a CIFS environment including creating and managing shares, users, groups and sessions
  • Explain NFS protocol versions and NFS Implementation criteria
  • Configure and administer the client/server in an NFS environment stating the rules for exporting resources and explain the /etc/ exports access
  • Collect and analyze performance data to assist with troubleshooting storage system hardware, operating systems, network connections, NFS configuration files and options
  • Define the components of a SAN environment and how LUNs relate to the storage system
  • Describe factors affecting the LUN size, create and manage LUNs on a storage controller for both Windows and UNIX hosts
  • Explain FC and IP SAN multipathing options for Windows and UNIX operating systems and how to troubleshoot common SAN issues
  • Explain the concept of Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) Configure, administer, list best practices and perform troubleshooting for SnapRestore, Asychronous and Synchronous SnapMirror, SyncMirror, SnapVault, OSSV and SnapLock, LockVault
  • Use NDMP to archive data
  • Define, configure and administer the NetApp High Availability solutions: active-active configuration, MetroCluster, Stretch MetroCluster, Fiber-Attached MetroCluster
  • Articulate best practices when deploying active-active configurations


- Data ONTAP Fundamentals - 3 years of experience in a storage related function, such as Storage Administrator, or Field Engineer Storage specialist - 6 months experience with NetApp Storage solutions

Additional Learning

The courses below may help you meet the knowledge level required to take this course.

  • NetApp Data OnTap 7.3 Fundamentals

    5 Day OnTap Course which covers the basic administration topics on NetApp Storage appliances running the Data OnTap Operating System.

    5 Day Course Hands On Training Official Curriculum Course Code NA-DOTF
    Classroom Virtual Classroom Private Group - Virtual Self-Paced Online

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