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Managing storage systems

On the NetApp Support Site, you can find documentation about performing daily management tasks, such as managing storage resources and data, setting up and managing file access protocols, managing systems in a high-availability configuration, and managing one or more storage systems running Data ONTAP by using a graphical user interface.

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  • Access methods
  • Role-based access control
  • Basic administration
  • AutoSupport
Data ONTAP System Administration Guide for 7-Mode
  • Managing systems in a high-availability (HA pair) configuration
Data ONTAP High Availability and MetroCluster Configuration Guide for 7-Mode
  • Managing storage resources by using aggregates and RAID groups
  • Managing and provisioning data by using volumes, qtrees, and quotas
  • Increasing storage efficiency by using deduplication and compression
Data ONTAP Storage Management Guide for 7-Mode
  • Managing storage efficiency technologies
Data ONTAP Storage Efficiency Management Guide for 7-Mode
  • Setting up and managing file access by using the NFS, CIFS, HTTP, FTP, and WebDAV protocols
Data ONTAP File Access and Protocols Management Guide for 7-Mode
  • Using the following data protection features of Data ONTAP:
    • Snapshot technology
    • SnapMirror
    • SnapVault
    • SyncMirror
    • The vol copy command
    • Antivirus protection
Data ONTAP Data Protection Online Backup and Recovery Guide for 7-Mode
  • Data protection using tape devices
Data ONTAP Data Protection Tape Backup and Recovery Guide for 7-Mode
  • Setting up, configuring, and managing vFiler units with the MultiStore software
Data ONTAP MultiStore Management Guide for 7-Mode
  • Configuring and managing iSCSI, FCoE, and FC protocols for clustered SAN environments, including configuration of LUNs, igroups, and targets.
Data ONTAP SAN Administration Guide for 7-Mode (formerly Data ONTAP 7-Mode Block Access Management Guide for iSCSI and FC)
  • Archiving and protecting data for compliance purposes
Data ONTAP Archive and Compliance Management Guide for 7-Mode
  • The Data ONTAP commands documented in manual (man) pages
  • Data ONTAP Commands: Manual Page Reference for 7-Mode, Volume 1
  • Data ONTAP Commands: Manual Page Reference for 7-Mode, Volume 2
  • Managing one or more storage systems from a graphical user interface
  • OnCommand System Manager Quick Start Guide
  • OnCommand System Manager Help
  • OnCommand Unified Manager Operations Manager Administration Guide
  • OnCommand Unified Manager Administration Guide