Configuration

NetApp Protecting SVM Root Volume

For any data Storage Virtual Machines (SVMs) that have a namespace (CIFS and/or NFSv3), it is recommended to protect the SVM root volume.  This is not required for SAN based (FC or iSCSI only). There are two ways to accomplish this:  Data Protection Mirrors (DP) or...

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NetApp DNS Delegation

DNS Delegation Load Balancing Steps The following is based on How to set up DNS load balancing in clustered Data ONTAP To use DNS Zones you must configure your DNS server to delegate DNS authority for the subdomain to the SVM. Besides giving the least used LIF,...

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NetApp ONTAP Default Export Policy

The following is a basic “default” export-policy rule for SVMs that have a namespace (NAS only). The rule will prevent writing to the root volume but allow reading and traversing it to the junction. Policy Name: default Rule Index: 1 Access Protocol: nfs Client Match...

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NetApp Selective LUN Mapping

The following is based on Selective LUN Map. Additional information can be viewed at FAQ: Selective LUN mapping. Selective LUN Map (SLM) reduces the number of paths from the host to the LUN. With SLM, when a new LUN map is created, the LUN is accessible only through...

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