Overview

This intermediate-level course introduces key concepts and techniques for protecting data on NetApp® ONTAP® based systems. You learn about the data protection solutions that are integrated in ONTAP software. You also learn about tools for managing ONTAP data protection features. In the hands-on exercises, you use ONTAP System Manager and the ONTAP CLI to perform key data protection tasks. This course is updated for ONTAP 9.12 software.

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Prerequisites

  • ONTAP Cluster Administration (3-day instructor-led course)
  • ONTAP Data Protection Fundamentals (eLearning)
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Delegates will learn how to

This course focuses on enabling you to do the following:

  • Describe and distinguish the data protection features in NetApp ONTAP software
  • Administer the correct ONTAP data protection feature to address your concern
  • Configure SnapMirror relationships for disaster recovery and data backup
  • Demonstrate SVM DR
  • Describe NDMP-enabled operations to back up NAS data to tape
  • Describe the cloud-based data protection solutions that complement your ONTAP based systems
  • Describe MetroCluster components and functionality
  • Describe SnapMirror Business Continuity components and functionality
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Outline

Module 1: Overview of ONTAP data protection

  • Data protection introduction
  • ONTAP data protection solutions
  • ONTAP management solutions

Module 2: SnapMirror Fundamentals

  • SnapMirror overview
  • Configuring SnapMirror relationships
  • Guidelines for Intercluster networking
  • Cluster and storage VM peering

Module 3: SnapMirror for disaster recovery and backup

  • SnapMirror for FlexVol volumes
  • SnapMirror configuration considerations
  • Using SnapMirror for volumes
  • Interaction between SnapMirror and other ONTAP features
  • S3 SnapMirror
  • FabricPool
  • Load-sharing mirrors
  • Addendum: SnapMirror and other data protection feature interaction

Module 4: SnapMirror Synchronous for disaster recovery

  • SnapMirror Synchronous
  • Configuring SnapMirror Synchronous
  • Additional SnapMirror Synchronous configuration

Module 5: Storage VM Disaster Recovery (SVM DR)

  • SVM DR introduction
  • SVM DR requirements and configuration
  • SVM data mobility

Module 6: ONTAP backup and archive solutions

  • NDMP fundamentals
  • NDMP topologies
  • NDMP management
  • Addendum: NetApp SnapCenter

Module 7: Cloud-based data protection

  • Cloud Volumes ONTAP
  • SnapMirror Cloud
  • Cloud Backup Service
  • ONTAP data protection with cloud volumes

Module 8: ONTAP business continuity solutions

  • MetroCluster fundamentals
  • MetroCluster operations
  • Consistency group management
  • SnapMirror Business Continuity introduction
  • SnapMirror Business Continuity configuration
  • Failover operations and failure scenarios
  • Addendum: SyncMirror feature
  • Configuring cluster peering and Storage VM peering
  • Using SnapMirror software to mirror FlexVol volumes
  • Performing SnapMirror disaster recovery
  • Configuring SnapMirror for unified replication
  • Restoring data from a Snapshot copy
  • Configuring a load-sharing mirror relationship
  • Configuring cluster and storage VM peering for a cascade relationship
  • Configuring a cascade relationship
  • Configuring a SnapMirror synchronous relationship
  • Configuring SVM DR
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