About this Course

Duration 5 Days

This course combines Clustered Data ONTAP Administration and Installation Workshop into a one-week training on data management & Hands On Installation. Lecture and hands-on exercises are used to teach you to configure and manage a Data ONTAP® 8.3 cluster and explain the architecture of Data ONTAP. This course also prepares you to deliver clustered Data ONTAP® system installation services in a way that meets NetApp® quality standards and uses NetApp best practices.


  • Clustered Data ONTAP Fundamentals
  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8.3 Update Curriculum
  • Clustered Data ONTAP 8.3 New Features
  • What’s New in Data ONTAP 8.2 Licensing

Who should attend?

  • NetApp and partner Professional Services engineers who are responsible for system administration and installation

Delegates will learn how to

  • Identify the various components of a Data ONTAP storage environment
  • Install and perform the setup configuration of Data ONTAP
  • Perform basic administration on a storage system
  • Explain and configure physical and logical storage
  • Identify and configure client protocols
  • Describe Snapshot copies and space consumption in Data ONTAP
  • Discuss backup methods that are available in Data ONTAP
  • Examine upgrade methods of Data ONTAP
  • Describe NetApp core data protection technology solutions that are supported in Data ONTAP
  • Protect and retrieve data with NetApp snapshot and replication mechanisms
  • Ensure business continuity for data
  • Use NetApp OnCommand portfolio to monitor and protect data using Data ONTAP
  • Complete pre-installation tasks
  • Explain clustered Data ONTAP terminology
  • List the cluster cabling options and restrictions
  • Install and update cluster and management switches
  • Install, configure, and test a two-node switched cluster
  • Provide a customer with the appropriate information when you are handing off a system

5 Days


This is a QA approved partner course

Delivery Method

Delivery method


Face-to-face learning in the comfort of our quality nationwide centres, with free refreshments and Wi-Fi.

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Online booking is currently not available for this course, to find out more please call us on 0113 220 7150 or email us at info@qa.com to discuss how we can help.

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