This web-based course describes the features and benefits of the NetApp® ONTAP® 9 data management software. The course enables you to explain the architecture and functionality of SAN protocols. Also, the course will introduce basic administration, configuration, and management of SAN protocols. The ONTAP SAN Fundamentals course was written for SAN administrators of any experience level.
This course focuses on enabling you to do the following:
- Describe how ONTAP provides block access to a host
- Explain how SANs use the iSCSI, FC, and FCoE protocols to transport data between a host and storage system
- List the steps that are required to access a LUN in a storage virtual machine (SVM) from the host
- Describe multipathing between the host and a cluster
ONTAP Cluster Fundamentals and a basic knowledge of storage area networking.