Data ONTAP CIFS Administration

( Duration: 2 Days )

The Data ONTAP CIFS Administration training course demonstrates how to administer SMB version 1.0, 2.0, and 2.1 in Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode and SMB version 1.0, 2.0, 2.1, and 3.0 in clustered Data ONTAP.

By attending Data ONTAP CIFS Administration workshop, Participants will learn to:

  • Define and describe CIFS protocol versions
  • Describe configuration in Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode
  • Describe configuration in clustered Data ONTAP
  • Use the Data ONTAP PowerShell Toolkit to write PowerShell scripts
  • Configure home directories with the Data ONTAP operating system
  • Work with symbolic links and widelinks
  • Configure Dynamic Access Control
  • Review performance management for CIFS environments
  • Detail troubleshooting techniques for NetApp storage systems and clients who use the CIFS protocol

Attending the following course/s or equivalent knowledge:

This course is intended for those who provide support and administration for a CIFS environment on NetApp storage systems running the Data ONTAP operating system.



Server Message Block Overview

  • SMB Features
  • SMB Environments

SMB Setup

  • SMB Implementation
  • Configuration Results for Data ONTAP 7-Mode

Shares and Sessions

  • Share Administration
  • Client Share Access
  • Session Management
  • Working with Shares

Access Control

  • Authentication
  • Multiprotocol Administration

Advance Topics

  • Oplocks
  • BranchCache
  • Auditing
  • Home Directory Shares
  • Group Policy
  • Symbolic and Wide Links

PowerShell and the Data ONTAP PowerShell Toolkit


Performance and Basic Troubleshooting

  • Factors that affect CIFS Performance
  • Collecting statistics on Data ONTAP
  • Collecting statistics from the Windows Client
  • Troubleshooting the Windows Client
  • Authentication Scenario
  • Network
  • Persistent Handle State

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