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ONTAP SMB Administration (CIFSAD) Training


ONTAP SMB Administration (CIFSAD) Training is a 1-day training course that broadens the CIFS info present in the ONTAP Cluster Administration course.

  • Category : NetApp

Course Price : $900 Per Participant

Course Description

ONTAP SMB Administration (CIFSAD) Training is a 1-day training course that broadens the CIFS info present in the ONTAP Cluster Administration course.

The training course at Microtek Learning mainly concentrates on allowing you to review and explore SMB 3. x and the characteristics of ONTAP 9 software that supports the SMB protocol.

Hands-on labs are completed with ONTAP 9 software. The course is for professionals who execute SMB solutions who use NetApp storage systems and need a broad knowledge of performance and protocols in a clustered Data ONTAP environment.

Prerequisites include knowledge of ONTAP Cluster Administration and Data Protection Bundle (ONTAP 9.6) (CDOTDP9), Familiarity with Microsoft Windows Server 2012, Familiarity with UNIX and Linux operating systems, and Familiarity with Microsoft Active Directory.  

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What you will learn

  • green-tick Explaining the SMB and CIFS protocols.
  • green-tick Demonstrating about Microsoft Windows PowerShell CLI.
  • green-tick Configuring SMB characteristics by utilizing ONTAP 9 software.
  • green-tick Creating and managing SMB sessions and shares.
  • green-tick Securing SMB sessions.
  • green-tick Configuring ONTAP for multi-protocols data access.
  • green-tick Discussing about SMB advanced phase's likewise symbolic links and auditing.
  • green-tick Discussing about SMB developed topics likewise BranchCache, group policy, automatic home shares, widelinks and opportunistic locks (oplocks).


Learners should complete the following prerequisite before enrolling in this training course:-

  • ONTAP Cluster Administration ONTAP 9.6 ONTAP9ADM.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Server 2012.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Active Directories.

Who should attend this course?

This training is recommended for channel partners and engineers. However, professionals working as NetApp customers can also enroll.


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  • Data fabric
  • Data fabric layers
  • CIFS and SMB protocols
  • NT LAN manager
  • Kerberos authentication
  • Active Directory
  • Workgroup environments
  • NetApp PowerShell toolkit
  • SMB implementation
  • Licensing CIFS
  • SVM for SMB access
  • FlexVol volumes
  • DNS entries for the SVM
  • SMB share access
  • SMB share
  • Creating a share
  • Client access
  • SMB automatic referrals
  • SMB sessions
  • Session administration
  • SMB encryption
  • Offline folders
  • Offloaded data transfer
  • Share permission administration
  • Access-based enumeration
  • Dynamic access control
  • File blocking policies
  • Local users
  • Workgroup authentication
  • Multiprotocol access
  • Microsoft opportunistic Lock (oplock) features
  • Automatic home share
  • Group policy object (GPO)
  • Symlinks
  • Widelinks
  • Install NetApp PowerShell Toolkit and configure for use
  • Create a Storage Virtual Machine (SVM) and configure it for SMB access
  • Create an SMB share, connect to the share from your Windows client, and manage SMB sessions
  • Create a domain user, restrict share-level permissions
  • Create a local user group and give share-level permissions
  • Create a multiprotocol configuration and enable a root Linux user to be mapped to the Windows domain administrator
  • Configure home directories and symbolic links on the SVM
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      Duration: 1 Day

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