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Data ONTAP 8

8.1 Cluster-Mode Documentation

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For a list of hardware platforms supported in this release, see the Release Notes in the table below. See the Clustered Data ONTAP Storage Platform Mixing Rules for supported options when combining different models of storage platforms in clustered Data ONTAP. For all other hardware documents, see Products A to Z Page.

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Release Notes
Part No. 215-06502_A0_ur002
Provides the most up-to-date information about Data ONTAP 8.1 running on clustered NetApp systems. PDF
Antivirus Protection Management Guide
Part No. 215-06861_A0
Describes how to set up and manage antivirus protection on NetApp systems running with Data ONTAP Cluster-Mode. PDF
Block Access Management Guide for iSCSI and FC
Part No. 215-06825_A0
Describes how to configure and manage the iSCSI, FCoE, and FC protocols for NetApp Cluster-Mode SAN environments. PDF
Commands: Manual Page Reference
Part No. 215-06504_A0
Lists and explains the use of Data ONTAP 8.1 Cluster-Mode commands. PDF
Data Protection Guide
Part No. 215-06860_A0
Describes how to manage your back up and recover data on clustered NetApp systems with Data ONTAP. PDF
Data Protection Tape Backup and Recovery Guide
Part No. 215-06512_A0
Describes how to back up and recover data using Data ONTAP Cluster-Mode tape backup and recovery features. PDF
Documentation Map
Part No. 215-06505_A0
Provides documentation and other sources of information that address the major tasks that you can perform with a storage system running Data ONTAP 8.1 Cluster-Mode. PDF
Express Setup Guide for Cluster-Mode SAN on 32xx Systems
Part No. 215-06529_A0
Describes how to quickly rack, cable, initially configure, and test a four-node Data ONTAP 8.1 SAN configuration for Cluster-Mode on 32xx systems. PDF
Express Setup Guide for Cluster-Mode SAN on 62xx Systems
Part No. 215-06528_A0
Describes how to complete the initial mounting, cabling, and typical configuration of a Cluster-Mode SAN configuration using Data ONTAP 8.1 software and 62xx controllers. PDF
Fibre Channel and iSCSI Configuration Guide
Part No. 215-06750_A0
Describes supported FC, iSCSI, and FCoE topologies for connecting host computers to storage controllers running Data ONTAP 8.1 Cluster-Mode. PDF
File Access and Protocols Management Guide
Part No. 215-06503_A0
Describes how to manage file access on NetApp systems with CIFS and NFS protocols. PDF
High-Availability Configuration Guide
Part No. 215-06506_A0
Describes the installation and management of high-availability configurations in Cluster-Mode, including the storage failover commands. PDF
Logical Storage Management Guide
Part No. 215-06508_B0
How to efficiently manage logical storage resources on NetApp systems running Data ONTAP Cluster-Mode, using volumes, FlexClone volumes, files and LUNs, deduplication, compression, qtrees, and quotas. PDF
Network Management Guide
Part No. 215-06507_A0
Describes how to configure and manage networks for storage systems running Data ONTAP 8.1 Cluster-Mode PDF
Part No. 215-06231_A0
Provides copyright and license information on third-party products used in Data ONTAP 8.1. PDF
Physical Storage Management Guide
Part No. 215-06509_A0
How to manage physical storage resources on NetApp systems running Data ONTAP Cluster-Mode, using disks, RAID groups, and aggregates. PDF
Remote Support Agent Cluster-Mode User Guide
Part No. 215-06225_A0
The Remote Support Agent is a remote diagnostics data collector that is embedded directly into the NetApp storage controller. PDF
Software Setup Guide
Part No. 215-06510_A0
Describes how to use Data ONTAP Cluster-Mode to set up and configure NetApp systems. PDF
System Administration Guide
Part No. 215-06511_A0
Describes general system administration for NetApp systems running Data ONTAP 8.1 Cluster-Mode. PDF
Upgrade and Revert/Downgrade Guide
Part No. 215-06513_A0
Describes how to upgrade to the latest version of Data ONTAP 8.1 Cluster-Mode software and presents information you need to consider before doing so. Also describes considerations and procedures for reverting software to a version in an earlier release family or downgrading it to an earlier release in the same release family. PDF
V-Series: Installation Requirements and Reference Guide
Part No. 210-05309_A0
Provides requirements for setting up a V-Series system with any storage array and quick start installation instructions. PDF
Vserver Administrator Capabilities Overview Guide
Part No. 215-06514_A0
Describes the capabilities of a Vserver administrator to administer Vservers (virtual storage systems) in the Data ONTAP 8.1 Cluster-Mode. PDF

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