Verifying that aggregates are online

ONTAP Cloud aggregates must be online before you update the software. Aggregates should be online in most configurations, but if they are not, then you should bring them online.

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These steps describe how to use System Manager for ONTAP Cloud 9.0 and later.


  1. In the working environment, click the menu icon, and then click Advanced > Advanced allocation.
  2. Select an aggregate, click Info, and then verify that the state is online.

    Screen shot: Shows the State field when you view information for an aggregate.

  3. If the aggregate is offline, use System Manager to bring the aggregate online:
    1. Log in to System Manager.
    2. Click Hardware and Diagnostics > Aggregates.
    3. Select the aggregate, and then click Status > Online.