Modifying ONTAP Cloud write speed

When you launched your ONTAP Cloud instance, you enabled either normal or high write speed. You can change the write speed setting if your needs change.

Before you begin

You should understand the difference between normal and high write speeds and the risks and recommendations when using high write speed.

Choosing a write speed

About this task


  1. Go to the Working Environments page, and then select your working environment from the Visual View.
  2. On the right of the page, click either Normal Write Speed or High Write Speed.
    The following image shows a working environment that is currently enabled for normal write speed:

    Screen shot: Shows the Normal Write Speed option available on the Working Environments page.

  3. Select either Normal or High, and then click Save.
  4. Read the confirmation dialog box, and then click Proceed.


Cloud Manager restarts the ONTAP Cloud system with the new write speed setting.