Deciding whether to use the Data Protection Power Guide

This guide describes how to manage Snapshot copies on a local ONTAP system, and how to replicate Snapshot copies to a remote system using SnapMirror. You can replicate Snapshot copies for disaster recovery or long-term retention.

Note: The Data Protection Power Guide replaces the Data Protection Using SnapMirror and SnapVault Guide.

You should use this guide under the following circumstances:

If you want to quickly perform volume backup and recovery using best practices, you should choose among the following documentation:

If you require additional configuration or conceptual information, you should choose among the following documentation: