Planning for transition

Before copying data from 7-Mode volumes to clustered ONTAP volumes, you must understand when to use SnapMirror to perform the transition and review the information for supported 7-Mode versions and supported volumes for transition. You must also be aware of certain transition considerations.

You should review the Release Notes for the transition target release in case there are any transition issues.

ONTAP 9 Release Notes

SnapMirror relationships between 7-Mode and clustered ONTAP volumes are supported in the following releases:

You can use SnapMirror to transition data in the following scenarios: