Cluster

You can use these API calls to manage ONTAP clusters and the related resources.

Capacity pools

The capacity pools licensing model allows you to license storage capacity for each cluster node from a shared pool. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

Chassis

The chassis is the hardware framework supporting a cluster. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6.

Clusters

An ONTAP cluster contains one or more nodes and the related configuration settings which define the storage system. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6.

Firmware

You can retrieve a history of the firmware update requests. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

Jobs

Asynchronous REST API requests are performed using a background task anchored by a job. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6.

License managers

You can manage configuration and other information related to each license manager instance associated with an ONTAP cluster. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

Licenses

The licenses allow you to implement specific ONTAP features and functionality. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6.

License instance

Each license can be managed as a separate package. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6.

Mediators

You can manage the mediator associated with MetroCluster, including adding or removing the mediator instance. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

MetroCluster

You can create and manage a MetroCluster deployment, including executing switchover or switchback operations. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

MetroCluster diagnostics

You can perform a diagnostic operation on a MetroCluster deployment and retrieve the results. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

MetroCluster DR groups

You can perform operations related to the MetroCluster DR groups. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

MetroCluster interconnects

You can retrieve the MetroCluster interconnect status. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

MetroCluster nodes

You can retrieve the status of the individual nodes in a MetroCluster deployment. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

MetroCluster operations

You can retrieve a list of the recently executed operations for a MetroCluster configuration. This resource type is new with ONTAP 9.8.

Nodes

ONTAP clusters are composed of one or more nodes. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6 and updated with ONTAP 9.8.

NTP keys

The Network Time Protocol (NTP) can be configured to use shared private keys between ONTAP and trusted external NTP time servers. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.7.

NTP server

You can use these API calls to configure the ONTAP Network Time Protocol settings, including the external NTP servers and keys. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.7.

Peers

The peer objects represent endpoints and support the cluster peering relationships. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6.

Schedules

Schedules can be used to automate the perform of tasks. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6.

Software

An ONTAP cluster includes the cluster software profile, software packages collection, and software history collection. This resource type was introduced with ONTAP 9.6 and updated with ONTAP 9.8.