Adding NIS domains

You can maintain host information centrally using NIS. You can use System Manager to add the NIS domain name of your storage system. Only one NIS domain can be active on a storage virtual machine (SVM) at any given time.


  1. Click the SVMs tab.
  2. Select the SVM, and then click Manage.
  3. Click the SVM Settings tab.
  4. In the Services pane, click NIS.
  5. Click Create.
  6. Type the NIS domain name and add one or more NIS servers.
  7. Click Create.