Where to find additional information
After you have successfully tested CIFS client access, you can perform advanced CIFS configuration or add SAN access.When protocol access is complete, you should protect the root volume of SVM. There is comprehensive content and technical reports to help you achieve these goals.
You can further configure CIFS access using the following content and technical reports:
Describes how to configure and manage file access using the CIFS/SMB protocol.
Provides a brief overview of SMB implementation and other Windows File Services features with recommendations and basic troubleshooting information for ONTAP.
Describes SMB 2 features, configuration details, and its implementation in ONTAP.
Root volume protection
After configuring protocols on the SVM, you should ensure that its root volume is protected:
Describes how to create a load-sharing mirror to protect the SVM root volume, which is a NetApp best practice for NAS-enabled SVMs. Also describes how to quickly recover from volume failures or losses by promoting the SVM root volume from a load-sharing mirror