Predefined roles for cluster administrators

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The predefined roles for cluster administrators should meet most of your needs. You can create custom roles as necessary. By default, a cluster administrator is assigned the predefined admin role.

The following table lists the predefined roles for cluster administrators:

This role…​ Has this level of access…​ To the following commands or command directories

admin

all

All command directories (DEFAULT)

autosupport

all

  • set

  • system node autosupport

none

All other command directories (DEFAULT)

backup

all

vserver services ndmp

readonly

volume

none

All other command directories (DEFAULT)

readonly

all

  • security login password

  • set

none

security

readonly

All other command directories (DEFAULT)

none

none

All command directories (DEFAULT)

Note

The autosupport role is assigned to the predefined autosupport account, which is used by AutoSupport OnDemand. ONTAP prevents you from modifying or deleting the autosupport account. ONTAP also prevents you from assigning the autosupport role to other user accounts.