Decide whether to use this network management information
This procedure describes the NAS path failover workflow for ONTAP 9.0 to 9.7 releases.
You should use this procedure under the following circumstances:
You want to use NAS path failover best practices in a workflow that simplifies network configuration.
You want to use the CLI, not System Manager.
You are configuring networking on a new system running ONTAP 9.8 or later.
If you are running an ONTAP release later than 9.7, you should refer to:
If you want network management details, you should refer to:
If you want to use System Manager to configure the network for ONTAP 9.7 and later, you should choose the following documentation:
If you require additional configuration or conceptual information, you should choose among the following documentation:
Conceptual background for network configuration
NAS file access
SAN host provisioning
Technical Reports (TRs), which include additional information about ONTAP technology and interaction with external services