Decide whether to use this network management guide


This guide describes the NAS path failover workflow for ONTAP 9.8 and later releases.

You should use this guide 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 earlier than 9.8, you should use the following NAS path failover documentation:

If you want network management details, you should use the following ONTAP 9 Network Management Reference:

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: