Set up NAS path failover (ONTAP 9.0 - 9.7 CLI)
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This workflow guides you through the networking configuration steps to set up NAS path failover for ONTAP 9.0 - 9.7. This workflow assumes the following:
You want to use NAS path failover best practices that simplify network configuration.
You want to use the CLI, not ONTAP System Manager.
You are configuring networking on a new system running ONTAP 9.0 to 9.7.
If you are running an ONTAP release later than 9.7, you should use the NAS path failover procedure for ONTAP 9.8 or later:
If you want network management details, you should use the following ONTAP 9 Network Management Reference:
If you want to use ONTAP System Manager to configure the network for ONTAP 9.7 and later, you should choose the following documentation:
If you want to use OnCommand System Manager to configure the network for ONTAP 9.7 and earlier, 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