Post upgrade checks for special configurations

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If your cluster is configured with any of the following features you might need to perform additional steps after you upgrade.

Ask yourself…​ If your answer is yes, then do this…​

Did I upgrade to ONTAP 9.8 or later from ONTAP 9.7 or earlier

Verify your network configuration

Do I have a MetroCluster configuration?

Verify your networking and storage status

Do I have a SAN configuration?

Verify your SAN configuration

Am I using NetApp Storage Encryption and I upgraded to ONTAP 9.3 or later?

Reconfigure KMIP server connections

Do I have load-sharing mirrors?

Relocate moved load-sharing mirror source volumes

Am I using SnapMirror?

Resume SnapMirror operations

Did I upgrade from ONTAP 8.3.0?

Set the desired NT ACL permissions display level for NFS clients

Do I have administrator accounts created prior to ONTAP 9.0?

Enforce SHA-2 on administrator passwords