NetApp SMI-S Provider protocols

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NetApp SMI-S Provider uses CIM-XML encoding over HTTPS and Service Location Protocol (SLP).

  • CIM-XML encoding over HTTPS

    Protocol that exchanges information between a Web-Based Enterprise Management (WBEM)-enabled management client and the CIMOM server. CIM-XML encoding over HTTPS uses the CIM protocol as the payload and HTTPS as the transport. HTTP is also supported.

  • SLP

    Discovery protocol that detects WBEM services within a LAN.