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IntelliSnap - System Requirements for the NetApp Storage Array

Applies to NetApp OEM CommCells.

The following requirements must be met before you configure your storage array.

Licenses

Install the following licenses:

Array Snapshot Type License
NetApp Snapshot FlexClone, installation on the storage array

SnapRestore, installation on the storage array

NetApp with SnapVault SnapMirror SnapVault and SnapMirror FlexClone, installation on the storage array

SnapRestore, installation on the storage array

SnapVault or SnapMirror for replication, installation on the storage array

For OnCommand Unified Manager 5.x: Operations Manager, Provisioning Manager, and Protection Manager licenses

NetApp Snap management license, installation on the CommServe

NetApp Open Replication Replica FlexClone, installation on the storage array

SnapRestore, installation on the storage array

SnapVault for replication, installation on the storage array

Version and Firmware

Ensure that you are using compatible versions and firmware:

Array Version and Firmware
NetApp For 7-Mode:

ONTAP 7.3.5 or later 7.3.x subversion

ONTAP 8.1, 8.2, 8.1, and 8.2 including subversions

For Cluster-Mode:

ONTAP 8.2P3 (or later patch level) and 8.3 including subversions

Cluster-Mode ONTAP 8.2.1 NFS configurations require 8.2.1P1 or later patch level with fix for NetApp BURT 806823

ONTAP 9.0 and 9.1

NetApp with SnapVault SnapMirror

 

For 7-Mode:

ONTAP 7.3.5 or later 7.3.x subversion

ONTAP 8.1, 8.2, 8.1, and 8.2 including subversions

For Cluster-Mode:

ONTAP 8.2P3 (or later patch level) and 8.3 including subversions

Cluster-Mode ONTAP 8.2.1 NFS configurations require 8.2.1P1 or later patch level with fix for NetApp BURT 806823

ONTAP 9.0 and 9.1

NetApp Open Replication For Cluster-Mode:

ONTAP 8.3.2, 9.0, and 9.1

Protocols

Ensure that at least one of the following protocols is available:

Array Protocol
NetApp Fibre Channel

iSCSI

NFS

CIFS

FCoE (field certified)

NetApp with SnapVault SnapMirror Fibre Channel

iSCSI

NFS

CIFS

FCoE (field certified)

Software

Install the following software components:

Array Required Software
NetApp None
NetApp with SnapVault SnapMirror

 

To create SnapVault and SnapMirror copies of 7-Mode snapshots, install OnCommand Unified Manager server running OnCommand Unified Manager 5.0, 5.1, or 5.2.

For ONTAP 8.1, install OnCommand Unified Manager 5.1 or 5.2 .

To create SnapVault and SnapMirror copies of clustered Data ONTAP snapshot copies, use OnCommand Unified Manager 6.0, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3P1, 6.4P1, 7.0, or 7.1. Refer to NetApp Interoperability Matrix Tool (IMT) to verify the latest support for your product configuration.

NetApp Open Replication None

Ports

For snap based operations, set the port 443 (HTTPS) open between the CommServe or MediaAgent computer and the NetApp server.