Begin a certification path to achieve and demonstrate NetApp storage system proficiency.

The NetApp Certified Storage Associates (NCSA) program provides a basic level of certification on NetApp® storage management. NCSA certification is offered free of charge to students who are enrolled in an academic institution participating in the NetApp Academic Alliances program, as well as to transitioning military service personnel working to update their skills for a new career in IT.

NetApp Certified Storage Associates demonstrate a fundamental understanding of NetApp storage systems and Data ONTAP® administration and management solutions. They comprehend the features and functions of the Data ONTAP storage operating system and are able to perform basic system administration tasks.

The NCSA is a learners' first step in gaining the expertise and credentials needed to begin a career in areas from storage management to data center transformation.

To find out how to obtain NCSA certification, contact