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Test Drive a NetApp Product

To accelerate your digital transformation journey, I would like to offer you access to our NetApp Lab. This is your source for testing the features and functionality of NetApp products! Our labs are easy, zero cost and provide a full-featured test of our products.

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Getting Started with NetApp Cloud Manager

Simplify and centralize management and monitoring of your hybrid cloud environment with cost-effective delivery of traditional iSCSI, NFS, and SMB applications to the cloud.

  • Deploy a single and HA-protected Cloud Volumes ONTAP instances in either Azure, GCP or AWS
  • Discover an on-premises ONTAP cluster
  • Create a replication relationship for the hybrid cloud

Date Published: January 5, 2021

Estimated Time: 30 minutes

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Securing ONTAP with Zero Trust Principles and End-to-End Encryption

This lab introduces the concept of Zero Trust security architecture and explores how ONTAP enables you to implement Zero Trust principles throughout your storage infrastructure, with an emphasis on end-to-end encryption and other security hardening best practices

  • Use ONTAP’s virtual server and network technology, robust access controls, and industry-leading FPolicy filesystem event notification system to powerfully implement the Zero Trust model in your environment
  • Take advantage of ONTAP’s built-in Role Based Access Controls to put the least privileged access philosophy into practice.
  • Use ONTAP’s SecurePurge and SnapLock to have peace-of-mind about your high risk data

Date Published: October 7, 2021

Estimated Time: 55 minutes

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Enterprise Object Storage in the Data Fabric with StorageGRID

This lab highlights how you can use StorageGRID to gain the benefits of centralized efficient storage management, low latencies where necessary, and high availability of client data access.

  • Create a Hybrid Data Fabric for Object Storage with StorageGRID
  • Manage Nodes, Users and Alerts within StorageGRID
  • Create and Test High Availability Groups in StorageGRID

Date Published: April 30, 2020

Estimated Time: 45 minutes

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Up and Running with ONTAP using System Manager

System Manager defaults to a new simplified user interface that has been re-designed to make it significantly easier for IT generalists to deploy and manage ONTAP clusters without having to become ONTAP experts. This lab demonstrates how easy it is to create and manage ONTAP clusters, storage VMs, volumes, shares, and LUNs using System Manager.

  • Discover how System Manager Cluster Setup makes it simple to rapidly deploy a new cluster
  • Quickly create a cluster's first storage VM, Volume, and LUN
  • Learn how System Manager makes day-to-day cluster management easy for IT Generalists

Date Published: March 17, 2020 (Updated)

Estimated Time: 40 minutes

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Storage Tiering with FabricPool: Moving Cold Data from ONTAP to StorageGRID

Enable automated tiering using object storage to store inactive (cold) data in the private cloud to free up fast and expensive SSD storage for more active (hot) data.

  • Determine inactive data through reporting
  • Set up FabricPool to work with StorageGRID
  • Create a policy to move data based on thresholds

Date Published: October 24, 2019 (Updated)

Estimated Time: 40 Minutes

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Enterprise Application Protection in the Data Fabric with ONTAP

Understanding how database backup and space-efficient replication are simplified with ONTAP technology.

  • Demonstrate storage-efficiency management
  • Configure space efficient Snapshots
  • Create a data protection policy

Date Published: October 24, 2019 (Updated)

Estimated Time: 40 Minutes

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Understanding Trident: The Benefits of Persistent Storage on NetApp

Quickly and easily self-provision persistent storage through Trident using the native Kubernetes command line.

  • Create a Persistent Volume (PV)
  • Create a Snapshot and Clone a PV
  • Resize a Persistent Volume Claim (PVC)

Date Published: October 24, 2019 (Updated)

Estimated Time: 40 Minutes

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Note: The evaluation experience is in English only.

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