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You have proven skills planning, implementing, integrating, and troubleshooting ONTAP SAN, FC switched fabrics and Ethernet iSCSI/FCoE solutions, and different operating systems (Windows, LINUX, ESX, UNIX) and applications.
NCIE—SAN Specialist, ONTAP logos and certificates will be granted to those individuals who successfully obtain NetApp Certified Data Administrator, ONTAP (NCDA ONTAP) certification, then pass the NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer—SAN (NS0-520) exam.
NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer—SAN Specialist, ONTAP
We recommend that NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer–SAN, ONTAP candidates have six to 12 months of experience in planning, implementing, and validating end-to-end SAN solutions for customers in FC and iSCSI environments. Experience in SAN implementation within virtualized environments and within clustered environments is highly recommended.
NCIE-SAN Specialist, ONTAP candidates must first achieve the NetApp Certified Data Administrator (NCDA) certification.
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To enroll in NetApp University training courses, you will need a NetApp Support Site account.
NetApp Certified Implementation Engineer—SAN, ONTAP
The NS0-520 exam includes 60 test questions, with an allotted time of 1-1/2 hours to complete. In countries where English is not the native language, candidates for whom English is not their first language will be granted a 30-minute extension to the allotted examination completion time.
The NCIE-SAN, ONTAP (NS0-520) exam includes the following topics:
ONTAP® SAN solution assessment
ONTAP SAN planning
ONTAP SAN implementation and configuration
ONTAP SAN implementation testing and troubleshooting
Your results will be available in CertCenter two (2) to five (5) business days after you complete your exam.
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