netapp_networking_protocols_01_cifs

Windows servers and clients

  • Designed to allow Microsoft Windows servers & clients access over the IP network using CIFS file system protocols.
  • Microsoft Windows client access licenses (CAL) are not required. Supports an Active Directory environment

netapp_networking_protocols_02_nfs

Unix & Linux servers and clients

  • Designed to allow UNIX and Linux servers and clients access over an IP network using NFS file system protocols.

netapp_networking_protocols_03_iscsi

Unix & Linux clients and Unix & Linux & Windows servers

  • Designed to allow UNIX and Linux servers and clients access over an IP network using NFS file system protocols.
  • V2, V3, V4 supported.

netapp_networking_protocols_04_fcp

Unix & Linux & Windows servers

  • Designed to allow transfer of data between storage and servers in block I/O formats utilizing FCP protocols
  • Enables a NetApp storage solution to participate (provide LUNs) in Fibre Channel SAN environments
  • Full range of data management features supported