What is NetApp® OnCommand™ System Manager?
OnCommand® System Manager is the simple yet powerful browser-based management tool that enables administrators to easily configure and manage individual NetApp storage systems or clusters of systems.System Manager is designed with wizards and workflows, simplifying common storage tasks such as creating volumes, LUNS, qtrees, shares, and exports, which saves time and prevents errors. System Manager works across all NetApp storage: FAS2000, 3000, and 6000 series as well as V-Series systems.Fast, Simple Configuration -With System Manager, you can rapidly configure NetApp storage systems, typically within minutes after installation. Automated storage discovery further simplifies locating and configuring existing systems. The management utility is Web based, can be installed on a laptop or server, and runs on either a Windows® or a Linux® environment.Simplified Management -System Manager provides simpleto- use, workflow-based wizards to automate the most common device management tasks. A dashboard unifies important system information, and this one view allows management of both SAN and NAS storage. Real-time system performance is displayed in a single multiframe display, including CPU utilization, I/O throughput, operations, and latency.Powerful Administrative Capabilities -System Manager lets administrators easily control the powerful capabilities of NetApp storage systems: flash, disks, pooled storage, shares/exports, Snapshot™ copies, mirroring, replication, and network configuration. Both SAN (iSCSI/FC/FCoE) and NAS (CIFS/ NFS) storage can be managed.
Benefits and Insights
Why use NetApp® OnCommand™ System Manager?
Key differentiators & advantages of NetApp® OnCommand™ System Manager
- Simplified Management - Manage NetApp® systems through an easy-to-use browser-based system.
- Fast, Simple Configuration - Begin serving data minutes after installation—wizards and workflows simplify common tasks.
- Powerful Administrative Capabilities - Easily configure and provision storage for file sharing and application workloads.
- Clustered Storage Management - Manage clustered Data ONTAP® 8.1x software.