Archive for May, 2008

NetApp Data ONTAP – Installing Your Simulator

Installing your simulatorOnce you have downloaded the simulator you are ready to install. First you need a Linux host. Earlier versions of the sim – before 7.0 – required Red Hat 7.1. They would not run on anything else. Since Data ONTAP 7.0 and later the simulator has run on every version of Linux that […]

Strengths and Weaknesses of Your NetApp Simulator

I’d like to get started with the Netapp’s simulator.  This is a very useful product that simulates a Netapp storage system.  I will be using it extensively in this blog so that even if you don’t have a Netapp storage system available you can still follow along. What it is: The simulator is a wonderful […]