Can a CIFS server be created in ONTAP without joining the CIFS server to a domain?
- ONTAP 9
- Data ONTAP 8
This functionality is supported in ONTAP 9 and above.
In 8.3.2 and below, a CIFS server must be joined to a domain. It's not possible to perform a CIFS create for a workgroup.
- Review the ONTAP 9 documentation for information on Creating an SMB server in a workgroup