- ONTAP 9
- Data ONTAP 8
- Data ONTAP operating in 7-Mode
Generally, discarded packets below 0.1% of the total traffic should not substantially affect service.
A high volume of traffic can lead bus overruns causing some packets to be discarded. This does not always have a noticeable impact on the environment. More information can be found in our KB article on Troubleshooting Ethernet Network Ports in ONTAP using ifstat.