Skip to main content
NetApp Knowledgebase

Root aggregate is reporting 95 percent utilization

Views:
269
Visibility:
Public
Votes:
0
Category:
ontap-9
Specialty:
core
Last Updated:

Applies to

  • Data ONTAP 8
  • ONTAP 9

Answer

Applicable in both ONTAP versions:

  • This is normal behaviour, root aggregate comes with 95% utilization after its creation, because the root volume is thick provisioned.

Data ONTAP 8 only:

ONTAP 9

Additional Information

Root volume size should not be re-sized bellow the min size allowed per platform + ONTAP version. Check Hardware Universe to see min root vol size for your platform + ONTAP version.