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How do NDMP session limitations work with Data ONTAP 8.2 7 mode

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Applies to

  • Data Ontap 8.2 7-mode
  • NDMP


  • The maximum number of concurrent dump backup and restore sessions depends on the system memory
System memory of a storage system Total number of dump backup and restore sessions
Less than 16 GB 4
16 GB but less than 24 GB 16
24 GB and more 32
  • Note when using ndmpcopy, two sessions are established: one dump backup session and one restore session


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