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How to configure VMware vSphere 4.x with Data ONTAP 8.x

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Applies to

  • SAN  
  • FlexPod 
  • ONTAP 8.1 
  • Data ONTAP 7 and earlier 


This article provides the following information on configuring VMware vSphere 4.x with Data ONTAP 8.1.x in line with best practices/recommendations:

  • Setting up configuration parameters
  • Setting up a configuration (along with an example)

For VMware vSphere 5.x, see the following KB: How to configure VMware vSphere 5.x for Data ONTAP 7.3 and 8.x


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