Filer Properties (General) - NetApp

Snap Vendor

Lists the available storage array vendors. In the Snap Vendor box, select the storage array that you want to use.


Use this field to specify the identification information for the storage array.

User Account

Use this field to type the name of the user account that has rights to access the array.


Use this field to enter a description about the entity. This description can include information about the entity's content, cautionary notes, etc.

  • The user must have privileges to manage array artifacts like snapshots, volumes, LUNs, CIFS shares, NFS exports, and initiator groups.
  • For NetApp C-Mode, the user must have ONTAP and SSH capabilities.


  • File Server

    Use this option to select storage array as a file server.


    Use this option to select the file server for primary storage array.

  • OnCommand Unified Manager

    Use this option to select storage array as a OnCommand Unified Manager.