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Data Protection for NFS Exports and CIFS Shares

Support for Protecting NAS Volumes Exported as NFS Exports

Agent File System Backup File System Archive SnapProtect NDMP Backup
UNIX File System For any supported file server, use one of the file system agents: For any supported file server, use OnePass for UNIX:

Recover from any UNIX computer where the NFS export is mounted and OnePass for UNIX is installed:

For any supported file server, use SnapProtect for UNIX: Not Supported
NAS client / UNIX file system (UNIX proxy) Supported for NetApp and Isilon file servers: Not Supported Supported for file servers using SnapProtect: Not Supported
NAS NDMP Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported Supported using the NAS File System Agent:

Support for Protecting NAS Volumes Exported as CIFS Shares

Agent File System Backup File System Archive SnapProtect NDMP Backup
Windows File System For any supported file server: Not Supported For any supported file server: Not Supported
NAS client / Windows file system (Windows proxy) For supported file server: For supported file server:

Recover from any Windows computer where the CIFS share is mounted and OnePass for NAS is installed:

Supported for file servers using SnapProtect: Not Supported
NAS NDMP Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported Supported using the NAS File System Agent:

Support for Protecting NAS Volumes Exported as both NFS Exports and CIFS Shares

Agent File System Backup File System Archive SnapProtect NDMP Backup
File System For any supported file server, use one of the file system agents: Not Supported. For any supported file server, use SnapProtect: Not Supported
NAS client / Windows file system (Windows proxy) Supported for NetApp file server: Use a Windows proxy to archive and recover the data on the CIFS share. Basic UNIX security and permission are preserved; however, some advanced ACLs and extended attributes from UNIX file system will not be preserved using this method.

For mixed mode on NetApp file servers, we recommend a proxy FPolicy server on Windows using OnePass for NetApp:

For other supported file server, individual node drivers using OnePass:

For NetApp File Servers, recover files from either NFS or CIFS shares:

For other file servers, note that files that were archived using a Windows proxy can only be recovered using a CIFS share:

For any supported file server, use SnapProtect: Supported using the NAS File System Agent:

 

NAS client / UNIX file system (UNIX proxy) Supported for NetApp file server: Not Supported Supported for file servers using SnapProtect: Not Supported
NAS NDMP Not Supported Not Supported Not Supported Supported using the NAS File System Agent: