Accelerated NCDA Boot Camp Data ONTAP 8.0 7-Mode


NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA)

In this boot camp you will learn the essential features and functions of the Data ONTAP® 8.0 7-Mode operating system including network-attached storage administration and storage area networks configuration. This course, paired with the Data ONTAP 8.0 7-Mode Administration course, will enable you to become a certified NetApp data administrator. This course cost includes the Data ONTAP 8.0 7-Mode Administrator exam (NSO-154).


5 days, 8am – 6pm


By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Configure and administer the client/server in an NFS environment stating the rules for exporting resources and explain the /etc/exports access
  • Configure, administer, and troubleshoot a storage system in a CIFS environment including creating and managing shares, users, groups, and session
  • Collect and analyze performance data to assist with troubleshooting storage system hardware, operating systems, network connections, NFS configuration files, and options
  • Define the components of a SAN environment and how LUNs relate to the storage system
  • Explain Fibre Channel (FC) and iSCSI SAN multipathing options for Windows and Linux-based operating systems
  • List the methods of storage system and data availability
  • Configure and administer SnapRestore®, asynchronous and synchronous SnapMirror®, MetroCluster, SnapVault®, and Open Systems SnapVault


This course is intended for those who provide basic support for and perform administrative functions of the Data ONTAP operating system


  • Data ONTAP 8.0 7-Mode Administration course
  • Experience in storage administration and/or NetApp storage solutions is a plus

Course Logistics

  • NetApp Certified Data Management Administrator (NCDA) Boot Camp includes continental breakfast, lunch, beverages and refreshments
  • FREE Test voucher for the certification exam
  • High-speed wireless Internet access
  • Discounted Hotel stay at a local hotel is available