ONTAP Select - Resources Overview

In this post I bring together some resources to help you acquire the knowledge to become an ONTAP Select expert.
To kick things off, [1] look at the ‘Quick Start Guides’, [2] watch the YouTube videos, [3] take the ‘web-based training’, [4] read the TRs, and then hit labs and consume the other resources as you see fit.
Note: Many of these resources will need a login to the NetApp support site/need you logged in to mysupport.netapp.com

ONTAP Select Product Page:

ONTAP Select Resources Page:
Of special note, check out the “ONTAP Select Installation and Cluster Deployment (web-based training)[3]

ONTAP Select YouTube Playlist (from NetApp TechComm TV):

Technical Reports:

ONTAP Select Product Documentation:

For the current latest version (9.3.261):

ONTAP Select Software Downloads:

- Deploy Install
- Deploy Upgrade
- ONTAP Node Upgrade

NetApp Interoperability Matrix Tool:

Select from (correct as at 2018.02.03):
ONTAP Select Platform? Premium (FDvM300) / Standard (FDvM300)
ONTAP Select Platform? Single-Node / Multi-Node (2 or 4)
ONTAP Deploy Installer? Deploy Utility 2.0.1 to 2.6.1
Browser? Chrome / IE /Firefox
ONTAP OS? ONTAP 9.0 to 9.3
Hypervisor (OS)? CentOS 7.2 KVM / RHEL Server 7.2 KVM / ESXi 5.5 U3 to ESXi 6.5 U1
Protocol? CIFS, NFS, iSCSI
ONTAP Select Server Instance? Medium or Small
ONTAP Select Storage Type?
- External Array
- Local DAS w/HW RAID Controller
- Local DAS w/HW RAID Controller for Premium (ESXi)
- Local DAS w/HW RAID Controller for Premium (KVM)
- Local DAS w/HW RAID Controller for Standard (ESXi)
- Local DAS w/HW RAID Controller for Standard (KVM)
- VMware VSAN 6.0 to 6.6.1

Cosonok's IT Blog:
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NetApp Employees and Partners Only

Check out the lab “New Concepts in ONTAP 9 v1.0

Some articles to check out:
- ONTAP 9.3 Maximum Configurations Guide - ONTAP Select (4 Nodes)
- ONTAP Select SE Presentation
- ONTAP Select Evaluation Test Plan

NetApp Employees Only

For troubleshooting search through:
- burtweb (eng. dome)
- email distributions