ONTAP MetroCluster FC Installation (MCCIIW)


Course Overview

NetApp® MetroCluster software is a unique high-availability and disaster-recovery solution. In this course, you learn how to cable and set up a MetroCluster environment. Using active, participatory exercises, you practice the configuration and verification steps. You also learn how to identify component failures and practice recovery steps.

Who should attend

NetApp employees, partner professional service implementation engineers, and customers


This course is part of the following Certifications:


  • Basic SAN knowledge
  • Completion of an ONTAP Professional Compliance Program or equivalent

Course Objectives

This course focuses on enabling you to do the following:

  • Describe the major architectural components of a MetroCluster environment
  • Cable nodes, back-end FC switches, and FibreBridge devices
  • Set up bridges and back-end FC switches
  • Configure the clusters at both sites in a MetroCluster environment
  • Set up a MetroCluster configuration and serve data to clients
  • Detect and recover from failures in a MetroCluster environment
  • Install and configure NetApp MetroCluster TieBreaker software

Course Content

  • Introduction to MetroCluster Software
  • MetroCluster Cabling
  • Bridge and Switch Configuration
  • Cluster Configuration
  • MetroCluster Configuration
  • Failure Scenarios
  • TieBreaker Configuration

Prices & Delivery methods

Online Training

2 days

  • US$ 1,439
Classroom Training

2 days

  • United Arab Emirates: US$ 1,439



3 hours difference

Online Training Time zone: British Summer Time (BST)
Instructor-led Online Training:   This computer icon in the schedule indicates that this date/time will be conducted as Instructor-Led Online Training.
This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.



This is a FLEX course, which is delivered both virtually and in the classroom.