I recently tweeted out about the awesome boot menu option that NetApp has introduced in Ontap 9.x that saves a tonne of time called – Configure Advanced Drive Partitioning. In this post I will show you what steps to go through when using option 9 – Configure Advanced Drive Partitioning
How to Setup Netapp Advanced Drive Partitioning on FAS2552
Advanced Drive Paritioning is a new feature introduced in Clustered Data Ontap 8.3. It allows us to be able to partition the internal drives of entry level and all-flash systems in order to save physical disk space.