I am new to storage and would like to know how to setup a LAB for a new apprentice , any document detailing the step is appreciated .
U try CIFS (Windows sharing) or NFS (Linux) or iSCSI service e.g....
Reference > http://www.netapp.com/us/library/
You can download the NetApp Simulator from NetApp Support site and you can download the Simulator Setup guide from there as well.
I am able to follow this document to setup a simulator lab.