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Ontap Upgrade 9.3 to 9.7

johnhuber

We are considering going from OnTap 9.3 directly to 9.7 in a single upgrade.  We have a AFF300, FAS2650 and FAS2620 systems.  Has anyone gone this route and how did it go.    I have never done multiple versions is a single upgrade.

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Re: Ontap Upgrade 9.3 to 9.7

EWILTS_SAS

Re: Ontap Upgrade 9.3 to 9.7

SpindleNinja

Its not for everyone IMHO.    It is a double upgrade in the background.   So you load the 9.5 code too.  


whats you’re environment like?    Lots of plug-ins?  iSCSI or FC?    

 

 

Re: Ontap Upgrade 9.3 to 9.7

johnhuber

Very simple environment - CIFS shares for Windows and NFS shares for VMware.  

Re: Ontap Upgrade 9.3 to 9.7

TMAC_CTG

Don’t do it!

 Do the double upgrade

   It’s supported that way

 

 there are changes that happen between the big jumps

 

 if you do I suspect a panic or more will be involved

 

 go to 9.5 then 9.7p1!

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