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Network and Storage Protocols

Ask the Expert – Authentication & Authorization in CIFS


Ask the Expert Session – CIFS 

Grab the opportunity to learn from our Expert and bridge your Knowledge gap. 

Our CIFS Expert will answer your questions and help you solve your issues.


Topic: Authentication & Authorization in CIFS

Date: July 16 – 30

Expert: Vijay Ramamurthy


Vjiay is an Escalation Engineer with the NAS team.

His 10 years of experience in Information Technology has been with Data Storage.

He is with NetApp for 3 years and has strong domain knowledge in CIFS, NFS, and TCP/IP networking focus areas.

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  • You can expect a response to your questions within 24 hours.
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