ONTAP Hardware

DS14MKII-FC to FAS250, licensing and adding external shelf


Hi everyone,


We have a FAS250 as an spare part in our warehouse, and we are about to receive two old  DS14MKII-FC.


We are considering to take some benefit from this and set up a filer for a test environment. We have two doubts about this:


- CIFS/NFS Licensing: what can we do about this? does the FAS250 controllers come with its own license? (it is unboxed in our warehouse)


-In case we manage to setup a filer with the FAS250 controller + DS14MKII, can we add the other DS14MKII as an external disk shelf?


Thanks in advanced and best regards,




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