Setting up CIFS and Joining the Active Directory

An IBM Redpaper publication



Abstract

This IBM Redpaper describes basic methods to join an IBM System Storage N series system with Data ONTAP to a Microsoft Active Directory domain with a Microsoft Windows 2003 Server.

Table of contents

Overview
Prerequisites
Selecting a computer account
Precreating a computer object
Running CIFS setup with the N series storage system
Active Directory join methodology
Troubleshooting
Device discovery
Conclusion




Profile

Publish Date
29 December 2006

Last Update
29 January 2007


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Author(s)

Contributing Companies

Network Appliance, Inc.

IBM Form Number
REDP-4074-01

Number of pages
20