OES 2018 SP1: Dynamic Storage Technology Administration Guide

This guide describes how to install, configure, and manage the Dynamic Storage Technology for Open Enterprise Server (OES) 2018 SP1. It is divided into the following sections:


This guide is intended for storage services administrators. Security administrators can find a summary of security information for Dynamic Storage Technology in Section 17.0, Security Considerations.

It is assumed that the reader has some understanding of the OES Services components that are used with Dynamic Storage Technology, including the OES operating system, the NSS file system, the file access services (NCP (NetWare Core Protocol), CIFS (Common Information File System), Novell Samba (SMB/CIFS), SSH, and Novell FTP (Pure-FTPd)), and Novell Cluster Services.


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Documentation Updates

For the most recent version of the Dynamic Storage Technology Administration Guide, see the Open Enterprise Server 2018 SP1 documentation website.

Additional Documentation

For documentation on Novell Storage Services (NSS) volumes, see the OES 2018 SP1: NSS File System Administration Guide for Linux.

For documentation on NCP Server and NCP file access, see the OES 2018: SP1 NCP Server for Linux Administration Guide.