NetApp Certified Technology Associate (NCTA)

You demonstrate a foundational understanding of NetApp® data storage systems and the products and technologies specifically designed for managing data in today’s growing hybrid cloud market. You understand technologies in storage and data management, both on-premise and in a hybrid cloud environment and have an in-depth knowledge of NetApp products and technologies used in managing data in the cloud.

NCTA will be granted to those individuals who successfully pass the NetApp Certified Technology Associate (NS0-004) exam.


The NetApp Certified Technology Associate (NS0-004) exam includes the following topics:
Infrastructure Concepts
  • Identify basic infrastructure concepts
  • Identify data governance concepts
  • Identify virtualization concepts
NetApp Data Storage Software
  • Identify NetApp Element, NetApp ONTAP, NetApp StorageGRID, NetApp SANtricity
NetApp Cloud Solutions
  • Describe NetApp Cloud Manager tools
  • Describe the NetApp data mobility solutions
  • Identify NetApp cloud data protection
  • Describe NetApp Cloud Storage
  • Describe NetApp Cloud Services
NetApp Hybrid Cloud Value Proposition
  • Describe the business benefits of the NetApp Data Fabric
  • Identify the consumption model options for NetApp Hybrid Cloud solutions