NetApp® Data ONTAP® 8 software provides a unified, scale-out storage platform that you can adapt to your changing business needs with reduced risk and cost. The No.1 storage operating system*, Data ONTAP gives you a clear path to private, public and hybrid cloud.
Clustered Data ONTAP benefits include:
- Perform storage maintenance, hardware lifecycle operations, and software upgrades without interrupting your business
- Use NetApp DataMotion™ software to move data from one clustered storage location to another while maintaining non-stop access to your applications.
- Reduce storage costs by using the most comprehensive storage efficiency offering in the industry.
- Consolidate and share the same infrastructure for workloads or tenants with different performance, capacity and security requirements.
- Scale capacity, performance and operations without compromise, regardless of application.
- Scale SAN and NAS from terabytes to tens of petabytes without reconfiguring running applications
* Source: IDC Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker 2015 Q2, September 2015 (Open Networked Enterprise Storage Systems revenue)