NetApp FAS6200 Series Technical Specifications

Technical specifications for the NetApp FAS6200 Series enterprise data storage systems.

See technical specifications that include the NetApp FAS6210, FAS6240, and FAS6280.

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All data in this table applies to active-active dual controller configurations.

FAS6290FAS6250FAS6220
Maximum Raw Capacity5,760TB5,760TB4,800TB
Maximum Drives1,4401,4401,200
Controller Form FactorDual enclosure HA;
2 controllers in two 6U chassis,
total of 12U
Dual enclosure HA;
2 controllers in two 6U chassis,
total of 12U
Single enclosure HA;
2 controllers in single 6U chassis
Memory192GB144GB96GB
Maximum Flash Cache16TB8TB6TB
Maximum Flash Pool24TB18TB12TB
Combined Flash Total24TB18TB12TB
PCIe Expansion Slots24248
Onboard I/O: 10GbE888
On-board I/O: 8Gb FC8–328–328–16
Onboard I/O, 6Gb SAS0–240–240–8
Storage Networking SupportedFC; FCoE; iSCSI; NFS; CIFS/SMB; HTTP; FTP
OS VersionData ONTAP 8.1.2 GA or higher and Data ONTAP 8.0.5
High-Availability FeaturesAlternate Control Path (ACP);
Ethernet-based service processor and Data ONTAP management interface; redundant hot-swappable controllers, cooling fans, power supplies, and optics
Supported ConfigurationsHighly available controller configurations
 Active-active controller with controller failover and multipath HA storage
 Active-active controller with stretch (non-switch) and fabric-attached MetroCluster™
V-Series
Clusters of HA pairs (see clustered Data ONTAP support table)
Disk Shelves SupportedDS2246 (2U; 24 drives, 2.5” SFF)
DS4246 (4U; 24 drives, 3.5” LFF)
DS4486 (4U; 48 drives, 3.5” LFF)
DS4243 (4U; 24 drives, 3.5” LFF)
DS14 disk shelves (mk2, mk2-AT, mk4) are supported for upgrades
See NetApp Disk Shelves and Storage Media for more details on each disk shelf and supported drive types.
Maximum RAID Group SizesRAID 6 (RAID-DP)
FC: 28 (26 data disks plus 2 parity disks)
SATA: 20 (18 data disks plus 2 parity disks)

RAID 4 FC: 14 (13 data disks plus 1 parity disk)
SATA: 7 (6 data disks plus 1 parity disk)

RAID 6 + RAID 1 or RAID 4 + RAID 1 (SyncMirror)
Operating Systems SupportedWindows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows XP, Linux®, Oracle Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, Mac® OS, VMware®, ESX
Max. Number of LUNs8,192 per controller
Number of Supported SAN HostsUp to 512 hosts per HA pair
Up to 24 directly connected servers per HA pair
FlexVol VolumesUp to 1000 per controller (clustered Data ONTAP 8.2), up to 500 per controller (7-Mode)
Snapshot CopiesUp to 127,000
Maximum Volume/ Aggregate Size400TB aggregate
100TB volume
400TB aggregate
100TB volume
324TB aggregate
70TB volume
Maximum port count includes integrated ports and PCIe expansion slots
FC Target Ports (16Gb/8Gb/4Gb) (max.)64/6464/6448/48
FCoE Target Ports, UTA (max.)48[1]48[1]16
10GbE Ports (max.)646424
GbE Ports (max.)686836
6Gb SAS Ports (max.)727240
FC Initiator Ports (max.)12812848
Maximum Adapters
Dual 10GbE (optical or copper)16168
Dual 10Gbase-T (RJ-45, CAT 6A-E)16168
Quad GbE (copper)16168
Dual 10GbE/FCoE 16Gb FC Unified Target Adapter 2 (UTA2, optical or copper for 10GbE/FCoE, optical for 16Gb FC)24248
Dual 10GbE FCoE SAN Unified Target Adapter (optical or copper)24248
8Gb FC Target24248
Dual 8Gb VI for SnapMirror over Fibre Channel (SMoFC)444
Flash Cache Performance Acceleration Module (2TB)842
Flash Cache Performance Acceleration Module (1TB)168(6)
Flash Cache Performance Acceleration Module (512GB)24168
Quad 6Gb SAS Storage HBA12128
Quad 4Gb FC Storage/Tape HBA (fibre)24/1624/248/8
Dual SCSI Tape HBA16168
[1]Maximum number of Ethernet ports on all network adapter cards depends on the Data ONTAP release in use


Clustered Data ONTAP Support
Cluster NodesScalable NAS (up to 24 nodes)
Scalable SAN (up to 8 nodes)
Cluster nodes = single storage controllers
All cluster nodes are configured in HA pairs
Cluster data communication interconnectionDual 10GbE
Cluster CapacityUp to 69PB
Storage ProtocolsFC, FCoE, iSCSI, NFS, pNFS, CIFS/SMB
Optional SoftwareRefer to FAS6200 series software tab


System Environmental Specifications
Thermal Rating4,540 BTU (typical)
6,486 BTU (worst case)
4,268 BTU (typical)
6,280 BTU (worst case)
2,594 BTU (typical)
3,174 BTU (worst case)
Weight246 lb246 lb128 lb
Height20.4” (52 cm), fits into 12U space20.4” (52 cm), fits into 12U space10.2” (26 cm), fits into 6U space
Width19" IEC rack-compliant (17.6”, 44.7 cm)
Depth24.3” (28.9” with cable management)
Operating Temperature, Altitude and Relative Humidity10°C to 40°C (50°F to 104°F); at <= 3,000 m (at <= 10,000 feet) elevation; 20% to 80% relative humidity, non-condensing (28°C wet bulb temperature)
Non-operating Temperature and Relative Humidity-40°C to 65°C (-40°F to 149°F); 5% to 95% relative humidity, non-condensing, in original container
Operating Acoustic Noise≤ 61 dBA sound pressure (LpA) @ normal operating conditions (at 22°C and at sea level)
ComplianceRoHS-compliant PDF
Safety/Emissions/ImmunitySafety: EN 60950, CE, CSA 60950, UL 60950, CB IEC60950-1 (all national deviations), EN60825-1, IRAM, GOST-R, BSMI, SONCAP, NRCS LOA (South Africa)

Emissions/Immunity: FCC Part 15 Class A, ICES-03, CE, KCC, VCCI, AS/NZS CISPR 22, EN55022, EN55024, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3, SABS COC (South Africa), BSMI


NetApp Systems Cabinet
Rack Space42U
Dimensions (height/width/depth)78.75" (200 cm)/23.6" (60 cm)/44.3" (112.5 cm)
Minimum Cabinet Clearances for Airflow10" (25.4 cm) front and 12” (30.5 cm) rear
Minimum Cabinet Clearances for Service30” (76.3 cm) front and rear, 12” top
AC Power200 to 240VAC
Current30A Single Phase or 3-Phase
Weight (empty)307 lbs (138 kg)
FeaturesSplit rear door with cable egress opening, reversible front door (left- or right-handed)

FC and FCoE Switch Support
NetApp offers broad support for FC and FCoE switches. A list of switches available through NetApp can be foundhere. For the complete list of supported switches, please consult the interoperability matrix found on the NetApp support site. Login access is required.

See technical specifications that include the NetApp FAS6210, FAS6240, and FAS6280.