NetApp Data ONTAP 8.3: Cost Optimization

Improve storage utilization. Eliminate planned and unplanned downtime. Save on storage costs with Data ONTAP.

Reduce your data storage and management costs by using the NetApp® Data ONTAP® 8 storage operating system PDF and its leading set of data-reduction technologies.

Manage your data resources—flash, disk, and cloud—with greater efficiency:

  • Increase storage efficiency and performance with FlashEssentials, a set of flash-optimization technologies in clustered Data ONTAP software running on NetApp All Flash FAS systems.
  • Use data deduplication and data compression across multiple applications and storage tiers.
  • Increase IT staff efficiency with sub-15-minute system setup, simplified management, and nondisruptive operations.
  • Reduce software testing and virtual infrastructure deployment cost, storage footprint, and complexity. Replicate data volumes and datasets as NetApp FlexClone® PDF space-saving virtual clones.
  • Lower acquisition costs via "just-in-time" storage with built-in thin provisioning.
  • Increase the flexibility and ROI of existing arrays with NetApp FlexArray, the industry’s only unified storage virtualization platform.
  • Secure your data without performance impact, using minimal storage space, with NetApp Snapshot® point-in-time copies.
  • Protect data from double-disk failure without adding disk mirroring by using RAID-DP® technology.

Learn how much you can save via Data ONTAP nondisruptive operations.

Find out how much NetApp storage efficiency features can lower your IT costs.