Accelerate business success with best-in-class NetApp solutions for Microsoft SQL Server on premises or in the cloud.

The NetApp® solution for Microsoft® SQL Server® delivers performance, manageability, scalability and data protection on premise and in the cloud. NetApp storage solutions combined with your SQL Server environment can help you reduce storage and data management costs and accelerate application dev/test and deployment. NetApp flash-based storage options maximise throughput and deliver submillisecond latency.

The NetApp solution for SQL Server provides:

  • Support for new capabilities in SQL Server 2014: in-memory databases, Buffer Pool Extension (BPE) on SSDs, 8 replica node AlwaysOn Availability Groups, and hybrid cloud scenarios.
  • Multi-protocol SAN and NAS data access across multiple hypervisors, leveraging validated converged infrastructure architecture.
  • Frequent, space-efficient, low-impact backups with lightning-fast granular restore.
  • Seamless scalability for OLTP workloads and data warehouse environments that require petabytes of storage.

NetApp collaborates with Microsoft on technology integration and product validation, and the NetApp EF540 reference PDF configuration has achieved validation in Microsoft’s Fast Track Data Warehouse programme.

NetApp storage for SQL Server conforms to Microsoft best practices, so you can deploy with confidence.

Read more about NetApp solutions for SQL Server

Learn more about how our data storage solution for Microsoft SQL Server can benefit your organisation. Contact your NetApp sales representative or reseller and arrange a visit to your local Microsoft Technology Center.