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 maximize performance.

The NetApp Unified Storage Architecture provides:

  • Support for new capabilities in SQL Server 2014, including in-memory databases, Buffer Pool Extension (BPE) on SSDs, and 8 replica node AlwaysOn Availability Groups.
  • Multiprotocol SAN and NAS data access across multiple hypervisors, on premise or in the cloud.
  • 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 configuration has achieved validation in Microsoft’s Fast Track Data Warehouse program.

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

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Learn more by contacting your NetApp sales representative or reseller and arrange a visit to your local Microsoft Technology Center.