FlexPod Select Solutions

FlexPod Select offers preconfigured NetApp and Cisco components for dedicated high-performance analytics workloads.

NetApp® FlexPod® Select solutions are designed for your dedicated, high-performance workloads, such as big data, HPC, databases and data warehouses. These preconfigured, scalable solutions combine storage, networking and servers. We validate them with analytical applications, accelerating time-to-value for all your data. You benefit from reduced risk, greater flexibility and speedier deployment.

FlexPod Select components include NetApp® E-series, EF Series and FAS storage systems, Cisco® Unified Computing System™ servers and fabric interconnect, and Cisco Nexus® fabric extender. NetApp works with Cisco for infrastructure support, with Cloudera or Hortonworks for Hadoop support, and with Oracle for RAC support. You can get technical support on all the interoperable technologies involved.

FlexPod Select Reference Architectures
FlexPod Select with Cloudera’s Distribution including Apache Hadoop (CDH) and FlexPod Select with Hortonworks Data Platform (HDP) are validated configurations for high-availability, enterprise-class Hadoop environments on the FlexPod Select architecture.

FlexPod Select for High-Performance Oracle RAC reduces user and application wait times by delivering up to one million IOPS at sub-millisecond latencies for business-critical workloads running on Oracle Database.

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