ONTAP Data Management Software
Harness the power of the hybrid cloud.
Software Built for the Modern Enterprise
Future-proof and simplify your data infrastructure. Run the industry’s leading enterprise data management software.
Rely on ONTAP® software for your mixed workloads—consolidated, shared, and virtualized.
- Unified storage with SAN and NAS connectivity
- Standardized data management across your storage environment—flash, disk, and cloud
- Hardware, software-defined, and cloud deployments
Resilient and Available
Ensure your business-critical workloads stay online—with six 9s availability and high resiliency.
- Patented RAID technologies
- For up to three simultaneous drive failures
- Active-active storage-controller failover
- For high availability and optimal load balancing
- Multi-path I/O
- For data-path redundancy and superior I/O performance
Scalable and Serviceable
Scale without disruption as your business demands change. Service and upgrades are a snap with ONTAP.
- Scale-up or scale-out capacity and performance.
- Deploy massive storage containers.
- Automate load and performance balancing.
- Perform nondisruptive maintenance and upgrades.
Inline Deduplication and Compression
Minimize storage costs by reducing your data footprint across multiple apps and storage tiers.
Inline Data Compaction
Shrink your data footprint even further leveraging our patent-pending inline data compaction.
Thin Provisioning and Cloning
Realize quantum improvements in your storage-utilization rates. Accelerate test and development.
Advanced Drive Partitioning
Increase usable capacity of flash and disk media. Get the most out of your storage investment.
Advanced Enterprise Features
Optimize your storage environment to protect against unplanned outages. Strengthen your security posture.
Backup, Disaster Recovery, and Compliance
Accelerate your backup and recovery. Guard against site disasters with leading integrated data-protection technologies. Comply with strict data-retention policies.
- High-speed, small-footprint Snapshot™ copies for local recovery
- Asynchronous, unified replication for DR and backup
- Synchronous mirroring up to 300km
- WORM file locking
Security and Multitenancy
Avoid unwanted data access. Meet governance, risk, and compliance requirements. Integrate data security across your hybrid cloud. Optimize performance in shared environments.
- Data-at-rest encryption
- Onboard and external key management
- Role-based Access Control (RBAC)
- Multitenancy and QoS for performance isolation
Automated Data Tiering
Run faster and leaner. Maximize performance and cost efficiency with seamless, automated tiering of hot data across media types.
- Flash Cache™
- Flash Pool™
Automate tiering of your cold data to the cloud (public and private).
Intuitive Data Management
Data Infrastructure Management
Leverage OnCommand® software to perform: element management with OnCommand System Manager; monitoring and operations management; and hybrid-storage resources management.
All Flash and Hybrid Arrays
Discover fast, scalable enterprise storage with NetApp AFF All Flash Arrays and FAS Hybrid Flash Arrays.
Maximize IT responsiveness. Minimize risk. Leverage prevalidated FlexPod solutions from NetApp and Cisco.
Unify with ONTAP. Deliver more from your existing third party storage arrays with FlexArray—the industry’s leading unified storage virtualization software.
Deploy ONTAP Select software-defined storage on your choice of commodity servers and disk media (HDD or SSD).
Keep data next to, rather than in, the cloud with NetApp Private Storage for Cloud. Mitigate data sovereignty issues. Move easily between multiple clouds.
Manage and control your data on AWS and Microsoft Azure. ONTAP Cloud delivers simple, fast, cloud-based implementation—providing cloud choice without lock-in.
Consume On Your Terms
Consume the storage your business requires with NetApp OnDemand consumption models. Remove the capex burden of your data center storage infrastructure and achieve pay per use flexibility with the agility of the cloud.Read FAQ