NetApp FAS2500 Series Software

A new version of this product is available.
Please see the FAS2600 page.

FAS2500 systems feature the NetApp ONTAP software and advanced data management and data protection tools.

NetApp® FAS2500 systems include a set of software products that deliver leading data management, storage efficiency, data protection, and high performance. Optional extended-value software products provide advanced capabilities, including instant data recovery, instant cloning, data replication, disk-to-disk backup, and application-aware backup and recovery, which can be purchased separately or in a premium bundle.

NetApp FAS2500 Series
Included software

Storage protocols: All supported data protocol licenses included

Efficiency: FlexVol®, deduplication, compression, compaction[1], and thin provisioning

Availability: Multipath I/O

Data protection: RAID-TEC™[1], RAID-DP®, Snapshot®

Performance: Storage QoS

Scalable NAS container: FlexGroup

Management: System Setup, OnCommand® System Manager, OnCommand Unified Manager

Extended-Value Software
  • SnapLock®: Compliance software for write once, read many (WORM) protected data

A Premium Bundle, which can be purchased with all FAS2500 systems, includes:

  • SnapRestore®: Software to restore Snapshot copies in seconds
  • SnapMirror®: Simple, efficient, and flexible disaster recovery
  • FlexClone®: Instant virtual copies of databases or virtual machines
  • SnapManager® suite and SnapCenter® software: Application- and virtual machine–aware backup, recovery, and cloning
  • SnapVault®: Disk-to-disk backup software for complete backups and online archives to primary or secondary storage in minutes instead of hours or days
[1]Available in ONTAP® 9