FAS2600 Hybrid-Flash Storage Systems
Simplify operations. Raise ROI. Adapt to business growth.
Streamline IT operations to deliver more value
- Go from initial power-on to serving data in less than 10 minutes.
- Increase utilization with proven storage efficiency.
- Upgrade software or service storage with zero downtime.
Step up to flexible, scalable hybrid-flash storage
Save space. With a small 2U footprint accommodating up to 24 internal disk drives, the FAS2600 is optimized for midsize businesses and small enterprises.
- Rich Data Management
- Enterprise-grade Capabilities
- Simplified Operations for SAN and NAS Workloads
Multiple Business Advantages
High Performance with NVMe Flash
Accelerate your SAN and NAS workloads.
Service and upgrade your systems during regular business hours.
Start small—as little as 10TB. Grow to 8 nodes and 5PB.
Integrated Data Protection
Reduce downtime risk. Meet your business-continuity goals
Models & Specifications
|PER CONTROLLER AND PER HA PAIR SPECIFICATIONS|
|Max. Raw Capacity||1243TB||1440TB|
|Supported Internal Drives|
|Performance HDD||900GB, 1.2TB, 1.8TB||N/A|
|Capacity HDD||Not Applicable||4TB, 8TB, 10TB|
|SSD||960GB, 3.84TB, 15.3TB||960GB, 3.84TB|
|Self-encrypting Drives||800GB SSD, 3.8TB SSD, 1.8TB 10K RPM AES-256, FIPS 140-2 compliant||800GB SSD, 3.8TB SSD, 6TB at 7.2K RPM AES-256, FIPS 140-2 compliant|
|Maximum Drives (Internal + External)||144 (same for both models)|
|Controller Form Factor||1 or 2 controllers in a single 2U chassis (same for both models)|
|Onboard NetApp NVMe Flash Cache™||1TB (same for both models)|
|Maximum Flash Pool||24 TB (same for both models)|
|NVMEM/NVRAM||8GB (same for both models)|
|Onboard 10GbE||4 (same for both models)|
|Onboard I/O: UTA 2 (8Gb FC/16Gb FC/FCoE/10GbE/1GbE)||8 (same for both models)|
|Onboard I/O: 12Gb SAS||4 (same for both models)|
|SCALE OUT SPECIFICATION|
|NAS/SAN Scaling||1–8 nodes (4 HA pairs)|
|Maximum Raw Capacity||5.0PB||5.7PB|
|Maximum onboard NetApp NVMe Flash Cache™||4TB||4TB|
|Maximum Flash Pool||96TB||96TB|
|Cluster Interconnect||10GbE, supported using either 10GbE or UTA2 ports for maximum flexibility|
|Storage Protocols Supported||FC; FCoE; iSCSI; NFS; pNFS; CIFS/SMB|
|OS Version||ONTAP® 9.1 RC1 or later|
|High-Availability Features||SAS in-band management over SAS connections; Ethernet-based Service Processor and ONTAP management interface; redundant hot-swappable controllers, cooling fans, and power supplies|
|Supported Configurations||Hardware Cluster Configurations
Consult the Interoperability Matrix Tool for FAS2600 support on earlier versions of ONTAP software.
|Disk Shelves Supported||
DS212C (2U; 12 drives, 3.5” LFF)
DS224C (2U; 24 drives, 2.5" SFF)
DS2246 (2U; 24 drives, 2.5" SFF)
DS4246 (4U; 24 drives, 3.5" LFF, 6Gb)
For complete details on expansion disk shelves and supported media in those shelves, see the NetApp Disk Shelves and Storage Media web page.
|Maximum RAID Group Sizes||RAID-TEC™ (triple parity, ONTAP 9)
|Host/Client Operating Systems Supported||Windows® 2000, Windows Server® 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2016, Linux®, Oracle® Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, Mac® OS, VMware®, ESX|
|Max. Number of LUNs||2048 per controller|
|Number of Supported Hosts||
|FlexVol Volumes||Up to 1,000 per controller|
|Snapshot® Copies||Up to 255,000 per controller|
|Maximum Volume Size||100TB|
|Maximum Aggregate Size||400TB|
|SYSTEM ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIFICATIONS|
|Thermal Rating (at 110V)||1,219 BTU (typical)
1,697 BTU (worst case)
|Height||3.3" (8.5 cm), fits into 2U space|
|Width||19" IEC rack-compliant (17.6", 44.7 cm)|
|Depth (without cable management brackets)||19" (48 cm)|
|Operating temperature, altitude, and relative humidity||50°F to 104°F (10°C to 40°C); at ≤ 3,000m (at ≤ 10,000') elevation; 20% to 80% relative humidity, noncondensing|
|Nonoperating temperature and relative humidity||-40°F to 158°F (-40°C to 70°C); at ≤ 12,192m (at ≤ 40,000') typical of unconditioned airplane cargo bay, 5% to 95% relative humidity, noncondensing, in original container|
|Operating acoustic noise||Declared sound power (LwAd) per ISO 9296: 6.9 Bels
Sound pressure (LpAm) (bystander positions): 51
|Safety/ Emissions/ Immunity||Safety: EN 60950, CE, CSA 60950, UL 60950, CB IEC60950-1 (all national deviations), EN60825-1, IRAM, CU, BIS, BSMI, SONCAP, NRCS LOA (South Africa)
Emissions/Immunity: FCC Part 15 Class A, ICES-03, CE, KCC, VCCI, AS/NZS CISPR 22, EN55022, EN55024, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3, SABS COC (South Africa), BSMI
- Effective capacity based on 5:1 storage efficiency ratios with the maximum number of SSDs installed; space savings will vary dependent on workload and use cases.
Specifications are subject to change without notice.
Primary Use Cases
Accelerate and protect your critical Microsoft and business applications on FAS2600
Harness the power of ONTAP and OnCommand® software to simplify your data management and protection.
Included features and software:
A premium bundle is available for purchase that includes:
|Flexible and Scalable|
|Unified support for SAN and NAS workloads||All supported storage protocols included in configuration|
|Massively scalable, high-performance data containers||FlexGroup|
|Resilient and Available|
|Double parity RAID protection||RAID DP|
|Triple parity RAID protection||RAID TEC|
|Redundant I/O paths for performance and availability||Multipath I/O|
|High availability pair of active storage controllers||Active-Active|
|Back-up, Disaster Recovery, and Compliance|
|Incremental point-in-time copies||Snapshot|
|Asynchronous replication for back-up and disaster recovery||SnapMirror|
|Synchronous mirroring to enable business continuity||*MetroCluster|
|WORM file locking for data retention and compliance||SnapLock||Optional||Optional|
|Reduce storage capacity requirements||Inline Deduplication|
|Additional storage efficiency with patented block-reduction technology||Inline Compaction|
|Flexibly allocate disk storage space as needed||Thin Provisioning|
|Create instant read/write virtual copies||FlexClone|
|Increase usable storage capacity||*Advanced Drive Partitioning|
|Security and Multi-tenancy|
|Data-at-rest encryption using self-encrypting drives||NetApp Storage Encryption (NSE)|
|Software-based data-at-rest encryption on any type of disk||NetApp Volume Encryption (NVE)||Optional||Optional|
|Embedded key management||Onboard Key Manager|
|Create workload performance limits in multitenant environments||Storage Quality of Service (QoS)|
|Automatic Data Tiering|
|Accelerate hot data performance with read caching on flash media||FlashCache|
|Accelerate hot data performance with read and write caching on aggregate of HDDs and SSDs||Flash Pool|
|Fast, simple configuration set-up and system management||OnCommand System Manager|
|Monitor and proactively manage system health, protection, and performance||OnCommand Unified Manager|
|Improve productivity by automating storage-management processes||OnCommand Workflow Automation|
|Streamline storage management by integrating disparate software tools||OnCommand API Services|
|Recover file systems or entire databases in an instant||SnapRestore|
|Centralize application-consistent data protection and clone management||SnapCenter|
|Simplify application-consistent configuration, backup, and restore||SnapManager|
|Extended Value Software: Virtualization, Back-up and Infrastructure Management|
|Storage virtualization of third-party arrays||**FlexArray Virtualization||Optional||Optional|
|Open platform for on-premises and hybrid cloud-based data center management||OnCommand Insight||Optional||Optional|
|Advanced automation, data protection policies, and file-level search and restore||SnapCenter Advanced||Optional||Optional|
*Not available on all FAS systems. Check with your NetApp sales representative to determine availability.
**Not available with FAS2600 and FAS2500.
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