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AFF A-Series

Accelerate and consolidate all your workloads, including VMware, databases, and AI with high-performance, ultra-secure unified data storage for any datatype and any app.

Unified data storage built for the AI era

Seize your AI advantage with the new NetApp® AFF A70, A90, and A1K systems. Leverage a single OS to simplify at scale and flexibly power any workload with advanced data management, industry-leading ransomware protection, and seamless integration across hybrid cloud.

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Power and protect all your workloads

40

M IOPs

Speed mission-critical appsUp to 40M IOPS and up to 1TB/s throughput in a single cluster
1

TB/s throughput

Drive data-intensive workloadsUp to 40M IOPS and up to 1TB/s throughput in a single cluster
99

%+ accuracy

Real-time ransomware detection
Powerful Storage
Powerful storage

Go faster with unmatched performance and massive scale. New NetApp AFF A-Series systems turbocharge your mission-critical workloads with up to 40M IOPs, up to 1TB/s throughput, always-on data reduction, and proven 99.9999% availability.

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Data-driven intelligence

Leverage the industry’s richest data services to build an AI-ready ecosystem on future-proof infrastructure. Seamlessly manage, protect, and mobilize data across your hybrid cloud at the lowest cost.

Secure Storage
The most secure storage on the planet

Protect your valuable data with real-time, AI/ML-based ransomware detection, designed for 99%+ accuracy, guaranteed recovery, and integrated business continuity. All on the only hardened enterprise storage validated for top-secret dataCheck out our certifications here: www.netapp.com/esg/trust-center/compliance/.

The new NetApp AFF A-Series. The data foundation for enterprise AI.

Our guarantees 

DreamWorks Animation

“Given the exponential demand for CG animated content, we are excited for the unprecedented performance and flexibility of the new NetApp AFF A-Series, and how it will support our most active, business-critical production data.”

Skottie Miller, Technology Fellow for Systems Architecture, DreamWorks Animation

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CyberAgent

Building AI demands high-performance storage. A hybrid cloud approach combines the best of performance, flexibility, and cost for this Japanese media company. As a result, advertising is more targeted, leading to better outcomes.

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Testo

The goal was to become more sustainable while decreasing costs, and the NetApp AFF A-Series delivered. Testo decreased their C02 emissions by 20 tons annually and reduced annual storage costs by 25%.

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SysAdminOK

The NetApp AFF A-Series provides the foundation for SysAdminOK’s 1PB storage infrastructure and VMware environment, composed of hundreds of hypervisors and thousands of virtual machines.

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Simplify your storage journey

AFF A-Series technical specifications

Although each AFF A-Series model features the same NetApp ONTAP software, they differ in hardware capabilities. Find out which model best fits your data needs.

  AFF-A1K product AFF-A90 product AFF-A70 product
AFF A1K AFF A90 AFF A70
Maximum scale-out 24 nodes 24 nodes 24 nodes
Maximum SSD 2880 2880 2880
Max Effective capacityEffective capacity based on 5:1 storage efficiency ratios with the maximum number of SSDs installed; space savings vary depending on workload and use cases. 185PB 185PB 185PB
Controller chassis form factor 2x2U 4U; 48 internal SSD slots 4U; 48 internal SSD slots
Power consumption (median) 2718WEstimate under typical customer condition—awaiting field data for the new product.
(with NS224)
1950WEstimate under typical customer condition—awaiting field data for the new product. 1232WEstimate under typical customer condition—awaiting field data for the new product.
  ASA A900 product ASA A800 product ASA A400 product ASA A250 product ASA A150 product
  AFF A900 AFF A800 AFF A400 AFF A250 AFF A150
Maximum scale-out 24 nodes 24 nodes 24 nodes 24 nodes 24 nodes
Maximum SSD 5760 2880 5760 576 864
Max effective capacityEffective capacity based on 5:1 storage efficiency ratios with the maximum number of SSDs installed; space savings vary depending on workload and use cases. 702.7PB 185PB 702.7PB 35.2PB 26PB
Controller chassis form factor 8U 4U; 48 internal SSD slots 4U 2U; 24 internal SSD slots 2U; 24 internal SSD slots
Power consumption (median) 2450W (with NS224) 1463W 890W (with DS224C)
1240W (with NS224)
491W 300WEstimate under typical customer condition—awaiting field data for the new product.

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