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FAS Storage Arrays: Simple, secure, trusted

The #1 customer-trusted,​ cloud-optimized​ unified storage platform.

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Why NetApp FAS Storage Arrays?

Best-in-class data management to simplify operations

Powered by NetApp® ONTAP® data management software, we can help you build a storage infrastructure that is simple, secure, and trusted.  NetApp FAS Storage Arrays provides customers with a balance of performance and capacity.

Optimized for easy deployment and operations, NetApp FAS systems deliver the flexibility to handle your future growth and cloud integration. With their highly available hardware and powerful software, FAS systems cost-effectively deliver the data protection, security, and scalability to safeguard your data and help your team be more efficient.

Flexibly adapt to evolving business needs

Provision storage in minutes.
Go from initial power-on to serving data in less than 10 minutes with provisioning for key business applications.

Simplify ongoing management.
Upgrade software or service storage during regular business hours with zero downtime.

Streamline operations.
Leverage one unified system for SAN and NAS with proven storage efficiency.

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Secure and protect your data across your hybrid cloud

On-premise & public clouds, we have you covered  
Start small and scale nondisruptively as your data requirements grow, on premises and in the cloud.

The Best Cloud Integration
Connect effortlessly to the cloud with leading integration to Amazon AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud, and others.

Prevent problems before they affect your business
Optimize your storage environment and reduce costs with the predictive analytics and proactive care of NetApp ®   Active IQ® .

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Customer proven for diverse workloads

Secure your sensitive information 
Protect your data at rest and in transit with our portfolio of security capabilities. 

Safeguard against data loss
Efficiently replicate data and accelerate recovery with application-consistent data protection.

Eliminate business disruptions
Maintain access to data at all times during service, failures, and site disasters.

Customer proven, real-world results
IDC Whitepaper validates NetApp customers achieve six-nines availability.

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Primary use cases

From backup and recovery to content collaboration, NetApp FAS storage arrays are built to get things done.

Distributed Enterprise/Remote to Core

Consolidate SAN and NAS workloads. 

High-volume unstructured data

Easily support large volume of data - media and entertainment, EDA, CAD/CAE, medical imaging. 

Backup and Disaster Recovery

Efficiently use for Disaster Recovery OR as backup destination

Meet the six NetApp FAS models

Unmatched business agility, superior uptime, and certification across multiple platforms—all available in every one of the six models in the NetApp FAS series. No matter how big—or small—your business, find the perfect fit for superior data storage with a FAS model. 

FAS2720-2750

FAS2720 and FAS2750

Streamlined storage for the distributed enterprise that simplifies growth management.  

FAS500f-2

FAS500f

Enjoy the perfect balance of capacity and performance while remaining flexible.

FAS8300-8700-9000

FAS8300, FAS8700, and FAS9000

Effortless scalability for enterprise applications that don't have time for downtime.

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Building a new digital launch pad?

See why sophisticated companies chose NetApp after reimagining their data architecture.

We love a good win-win-win

GigaOm recently ranked NetApp #1 across its three Radars: Primary Storage for Large Enterprises, Enterprise Scale-out File Systems, and Cloud File Systems. As the “clear winner,” our "unified platform with ONTAP, unmatched cloud integration, and rich set of data services" put us at the center of it all.Source: GigaOm, Data Storage for the Hybrid Multicloud Era, January 25, 2022

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FAS500f FAS9000 FAS8700 FAS8300 FAS2750 FAS2720
For customers with demanding application performance objectives in a cost-effective, high capacity system. Designed with a modular architecture that is optimized for serviceability and availability. Ideal for consolidated environments. High-end system that is optimized for high capacity and performance to consolidate multiple business workloads. Designed for a wide range of midrange deployments that need a balance of capacity and performance. Optimized for midsize businesses and small enterprises that require simple deployment and operations. Supports 24 internal drives plus external storage shelves. Optimized for midsize businesses and small enterprises that require simple deployment and operations. Designed with 12 internal NL-SAS drives, plus external storage shelves, for deployments needing high capacity.
Maximum Scale-out in a Cluster up to 24 nodes (12 HA pairs) up to 24 nodes (12 HA pairs) up to 24 nodes (12 HA pairs) up to 24 nodes (12 HA pairs) up to 24 nodes (12 HA pairs) up to 24 nodes (12 HA pairs)
Maximum Drives per HA Pair (2 nodes) 48 1,440 1,440 720 144 144
Maximum Raw Capacity per HA Pair 734TB 14.7PB 14.7PB 7.3PB 1.2PB 1.4PB
Maximum Raw Capacity for Cluster 8.8PB 176PB 176PB 88PB 15PB 17PB
Controller Chassis Form factor 2U 8U 4U 4U 2U 2U
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Thanks, Gartner, we could get used to this 

For the third year in a row, NetApp has been recognized by Gartner as a leader in the Magic Quadrant for Primary StorageJeff Vogel, Roger W. Cox, Joseph Unsworth, Santhosh Rao, "Gartner Magic Quadrant for Primary Storage," October 11,2021.

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We’ve been working at this—and delivering on it—for 10+ years: our vision of extending ITOps into a unified hybrid cloud with consistent data services everywhere.

Products

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Need the lowest latency for your enterprise applications?

Check out the NetApp AFF A-Series, with the high performance, scale, and cloud connectivity you need to run your business.

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Looking for entry all-flash storage with no compromises?

Get the NetApp AFF C190, an enterprise-class all-flash storage system at an affordable price.

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Software features

Harness the power of NetApp® ONTAP® to simplify and accelerate your storage environment.

Storage efficiency

Reduce costs with leading data reduction technologies and built-in configuration efficiencies.

Backup and recovery

Protect against data loss and accelerate recovery from local and regional outages.

Business continuity

Ensure your critical applications stay online with continuous data availability.

Nondisruptive operations

Eliminate business disruptions during maintenance and upgrades.

Performance and scalability

Ensure performance for consolidated workloads, and scale up or scale out capacity and performance.

Cloud integration

Automatically tier cold data to the hybrid cloud.

Security

Avoid unauthorized data access and secure your data at rest and in transit across your hybrid cloud.

Compliance

Meet strict governance and data retention policies.

Testimonials

See how our customers are using FAS storage arrays.

University of New Mexico

UNM's Computer Science Department relies on NetApp to conduct cutting-edge research.

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ON Semiconductor

NetApp FAS and All Flash FAS systems enable ON Semiconductor to keep manufacturing running 24/7.

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Okada Manila

Okada Manila delivers a data-driven customer experience with NetApp's hybrid flash storage solutions.

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