Join the discussions
Explore issues and answers around NetApp storage solutions.
The #1 customer-trusted, cloud-optimized unified storage platform.
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.
Capacity, performance, security, cloud
When the stakes are high and you need a trusted solution, you can count on the new FAS9500. Built for the perfect balance of performance and capacity, the latest in the FAS lineup delivers 50% more performance, advanced cyber resilience, and a modular design to enhance reliability, availability, and serviceability to make it the de-facto choice for your general-purpose applications as well as backup and retention.
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.
Streamlined storage for the distributed enterprise that simplifies growth management.
Enjoy the simplicity and reduced TCO for your high-capacity applications.
Effortless scalability for enterprise applications that don't have time for downtime.
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.
Leverage one unified system for SAN and NAS with proven storage efficiency.
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® .
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.
From backup and recovery to content collaboration, NetApp FAS storage arrays are built to get things done.
Consolidate SAN and NAS workloads.
Easily support large volume of data - media and entertainment, EDA, CAD/CAE, medical imaging.
Efficiently use for Disaster Recovery OR as backup destination
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
It’s flattering to be #1 in Cloud IT Operations and Containers use cases.GARTNER and Magic Quadrant are registered trademarks and service marks of Gartner, Inc. and/or its affiliates in the U.S. and internationally and are used herein with permission. All rights reserved.
Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings or other designation. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner’s research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
Gartner 2022 Magic Quadrant for Primary Storage, October 17, 2022, Jeff Vogel, Joseph Unsworth, Chandra Mukhyala
Gartner 2022 Critical Capabilities for Primary Storage, October 17, 2022, Jeff Vogel, Joseph Unsworth, Chandra Mukhyala
|For customers looking for an efficient and cost-effective system for high-capacity workloads.||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|
Harness the power of NetApp® ONTAP® to simplify and accelerate your storage environment.
Reduce costs with leading data reduction technologies and built-in configuration efficiencies.
Protect against data loss and accelerate recovery from local and regional outages.
Ensure your critical applications stay online with continuous data availability.
Eliminate business disruptions during maintenance and upgrades.
Ensure performance for consolidated workloads, and scale up or scale out capacity and performance.
Automatically tier cold data to the hybrid cloud.
Avoid unauthorized data access and secure your data at rest and in transit across your hybrid cloud.
Meet strict governance and data retention policies.
See how our customers are using FAS storage arrays.
Submit a NetApp product review on Gartner Peer Insights to receive a $25 USD gift card for each published review - or choose to submit a review without an incentive. Reviews take less than 10 minutes to complete and are anonymous.
The Gartner Peer Insights Logo is a trademark and service mark of Gartner, Inc., and/or its affiliates, and is used herein with permission. All rights reserved.
Explore issues and answers around NetApp storage solutions.
Get the inside scoop on a variety of tech-related topics.
Browse events--live, online, and on demand--on the NetApp calendar.
No matter what solutions, products, or services you’re interested in, we’d love to talk.
Different partner purchasing options include:
NetApp Keystone provides flexible cloud consumption models whether you build or buy, on-premises or in the public cloud.