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

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Building a new digital launch pad?

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

IDC MarketScape: Leader in Scale-Out NAS

NetApp named a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Scale-Out File-Based Storage 2019 Vendor Assessment.

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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 StorageGartner Magic Quadrant for Primary Storage, 11 October 2021, Jeff Vogel, Roger W. Cox, Joseph Unsworth, Santhosh Rao.

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We believe this is the result of 10+ years driving toward and delivering on our vision of naturally extending IT operations into a unified hybrid cloud with consistent data services everywhere.

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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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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.


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.

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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