7 Reasons Why NetApp is Best for Flash

There’s a lot of competition out there when it comes to all-flash arrays. Learn why NetApp is the best choice.

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1. Better performance

Not only do NetApp all-flash arrays deliver consistent low latency under the most stressful workloads, but performance does not suffer when inline storage efficiency features are turned on.

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2. More efficient

NetApp efficiency technologies deliver market-leading data reduction. The storage savings increase 10X with snapshots. Better effective capacity backed by the most effective guarantee . No fluff. No fine print.

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3. Total security

NetApp all-flash storage provides application-consistent data protection, synchronous replication, built-in encryption, WORM protection, and more to safeguard your data and meet governance and compliance requirements.

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NetApp has managed data for every CG animated film that’s been produced at DreamWorks. Virtually every movie we’ve made resides on NetApp solutions.

Skottie Miller, Technology Fellow, DreamWorks

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4. Completely future-proof

Sure, we can offer you a free controller upgrade. But will your IT strategy take you to hybrid or public cloud in the next 3 years? Our solutions give you the agility to make your cloud strategy a reality.

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5. Better application integration

NetApp’s deep support for VMware, Oracle, Microsoft SQL, SAP, My SQL, and more let you empower your application owner to provision storage as they need it – easily and without being storage experts.

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6. Most cloud-ready

Whether it’s tiering cold data to the cloud, using cloud for backup, or unifying management across flash and cloud, NetApp helps you place the right data in the right place for the right cost.

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7. Innovation leader

NetApp has led the market, shipping NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe-oF), the industry’s first end-to-end NVMe system, support for 32 GB fibre-channel and 100 Gb Ethernet, data management software for server-side persistent memory, and cloud data services in partnership with the leading hyperscalers.

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