Windows File Services

    NetApp helps simplify your Windows file services environment, to boost efficiency and availability and reduce costs.

    An agile data infrastructure from NetApp can help you cope with file server sprawl, poor utilization of servers and storage, and time-consuming backups. NetApp® scalable, high-performance data storage platforms and ONTAP® software improve availability of your Windows® files.

    Consolidating existing Windows file servers on NetApp enables:

    • Intelligent management of your Windows File Servers with rapid backup and recovery plus integrated data protection.
    • Improved productivity with cluster-enabled, on-demand scaling of capacity, performance, and operations.
    • Nondisruptive operations during storage infrastructure and software upgrades with ONTAP® software.
    • Space-saving replication, point-in-time Snapshot™ copies, deduplication, compression, thin provisioning, and media optimization.
    • Varying workloads with simultaneous support for Windows® and UNIX® NAS file serving and SAN.

    Our solution integrates with identification and authentication services, such as Active Directory, for easy consolidation. Plus, we offer a broad portfolio of certified solutions including antivirus, quota management, and audit and logging.

    Read more about NetApp solutions for Windows File Services

    Learn more by contacting your NetApp sales representative or reseller and arrange a visit to your local Microsoft Technology Center.