Your dedicated, application-driven workloads will thank you.
Performance. Your dedicated apps demand it.
Performance-optimized SANtricity® software delivers data—with high IOPs, high throughput and low latency—to all your data analytics, video surveillance, and backup apps.
Uptime. Your business doesn’t miss a beat.
Complete all your management tasks while the storage stays online. Tweak configurations, perform maintenance, or expand capacity without disrupting I/O.
Protection. You and your data can rest easy.
SANtricity software delivers superior data protection and advanced diagnostics with mirroring, Dynamic Disk Pools, Snapshot® copies, and connection to the hybrid cloud.
Primary Use Cases
Multiple Business Advantages
Accelerate performance for high-IOPS, low-latency applications and high-bandwidth, high-throughput applications.
Realize best-in-class reliability with automated features, online configuration, state-of-the-art Dynamic Disk Pools technology, and more.
Simplify storage-management chores. Gain the flexibility you need for advanced tuning of all E-Series storage systems.
Manage anytime, anywhere.
Manage your NetApp E-Series system—anytime, anywhere. Our on-box, web-based interface streamlines your management workflow.
NetApp SANtricity software lets you achieve maximum performance and utilization of your E-Series Hybrid-Flash Storage Systems and EF-Series Flash Storage Arrays.
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|Operating system and system management||SANtricity System Manager 11.40|
|High-availability features ||Dual active controller with automated I/O path failover
Automatic load balancing and path connectivity monitoring
Dynamic Disk Pools technology and traditional RAID levels 0, 1, 5, 6, and 10
Redundant, hot-swappable storage controllers, disk drives, power supplies, and fans
Automatic rebuild after a drive failure
Mirrored data cache with battery-backed destage to flash
Proactive drive health monitoring that identifies problems before they create issues
Up to six-nines availability (with appropriate configuration and service plans)
|Host operating systems||Apple Mac OS
Microsoft Windows Server
Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Oracle Enterprise Linux
Red Hat Enterprise Linux
|Included software features||SANtricity synchronous and asynchronous mirroring
SANtricity volume copy
SANtricity Cloud Connector
SANtricity SSD cache
SANtricity thin provisioning
Dynamic Disk Pools technology
Data assurance (T10 PI ANSI standard)
Role-based access control and audit log
Native drive encryption key management
External (KMIP-compliant) key management
|Optional software feature||SANtricity Drive Encryption |
|System capabilities||Full Stripe Write Acceleration (FSWA) to accelerate system write performance
Dynamic volume expansion
Dynamic capacity expansion and contraction
Dynamic RAID-level migration
Dynamic segment-size migration
Embedded system event monitoring
NetApp AutoSupport for proactive maintenance
Online SANtricity OS upgrades and drive firmware upgrades
VMware vSphere Storage APIs—Array Integration (VAAI)
Microsoft Windows Offloaded Data Transfer (ODX)
|Application plug-ins ||NetApp SANtricity Plug-In for VMware vCenter
NetApp SANtricity Performance App for Splunk Enterprise
NetApp SANtricity Plug-In for Nagios
|Open management||NetApp SANtricity Web Services embedded REST API
NetApp PowerShell Toolkit
NetApp SANtricity Secure CLI
-  Hardware and software for at-rest data encryption are not available in certain countries, including Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia, and other Eurasian Customs Union countries.
-  Plug-ins can be downloaded at no charge from mysupport.netapp.com or the application partner website.