FAS8000 Hybrid Flash Storage
Fast-track your business operations with scalable hybrid-flash storage.
Respond flexibly to changing business requirements.
- Accelerate SAN and NAS workloads with hybrid flash.
- Scale to 24 nodes with zero downtime to upgrade and service.
- Connect easily to the cloud.
Deliver uptime, security, and cost efficiency.
- Continuous Availability
- Proven Storage Efficiency with Built-in Encryption
- Simplified Management and Deep Application Integration
Leverage flexible, scalable hybrid-flash storage.
Designed for business-critical and consolidated environments that require:
- Rich data management.
- Enterprise-grade capabilities.
- Scalability for SAN and NAS workloads.
Primary Use Cases
Multiple Business Advantages
Scale flexibly with business growth.
Expand to 172PB. Cluster with AFF all-flash systems. Integrate existing third-party storage arrays.
Accelerate applications with flash.
Reduce latency and speed operations with Flash Cache™ and Flash Pool™.
Eliminate planned downtime. Service and upgrade your systems during regular business hours.
Leverage integrated data protection and built-in encryption to meet your goals for business continuity and security.
Models & Specifications
|NAS Scaling||1–24 nodes (12 HA pairs)|
|Maximum Flash Pool™ capacity||1728TB||864TB||576TB||288TB|
|SAN Scaling||1–12 nodes (6 HA pairs)|
|Maximum Flash Pool capacity||864TB||432TB||288TB||144TB|
|Cluster interconnect||2, 4, or 6 10GbE||2 or 4 10GbE||2 or 4 10GbE||2 10GbE|
|PER HA PAIR SPECIFICATIONS (ACTIVE-ACTIVE DUAL CONTROLLER)|
|Maximum Flash Pool capacity||144TB||72TB||48TB||24TB|
|Controller form factor||Dual enclosure HA;
2 controllers and 2 IOXMs in two 6U chassis; total of 12U
|Dual-enclosure HA; 2 controllers and 2 IOXMs in two 6U chassis; total of 12U or
Single-enclosure HA; 2 controllers in single 6U chassis
|Single-enclosure HA; 2 controllers in single 6U chassis||Single-enclosure HA;
2 controllers in single 3U chassis
|Maximum Flash Cache™||24TB||8TB||4TB||3TB|
|Maximum Flash Pool||144TB||72TB||48TB||24TB|
|Combined flash total||144TB||72TB||48TB||24TB|
|PCIe expansion slots||24||8 or 24||8||4|
|Onboard I/O: UTA2
(10GbE/FCoE, 16Gb FC)
|Onboard I/O: 10GbE||8||8||8||4|
|Onboard I/O: GbE||8||8||8||4|
|Onboard I/O: 6Gb SAS||8||8||8||4|
|Storage networking supported||FC; FCoE; iSCSI; NFS; pNFS; CIFS/SMB|
|OS version||ONTAP® 8.2.2 RC1 or higher||ONTAP 8.2.1 RC2 or higher|
|High-availability features||Alternate Control Path (ACP); Ethernet-based service processor and ONTAP management interface; redundant hot-swappable controllers, cooling fans, power supplies, and optic|
ONTAP 9, 8.3
Hardware cluster configurations:
|Disk shelves supported||DS212C (2U; 12 drives, 3.5” LFF, 12Gb)
DS224C (2U; 24 drives, 2.5" SFF, 12Gb)
DS2246 (2U; 24 drives, 2.5" SFF, 6Gb)
DS4246 (4U; 24 drives, 3.5" LFF, 6Gb)
DS4486 (4U; 48 drives, 3.5" LFF, 6Gb)
DS4243 (4U; 24 drives, 3.5" LFF) supported for upgrades only with ONTAP 9
DS4246 (DS4243 with IOM6 added) – supported in ONTAP 9.1+
DS14 disk shelves (mk2-AT, mk4) are supported for upgrades only, not supported in ONTAP 9+
See NetApp Disk Shelves and Storage Media for more details on each disk shelf and supported drive types.
|Maximum RAID group sizes||RAID-TEC™ (triple parity, ONTAP 9)
|Operating systems supported||Windows® 2000, Windows Server® 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows XP, Linux®, Oracle® Solaris, AIX, HP-UX, Mac® OS, VMware®, ESX®|
|Max. number of LUNs||FAS8020/FAS8040: 8,192 (ONTAP 9 and 8.3.x)
FAS8060/FAS8080: 12,288 (ONTAP 9 and 8.3.x)
7-mode, all FAS8000 systems: 2048
|Number of supported SAN hosts||FAS8020/FAS8040: 4,096 (ONTAP 9 and 8.3.x)
FAS8060/FAS8080: 8,192 (ONTAP 9 and 8.3.x)
7-mode, all FAS8000 systems: Up to 512 hosts per HA pair
|FlexVol® volumes||(In hardware clusters) Up to 1,000 per controller; (7-mode) up to 500 per controller|
|Snapshot® copies||Up to 255,000 per controller
|Maximum volume size||100TB||100TB||100TB||70TB|
|Maximum aggregate size||400TB||400TB||324TB||324TB|
|Maximum Port Count (Includes Integrated Ports and PCIe Expansion Slots)|
|FC target ports (16Gb autoranging)||64||64||24||12|
|FC target ports (4Gb or 8Gb)||64||64||40||20|
|FCoE target ports, UTA (max.)||32||32||24||12|
|10GbE ports (max.)||64||64||32||16|
|GbE ports (max.)||72||72||40||20|
|6Gb/12Gb SAS ports (max.)||56||56||40||20|
|FC initiator ports (max.)||72||72||40||20|
|Dual 10GbE (optical or copper)||16||16||8||4|
|Dual 10Gbase-T (RJ-45,CAT 6A-E)||16||16||8||4|
|Quad GbE (copper)||16||16||8||4|
|Dual 10GbE/FCoE 16Gb FC Unified Target Adapter 2 (UTA2, optical or copper for 10GbE/FCoE deployments, optical for 16Gb FC)||24||24||8||4|
|8Gb FC target||16||16||8||4|
|Flash Cache Performance Acceleration Module (2TB)||12||4||2||0|
|Flash Cache Performance Acceleration Module (1TB)||24||8||4||2|
|Flash Cache Performance Acceleration Module (512GB)||24||16||8||4|
|Quad 6Gb SAS storage HBA||12||8||8||4|
|Quad 12Gb SAS storage HBA||12||8||8||4|
|Quad 4Gb FC storage/tape HBA (fiber)||16||8||8||4|
|SYSTEM ENVIRONMENTAL SPECIFICATIONS|
|Thermal Rating (at 200V)||2,880 BTU (typical, per enclosure)
3,252 BTU (worst case, per enclosure)
|2,031 BTU (typical)
2,362 BTU (worst case)
|1,495 BTU (typical)
1,843 BTU (worst case)
|1,205 BTU (typical)
1,450 BTU (worst case)
|Height||12U (6U per enclosure)||6U or 12U||6U||3U|
|Width||19" IEC rack-compliant (17.6", 44.7cm)|
|Depth||24.3" (28.9" with cable management)|
|Operating temperature, altitude, and relative humidity||10°C to 40°C (50°F to 104°F); at <= 3,000m (at <= 10,000') elevation; 20% to 80% relative humidity, noncondensing (28°C wet bulb temperature)|
|Nonoperating temperature and relative humidity||–40°C to 70°C (–40°F to 158°F); 5% to 95% relative humidity, noncondensing, in original container|
|Operating acoustic noise
|Safety/emissions/immunity||Safety: EN 60950, CE, CSA 60950, UL 60950, CB IEC60950-1 (all national deviations), EN60825-1, IRAM, CU, BIS, BSMI, SONCAP, NRCS LOA (South Africa)
Emissions/Immunity: FCC Part 15 Class A, ICES-03, CE, KCC, VCCI, AS/NZS CISPR 22, EN55022, EN55024, EN61000-3-2, EN61000-3-3, SABS COC (South Africa), BSMI
|NETAPP SYSTEMS CABINET|
|Dimensions (height/width/depth)||78.75" (200cm)/23.6" (60cm)/44.3" (112.5cm)|
|Minimum cabinet clearances for airflow||10" (25.4cm) front and 12" (30.5cm) rear|
|Minimum cabinet clearances for service||30" (76.3cm) front and rear, 12" top|
|AC power||200 to 240VAC|
|Current||30A single-phase or 3-phase|
|Weight (empty)||307lb. (138kg)|
|Features||Split rear door with cable egress opening, reversible front door (left or right handed)|
- Requires ONTAP 8.2.3 or higher.
- Not supported in ONTAP 9.
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Features and Software Included with the ONTAP® Software
Efficiency: FlexVol®, deduplication, compression, compaction, and thin provisioning
Availability: MetroCluster™ and Multipath I/O
Data protection: RAID-TEC™, RAID-DP®, and Snapshot®
Performance: Storage quality of service (QoS)
Scalable NAS container: FlexGroup
Management: OnCommand® Unified Manager, OnCommand Performance Manager, OnCommand Workflow Automation, OnCommand API Services, OnCommand System Manager
Extended Value Software (optional)
A Premium Bundle is available for purchase with FAS8000 systems that includes:
- Available with ONTAP 9
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