FlexPod® Datacenter solution is composed of Cisco® UCS™ servers and Nexus® switches, and NetApp® FAS storage arrays with clustered Data ONTAP® software. NetApp and Cisco collaborated with VMware to deliver the VMware Vsphere on FlexPod Datacenter solution for virtualized enterprise environments.
- Highly scalable architecture that scales up and out within each architectural component and expands FlexPod storage capacity
- Flexible IT for any cloud environment that supports mixed application workloads – private, public, or hybrid cloud
- Adaptable, always-on architecture with redundant HA features
- Data center efficiency with utilization across all layers, and resource pools, including an entire storage cluster manageable as a single, dynamic IT asset