Fully automated, all—flash array delivers agility and guaranteed application performance at web scale. Guarantee performance to thousands of apps on one shared storage system. Mix and match nodes to right—size the performance and scalability of your NetApp SolidFire system. Automate everyday storage tasks and enable end—user self—service to shrink administration time by 12x. Eliminate storage refresh cycles and compatibility concerns. Reduce operational overhead and risk with resilient, self—healing architecture. See what your VMware software—defined data center can achieve when you escape the performance and efficiency limitations of traditional storage. Where can you take your cloud when storage works with you—not against you? Discover storage built to enable the demands of your production—ready cloud environments. DevOps is evolving into a mainstream approach for managing a modern, programmable infrastructure. Start your transformation by automating every aspect of storage.
Advance your IT strategy with solutions that reduce the complexity of hybrid cloud. Create an architecture for hybrid cloud. The NetApp OnCommand suite of data management software seamlessly controls your data across the hybrid cloud. Maximize efficiency with IT solutions built for the Data Fabric. Protect critical data and accelerate business outcomes. It’s a balancing act that poses a challenge for most companies weighing the demands of accelerated business innovation against ever-tighter cost—control measures. IT organizations of all sizes are pursuing emerging technologies to complement their existing IT investments. Their goal: to accelerate critical applications, gain data visibility, streamline data protection, and increase operational agility. Meanwhile, budgets continue to shrink. Data Fabric Solutions from NetApp are designed to address these IT challenges by delivering the benefits of the Data Fabric. Whether IT—deployed or a cloud service—or both—NetApp hybrid cloud solutions for the Data Fabric combine best—in—class technologies and partnerships across a variety of use cases
NetApp Automation And Integration
Automate your storage processes. Integrate storage management solutions. Manage by service—level objectives. Adopt a service—oriented approach to managing your NetApp storage systems. NetApp Service Level Manager simplifies storage consumption and enables delivery of predictable performance for your workloads. Boost productivity throughout the organization when you automate your repeatable, manual storage-management processes. Leverage OnCommand Workflow Automation to construct, customize, publish, and activate a broad range of storage workflows. Integrate your favorite IT tools to streamline management of your on—premises and cloud storage. Using REST APIs, populate inventory, space, and performance metrics in your preferred management console for on-premises and cloud storage. Integrate your storage services using one programmable interface for IT—as—a—service and cloud. Enable one-click self—service for fast delivery of new services. Manage storage by service level objectives—optimize performance and cost.
NetApp OnCommand Unified Manager
Simplify system management and monitor your storage health. Maximize availability and maintain control of your storage infrastructure running NetApp ONTAP software for improved availability, scalability, supportability, performance, and security. Increase user productivity with health monitoring, discovery, and alerting to streamline data management. Instantly view the status of storage availability, capacity, performance, and data protection relationships from a single dashboard. Built—in system and user-defined policy thresholds detect and alert when performance incidents arise, allowing quick troubleshooting and resolution with suggested corrective actions. Discover, monitor, and receive notifications to proactively manage storage and quickly resolve issues. Monitor petabytes of data from a single dashboard. Manage your data at scale. Keep pace with fluctuating business demands using performance data and advanced analytics.
Designed specifically for flash, the AFF A series all-flash systems deliver industry—leading performance, capacity density, scalability, security, and network connectivity in dense form factors. With the addition of a new entry-level system, the new AFF A series family extends enterprise—grade flash to midsize businesses and to fit any budget. At up to 7M IOPS per cluster with sub millisecond latency, they are the fastest all—flash arrays built on a true unified scale—out architecture. The AFF A series allows customers to complete twice the work at half the latency as compared with the previous generation of AFF systems.
As the industry’s first all—flash arrays to provide both 40 Gigabit Ethernet (40GbE) and 32Gb Fibre Channel connectivity, AFF A series systems eliminate the bandwidth bottlenecks that are increasingly moved to network from storage as flash gets faster and faster. NetApp has been leading the all—flash storage innovations with the latest SSD technologies. As the first all—flash array to support 15TB SSDs, AFF systems, with the introduction of the A series, also become the first to use MSW SSDs, which further increase the usable capacity of SSDs significantly
Secure your intellectual property and confidential information, comply with industry and government regulations, and preserve your reputation by avoiding a publicized data security breach. Safeguard your data with enterprise—grade continuous data protection for NetApp—to—NetApp and heterogeneous deployments. Choose NetApp backup and recovery solutions to safeguard your critical data. Drive operational efficiencies by reducing backup time, improving data recovery, and cutting infrastructure, tape, and administrative costs.
Direct backups between NetApp systems minimize the need for external infrastructure and appliances. Increase your application availability with our industry—leading ability to failover to a Snapshot copy. NetApp FlexClone technology leverages Snapshot copies for development and testing. NetApp backups transfer only new or changed blocks—shrinking your backup windows, minimizing network traffic, and reducing disk capacity requirements by up to 90%.
NetApp Hybrid Flash Storage Arrays E—Series systems running SANtricity are built for dedicated, high—bandwidth applications like data analytics, video surveillance, and disk—based backup that need simple, fast, reliable SAN storage. Accelerate your data analytics by 50% or more to deliver business insights—and results—faster. Build your data lake on the most open, scalable platform in the industry. Maximize hybrid—flash performance and price. Support high—IOPS or bandwidth-intensive applications with the same system.
Gain the performance efficiency you need. Run dedicated apps on NetApp Hybrid Flash Storage Arrays E—Series. Examine the compelling data-protection and reliability benefits of NetApp Hybrid Flash Storage Arrays E—Series. Achieve consistent high performance. Access your data more frequently. Scale with compute and storage decoupled. Run applications—like Couchbase and MongoDB—with up to 33% less infrastructure compared to commodity servers. Power video—surveillance, cyber—security, and HPC workloads to achieve optimum levels.
FlashEssentials is what’s boosting the performance and efficiency of AFF. It encapsulates flash innovations and optimization technologies based on the flash—suited WAFL file system in ONTAP software, including coalesced writes to free blocks, maximizing performance and the longevity of flash media. A random read I/O processing path that is designed from the ground up for flash. A highly parallelized processing architecture that promotes consistent low latency.
Enhanced built—in quality of service (QoS) that safeguards. SLAs in multi workload and multitenant environments. Inline data reduction technologies, including inline compression, inline deduplication, and inline data compaction, that reduce the SSD storage required and total spending on flash systems. NetApp ONTAP and OnCommand management software provide automated tools to further simplify management of storage operations.
With NetApp AFF, your investment is protected if your performance and capacity needs change or if your cloud strategy evolves in the future. NetApp AFF systems eliminate performance silos in your datacenter. They seamlessly cluster with hybrid FAS systems, enabling workloads to transparently move between high—performance tiers and low—cost capacity tiers. Seamlessly adapt as your needs change with the only all—flash array that allows you to intermix different controllers, SSD sizes, and next-generation technologies so your investment is protected.
AFF is data fabric ready, with proven cloud connectivity. FabricPool allows you to move data automatically between AFF and the cloud storage tiers to maximize performance and reduce overall storage cost. Optimize data management for enterprise workload environments with leading application integration into Oracle, Microsoft, VMware, SAP, OpenStack, and much more.