NetApp All Flash Array
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Put the most powerful, most cloud—connected Flash to work for you. Wring maximum value from your data: Unleash the industry’s highest unified All Flash performance and density with the most cloud—integration choices — for your environment. Only award—winning NetApp All Flash Array delivers the edge you need to get ahead. NetApp All Flash Array systems address enterprise storage requirements with high performance, superior flexibility, and best—in—class data management. Built on ONTAP data management software, NetApp All Flash Array systems speed up your business without compromising on the efficiency, reliability, or flexibility of your IT operations. As an enterprise—grade All Flash array, it accelerates, manages, and protects your business—critical data and enables an easy and risk—free transition to Flash for your data center.

Designed specifically for Flash, the NetApp All Flash Array 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 NetApp All Flash Array 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 NetApp AFF All Flash Array allows customers to complete twice the work at half the latency as compared with the previous generation of NetApp All Flash Array systems. As the industry’s first All Flash arrays to provide both 40 Gigabit Ethernet (40GbE) and 32Gb Fibre Channel connectivity, NetApp All Flash Array series systems eliminate the bandwidth bottlenecks that are increasingly moved to network from storage as Flash gets faster and faster.

NetApp All Flash Array

Consolidate all of your applications on the most data center efficient Flash storage you can buy — combined with industry—leading data management capabilities. On premises or in the cloud. Make a smooth transition to Flash storage that’s NVMe over Fabrics (NVMe—oF—ready). Get a guaranteed workload—specific effective capacity with the NetApp All Flash Guarantee. Take advantage of the industry’s only flexible rewards program, NetApp NextCredit, toward building your Data Fabric. NetApp All Flash FAS (AFF) systems address enterprise storage requirements with high performance, superior flexibility, and best—in—class data management. Built on ONTAP data management software, NetApp All Flash Array systems speed up your business without compromising on the efficiency, reliability, or flexibility of your IT operations. As an enterprise—grade All Flash array, it accelerates, manages, and protects your business—critical data and enables an easy and risk—free transition to Flash for your data center.

SolidFire All Flash Array

Fully automated, All Flash array delivers agility and guaranteed application performance at web scale. The agility, efficiency, and scalability benefits demonstrated from cloud computing infrastructure have raised the bar on expectations for IT service delivery. The pressure is on IT to rapidly deploy applications and service, provide more agile and scalable infrastructure, increase application performance and predictability, enable automation and end—user self—service, and raise operational efficiency and reduce cost. NetApp SolidFire is architected from the ground up to be the storage foundation of next generation data centers. Reduce cost and complexity by safely consolidating mission—critical applications onto a single storage platform. Increase productivity with deep infrastructure integrations and dynamically scale storage resources to meet business demands.

NetApp All Flash Array

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.