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NetApp All-Flash FAS

Accelerate your critical applications and eliminate performance silos, using the first enterprise-class all-flash array.

Change how you do business today—and keep pace in the future. NetApp® AFF8000 All-Flash FAS systems combine all-flash performance with unified data management from flash to disk to cloud.

Leverage the Data Fabric to move data securely across your choice of clouds—enabled by Cloud ONTAP™ and NetApp Private Storage for Cloud. Plus, you get the industry’s most efficient and comprehensive integrated data protection suite, on premises or in the cloud.

Accelerate your speed of business. Run database applications up to 20 times faster with Data ONTAP® FlashEssentials, integrated flash-optimization technologies.

Reduce costs while simplifying IT operations. Reduce server and database licensing costs by 50% through increased CPU utilization driven by flash performance. Deploy cost-effective desktop virtualization solutions that combine performance, scalability, and data management.

Future-proof your IT investment. Eliminate performance silos and forklift upgrades via nondisruptive scale-out and software-defined access to flash. Achieve long-term compatibilities with our best-in-class application integration.

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Technical Details

NetApp All Flash FAS Series

Model  

FAS8020

FAS8040

FAS8060

FAS8080 EX

Type

Unified, Scale-Out Storage, All Flash

Controller form factor

3 U

6

6U

12U (2 enclosures)

ECC memory

48GB

64GB

128GB

256GB

NVRAM

8GB

16GB

16GB

32GB

Specifications per HA Pair

Max. SSD Drives

240

Max. raw Capacity

384 TB

Effective capacity

1565.3 TB

Specifications for Scale-Out Configurations

NAS scale-out

1–24 nodes (12 HA pairs)

Max. SSD Drives

2,880

Max. raw Capacity

4.6PB

Effective capacity

17.9PB

SAN scale-ou

1–8 nodes (4 HA pairs)

Max. SSD Drives

960

Max. raw Capacity

1.5PB

Effective capacity

6.3PB

 

 

Protocols

FC, FCoE, iSCSI, NFS, pNFS, CIFS/SMB

RAID Typ

RAID DP

Interfaces

UTA 2 (8Gb FC/16Gb FC/FCoE/10GbE), Ethernet, SAS

Effective capacity Is based On 5:1 Storage efficiency ratios with the maximum number of SSDs installed. The Actual ratio can be higher depending on workloads and use cases)


AFF8000 Series Software Included with the System

Features and software included
with the Data ONTAP OS

Efficiency: FlexVol®, deduplication, compression, and thin provisioning

Availability: MetroCluster*, multipath I/O*

Data protection: RAID-DP®, Snapshot technolog

Performance: Storage QoS

Management: OnCommand Workflow Automation, System Manager, Performance Manager, and Unified Manager

Flash bundle included
with AFF8000 systems

All storage protocols supported (FC, FCoE, iSCSI, NFS, pNFS, CIFS/SMB)

NetApp SnapRestore® software: Restore entire Snapshot copies in second

NetApp SnapMirror: Simple, flexible replication for disaster recovery

NetApp FlexClone: Instant virtual copies of files, LUNs, and volumes

NetApp SnapManager® software: Application-consistent backup and recovery for enterprise applications

NetApp SnapVault® software: Simple, flexible replication for backup

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