NetApp AFF (All Flash FAS) Review

The dedupe gives us more IOPS for better performance


What is our primary use case?

Our primary use case is that we have two areas with AFF storage

How has it helped my organization?

We reduced our floor space by reducing 44 racks units to four rack units. It has helped us with our data center economies of scale. It reduces our support costs too, which is great.

What is most valuable?

It has a really useful, friendly console.

The dedupe gives us more IOPS for more reliance equipment and better performance.

For how long have I used the solution?

Two years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is really stable and trustworthy. The equipment is reliable. It doesn't break, so I can sleep at night. We don't have to worry that there is a problem with our equipment every week.

How are customer service and technical support?

We haven't had any problems with the equipment. In two years, we have needed support twice.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

We don't like the cost. We would like to buy more.

What other advice do I have?

I would rate the product a 10 out of 10. It is reliable and has good performance. Working with the product is a great experience.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Private Cloud
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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