NetApp FAS Series Review

FAS8k Series: Better performance & lower cost...+ A300


What is most valuable?

Better performance and lower costs.

How has it helped my organization?

It is a great help.

What needs improvement?

It may need more flexibility to fight with other competing arrays.

For how long have I used the solution?

Over 10 years.

What was my experience with deployment of the solution?

Nothing special.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Not really.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

No.

How are customer service and technical support?

Customer Service:

Good.

Technical Support:

Cool.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

EMC.

How was the initial setup?

Straightforward.

What about the implementation team?

Vendor.

What was our ROI?

Three years.

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

Be careful.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

EMC.

What other advice do I have?

Keep up the good work.

Which version of this solution are you currently using?

C-mode version 9.3
**Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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author avatarLea Goldberger
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Looks like you have experience with this product. It would be valuable to other professionals if you could share more input about how you use it in your company, and why should people be careful about the cost/licensing.