NetApp NVMe AFF A800 Review

Stable, good performance, and facilitates meeting requirements for compliance

What is our primary use case?

The primary use case is video surveillance.

How has it helped my organization?

Our implementation of this product helps us to meet our compliance requirements.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features are stability and performance.

What needs improvement?

The initial setup should be easier, and more like a plug-and-play approach.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using NVMe AFF A800 for approximately one month.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

This is a very stable product.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Scalability-wise, we have not had any issues with it.

How are customer service and technical support?

We have had no issues with technical support.

How was the initial setup?

This is a complicated piece of technology and it is not easy to set up. I would like to see it simplified.

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

Considering the requirements and the situation, I don't feel that this is an expensive product.

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We evaluated a solution by Dell EMC, along with this one.

What other advice do I have?

In summary, this is a good product, it is serving our purpose well, I am satisfied with it, and I absolutely recommend it for others. At this point, I can't see any requirements that need to have functionality or capabilities added.

I would rate this solution a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

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