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Top Answer: I think you need rewiew more than only performance or capacity, I have installed both machines, Netapp FASS have many options Hibrid or only objects, in Netapp Objects is StorageGrid where can obtain… more »
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13th
out of 26 in NAS
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4th
out of 26 in NAS
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10,090
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8
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396
Rating
8.6
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IBM SONAS
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Overview

IBM Scale-out NAS (SONAS) is a solution for cloud storage implementations. It is designed to consolidate files that are scattered in multiple storage locations and allow them to be efficiently shared and managed.

NetApp FAS Series offers powerful, affordable, flexible data storage for midsized businesses and distributed enterprises. NetApp FAS Series, named a 'Champion' and 'Best in Overall Value' by Info-Tech Research Group, is affordable, and is a more powerful storage platform than other systems in its class.
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NASCO, Tennessee Highway Patrol, Equinix, Enea, AMC Networks, CPFL Energia, Panasonic Automotive Systems, Columbia Sportswear, Astro-MedChildren's Hospital Central California, Plex Systems, PDF PNI Digital Media, Denver Broncos, PDF KSM Legal, Clayton Companies, Virginia Community College
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Computer Software Company40%
Comms Service Provider15%
Financial Services Firm13%
Manufacturing Company10%
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Financial Services Firm23%
Healthcare Company15%
Energy/Utilities Company8%
Comms Service Provider5%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company30%
Comms Service Provider18%
Manufacturing Company11%
Government6%
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Small Business24%
Midsize Enterprise26%
Large Enterprise50%
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IBM Scale-out NAS is ranked 13th in NAS while NetApp FAS Series is ranked 4th in NAS with 8 reviews. IBM Scale-out NAS is rated 0.0, while NetApp FAS Series is rated 8.6. On the other hand, the top reviewer of NetApp FAS Series writes "Resilient without disrupting the user experience and very stable". IBM Scale-out NAS is most compared with Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon), HPE StoreEasy, FreeNAS, Huawei OceanStor 9000 and Hitachi NAS, whereas NetApp FAS Series is most compared with Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon), IBM FlashSystem, Qumulo, Dell EMC PowerProtect DD (Data Domain) and FreeNAS.

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