Compare IBM XIV vs. NetApp FAS Series

IBM XIV is ranked 11th in Modular SAN while NetApp FAS Series is ranked 5th in Modular SAN with 6 reviews. IBM XIV is rated 0, while NetApp FAS Series is rated 8.8. On the other hand, the top reviewer of NetApp FAS Series writes "Resilient without disrupting the user experience and very stable". IBM XIV is most compared with IBM FlashSystem and HPE 3PAR Flash Storage, 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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11th
out of 42 in Modular SAN
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out of 42 in Modular SAN
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10,959
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8
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361
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8.8
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IBM XIV is a high-end, grid-scale storage system that excels in tuning-free consistent performance, ease of use and exceptional data economics, including inline, and IBM Real-time Compression. IBM XIV is ideal for hybrid cloud, offering predictable service levels for dynamic workloads, simplified scale management, including in multi-tenant environments, flexible consumption models — and robust cloud automation and orchestration through OpenStack, RESTful API and VMware. It offers security and data protection through hot encryption, advanced mirroring and self-healing and investment protection with perpetual licensing.

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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Healthcare Company14%
Energy/Utilities Company8%
Construction Company6%
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Computer Software Company36%
Manufacturing Company11%
Comms Service Provider8%
Media Company6%
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