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Top Answer: Traditional Storage systems have limitations to create a larger namespace;  NetApp StorageGRID is a good fit for that use.
Top Answer: The management interface is great and you have handy access to several details about your file shares.
Top Answer: The only thing I would say is missing for us it is FTP protocol compatibility. We still have some systems that use FTP to send and receive files, and we are missing that feature. The solution would be… more »
Top Answer: Our file share infrastructure was all messed up with several different solutions in place such as; Windows file servers, Hitachi NAS devices, Linux NFS repositories, and DFS. We were looking for a… more »
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Overview

Store and manage unstructured data at scale using NetApp StorageGRID for secure, durable object storage. Place content in the right location, at the right time, and on the right storage tier, optimizing workflows and reducing overall costs for globally distributed rich media. 

Nutanix Files (Files) enables you to share files across user work stations or VMs in a centralized protected location to eliminate the requirement for a third-party file server. Files uses a scale-out architecture that provides Server Message Block (SMB) file services to Windows clients for home share and user profiles. Files consists of three or more file server VMs (FSVM) or also known as a Files cluster. Files supports multiple file server clusters creation.

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ASE, DARZ GmbH
JetBlue, International Speedway Corporation, Volkswagen SAIC, Brighton and Hove City Council, Foresters Financial, Janus International Group, Cloud Comrade, Serco
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Computer Software Company25%
Comms Service Provider18%
Manufacturing Company18%
Government8%
VISITORS READING REVIEWS
Computer Software Company26%
Comms Service Provider24%
Government10%
Educational Organization7%
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Small Business25%
Large Enterprise75%
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NetApp StorageGRID is ranked 8th in File and Object Storage with 1 review while Nutanix Files is ranked 11th in File and Object Storage with 3 reviews. NetApp StorageGRID is rated 9.0, while Nutanix Files is rated 9.0. The top reviewer of NetApp StorageGRID writes "Enables direct operations without dependency on third-party or associated tools". On the other hand, the top reviewer of Nutanix Files writes "Good management interface and reporting, helped us to consolidate our various file shares". NetApp StorageGRID is most compared with Dell EMC ECS, Red Hat Ceph Storage, MinIO, Cloudian HyperStore and Hitachi Content Platform, whereas Nutanix Files is most compared with Qumulo, MinIO, Dell EMC ECS and Pure Storage FlashBlade.

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