SoftNAS Competitors and Alternatives

The top SoftNAS competitors are
  • FreeNAS
  • NetApp FAS Series
  • Qumulo
  • NetApp Private Storage
Read reviews of SoftNAS competitors and alternatives
Henry
Real User
Team Lead at Tata Consultancy Services
Dec 15 2017

What is most valuable?

Powerful Easy to use High availability DFM OCI Data fabric FPolicy Cluster-mode Hybrid cloud solution

How has it helped my organization?

Home directory access & Innovative clinical data and IT storage solutions from NetApp to share patient data across... more»

What needs improvement?

I have found it to be expensive. It is good as a NAS, but not a good option for SAN.We use it for storing medical images.

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

Research fully

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

Pure Storage for SAN

What other advice do I have?

Think carefully before you jump into NetApp. There are so many competing products and you should do a proof of concept... more»
Ken Gole
Real User
Storage Admin at a manufacturing company with 5,001-10,000 employees
Nov 02 2017

What is most valuable?

Certainly the cost. It's something that we own. We negotiate whatever deal we can get on the type of storage that it is, but it's totally under... more»

How has it helped my organization?

As opposed to cloud, we have full control over security, use, who uses it. We own a number of different companies, so we can partition however... more»

What needs improvement?

We had to write a number of custom tools or scripts ourselves to use it as a staging area between our on-premises datacenter and our cloud... more»

Which other solutions did I evaluate?

We phased out IBM storage we used to have. In consultation with our NetApp tech team, they strongly urged us to consider this solution. They... more»

What other advice do I have?

Currently we have it just at our own datacenter but we intend to set up at an edge of cloud, an Equinix datacenter and use private storage there... more»

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