NetApp Unified Storage

NetApp introduced unified storage more than a decade ago with the industry’s first unified SAN and NAS scale-out storage systems.Now, expand unified storage to encompass flash, disk, and cloud by using NetApp  ONTAP  software as your data management foundation for on-premises and off-premises storage.


Leverage the versatility of ONTAP software to maintain control of your data across your hybrid cloud. Use consistent processes, features, and data management tools everywhere.


The ONTAP platform offers universal management:

  • Across on-premises and cloud resources, including NetApp engineered systems and converged infrastructure; on commodity servers as software-defined storage, in front of third-party arrays, next to the cloud, and in the cloud.
  • Across SAN and NAS protocols, including Fibre Channel, FCoE, iSCSI, NFS, and SMB/CIFS
  • Across virtualized, UNIX®, Windows®, and Linux® environments, no matter how complex your configuration