Every six months we roll out new innovations to NetApp® ONTAP® software, so you can more quickly modernize your data management across your hybrid cloud. The latest ONTAP release, which hit general availability in January, delivers five significant enhancements that are valuable for your business:
- Simplified performance assurance for your critical applications that need high performance and consistent low latency
- Up to 40% higher performance
- Up to 30% greater storage efficiency
- New compliance capabilities for legal holds and event-based retention
- Even stronger security with multifactor authentication and external key management
All of these features are available with a simple software upgrade of your existing ONTAP environment.
Check out this video where Jay Subramanian, vice president of ONTAP Product Management, highlights how you can benefit from ONTAP innovations.
With ONTAP 9, you can accelerate and protect data across your hybrid cloud, future-proof your data infrastructure, and radically improve data center TCO. Plus, ONTAP enables you to simplify data management for any application, anywhere:
- In the cloud
- Next to the cloud
- In remote offices
- In your data center
The choice is yours. Use any combination of these deployments to build a flexible, integrated storage infrastructure that can be tailored to your changing business needs.
- If you want to dive into more details on the advantages of the latest ONTAP version, check out this blog.
- If you’re already running ONTAP, see this infographic about the value you’ll get by upgrading to the latest version.
- Moving to this newest version is a free and easy, nondisruptive upgrade.
- And if you’ve not yet deployed ONTAP, try it today with this free demo.
Strong customer adoption around the world has made ONTAP the #1 open networked branded storage OS.1 It can help you address your evolving data needs and capitalize on new business opportunities. Stay data driven.
1 Source: IDC, Worldwide Quarterly Enterprise Storage Systems Tracker, 2017Q3, November 30, 2017