"It has many options for scalability, and it is stable."
"You can use different protocols at the same time. Monitoring is also very easy in NetApp FAS Series. There is a free tool for monitoring."
"The most valuable feature for us is the combining of HA and SnapMirror."
"The file sharing feature is most valuable."
"Can use both SAN and NAS at the same time."
"The most valuable features are the NAS features and NetApp's excellent support."
"I have found all the features useful in NetApp FAS Series."
"Data consolidation and visualization."
"The most important features are SnapVault, Snapshots, and SnapMirror."
"The call charges and the management cost should be more friendly. They can also include monitoring and management."
"Its operating system is very cumbersome. However, after you set it up, it runs pretty smoothly. Its file system is not very dynamic. It is very static."
"The user interface could be improved."
"We're supposed to have used NetApp FAS Series for replication, but then one of the nodes failed, and then it's taken us some time to bring it up."
"There is no NetApp infrastructure set up here in Greece."
"You always need a huge amount of hardware to fulfill a given setup. Its deployment can be complex, especially if you go MetroCluster."
"Currently, the newest release is not HCI friendly."
"Technical support needs to be improved, as there are no longer partners in our country."
"Its licensing cost can be improved."
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OceanStor 9000 is a scale-out NAS storage system specifically designed for massive data storage.
It employs a fully symmetric distributed architecture, supports either file or object storage, and delivers superior performance, extensive scale-out capabilities, and super-large single file system for unstructured data storage.
It is widely applied in media, satellite mapping, gene sequencing, energy exploration, scientific research, education, backup and archiving.
Huawei OceanStor 9000 is ranked 13th in NAS with 1 review while NetApp FAS Series is ranked 5th in NAS with 17 reviews. Huawei OceanStor 9000 is rated 8.0, while NetApp FAS Series is rated 8.4. The top reviewer of Huawei OceanStor 9000 writes "It is stable and scalable". On the other hand, the top reviewer of NetApp FAS Series writes "Resilient without disrupting the user experience and very stable". Huawei OceanStor 9000 is most compared with Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon), HPE 3PAR StoreServ, FreeNAS and IBM FlashSystem, whereas NetApp FAS Series is most compared with Dell EMC PowerScale (Isilon), HPE StorageWorks MSA, Dell EMC PowerProtect DD (Data Domain), IBM FlashSystem and Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform G Series.
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