FAS2500 Series

Tech Spec

FAS2500 Series Overview
Specifications per HA Pair

FAS2554 FAS2552 FAS2520
Maximum raw capacity1 1152TB 1052TB 672TB
Maximum Drives 144 144 84
Controller form factor 4U/24 drives 2U/24 drives 2U/12 drives
ECC memory 36GB 36GB 36GB
Maximum NetApp Flash PoolTM 16TB2 16TB2 16TB2
NVMEM/NVRAM 4GB 4GB 4GB
Onboard I/O: UTA2 (8Gb FC/16Gb FC/
FCoE/10GbE/1GbE5)
83 83 N/A
Onboard I/O: 10GBASE-T N/A N/A 84
Onboard I/O: GbE 4 4 4
Onboard I/O, 6Gb SAS 4 4 4
OS Version ONTAP 8.2.2 and later
Shelves and media See the Shelves and Media page1 on netapp.com for the most current information
Storage protocols supported FC, FCoE, iSCSI, NFS, pNFS, CIFS/
SMB
FC, FCoE, iSCSI, NFS, pNFS, CIFS/
SMB
iSCSI, NFS, pNFS, CIFS/SMB
Host/client operating systems supported Windows 2000, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows XP, Linux, Oracle
Solaris, IBM AIX, HP-UX, Apple Mac OS, VMware ESX
Note: All specifications are for dual-controller, active-active configurations.
1. Maximum raw capacity depends on the drive offerings. See the Shelves and Media page on NetApp.com (netapp.com/uk/products/storage-systems/disk-shelves-and-storage-media/index.aspx) for the most current information.
2. 16TB for ONTAP 8.3 and later, 4TB for ONTAP 8.2 (cluster mode and 7-mode).
3. FAS2554 and FAS2552 on-board ports can be configured as either a 8Gb/16Gb FC port pair or a 10GbE port pair and mixed combinations.
4. FAS2520 on-board ports are only 10GBASE-T that can autorange to 1GbE.
5. 1GbE optical and copper SFP support starts with the release of Data ONTAP 8.3.1RC. 1GbE is also supported on ONTAP 8.2.4 or later for 7-mode systems.
Specifications for Scale-Out Configurations (Hybrid and Disk-Only Configurations)
FAS2554 FAS2552 FAS2520
NAS/SAN scale-out 1–8 nodes (4 HA pairs) 1–8 nodes (4 HA pairs) 1–4 nodes (2 HA pairs)
Maximum Drives 576 576 168
Maximum raw capacity 4.6PB 4.2PB 1.3PB
Maximum Flash Pool 64TB 64TB 32TB
Maximum memory 144GB 144GB 72GB
Cluster interconnect 10GbE 10GbE 10GBASE-T