NetApp FAS960 Filer

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NetApp FAS960 Filer

NetApp FAS960 Filer Overview



Operating System
Network Appliance™ Data ONTAP™ 6.5.1 software
Standard Software Features
Integrated automatic RAID manager, Snapshot™, Fast Boot, telnet, e-mail alerts, NIS, DNS, SNMP, FilerView®, NDMP
Network Protocol Support
NFS V2/V3/V4 over UDP or TCP, PCNFSD V1/V2 for (PC) NFS client authentication, Microsoft® CIFS, DAFS, HTTP 1.0, HTTP 1.1 virtual hosts
SAN Protocol Support
Fibre Channel Protocol (FCP) for SCSI; fabric-attached and direct-attached; iSCSI
Hardware Features
Full-duplex 10/100Base-T Ethernet onboard, diagnostic LED/LCD, Remote Management Card standard, redundant hot-plug cooling fans, redundant hot-plug power supplies, Compact Flash, 19" rack-mount enclosure, optional 220V 42U 19" system cabinet
Default/Min./Max. RAID Group Sizes
Default: 7 data + 1 parity/Min.: 1 data + 1 parity/Max.: 27 data + 1 parity
Disk Shelves Supported (Fibre Channel)
FC71, FC81, FC9, DS14, DS14mk2 FC
Disk Drive Capacities Supported

System Specifications

Max. Raw Capacity
Max. Number of Disk Drives
Max. Number of FC Loops
Max. Drives per FC Loop
56 or 843
File Systems (Minimum/Maximum)
Volumes and RAID Groups (min./max.) Min. of 1 RAID Group per Volume
Max. Volume Size
ECC Memory
Nonvolatile Memory
PCI-X Expansion Slots
Optional Network Connectivity (total)
6 max..
Quad Gigabit Ethernet (Cu)
3 max.
Dual Gigabit Ethernet (Cu or optical)
4 max.
Gigabit Ethernet (Cu or optical)
6 max.
6 max.
Dual Fibre Channel for Host Attach - SAN
2 max.
Dual FC Disk Adapters
4 max.
Single FC Disk Adapters (Cu for legacy shelves)
4 max.
Clustered Failover–Capable
Dual FC, Single FC, or LVD SCSI Adapters for Tape
3 max.

System Environment

AC Power/Current
100 to 240VAC, 3.3A (typical)/12A (max.) @ 100VAC
Thermal Rating
1,125 Btu/hr
106 lb (48 kg)
26.2 cm (10.3")
19" IEC rack-compliant (17", 43.2 cm)
22" (56 cm), 25" (63.5 cm) with cable management bracket
Operating Temperature and Relative Humidity
10° C to 40° C (50° F to 104° F); less than 2,100 m (less than 7,000') elevation; 10° C to 35° C (50° F to 95° F) less than 3,000 m (less than10,000') elevation; 20% to 80% relative humidity, noncondensing
Nonoperating Temperature and Relative Humidity
-20° C to 65° C (-4° F to 149° F); 8% to 95% relative humidity, noncondensing, in original container
Operating Acoustic Noise
less than 52 dBA @ 1 m, less than 66 dBA @ 1 m high temp/degraded mode
Min. Cabinet Clearances
1.5" (3.8 cm) for bezel, 3" (7.6 cm) for cable radius
Min. Service Clearances
9" (23 cm) front; 30" (76 cm) rear

Storage Subsystem Specifications - SCSI Disk Shelf 12 (SDS12)

Host Interface
PCI based ultra-2 LVD SCSI
Disk Drive Storage Shelf
SCSI Disk Shelf 12—up to 12 LVD SCSI drives (6 or 12 drive configurations)
Cooling Fans/Power Supplies
Redundant fans; hot-pluggable redundant power supplies

Storage Subsystem Environment - SCSI Disk Shelf 12

AC Power/Maximum Current
100 to 120VAC/4A; 200 to 240VAC/2A
Operating Environment
10° C to 40° C (50° F to 104° F); 5% to 95% relative humidity, noncondensing
Non-operating Environment
-40° C to 65° C (-40° F to 149° F); 5% to 95% relative humidity, noncondensing
Thermal Rating
1,195 Btu/hr (fully loaded shelf)
Operating Acoustic Noise
<60 dBA @ 1 m at 20° C


Express Computer Systems state-of-the-art engineering lab and certified technicians will make sure that your NetApp FAS960 Filer is tested rigorously and in perfect working condition. To back it up, we carry a 100% Satisfaction Guarantee on all of our used and refurbished gear, in addition to one of the industries best warranties.

Shipping Policy

We stock all of our products. Items are fully tested and professionally packaged to ensure functionality on arrival.

The FAS960 will ship the same day if the order is received with sufficient testing and packaging time.

*Alaska and Hawaii customers, please contact us for a shipping quote.

Shipping Methods

We ship via Fedex. Next Day and expedited shipping services are available. Please contact us for a quote to upgrade shipping.

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Pickup & Delivery

Local customers may also arrange for pickup or delivery of items.

Net Terms

Approved Educational, Government, and Corporate customers may submit a purchase order to purchase the FAS960.

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