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New Technical Report Released - TR-4557: NetApp FlexGroup Volumes Technical Overview

Jeff_Yao

ONTAP 9.1 brought innovation in scale-out NAS file systems: NetApp FlexGroup.

With FlexGroup volumes, a storage administrator can easily provision a massive single namespace in a matter of seconds. FlexGroup volumes have virtually no capacity or file count constraints outside of the physical limits of hardware or the total volume limits of ONTAP. Limits are determined by the overall number of constituent member volumes that work in collaboration to dynamically balance load and space allocation evenly across all members. There is no required maintenance or management overhead with a FlexGroup volume. You simply create the FlexGroup volume and share it with your NAS clients. ONTAP does the rest.

 

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