NetApp’s FAS2500 series is the 3rd generation of the NetApp 2000 family designed for entry level to mid-tier storage systems and is an ideal system for a remote office. The FAS2500 also offers integration of SAN and NAS workloads through a customized hybrid or an all flash solution. Pre-owned FAS2500 systems provide very economical storage solutions for the NAS/SAN workloads and are available with the original ONTAP, protocol license and function licenses shipped with the system from NetApp along with a license transfer granted through NetApp to the next customer.

NetApp FAS2500 Technical Specifications

FAS2500GenerationHost ConnectionsMax DrivesExpansions SupportedInternal Drives Supported
FAS2520 Active-Active HA-Pair, 2UGen 38 Onboard 10 Gbe, 2 Onboard 6GB SAS, 2 Onboard Gbe12 Internal Drives, 72 External Drives, 84 Drives Max. Scales out to 2 x HA PairsDS4246, DS2246, DS224C, DS212CPerformance: 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB Capacity: 2 TB, 3TB, 4TB, 6TB, 8 TB SSD: 200Gb, 400GB, 800GB, 1.6TB, 3.84TB Self Encrypting: 900GB 10K, 4 TB 7.2K AES 256 FIPS 140-2
FAS2520 Single Controller, 2UGen 34 Onboard 10 Gbe, 2 Onboard 6GB SAS, 2 Onboard Gbe12 Internal Drives, 72 External Drives, 84 Drives Max. DS4246, DS2246, DS224C, DS212CPerformance: 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB Capacity: 2 TB, 3TB, 4TB, 6TB, 8 TB SSD: 200Gb, 400GB, 800GB, 1.6TB, 3.84TB Self Encrypting: 900GB 10K, 4 TB 7.2K AES 256 FIPS 140-2
FAS2552 Active-Active HA-Pair, 2UGen 38 Onboard I/O UTA2 (8/16gb FC, FCoE, 10Gbe, 1Gbe) 4 Onboard 6GB SAS, 4 Onboard Gbe24 Internal Drives, 120 External Drives, 144 Drives Max. Scales out to 4 HA PairsDS4246, DS2246, DS224C, DS212CPerformance: 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB SSD: 200Gb, 400GB, 800GB, 1.6TB, 3.84TB Self Encrypting: 900GB 10K, 800GB SSD AES 256 FIPS 140-2
FAS2552 Single Controller, 2UGen 34 Onboard I/O UTA2 (8/16gb FC, FCoE, 10Gbe, 1Gbe) 2 Onboard 6GB SAS, 2 Onboard Gbe24 Internal Drives, 120 External Drives, 144 Drives Max. DS4246, DS2246, DS224C, DS212CPerformance: 600GB, 900GB, 1.2TB SSD: 200Gb, 400GB, 800GB, 1.6TB, 3.84TB Self Encrypting: 900GB 10K, 800GB SSD AES 256 FIPS 140-2
FAS2554 Active-Active HA Pair, 4UGen 38 Onboard I/O UTA2 (8/16GB FC, FCoE, 10Gbe, 1Gbe), 4 Onboard 6GB SAS, 4 Onboard Gbe24 Internal Drives, 120 External Drives, 144 Drives Max. Scales out to 4 HA PairsDS4246, DS2246, DS224C, DS212CCapacity: 2 TB, 3TB, 4TB, 6TB, 8 TB SSD: 200Gb, 400GB, 800GB Self Encrypting: 4 TB 7.2K AES 256 FIPS 140-2
FAS2554 Single Controller, 4UGen 34 Onboard I/O UTA2 (8/16GB FC, FCoE, 10Gbe, 1Gbe), 2 Onboard 6GB SAS, 2 Onboard Gbe24 Internal Drives, 120 External Drives, 144 Drives Max. DS4246, DS2246, DS224C, DS212CCapacity: 2 TB, 3TB, 4TB, 6TB, 8 TB SSD: 200Gb, 400GB, 800GB Self Encrypting: 4 TB 7.2K AES 256 FIPS 140-2