Refurbished & Used NetApp FAS8040 Filer Head

Alta Technologies buys & sells new, used, and refurbished NetApp FAS8040 Filer Head and upgrades. Whether you need a fully configured system or simply require a feature or part, we carry a broad array of used NetApp FAS8040 Filer Head hardware. We also buy your excess equipment.

NetApp FAS8040 Filer Head Information:

Scale-out storage systems like the FAS8040 provide a lot of flexibility and expandability. Integrated universal target adapter (UTA2) ports support 16Gb Fibre Channel, 10GbE, or FCoE, ensuring that your storage is ready for whatever the future brings from the start. The FAS8000 Series uses a multiprocessor Intel chipset, high-performance memory modules, NVRAM to accelerate and optimize writes, and an I/O-tuned PCIe Gen3 architecture to boost application throughput. Data ONTAP keeps up with constant expansion, resulting in a flexible, efficient I/O design that can handle vast numbers of high-speed network connections and massive capacity scalability.

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NetApp FAS8040 Filer Head Specifications

The FAS8040 can utilize up to 720 drives and supports up to 4320TB of raw capacity (48TB Flash). FAS8040 has a maximum Flash Cache of 4TB with a maximum Flash Pool of 48TB. The FAS8040 provides 64GB of memory and 16GB NVRAM in a 6U form factor. The FAS8040 utilizes Data ONTAP versions 8.2.1 and later. 


  • Maximum Raw Capacity (HA): 2160TB

  • Maximum Disk Drives: 720

  • Controller Form Factor: 6U

  • Memory: 64GB

  • Maximum Flash Cache: 4TB

  • Maximum Flash Pool: 48TB

  • Disk Type: Fibre Channel, SSD/Flash, NL-SAS, SATA, SAS

  • Disk Form Factor: 2.5" & 3.5"

  • Host Connectivity: 16 Gb Fibre Channel, 10Gb Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE)

  • Storage Protocols Supported: CIFS (NAS), Fibre Channel, Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), iSCSI (IP SAN), NFS (NAS), SMB

  • Supported RAID: RAID 4, RAID 6 (RAID-DP)

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