Deciding whether to use the Using All Flash FAS with ONTAP Software guide

This guide describes how to use All Flash FAS platforms with ONTAP software, including storage layout and configuration options to optimize performance, differences between AFF and FAS platforms from the ONTAP perspective, and additional resources for AFF platforms.

You should use this guide under the following circumstances:

If you want to quickly set up an FC SAN optimized AFF system, you should see the following documentation:

FC SAN optimized AFF setup

If you require additional configuration or conceptual information, you should choose among the following documentation: