NVMe over InfiniBand restrictions

Before using NVMe over InfiniBand, review the controller, host, and recovery restrictions.

Verify your configuration

Verify your configuration, using the NetApp Interoperability Matrix Tool.

About the hardware

NVMe over InfiniBand can be configured for EF300 (100GB controllers only), EF600, EF570, or E5700 controllers. The controllers must have 100GB or 200GB InfiniBand host ports.


The following restrictions are in effect for the 11.60 release. See the NetApp Interoperability Matrix Tool for a complete list of requirements.

Controller restrictions

Host, host protocol and host operating system restrictions

Storage and disaster recovery restrictions