NVMe over Fibre Channel restrictions

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

Verify your configuration

Verify your configuration, using the NetApp Interoperability Matrix Tool.

About the hardware

NVMe over Fibre Channel can be configured for the EF300, EF600, EF570, and E5700 controllers. The controllers must have the quad 32GB host port.


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