Used NetApp FAS6280 Storage System

Buy or sell a Used NetApp FAS6280 NAS Filer Head. Multiple configurations are available. Please contact us by phone or filling out our quote form for current pricing and availability.


Product Details

Manufacturer: Network Appliance
Part #: FAS6280
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Warranty: 90 Days

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Used NetApp FAS6280 Filer Head

Spectra buys and sells used and refurbished NetApp Storage Systems, expansion shelves, disks, and repair parts.

We custom-configure every system to your specification and sell only fully tested, proven equipment that we are proud to stand behind. We offer an industry-leading unconditional 90 day guarantee, as well maintenance and support options that can be tailored to your needs.

SPECTRA maintenance options on NetApp FAS6280 offer a significant savings, often beating manufacturer prices by 40% or more!

NetApp FAS 6280 SAN Storage delivers higher availability, scalability, and flash-optimized performance to accelerate business. The system is designed to deliver superior availability and proven performance to satisfy the most demanding workloads.

Clutered Data OnTap (CDOT) is available is select configurations.

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Since 1982, Spectra is your global source for used and refurbished NetApp storage systems!

Specifications FAS6280
Maximum System Capacity 4,320TB
Maximum Raw Capacity 2,880TB
Maximum Drives 1,440
Controller Form Factor Dual enclosure HA;
2 controllers in two 6U chassis,
total of 12U
Memory 192GB
Flash Cache 16TB maximum
1TB standard in base systems
PCIe Expansion Slots 24
Onboard I/O: 10GbE 8
Onboard I/O: 8Gb FC 8–32
Onboard I/O: 6Gb SAS 0–24
Storage Networking Supported FC; FCoE; IP SAN (iSCSI); NFS; CIFS; HTTP; FTP
OS Version Data ONTAP 8
High-Availability Features Alternate Control Path (ACP);
Disk Shelves Supported DS2246 (2U; 24 drives, 2.5” SAS SFF 10K RPM )
DS4243 (4U; 24 drives, 3.5” SATA 7.2K RPM; 3.5″ SAS 15k RPM; 3.5” SSD 100GB)
DS14mk2 and DS14mk4 (3U; 14 drives, 3.5” FC; 3.5” SATA 1TB/2TB)
Maximum RAID Group Sizes RAID 6 (RAID-DP)
FC: 28 (26 data disks plus 2 parity disks)
SATA: 20 (18 data disks plus 2 parity disks)
FC: 14 (13 data disks plus 1 parity disk),
SATA: 7 (6 data disks plus 1 parity disk)
RAID 6 + RAID 1 or RAID 4 + RAID 1 (SyncMirror)
Max. Number of LUNs 4,096
Number of Supported SAN Hosts Up to 512 hosts per HA pair
Up to 24 directly connected servers per HA pair
FlexVol Volumes Up to 500 per controller
Snapshot Copies Up to 127,000
Maximum Volume/ Aggregate Size 100TB
FC Target Ports (8Gb/4Gb) (max.) 48/48
FCoE Target Ports, UTA (max.) 40[2]
10GbE Ports (max.) 40
GbE Ports (max.) 44[2]
6Gb SAS Ports (max.) 72
FC Initiator Ports (max.) 128
Maximum Adapters
Dual 10GbE (optical or copper) 16
Quad GbE (copper) 10[2]
Dual 10GbE FCoE SAN Unified Target Adapter (optical or copper) 20[2]
8Gb FC Target 24
Dual 8Gb VI for SnapMirror over Fibre Channel (SMoFC) 8
Flash Cache Performance Acceleration Module (1TB) 16
Flash Cache Performance Acceleration Module (512GB) 16
Quad 6Gb SAS Storage HBA 12
Quad 4Gb FC Storage/Tape HBA (fiber) 24/16
Dual SCSI Tape HBA 16


All Spectra provided NetApp storage products are put through a rigorous refurbishment, reconditioning and testing process.

We guarantee our products to be:

  • Original equipment manufactured and serial numbered numbered by NetApp
  • Configured to exact user specifications
  • Fully refurbished to manufacturers standards of new [ETN]
  • All hard drives are 72 hour burn in/Load Tested
  • Complete with manufacturers ship group
  • Provided with 90 day warranty
  • Shipped in a timely manner

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