NetApp Private Storage for Cloud

NetApp Private Storage (NPS) for Cloud keeps your data on NetApp storage “next to” rather than “in” the cloud. This gives you the benefit of the elasticity of public cloud compute while you maintaining complete control of your data on dedicated high-performance NetApp storage systems. 

Expand your cloud choices - Connect to many clouds and switch clouds at any time.

When it comes to cloud, one thing is clear: Enterprise customers demand choice and control. That’s why NetApp® Private Storage (NPS) for Cloud solutions are designed to keep you in control. 

Get cloud on your terms. Use multiple, industry-leading clouds while maintaining complete control over your data on dedicated, private NetApp storage. Choose from solutions for an expanding NetApp network of cloud service providers, including: Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and SoftLayer (an IBM company).


Switch at any time. With an NPS approach, you put your data “next to” multiple clouds in Equinix data centers. Once you make your first cloud connection you can add or switch to any or all of them—in minutes—using the Equinix Cloud Exchange.

Own and control your data. You can meet your data compliance and sovereignty requirements because you know where your data is located at all times.

NetApp creates innovative products—storage systems and software that help customers around the world store, manage, protect, and retain one of their most precious corporate assets: their data. We are recognized throughout the industry for continually pushing the limits of today’s technology so that our customers never have to choose between saving money and acquiring the capabilities they need to be successful.