Q Associates & NetApp

Q Associates is an award-winning technical NetApp Partner. Working closely with NetApp for over 15 years, Q Associates has been recognised with NetApp Star Partner status – the highest possible accreditation for the design, implementation and support of NetApp enterprise solutions for customers across all major industry sectors.

NetApp is recognised as one of the industry’s leading providers of data management and hybrid cloud technologies.

In partnership with NetApp, Q Associates delivers private and hybrid cloud solutions to support a broad range of business critical and high-performance workloads.  Our technical specialists are accredited by NetApp to the highest levels and our 24×7 support centre monitors several-hundred NetApp systems for Q Associates clients through our SSC and NetApp Active Support services.

The Data Fabric

Data Fabric is an architecture and set of data services that provide consistent capabilities across a choice of endpoints spanning on-premises and multiple cloud environments.

Data Fabric simplifies and integrates data management across cloud and on-premises to accelerate digital transformation. It delivers consistent and integrated hybrid cloud data services for data visibility and insights, data access and control and data protection and security.


NetApp Enterprise Storage

Recognised as a Leader by Gartner for primary Storage, NetApp provides the industry’s broadest portfolio of all-flash, hybrid-flash, and object storage systems.
This includes:
– All Flash Storage Systems
– Hybrid- flash storage solutions
– Object Storage Technologies

Gartner Named NetApp a Leader in Magic Quadrant for 2019 Primary Storage


NetApp HCI

NetApp HCI is a scalable, on-premises hybrid cloud infrastructure that transforms your private cloud into a deployable region of your multicloud. Bring your public cloud on-premises and develop anywhere, on any cloud, with one experience.

NetApp HCI brings together Intel core processing for system-critical applications, networking for hyperconverged infrastructures, and the industry’s highest user density for virtualized desktops and applications from NVIDIA’s graphical processing units. All parts of the infrastructure are fully architected and managed as an appliance.



Flexpod delivers an industry-leading private cloud platform for core data-centric enterprise and AI workloads.

Through pre-validated reference architectures, Flexpod combines NetApp storage, Cisco UCS compute and Cisco Nexus switching in a highly integrated, converged infrastructure to deliver optimal datacentre performance, flexibility and management.


NetApp Cloud Services

NetApp also delivers a range of powerful Cloud Data Services to support customers to develop and deliver data-driven business outcomes for applications on cloud, multi-cloud and hybrid cloud environments.

NetApp Cloud Data Services enable users to deploy, run, monitor, maintain and manage services in the public cloud, including Azure, AWS, Google Cloud and Microsoft 365.



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