Scale Out Network Attached Storage (SONAS) is a sophisticated network-attached storage (NAS) solution that can be configured in many different ways. A clear understanding of how your environment works and how you intend to use this appliance is critical to a successful SONAS implementation.
There are a few major considerations for planning your SONAS cluster. This chapter emphasizes planning to help ensure the highest level of success in installing and integrating SONAS into your environment.
This chapter describes the following ...