Quotas - FSx for ONTAP

Quotas

Following, you can find out about quotas when working with Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP.

Quotas that you can increase

Following are the quotas for Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP for each AWS account, per AWS Region, that you can increase.

Resource Default Description

ONTAP file systems

100

The maximum number of Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP file systems that you can create in this account.

ONTAP SSD storage capacity

524,288

The maximum amount of SSD storage capacity (in GiB) for all Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP file systems that you can have in this account.

ONTAP throughput capacity

10,240

The maximum amount of throughput capacity (in MBps) for all Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP file systems that you can have in this account.

ONTAP SSD IOPS

1,000,000

The maximum amount of SSD IOPS for all Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP file systems that you can have in this account.

ONTAP backups

10,000

The maximum number of user-initiated volume backups for all Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP file systems that you can have in this account.

To request a quota increase

  1. Open the AWS Support page, sign in if necessary, and then choose Create case.

  2. For Create case, choose Account and billing support.

  3. In the Case details panel make the following entries:

    • For Type choose Account.

    • For Category choose Other Account Issues.

    • For Subject enter Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP service limit increase request.

    • Provide a detailed Description of your request, including:

      • The FSx quota that you want increased, and the value you want it increased to, if known.

      • The reason why you are seeking the quota increase.

      • The file system ID and region for each file system you are requesting an increase for.

  4. Provide your preferred Contact options and choose Submit.

Resource quotas for each file system

Following are the quotas on Amazon FSx for NetApp ONTAP resources for each file system in an AWS Region.

Resource Limit per file system
Minimum storage capacity 1024 GiB
Maximum storage capacity 192 TiB
Minimum throughput capacity 512 MBps
Maximum throughput capacity 2,048 MBps
Maximum number of volumes 500
Maximum number of SVMs
  • 14 (512 MBps throughput capacity)

  • 14 (1024 MBps throughput capacity)

  • 24 (2048 MBps throughput capacity)

Maximum number of tags 50
Maximum retention period for automated backups 90 days
Maximum retention period for user-initiated backups no retention limit