Tech ONTAP Podcast Episode 42 - ONTAP 9 Overview


This past week, NetApp made a huge announcement: ONTAP 9 is here! And with ONTAP 9 comes a large number of new and improved features including compaction, RAID-TEC, on-box key management, improved usability, and much, much more.


To help us get a grasp on the amount of change in this release we welcome Quinn Summers, Director of Product Management for NetApp, to the podcast. Quinn brings us up to speed on new and improved features in the best way possible, by giving us the gritty technical details. If you’re curious about ONTAP 9 and want a great overview of the changes and improvements, this is a can’t miss episode!



Do you want more information on ONTAP 9? Well we are dedicating the entire month of June to ONTAP 9, and over the next few weeks we will be deep diving into some of the most popular and interesting features of ONTAP 9. Follow our “ONTAP 9 Month” playlist and you can expect to hear more about manageability, data protection, efficiency, security, usability, and much more as we talk with experts from across NetApp.


If you are new to the podcast, tune into any of our previous episodes to see what you may have missed. You can find Tech ONTAP Podcast episodes on the NetApp Blog.


Each week, the Tech ONTAP Podcast discusses all-things NetApp, interviews subject-matter experts, and provides insights into the storage industry. Follow the hosts on Twitter: Justin Parisi (@NFSDudeAbides), Glenn Sizemore (@glnsize), and Andrew Sullivan (@andrew_NTAP). Subscribe to the podcast on SoundCloud, Stitcher, or iTunes, or sign-up to receive the Tech OnTap newsletter.


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Andrew Sullivan

Andrew has worked in the information technology industry for over 10 years, with a rich history of database development, DevOps experience, and virtualization. He is currently focused on storage and virtualization automation, and driving simplicity into everyday workflows.