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It’s still “ONTAP 9 Month” on the podcast and this week we’re talking about improvements with flash.  We have two experts this week, Dan Isaacs (@danisaacs), Technical Marketing Engineer for NetApp, and Skip Shapiro, Technical Marketing Engineer for NetApp, who give us all the details about performance improvements for flash in ONTAP 9, including some impressive numbers for latency and IOPS.  But, all the improvements are just all-flash related.  If you’re using a hybrid, or even all HDD, system there’s lots of great info in this episode!


Do you want more information on ONTAP 9? We have dedicated the entire month of June to ONTAP 9, and over the coming weeks we will be deep diving into some of the most popular and interesting features of ONTAP 9.  Be sure to 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.



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 SoundCloudStitcher, or iTunes, or sign-up to receive the Tech OnTap newsletter.

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.