ONTAP innovations, baseball, and Abbott and Costello
Introducing the Specialist Series: Matthias Giraud – B.A.S.E. jumper and professional skier
Ode to a logo (or “You changed the what?!”)
NetApp HCI Offers a New 2-Node Storage Cluster for a Starting, Scalable Entry Point for Customer Workloads
Fighting Ransomware: Part Two – ONTAP Native (aka Free) Tools for Detecting Ransomware
Quick Continuity Conversations: Infrastructure Insight

We’re Helping Companies Affected by COVID-19 with Free Cloud Storage…

May 21, 2020

I’m pleased to share that NetApp is offering free storage on Google Cloud for IT teams addressing the digital fallout of the pandemic. Technology has been our connective fiber during this time, keeping people connected, keeping businesses running, and offering hope for a rapid medical solution. Behind the scenes, overburdened IT teams are racing to […]

7 Key Requirements When Selecting the Right dHCI Solution

May 20, 2020

The hybrid cloud model is here to stay. Public cloud providers offer a simple, fast, and efficient model to consume required IT services and help optimize budgets. However, organizations still need to address the other half of the hybrid model. On-premises environments are still often the best—or only—choice to meet specific business, compliance, and operational needs. These requirements have […]

What’s a Storage Vendor Like You Doing in a Place…

May 18, 2020

It’s a question we hear a lot at conferences, especially those—like KubeCon and DevOps Enterprise Summit (DOES)—focused on the developer community. What does a storage hardware vendor have to do with application development, containers, and cloud-native software?   The answer is that we are undergoing our own transformation, bringing our deep knowledge of data storage […]

GigaOm Podcast: Data Drives the DevOps Pipeline

May 13, 2020

Beth Busenhart, market strategist for DevOps, recently spoke with Jon Collins, host of GigaOm’s Voices in DevOps, about how data drives the DevOps pipeline, customer experience, and resulting application success. With organizations looking to scale their DevOps strategy, it’s invaluable to understand the opportunities and challenges: How to embrace CI/CD and begin the journey toward […]

Make Way for a New Purchase Model: Term-Capacity

May 11, 2020

NetApp® HCI and NetApp SolidFire® are built to serve customers with high demands. It doesn’t matter what size the enterprise is; our customers need shared IT infrastructure at scale.    Our customer environments are dynamic and unpredictable, and they’re experiencing rapid growth. As they have grown, they have been thriving on the industry-leading SolidFire technology architecture. And we have always looked for ways to improve not just the technology, but also the consumption and commercial models for deploying storage in these dynamic environments. That’s why we’re committed to providing flexibility with a new term-capacity licensing model.    […]

Supercharge Your Key Local Object Workloads on StorageGRID with Varnish

April 21, 2020

Today, Varnish Software announced integration of its technology with the NetApp® StorageGRID® object-based storage solution to provide reverse caching for object fetching. If you need added speed for local workloads without increasing your StorageGRID footprint, you can now implement Varnish to supercharge your object storage with lightning-fast download speeds for your most frequently accessed objects. […]

NetApp IT Podcast: One Storage Engineer’s Passion for Automation and…

April 17, 2020

At the 2019 NetApp INSIGHT® conference in Las Vegas, Senior Storage Engineer Faisal Salam sat down with Cloud Editor in Chief Steve Mudd to talk about his experience supporting automation and software-defined storage solutions in NetApp.   In this interview, Faisal delves into using NetApp® ONTAP® Ansible to automate day-to-day storage management tasks. His strategy is […]