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

Simplifying Business Continuity with MetroCluster IP

January 5, 2018

During the keynote session at NetApp Insight Berlin 2017, Octavian Tanase, Senior VP OSSG, announced to a cheering audience that “the next iteration of MetroCluster innovation,” MetroCluster™ IP, is available in NetApp® ONTAP® 9.3. MetroCluster IP brings business continuity to all data centers with no specialized gear to manage.   MetroCluster has a proven track […]

Tech ONTAP Podcast Episode 120: Quarterly Security Update (December 2017)

December 22, 2017

This week on the podcast, we conduct our quarterly security update with Juan Mojica, Security Product Manager, and Mike Scanlin, Information Assurance Product Manager. We cover FIPS 140-2 validation in ONTAP, as well as what FIPS means and what the differences in levels pertain to. For more information on trends in security, visit Juan’s blog. […]

Software Company Utilizes SnapCenter to Gain 30% Performance Improvement for…

December 14, 2017

A large multinational software company providing open-source software products to the enterprise community was experiencing rapid data growth, and the company’s existing storage infrastructure couldn’t keep up. Manual backup processes consumed too much time and resources. The company’s IT administrators and developers demanded faster performance, and customers experienced lags and interruptions in accessing their billing […]

Introducing SnapMirror for SolidFire Element OS: Enabling Data Replication Across…

December 12, 2017

With the release of NetApp® SolidFire® Element® OS 10.1, the NetApp Data Fabric becomes increasingly more powerful. This release introduces SnapMirror® integration to Element OS platforms, supporting disparate system data movement from Element OS systems to ONTAP® 9.3 systems, expanding the potential of data across all NetApp environments.   This integration allows data to be […]

Tech ONTAP Podcast Episode 118: MetroCluster Primer

December 8, 2017

This week on the podcast, we cover everything you want to know about MetroCluster with Nabil Fares, MetroCluster TME, and Niels Reker, Solutions Architect, including the new MetroCluster over IP feature in ONTAP 9.3!     Each week, the Tech ONTAP Podcast discusses all-things NetApp, interviews subject-matter experts, and provides insights into the storage industry. Follow the […]

NetApp OnCommand Unified Manager: Much Ado About Performance Capacity

December 4, 2017

In my previous blog, I presented some key usability changes shipped in NetApp® OnCommand® Unified Manager 7.2 and the technology and processes that enable those improvements. In today’s blog I’ll review some of the performance capacity workflows available in Unified Manager 7.2 with the integration of Performance Manager. For this blog I connected with NetApp’s […]

Is Your IT Infrastructure Ready to Support AI Workflows in…

November 29, 2017

Enterprises are eager to take advantage of artificial intelligence (AI) technologies as a means to introduce new services and enhance insights from company data. However, as data science teams move past proof of concept and begin to operationalize deep learning, many are experiencing issues with data management. They may struggle to deliver the necessary performance, […]