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
Don’t Allow Your IT Refresh to Move at a Donkey’s Pace
Protection Against Ransomware: The FlexPod Solution

Transformative DevOps for Easier and Faster Software Builds

May 23, 2018

The future of software releases is clear. Continuous delivery is here to stay. But does that mean that traditional build, release and Continuous integration systems and infrastructure must be altogether abandoned? Traditional applications carry with them databases and backend that are built on technologies that don’t lend themselves to instant deployment models, but there are tools […]

Converged Versus Hyper Converged: What’s the Difference and What’s Right…

May 21, 2018

As the saying goes, change is the only constant in life. This is true today more than ever before; keeping up with changing customer and employee expectations is the top priority for business leaders everywhere. In a digital economy, successful execution of a business strategy is dependent on a robust technology strategy. In other words, […]

NetApp IT Case Study: Improving Efficiency with a Tiered Archive…

May 10, 2018

In the latest NetApp IT case study, big data infrastructure architect Praveen Beedanagari of the NetApp Hadoop Infrastructure team explains how NetApp leverages a three-tiered approach to provide a flexible, efficient, and cost-effective archival solution that can deliver results now and in the future.   In 2012, NetApp began developing an analysis solution using Apache […]

Cost Efficient Data Management for Source Code and Binary Repositories

May 4, 2018

Challenge – A common practice has been to use local commodity hardware or cloud destinations to host source code repositories, or to move the repositories to GitHub for managed services. There are some significant challenges with this approach. As the size of the code base or the number of repositories grows, scalability, reliability, and predictive […]

What’s the Big Deal with Containers and Persistent Storage?

May 3, 2018

Stateful applications require persistent storage in order to provide enterprise features, whether deployed in a physical host, a VM or a container. If you’re a developer, you just want to issue persistent volume claims and know that they will be fulfilled…automatically. If you’re in operations or are a storage administrator, your primary concern is controlling […]

Determining What Enterprise Apps Go Cloud as Part of Building…

May 3, 2018

NetApp has been in business for over 25 years, long before the Internet became popular and cloud-aware application architecture came into existence.  Many of our enterprise applications at NetApp are customized from their original form with spaghetti-like integration points and add-ons.  These complex, heavily customized apps complicate business processes, increase operational costs, magnify security exposures, […]

Data Behind Agile Development: Optimizing Source Code and Binary Repositories

May 2, 2018

DevOps adoption is transforming almost every aspect of how software is developed and delivered. Regardless of the type of application, the promise of delivering new and improved software-enabled experiences faster, and at scale, has become a business imperative for most organizations.   This is the first in a blog series that will focus on dealing […]