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

NetApp IT Perspective: Automating How Apps Get Onboarded onto DevOps…

July 9, 2020

Over the past couple years I have been part of an exciting NetApp IT initiative to build a DevOps platform that provides the cloud services, automation, and CI/CD release models that our application development teams need to build cloud native applications. We call the platform CloudOne as it provides one consistent developer experience, irrespective of […]

Cloud-Based Automation for FlexPod with Configuration Healing Powered by Ansible

October 28, 2019

NetApp® Converged Systems Advisor provides centralized, cloud-based software for FlexPod®, drastically simplifying management and support. CSA continuously monitors the health and configuration of FlexPod throughout its lifecycle.   In Aaron Kirk’s recent blog, he mentioned how Converged Systems Advisor (CSA) has new configuration healing capabilities that are powered by Ansible. In CSA’s latest release, configuration […]

AnsibleFest 2019 Preview: What to Expect from NetApp in Atlanta

September 17, 2019

Working in IT, you’re likely in a cycle of repetition and would love a solution to address all problems once and then automate going forward, right? Ansible was created for that reason. To enable quick adoption around these solutions, Ansible and NetApp partnered to develop a collection of automation and storage configuration management modules to […]

NetApp IT Insider Tips on ONTAP Management using Ansible

September 27, 2018

Most, if not all IT shops, are continually looking for opportunities to reduce costs, deliver efficiency, and be prudent with their time.  Automation with custom scripts is a common approach. Yet maintaining these scripts is cumbersome and time consuming.   As data management experts, NetApp leans on tools like RedHat Ansible to automate software provisioning, […]

Announcing NetApp Modules for Ansible Using NetApp Service Level Manager…

March 14, 2018

Configuration management is a hot topic with our customers. One of the most popular tools is Ansible. Ansible is an open-source automation platform that helps with configuration management, application deployment, and task automation. It allows you to run tasks in sequence and create a chain of events that must happen on several different servers or […]