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

Tech ONTAP Podcast Episode 146: OpenStack Summit 2018 + OpenStack…

July 6, 2018

This week on the podcast, we bring in some of the NetApp OpenStack crew to discuss OpenStack Summit 2018 in Vancouver. Join Product Marketing Manager Pete Brey and TMEs Amit Borulkar and David Blackwell as we discuss all the happenings of the conferences, as well as Amit’s new OpenStack FlexPod Cisco Validated Design!    For more information on FlexPod SF, check out the FlexPod SF with Red Hat OpenStack Platform Design […]

Cisco Live Europe Recap: Everything You Missed About FlexPod

February 8, 2018

The FlexPod team just returned from Cisco Live Europe in Barcelona. This show was another great opportunity to meet face to face with our customers around the world and demonstrate how the FlexPod® platform continues to grow.  According to IDC*, FlexPod grew faster than the entire converged systems market each of the past four quarters. […]

How to Build an Agile Infrastructure for DevOps with OpenStack,…

February 2, 2018

At Cisco Live Europe, Lee Howard, CTO of Global Industry Solutions & Alliances at Netapp, presented about DevOps in the CMAX Theater at Cisco Live Barcelona. The session title was “Agile Infrastructure for DevOps with OpenStack, Containers, and Cisco CloudCenter.” He covered the challenges for IT and developers, the newly introduced FlexPod® SF, and the extended […]

NetApp FlexPod SF Reduces OpenStack Deployment Time

November 3, 2017

When capturing new market opportunities or trying to outperform competitors, the ability to more easily and rapidly deploy OpenStack® cloud infrastructure can mean the difference between success or failure. Tapping the advantages of a next-generation data center to deliver an agile, predictable, scalable, and automated cloud infrastructure for OpenStack projects can be a key differentiator. […]

FlexPod SF: Jumpstarting VMware Private Cloud

July 20, 2017

With the introduction of FlexPod® SF, Cisco and NetApp have jointly developed a new Cisco Validated Design based on VMware vSphere 6.5. What makes this FlexPod solution uniquely capable of jumpstarting VMware environments is the new Cisco-based SF9608 storage nodes powered by NetApp® SolidFire® Element® OS9. Combining Cisco’s UCS C220 with Element OS gives traditional […]

FlexPod SF: A Scale-Out Converged System for the Next-Generation Data…

June 23, 2017

Welcome to the age of scale-out converged systems—made possible by FlexPod® SF. Together, Cisco and NetApp are delivering this new FlexPod solution built architecturally for the next-generation data center. Architects and engineers are being asked to design converged systems that deliver new capabilities to match the demands of consolidating silos, expanding to web-native apps, and […]

FlexPod SF: The Latest Converged Infrastructure Innovation from Cisco and…

June 22, 2017

NetApp and Cisco have just launched FlexPod® SF, a new FlexPod solution that features the NetApp® SolidFire® Element® OS running on Cisco C220 M4 servers. For the first time ever, FlexPod will be delivered on an all-Cisco hardware platform powered by Cisco software and Element OS. Together, these components will enable cloud strategies like VMware […]