Bringing Data Fabric to Life with Support for Hybrid Multicloud and DevOps
Creating Simple & Powerful Hybrid Clouds
Simplify Data Management Across Public or Private Clouds with NetApp Cloud Volumes
Automatically Tier Your Data to Amazon S3 Glacier with NetApp StorageGRID
Work Less, Do More with NetApp Fabric Orchestrator
Microsoft Announces Azure NetApp Files is Available

NetApp IT Perspective: StorageGRID F5 Load Balancer Design Considerations

06/03/2019

One of my roles as a member of the NetApp® IT Customer-1 program is to implement, design, and architect NetApp StorageGRID® for our object storage requirements. Our StorageGRID deployment consists of multiple Storage Nodes and is deployed across many sites. The Storage Nodes provide service endpoints for applications and manage the storage, replication, metadata, and so […]

Kick-Starting Hybrid Multi-Cloud Management with NetApp Cloud Insights

05/13/2019

Storage capacity, efficiency, and performance are key responsibilities that my colleagues and I manage as part of the enterprise IT storage team at NetApp.  We currently maintain approximately 75 PB of storage and 450 storage controllers supporting hundreds of corporate business applications.  To best manage our environment, we have relied on several NetApp solutions in […]

Building in Security by Default in Next Generation Data Center…

05/06/2019

As a certified application integration and security architect, I understand the traditional data center security approach to monolithic applications. The apps are typically heavily customized, inefficiently designed, and can reside on unpatched servers with poor admin control. Network port ambiguity can also exist because the app owners don’t know what ports their apps run on. […]

NetApp IT Expands Business Intelligence with a Modern Analytic Platform…

04/23/2019

Business intelligence (BI) is undeniably crucial. Data is king, and business leaders want to quickly―and securely―tap into it to gain competitive insight, go to market faster, and make the best possible tactical and strategic decisions. The key to success is real-time data analytics.   At NetApp, real-time data analytics capability is limited because of our […]

In The Room: How Infrastructure Advancements Enable DevOps Success

04/18/2019

How can organizations prepare their infrastructures for the future of DevOps and IT? Matt Watts, NetApp’s data strategist and director of technology, recently sat down for a discussion with colleagues Nancy Hart, head of marketing for Cloud Infrastructure, and Robert Stumpf, senior director of IT for Enterprise Solutions Delivery, to find out. Here are three […]

Cloud-Friendly HCI, AFF and StorageGRID Perfect for NetApp’s Private Cloud

03/05/2019

One of the main priorities for our IT shop in 2019 is to deliver rapid, frequent business software capabilities through automation and cloud technologies. In a recent NetApp IT eBook called Building A Cloud-Aware Enterprise, we shared the vision of our Next Generation Data Center (NGDC) as a software-controlled and orchestrated development platform to build […]

Rapid, Frequent CI/CD with Next Generation Data Center Platform

03/04/2019

When introducing our next generation data center (NGDC) platform inside NetApp, we wanted to meet certain minimum viable product (MVP) features including the capability to allow rapid, frequent production change through Continuous Integration, Continuous Deployment (CI/CD).  We wanted our developers focused on writing code and rapidly releasing application changes, and not be concerned about other […]