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

05/10/2018

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 […]

Determining What Enterprise Apps Go Cloud as Part of Building…

05/03/2018

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, […]

Downsizing Data Centers As Part of a Cloud-First Strategy

02/19/2018

I started my career managing traditional data centers housed in large, brick and mortar facilities with sprawling footprints and dedicated everything. Then came the game changers: hyperscale computing, flash storage, and software-as-a-service (SaaS). Services on demand and visibility to data became an IT imperative.   At NetApp we wanted to take advantage of these game […]

4 Steps to Integrate NetApp OnCommand Insight with ServiceNow Configuration…

01/16/2018

NetApp IT has integrated the storage performance data and capacity metrics from NetApp OnCommand Insight (OCI) into a real-time, self-service portal in their Configuration Management Database (CMDB) within ServiceNow. The result has been a fully integrated configuration mapping of assets from business services down to the exact storage volume.   The integration between the NetApp […]

Introducing Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) in NetApp IT

09/11/2017

The introduction of PaaS to the NetApp portfolio offers exciting possibilities for NetApp IT storage. Integrating this feature set into our enterprise IT strategy is one of our top priorities. A cloud-based, automated, self-service infrastructure will enable IT to rapidly deliver platforms to help shorten development cycles and adapt to changing environments.   The Challenge […]

IT First Adopters Join Forces: Customer-0 and Customer-1 Improve NetApp…

05/25/2017

Many high-tech companies consider their own IT organization as the first and best customer for their products.  IT can quickly deploy, test, and provide feedback on new products in real production environments before the products are in general release.  This feedback is particularly critical in identifying and addressing issues and features that don’t rise to […]