Just about 10 years ago, the first FlexPod was unveiled to the world. Now, a decade of innovation later, we’re taking a look at some of the most memorable highlights from our amazing (and ongoing) journey.


Curious what NetApp and Cisco technologies went into building the original FlexPod? When and why we rolled out a dedicated artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning (ML) solution? What you can expect next from the team?


For answers to these questions and more, see the infographic or click here to access full version.



Want to learn more about where FlexPod has been and where it’s going? Visit flexpod.com or netapp.com/flexpod, or feel free to contact us.


To stay up to date on FlexPod innovations, keep checking back here on the blog.

Bruno Messina

Bruno Messina joined NetApp in 2018 and works in product marketing for FlexPod. His previous experience includes a career in product marketing of UCS servers for Cisco Systems and Solaris server marketing and competitive analysis at both Oracle and Sun Microsystems, where he joined in 2000. Bruno spent ten years in various roles of competitive analysis and product management at Sun Microsystems, leading analysis in both the workgroup and enterprise servers. Prior to Sun Microsystems, Bruno spent time finishing his MBA education and worked for two years at Cadence working on product marketing for both board-level and board timing tools. Bruno holds both a BSEE and MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y..