A summary of all things NetApp at SNS

This page will help you to keep up to date with all the latest news from NetApp – it is regularly updated and includes all of our key NetApp related Blog Posts, Videos and Seminar details.

About NetApp
Over the last few years NetApp has transformed their core storage platform to deliver scale-out capabilities and fully non-disruptive operations. When combined with their ability to provide an integrated backup solution, and truly unified block and NAS they have an offering that is difficult to beat.

Recent Blog Posts

Unified Storage – FAS Series

  1. NetApp All-Flash FAS support renewals now include free controllers
  2. Cost-effective Metro Storage Cluster solution now available from NetApp
  3. All-Flash and Hybrid Array bundles with integrated data protection now available from NetApp
  4. NetApp has just made 2015 the year of the affordable All-Flash Array – Part 1
  5. NetApp has just made 2015 the year of the affordable All-Flash Array – Part 2
  6. Are you still running NetApp FAS in 7-Mode?
  7. VMware VVOLs on NetApp FAS is now available to deploy
  8. Should NetApp “kill off” FlashRay?
  9. Affordability means that 2015 will be the year that the All-Flash Array (AFA) goes mainstream
  10. Should NetApp rename FAS and ONTAP?
  11. A deeper look into NetApp’s support for VMware Virtual Volumes
  12. Is there another storage platform as feature rich as NetApp FAS?
  13. What’s new in NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP 8.3?
  14. Does it really matter if NetApp FAS is not “pure” block storage?
  15. Is NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP finally ready for primetime?
  16. What are the key features of a NetApp FAS storage platform?

Block Storage – E/EF-Series

  1. Why NetApp E-Series SAN storage is really cool
  2. Affordability means that 2015 will be the year that the All-Flash Array (AFA) goes mainstream
  3. So is it true that NetApp have a “pure” block storage array?

Data Protection

  1. NetApp AltaVault enables you to kiss goodbye to tape and legacy PBBAs
  2. If your backup strategy is in need of an overhaul then Commvault and NetApp can help
  3. NetApp E-Series and CommVault Simpana – solving the data protection challenges of the 21st century
  4. Some thoughts on NetApp’s acquisition of Riverbed SteelStore
  5. How viable is it to use snapshots as backups with EMC and NetApp storage?

Comparisons

  1. What’s the NetApp storage portfolio looking like for 2016?
  2. NetApp FlashRay is dead long live SolidFire, AFF and EF
  3. Comparing the new NetApp AFF8000 series with EMC XtremIO 4.0
  4. Choosing between simple block and advanced storage platforms
  5. Does the All-Flash Array really make sense?
  6. Comparing NetApp MetroCluster with EMC VPLEX Metro Continuous Availability solutions

Videos




Free Seminars

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Mark Burgess has worked in IT since 1984, starting as a programmer on DEC VAX systems, then moving into PC software development using Clipper and FoxPro. From here he moved into network administration using Novell NetWare, which kicked-off his interest in storage. In 1999 he co-founded SNS, a consultancy firm initially focused on Novell technologies, but overtime Virtualisation and Storage. Mark writes a popular blog and is a frequent contributor to Twitter and other popular Virtualisation and Storage blog sites.
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About Mark Burgess

Mark Burgess has worked in IT since 1984, starting as a programmer on DEC VAX systems, then moving into PC software development using Clipper and FoxPro. From here he moved into network administration using Novell NetWare, which kicked-off his interest in storage. In 1999 he co-founded SNS, a consultancy firm initially focused on Novell technologies, but overtime Virtualisation and Storage. Mark writes a popular blog and is a frequent contributor to Twitter and other popular Virtualisation and Storage blog sites.

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