Kubernetes and Persistent Storage? NetApp is the First to Make…

02/10/2017

NetApp is announcing Project Trident, the industry’s first open source dynamic storage provisioner for Kubernetes. Kubernetes has established itself as one of the most popular container orchestrators in use today. It is also the foundation for many popular Platform-as-a-Service offerings, including Red Hat’s OpenShift, Apprenda’s platform, and is one of the supported platforms for Rancher. Originally an open-source project based on Google’s Borg, […]

Tech ONTAP Podcast Episode 73 – SNIA and Technology Trends

02/10/2017

  This week, we invite one of NetApp’s SNIA members, Alex McDonald, to discuss SNIA and technology trends in the storage industry. We get technical and discuss NVMe in some more detail as well. Justin also drops a timely Spaceballs reference.     Each week, the Tech ONTAP Podcast discusses all-things NetApp, interviews subject-matter experts, and provides insights into […]

Kubernetes and Persistent Storage? NetApp is the First to Make…

02/09/2017

  NetApp is announcing Project Trident, the industry’s first open source dynamic storage provisioner for Kubernetes.   Kubernetes has established itself as one of the most popular container orchestrators in use today. It is also the foundation for many popular Platform-as-a-Service offerings, including Red Hat’s OpenShift, Apprenda’s platform, and is one of the supported platforms for Rancher. Originally […]

Experience the IoT infrastructure built on Cisco and NetApp @CiscoLive…

02/09/2017

  Industry 4.0 refers to the fourth industrial revolution – the first being manufacturing and mechanisation, the second mass production, and the third the digital revolution. The so-called fourth industrial revolution will be the computerisation of machinery and automation using robotics, as well as the intelligent measurement and analysis of data to improve efficiency, profitability […]

SAP HANA on NetApp storage

02/07/2017

With SAP HANA a new database and operational model arrived at customers’ SAP datacenters. With the focus on high performance and on memory computing, the term “real-time” in real-time analytics has gained a complete new meaning. With the launch of SAP HANA many of the existing databases will be replaced over time – and the […]

NetApp and NVMe – The Rest of the Story

02/06/2017

It’s no surprise people are making noise about NVMe. And with good reason – NVMe is about to turn the storage industry on its head.   For the uninitiated, NVMe (Non-Volatile Memory Express) is a protocol, like SAS or SATA, that enables you to access non-volatile media via PCIe (Peripheral Component Interconnect Express). As storage […]

SolidFire and NetApp, One Year Later

02/02/2017

It’s now been a full year since the NetApp acquisition of SolidFire closed – time flies when you’re having fun! While it would be easy to look back at all that we’ve accomplished at NetApp in the first year – new customers, new hardware and software releases, and an entirely new storage licensing model. The […]

451 Research Webcast: Escaping the Storage Licensing Money Pit

02/01/2017

At NetApp SolidFire, we have always sought out the most demanding customers in the world. Whether service providers or enterprises, it really doesn’t matter — the common characteristics are around delivering shared IT Infrastructure at scale.   These environments are dynamic, unpredictable, and experiencing rapid growth and have thrived on the unique SolidFire technology platform. […]