Q&A with NetApp CEO George Kurian


You’re coming up on two years as the CEO of NetApp, leading the team through major industry disruption and internal transformation. What lessons have you learned?   Transformation is an ongoing journey for any company. The global economy is changing rapidly, and customer priorities are evolving to keep pace. We’ve already seen that if organizations, […]

India Startup Showcase at the New NetApp India Campus


  By Ajeya Motaganahalli, Director, Engineering Programs, NetApp   In the week of January 16th, NetApp inaugurated its Global Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Bengaluru. During that week, an India start-up showcase event in partnership with NASSCOM’s 10000 start-ups was held to showcase India’s start-up ecosystem and current landscape to NetApp’s global executives. This involved […]

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


  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 […]

SolidFire and NetApp, One Year Later


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 […]