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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Using Flash Cache for Exchange 2010

    Microsoft Exchange 2010 includes several improvements to support larger mailboxes at lower cost. For example, a typical Exchange 2010 mailbox size is expected to be greater than 1GB, while generating ~0.10 Input/output Operations Per Second (IOPS), compared to ~0.30 to 0.40 IOPS for Exchange 2007. This reduced level of I/O...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    NetApp Disaster Recovery for the Microsoft Dynamic Data Center

    NetApp disaster recovery for the Microsoft Dynamic Data Center, based on Windows Server 2008 R2 Hyper-V, is designed to provide secure and highly reliable Disaster Recovery (DR) services that can easily scale customers' needs. The solutions leverage the extensive experience in providing efficient, enterprise-class storage solutions for Microsoft applications. Proven...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2011

    Foothills Schools Centralizes, Expands, and Accelerates Backup With Zentra and NetApp

    Foothills School Division serves the learning needs of almost 7,000 students on the southern border of Calgary. They need to replace a siloed EMC storage environment with a unified storage infrastructure that enables centralized backup for all district locations and implement a storage solution better suited to leverage a VMware...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2011

    Salsa Labs Delivers Powerful Software as a Service With NetApp and Red Hat

    Salsa Labs has provided the solutions and services that help organize, mobilize, and engage the employees, volunteers, donors, and audiences of its thousands of customers. They need to evolve its data center to accommodate explosive growth and delivery of innovative online organizing and communication services. Salsa Labs chose NetApp to...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2011

    Oak Hills Does the Math: VDI on Cisco UCS, VMware, and NetApp+Champion Solutions

    The client is Oak Hills Local School District in western Hamilton County. Their challenge is to deliver anytime, anywhere teaching and learning despite district-wide budget reductions. They chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They deployed a virtual desktop solution on Cisco UCS, VMware, and NetApp. This resulted in giving students...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    IPR Extends Its ZoneIT Virtual Private Data Center Service With NetApp Storage

    IPR International is a recognized industry leader in managed IT services. They need to provide cost-efficient and flexible data center services to support changing client needs. IPR chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They deployed new private cloud service and data protection service on a flexible NetApp FAS storage platform....

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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Merkle Gains New Insight Into Data Center With NetApp OnCommand

    Merkle is a leading customer relationship marketing agency. It offers quantitative, information-based solutions that maximize return on marketing investment. They need to provide fast access to 75 marketing databases with over 2PB of data that had been burdened by unidentified bottlenecks, optimize the performance of 300 servers handling over 1...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2011

    Carestream Dental Takes a Bite Out of Storage-Related Costs With NetApp

    Carestream Dental LLC, the exclusive manufacturer of KODAK Dental Systems, offers imaging and practice management systems in the United States. They need to reduce maintenance costs, improve storage efficiency, and simplify IT management. Carestream Dental chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They replaced aging EMC systems with NetApp shared storage...

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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Perkins Coie Maintains High Availability for Its Clients With a Messaging Environment Built on NetApp

    Perkins Coie represents great companies across a wide range of industries and stages of growth, from start-ups to FORTUNE 100 corporations. They need to improve availability, manageability, and continuity for mission-critical Microsoft Exchange messaging environment. Perkins Coie chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They deployed NetApp FAS3140HA storage systems in...

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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Seven Corners Meets Travelers' Needs - Fast and Efficiently - With a Private Cloud Built on Cisco, NetApp, and VMware

    Seven Corners is one of the most experienced international travel health insurance, trip insurance, and specialty benefit management companies in the industry. Their challenge is to refresh servers/storage infrastructure for availability, agility, and efficiency. Seven Corners chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They built private cloud on Cisco, NetApp, and...

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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Univita Health Delivers Topnotch Services, Manages Rapid Growth With NetApp

    Univita Health of Scottsdale, Arizona, is transforming home-based care. They need to replace growing, complex distributed storage infrastructure with a more efficient, easily managed storage environment. They chose NetApp to overcome these challenge. They deployed consolidate multivendor storage environment into a unified storage infrastructure built on NetApp FAS3160 storage. The...

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  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Navellier Slashes IT Costs Using Quest's Cloud Services Delivered on NetApp

    Financial services company Navellier & Associates needs to transform costly IT infrastructure into a streamlined virtual environment while improving disaster recovery practices. They chose NetApp to overcome these challenge. They deployed NetApp FAS2020 storage system at Navellier's headquarters for delivering its Desktop Virtualization service through a cloud-based VMware virtual desktop...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2011

    Suncorp Partners With NetApp to Transform IT for Competitive Advantage

    The Suncorp Group is a leading trans-Tasman diversified financial services company. They need to merge disparate legacy technology environments to lower costs, simplify administration, and gain competitive advantage. The Suncorp Group chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. NetApp helped other businesses transform their data management strategies and achieve business breakthroughs,...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Maximize Storage Efficiency With NetApp Thin Provisioning and Symantec Thin Reclamation

    Over the last several years the unbridled proliferation of storage systems has come under increased scrutiny. Coupled with macroeconomic pressure, storage efficiency is a key initiative for almost every company. To address this initiative, companies are increasingly turning to new approaches to realize efficiency gains. In particular, thin provisioning is...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    An Optimal Storage Environment for IBM FileNet Enterprise Content Manager

    The amount of unstructured data managed by today's enterprises is growing at an overwhelming rate. New corporate regulations and compliance requirements are making data management even more difficult. To tackle these challenges, organizations need powerful Enterprise Content Management (ECM) solutions along with unified and flexible storage infrastructure in order to...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Virtualization - The Catalyst for Change: Best Practices for Virtualizing IBM DB2 With Technologies From VMware, Intel, and NetApp

    From an architecture and operational efficiency standpoint, virtualization offers enormous benefits for customers who virtualize compute resources in their data centers. The question to ask is not "Can one deploy virtualization technologies for the business application?" but "How fast can one deploy?" This white paper is the result of collaboration...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    50,000-Seat VMware View Deployment

    Desktop virtualization is a hot topic throughout the virtualization industry. Organizations view desktop virtualization as a way to control costs and use limited resources to manage large-scale desktop infrastructures while increasing security and deployment efficiency. NetApp, VMware, Cisco, Fujitsu, and Wyse joined forces to create an architectural design for a...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Comprehensive Data Protection for Windows

    Microsoft Windows has become a critical part of the business. What would happen if a key business application such as Microsoft SQL Server or Microsoft Exchange were unavailable for several days? If critical documents or spreadsheets were offline - or worse, gone for good? Is the data protection strategy adequate...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Exchange 2010 - An Upgrade Worth Considering

    Email is business dial tone. Whether on computers or smartphones, email is the most popular application. And Microsoft Exchange is a popular choice for business email. Microsoft's recent release of Exchange Server 2010 has material benefits that should prompt some Exchange 2007 and many Exchange 2003 customers to consider an...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Storage Savings With Domino and NetApp Deduplication

    NetApp deduplication technology provides block-level intelligent data compression by eliminating redundant data. Only one unique instance of the data is retained on storage. Redundant data is replaced with a pointer to the unique data copy. Combining NetApp deduplication and Lotus Domino offers customers not only lower storage space requirements and...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Implementation Guide for Veritas Cluster Server for Windows on NetApp for Microsoft SQL Server

    Today's business requirements, such as high availability, business continuity, and disaster recovery, are more extensive than ever before. As Microsoft SQL Server has become a mission-critical application in recent years, Microsoft SQL Server downtime costs companies millions of dollars per year. IT organizations work hard to eliminate or lessen the...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Implementing an NDMP Backup Solution Using NetBackup 6.5 and 7.0 on NetApp Storage

    This paper describes how to implement an NDMP backup solution using NetBackup 6.5 and 7.0 on NetApp storage. It contains solution design and implementation details about how to configure NetBackup backup software. This paper is intended for storage and system administrators who are responsible for NetBackup infrastructure. It assumes that...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Creating a Dynamic Data Center With Oracle VM and NetApp

    Dynamic data center infrastructures use commodity servers, network storage, and full virtualization to create a flexible, scalable architecture that is capable of achieving much higher levels of resource utilization than traditional data centers built on point solutions. The pace of technological change has only quickened, and data center architectures are...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Creating an Architecture for Cloning Oracle Databases on Demand

    The traditional approach to copying a production database is a heavyweight activity. Since every copy requires 100% of the storage capacity of the original database, keeping many copies places a major burden on storage resources. Getting necessary approvals, locating storage capacity, and copying the data also typically take a long...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    MySQL 5.0 Performance Protocol Comparison

    The purpose of this paper is to present test results that clearly demonstrate the high performance of NetApp storage for typical 100GB MySQL Enterprise databases running on RedHat Enterprise Linux4 servers. To support these results, database Online Transaction Processing (OLTP) transaction throughput measurements for the major storage protocols are used:...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Using Integrated Snapshot Backup Feature of IBM DB2 9.5 With NetApp Storage System

    This paper describes how to meet challenges posed by shrinking backup and recovery windows using the integrated storage Snapshot features of DB2 9.5. Regardless of the size of the database or the level of activity on the storage system, a Snapshot copy takes only a few seconds to create. The...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Storage Infrastructure for Cloud Computing NetApp Is the Technology Partner of Choice

    Cloud computing is rapidly becoming a reality, and forward-thinking IT organizations are moving quickly to evolve existing IT infrastructures to include cloud capabilities that provide IT as a Service (ITaaS). Shared cloud infrastructure has created new requirements for secure multi-tenancy, service automation, data mobility, storage efficiency, and integrated data protection....

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Building a Data Center for Cloud Computing Transform Your Storage Environment to Cut Costs and Increase Efficiency

    Data centers are at a crossroad. Massive data growth, tough economic conditions, and physical data center limitations (power, heat, space) are exerting extreme pressure on traditional IT infrastructures. Additionally, many companies seek to deploy IT architectures that support new, service-based business models. Finding ways to take cost, complexity, and associated...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    NetApp RAID-DP?: Dual-Parity RAID 6 Protection Without Compromise

    As disk drive densities continue to increase, and companies adopt SATA disk drives to reduce storage costs, data loss due to concurrent disk drive failure and error in a RAID group has become a growing risk. Single-parity RAID 5 does not protect against such double-failure events. While RAID 1+0 and...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2010

    Data ONTAP 8.0 Supports Dramatic Growth in Ground-Breaking Research Data for JCVI

    The J. Craig Venter Institute (JCVI) is a world leader in genomic research. They need to support growth in critical research data with reliable, easily managed, and cost-effective storage environment. JCVI chose NetApp to overcome these challenge. They implemented Data ONTAP 8.0 on a NetApp FAS6080 scales up JCVI's high-performance...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    USANA Achieves 123% Storage Efficiency Using NetApp V-Series With Existing Storage

    Based in Salt Lake City, USANA Health Sciences, Inc. develops and manufactures health and nutrition products. They need to support continual business and data growth while improving storage efficiency and data protection. USANA Health Sciences chose NetApp to overcome these challenge. They Implement an unified production storage environment using NetApp...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    UAE Exchange Accelerates and Secures Money Transfers Using NetApp Storage Solutions

    UAE Exchange (UAEX) is a global leader in remittance and foreign exchange. They need to develop scalable storage to accommodate data growth and implement a disaster recovery plan. UAE Exchange chose NetApp to overcome these challenge. They chose NetApp for fast provisioning, business agility, disaster recovery, and efficiencies. The results...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2011

    University at Albany Reduces Storage Costs and Expedites Virtualization With NetApp

    The University at Albany-SUNY (UAlbany) is an internationally recognized public research institution with nearly 18,000 students. They need to migrate from a distributed storage infrastructure to a more efficient, consolidated storage environment to keep pace with growing storage needs. (UAlbany) chose NetApp to overcome these challenge. They deployed NetApp FAS3160...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Milton Academy Accelerates and Simplifies IT With EchoStor, VMware, and NetApp

    Milton Academy is a coeducational independent preparatory, boarding, and day school in Milton. Their challenges is to improve performance and reliability to support the rigorous IT needs of students, parents, faculty, and staff, institute an energy- and cost-efficient IT infrastructure to reduce desktop, server, and storage costs, simplify server and...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2011

    eLynx Technologies Delivers 24/7 Software as a Service With Data ONTAP 8.0

    eLynx Technologies is the leading provider of Web-based, real-time monitoring and field automation services to the oil and gas industry. They need to maintain exceptional service levels in a growing business environment by reducing storage complexity and improving storage performance and reliability. eLynx Technologies chose NetApp to overcome these challenge....

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2011

    Paul Hastings Relies on NetApp and VMware to Boost Storage Efficiencies and Lower Costs

    Janofsky & Walker is a leading global law firm, they need to make sure attorneys can quickly and reliably access globally distributed information. Janofsky & Walker chose NetApp to overcome these challenge. They deployed to a Virtualize application environment with VMware software and NetApp storage; also deployed NetApp SnapMirror, SnapVault...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2011

    MDI: Equipped for Success With Healthcare Technology Solutions on Cisco UCS, VMware, and NetApp

    Through healthcare management and technology solutions, MDI helps clients see healthcare differently. They need to architect a high-performance, flexible infrastructure for fast change, high data volume. MDI chose NetApp to overcome these challenge. They deployed Cisco UCS, VMware, and NetApp for maximum availability/extensibility. The resulted in bring on new clients/services...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Virtualizing With XenServer and NetApp

    Mine Safety Appliances (MSA) is a leading manufacturer of sophisticated safety products. Like many companies, over the last year they have been moving forward aggressively with server virtualization and storage consolidation so that they can better support the engineering, manufacturing, and business needs. To do this they deployed a combination...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Boosting Storage Efficiency With Deduplication, Thin Provisioning, and FlexClone

    San Diego Data Processing Corporation (SDDPC) provides a wide range of phone, data, and IT services for city, county, and other clients, including the 71 law enforcement agencies of ARJIS (Automated Regional Justice Information System).they acquired the first NetApp system, they moved quickly to adopt the latest NetApp technologies to...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Consolidating Windows Storage and Servers Yields Big Benefits

    Osiris Therapeutics, Inc. has been working since 1992 to develop and commercialize cellular therapies based on stem cells isolated from readily available and noncontroversial adult bone marrow. They were in the midst of clinical trials to bring the world's first stem cell therapy to market, and the data storage needs...

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