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  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Progress-Werk Oberkirch Achieves IT Security and Convenience

    Progress-Werk Oberkirch AG (PWO) is one of the world's leading developers and manufacturers. They want to handle data growth with shared storage pools using easy-to-manage solution with synchronized mirroring. Progress-Werk Oberkirch AG chose NetApp to overcome these challenges. They implemented NetApp MetroCluster with two mirrored NetApp FAS3020 storage systems providing...

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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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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Cloning Oracle E-Business Suite on NetApp Using NetApp and Oracle Technologies

    This technical report describes the cloning of Oracle E-Business Suite 11i using NetApp FlexClone and Oracle's Rapid Clone technologies. It describes the configuration and steps to clone an E-Business Release 11i in a simple, fast, accurate, and cost-effective method. This solution uses NetApp SnapMirror technology to replicate the file system...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Storage Efficiency and Best Practices for Microsoft Exchange Server 2010

    Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 is not a one-size-fits-all application. Multiple configuration options are available to suit most of the needs of any customer. NetApp storage appliances and data management software are built in a similar fashion, providing users with the flexibility to manage Exchange data in a manner that best...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    If You're Doing This, Then Your Storage Could Be Underutilized

    This paper will focus on how the combination of NetApp's unified storage technology and management software can be used to help reduce not only the capital expenditures for storage but also the operating expenditures associated with the management of that storage. Most of the open systems world of storage is...

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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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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Cartika Takes On-Demand Cloud Services to the Masses With Citrix/NetApp Elasticity Plus Efficiency

    Founded in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in May of 2000, Cartika, Inc. is a leading open-source application service provider. In 2009, Cartika set out to bring robust yet affordable cloud services to the masses. The goal was to give businesses of all sizes access to minute or massive amounts of IT...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Best Best & Krieger LLP Testifies to Agility and >$835K Savings With NetApp for VMware

    Established in 1891, BB&K offers representation in virtually all practices of law with specialization in environmental and natural resources. The constancy of looming deadlines and new applications keeps BB&K legal staff - and the IT infrastructure that supports them - working around the clock. The challenge was to deliver flexibility,...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    OraMetrix Keeps Smiling With Instantaneous Backups of Critical Microsoft SQL Server Databases

    Everyone who has had to wear braces knows that shortening the length of time that braces have to be worn is a wonderful benefit. OraMetrix's SureSmile braces are gaining popularity by leaps and bounds, and, as the company's business grows, so does its Microsoft SQL Server 2005 database. The challenge...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Pelephone Overhauls IT and Launches a New Cellular Network With NetApp Technology

    Pelephone Cellular Communications Ltd. is Israel's pioneering mobile communications company. The challenge was to upgrade storage to support development of a new mobile network. Provide a backbone for modernization, including a large-scale migration to virtual servers. Pelephone Cellular Communications implemented NetApp's unified storage architecture, integrating support for large-scale virtual environments,...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Pelephone Mobile Operator Deploys NetApp to Launch Its New Cellular Music Portal

    Pelephone Cellular Communications Ltd. is Israel's pioneering mobile communications company. The challenge was to upgrade engineering department storage system to support a large-capacity music portal with strenuous download demands, while minimizing costs and providing a foundation for growth. Pelephone Cellular Communications deployed the NetApp's scale-out storage strategy to build a...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    American Greetings Says Thanks a Half-Million for NetApp V-Series Efficiencies

    American Greetings Corporation is a leading manufacturer of innovative social expression products that assist consumers in enhancing their relationships. In a global economy that has been particularly challenging for retail businesses, American Greetings continues to thrive, maintaining its position as the world's largest publicly owned creator, manufacturer, and distributor of...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson Boosts Productivity With NetApp Solutions

    The practice of law has changed drastically since the postwar expansion days of 1960 - the year Robinson, Bradshaw & Hinson was founded. Practicing law in the connected world has its benefits: Documents are delivered online instead of in file boxes, and communications are indexed and searchable. While this makes...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Development and Test Solution for Microsoft SQL Server

    From midsize businesses to global corporations, Microsoft SQL Server provides the foundation for mission-critical applications such as Online Transaction Processing (OLTP), Decision Support Systems (DSS), Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), and Customer Relationship Management (CRM). Today's SQL Server databases are more distributed, generate more transactions, and include new data types compared...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    SQL Server Consolidation With Server Virtualization on NetApp Storage

    NetApp solutions provide storage efficiencies that offer numerous advantages for Microsoft SQL Server database consolidation, especially when virtualization is a part of the architectural strategy. As a result, companies can create flexible, secure, cost-effective, and efficient storage environments that complement and enhance the efficiencies and management benefits of SQL Server...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Enhance Business Continuance With Application Mobility Across Data Centers

    With the continuing adoption of server virtualization technology, customers want to use the flexibility provided by virtual machines (VMs) to improve application availability. How to move applications within a server cluster or data center is well understood today. However, transparent mobility across data centers requires architectures that balance workload mobility,...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Microsoft Business Intelligence on NetApp Storage

    Today's economic climate is showing the need for businesses to start looking at all aspects of their business. A key tool that is being used is a renewed emphasis on developing better means for understanding the business and developing trends for the future. The way that business is doing 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 // Mar 2010

    Integrated Server and Storage Virtualization: A Complete Solution From Microsoft and NetApp

    This paper describes how a virtualized server infrastructure based on Windows Server 2008 Microsoft Hyper-V with integrated management via Microsoft System Center addresses key IT challenges. It also explores the role of NetApp storage technologies in unlocking the full potential of server virtualization. The integration of multiple Microsoft and NetApp...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Shelter Group Partners With CTI, VMware, and NetApp to Streamline IT

    Headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, the Shelter Group is a national real estate development and property management company specializing in multifamily and senior living communities. The company wanted to replace an aging IT infrastructure and centralize storage to support projected growth of 20% per year over the next five years. The...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Erie General Electric FCU Gains Efficiency With Forquer Group, Hyper-V, and NetApp

    The Erie General Electric Federal Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution dedicated to anticipating and satisfying the financial needs of members and their families. The company's commitment is to remain fiscally responsible: offering attractive rates for deposit accounts and loans while continually expanding services for members' convenience. The company's...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    FlexArchive: A Re-Configurable Distributed Archival Store Based on Secret Sharing

    Modern storage systems are often faced with complex tradeoffs between the confidentiality, availability, and performance they offer their users. Secret sharing is a data encoding technique that provides information-theoretically provable guarantees on confidentiality unlike conventional encryption. Additionally, secret sharing provides quantifiable guarantees on the availability of the encoded data. The...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Implementation Guide for Veritas Cluster Server and NetApp SnapMirror for Microsoft Exchange Server 2007

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

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    SAP With Oracle on Windows and NetApp Storage

    This paper addresses the challenges of designing storage solutions to support SAP Business Suite products using an Oracle Database. The primary focus is on the common storage infrastructure design, deployment, operation, and management challenges faced by business and IT leaders utilizing the latest generation of SAP solutions. Recommendations are generic...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Porsche Holding Runs Well on Highly Available Storage and Flexible Data Management From NetApp

    Porsche Holding GmbH is one of the largest private commercial enterprises in Austria, and one of Europe's most successful automobile trade companies. The company's challenge was implementation of a powerful, highly available storage infrastructure for thousands of users across Europe. NetApp's concept appealed the company immediately and the company was...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Razor Technology Uplifts Functionality, Drives Down Costs With Cloud Services on NetApp

    Headquartered outside Philadelphia in West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania, Razor Technology is an IT solutions provider focused on end-to-end enterprise infrastructure solutions. The company's challenge was to implement best-of-breed infrastructure to uplift functionality and drive down costs of external cloud-based backup/recovery, hosting, and IT services. The company took the decision to standardize...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Avanade Virtualizes to Improve Efficiencies and Deliver Rapid Turnkey Server and Storage Provisioning

    Avanade, a business technology services provider, is often asked to help its enterprise customers realize results. It does so via the firm's business technology services that capitalize on the insight, innovation, and expertise in Microsoft technologies within its global consultant network. The company's support intensely demanding global dev/test network needing...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    General Broker Service Deploys VMware/NetApp for 24x7 Services + Savings

    General Broker Service (GBS) was founded in 1991 at the initiative of a group of brokers active for many years in national and international markets. With the large volume of data to be managed approaching one terabyte, security and immediate availability became critical requirements for the GBS computing architecture. Supporting...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Databasement Builds Portfolio of Service Offerings on NetApp Service-Oriented Infrastructure

    Founded in 2002, Databasement was among the first companies to deliver Storage as a Service (StaaS). Organizations tap Databasement's services for a variety of needs, from healthcare organizations archiving sensitive patient data to companies needing instant access to mission-critical financial records. Databasement must therefore support an array of applications and...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    University of West Florida Pins Its RPO for Microsoft Exchange and SQL to NetApp Infrastructure

    Founded in 1963, the University of West Florida (UWF) has campuses in Pensacola and along the Emerald Coast of Northwest Florida. The challenge was to ensure reliability and availability of business-critical Microsoft and SunGard applications; deliver high performance without increasing costs. The answer to this challenge was a straightforward storage...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Trimac Transportation Drives Productivity Up and Costs Down With NetApp

    Calgary, Alberta - based Trimac Transportation (www.trimac.com), a provider of truck transportation and related distribution and management services throughout North America since 1945, has successfully differentiated itself from the competition by using technology to streamline operations and deliver better customer service. The challenge was to replace legacy Fibre Channel storage...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Coppin State Moves to NetApp for Performance, 67% Less Admin, and In-Budget DR

    Coppin State University is an historically black university located on a 45-acre campus in west central Baltimore, Maryland. Coppin State University's vision is to create an educational environment that fosters the highest-possible level of student academic excellence and creativity. To this end, Coppin strives to leverage best-of-breed technology to make...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    NetApp Solutions for Service Providers

    This paper discusses a proven solution that accelerates the ability of service providers to develop and deliver IT as a service. NetApp solutions for service providers include technology, best practices, and the know-how to rapidly bring IT services to market. The NetApp approach offers considerable advantages for those wanting to...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Streamlining Engineering Operations With Perforce SCM Software

    The Perforce Software Configuration Management (SCM) system has become an industry-leading solution because of its low cost, ease of use, high performance, and flexibility. Users of Perforce often find that NetApp storage complements Perforce capabilities by improving storage utilization, performance, data protection, and availability while helping intellectual property to remain...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Clouds: Running Multiple Oracle Customers With Solaris Zones on NetApp MultiStore

    At present, there is a lot of interest in clouds, or shared infrastructures. With the rise of energy costs, the cost of floor space, and the lack of local IT support skills, it is evident that many IT departments are looking to consolidate and virtualize their servers, use remote cloud...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Oracle Data Protection Handbook

    This paper provides an overview of data protection methods, products, and sample scenarios for the Oracle Database environment. This includes descriptions of commonly used Oracle and NetApp data protection products. It does not cover all possible product combinations and scenarios but will be regularly updated as products evolve and new...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Citrix Xenserver and Netapp Storage Best Practices

    Citrix XenServer is a native 64-bit virtualization platform, with the scalability required by Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft SQL Server, Citrix XenApp, Citrix XenDesktop and other business-critical applications. The highest host and guest CPU and memory limits available, coupled with fine-grained controls for processor, network, and disk, enable it to deliver...

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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 // Jan 2010

    Using VMware Site Recovery Manager to Simplify DR

    Nothing is scarier than the prospect of having to recover an entire site after a disaster, and the addition of virtual infrastructure to the environment may further complicate the situation. VMware Site Recovery Manager (SRM) is designed to simplify and accelerate disaster recovery for VMware infrastructures, and it also includes...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Cleveland Indians Make IT All-Star Team With NetApp Solution

    The Cleveland Indians is one of four charter American League Baseball teams to have played their entire history in the same hometown. The team's vast media database contains videos of every pitch by every pitcher and every hit by every player in every single major league baseball game for the...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    Pennsylvania Turnpike Takes the NetApp Route for 8x Better Terabyte-to-Admin Ratio

    The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission manages 531 miles of roadway traveled by almost 190 million vehicles annually. The Turnpike team wanted to add iSCSI capabilities, obtain flexibility, and improve scalability without increasing costs. The Turnpike team considered solutions from four vendors, including NetApp. The NetApp solution offered notable advantages, including unified...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance Simplifies Backup and Recovery

    The Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance (DHA) helps people make the transition from public assistance to independence through employment, housing, healthcare, transportation, education, and childcare programs. The company's challenge was to complete backups within allocated time windows, improve speed and reliability of data recovery and reduce storage administration costs...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Erie General Electric FCU Gains Efficiency With Forquer Group, Hyper-V, and NetApp

    The Erie General Electric Federal Credit Union is a member-owned financial institution dedicated to anticipating and satisfying the financial needs of members and their families. The company's commitment is to remain fiscally responsible: offering attractive rates for deposit accounts and loans while continually expanding services for members' convenience. The company's...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    General Broker Service Deploys VMware/NetApp for 24x7 Services + Savings

    General Broker Service (GBS) was founded in 1991 at the initiative of a group of brokers active for many years in national and international markets. With the large volume of data to be managed approaching one terabyte, security and immediate availability became critical requirements for the GBS computing architecture. Supporting...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Databasement Builds Portfolio of Service Offerings on NetApp Service-Oriented Infrastructure

    Founded in 2002, Databasement was among the first companies to deliver Storage as a Service (StaaS). Organizations tap Databasement's services for a variety of needs, from healthcare organizations archiving sensitive patient data to companies needing instant access to mission-critical financial records. Databasement must therefore support an array of applications and...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    University of West Florida Pins Its RPO for Microsoft Exchange and SQL to NetApp Infrastructure

    Founded in 1963, the University of West Florida (UWF) has campuses in Pensacola and along the Emerald Coast of Northwest Florida. The challenge was to ensure reliability and availability of business-critical Microsoft and SunGard applications; deliver high performance without increasing costs. The answer to this challenge was a straightforward storage...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Trimac Transportation Drives Productivity Up and Costs Down With NetApp

    Calgary, Alberta - based Trimac Transportation (www.trimac.com), a provider of truck transportation and related distribution and management services throughout North America since 1945, has successfully differentiated itself from the competition by using technology to streamline operations and deliver better customer service. The challenge was to replace legacy Fibre Channel storage...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Building a Dynamic Data Center: Transform Your Environment to Cut Costs and Increase Efficiency

    This paper discusses the steps required to have the data center make the transition to a cloud infrastructure. It describes the elements of the NetApp dynamic data center, including technology and best practices, and the know-how to make the solution a reality. The NetApp approach offers considerable advantages for those...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Implementation and Analysis of the User Direct Access Programming Library

    The User Direct Access Programming Library (uDAPL) is a generic application programming interface (API) for network adapters capable of Remote Direct Memory Access (RDMA). The uDAPL interface allows user space applications to work with RDMA adapters using a platform and transport independent API. The uDAPL interface has been proposed for...

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  • White Papers // May 2010

    Breaking Down the Glass House: NetApp Global Dynamic Lab Delivers Higher Power Density, Greater Efficiency, and Lower Capital and Operating Costs

    Designing, building, and operating a modern data center is an expensive proposition. Faced with the need for a facility capable of simulating the loads of large-scale data centers in order to fully test the storage products, NetApp used every innovation possible in its Global Dynamic Laboratory (GDL). By tailoring the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Service Level Agreement (SLA) Management for NetApp Cloud Service Providers

    The combination of InControl's SLA management software and NetApp leading technology for Data management and -protection provides a unique framework and full set of hardware, software and tools to enable a strong commercial cloud storage services offering. By enabling a high level business analytics layer for your storage infrastructure based...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Overview of Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links (TRILL)

    The Internet Engineering Task Force is developing a new shortest path frame Layer 2 (L2) routing protocol for multihop environments. The new protocol is called Transparent Interconnection of Lots of Links, or TRILL, and it is expected to be completed in the second half of 2010. TRILL will enable multipathing...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Making the 2010 Business Case for SRM

    Within the last few months Evaluator Group has seen a surge in interest in Storage Resource Management (SRM) applications among the enterprise storage user clients. The authors believe this is happening for at least four reasons: Networked storage environments are finally perceived to be too large and complex to manage...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Optimizing Storage Performance and Cost With Intelligent Caching

    NetApp is a pioneer in the development of innovative intelligent caching technologies to decouple storage performance from the number of disks in the underlying disk array to substantially improve cost. This white paper describes the NetApp implementation of write caching using NVRAM as a journal, as well as a three-level...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Enhance Business Continuance With Application Mobility Across Data Centers

    With the continuing adoption of server virtualization technology, customers want to use the flexibility provided by virtual machines (VMs) to improve application availability. How to move applications within a server cluster or data center is well understood today. However, transparent mobility across data centers requires architectures that balance workload mobility,...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    NetApp Integration With VMware vStorage APIs

    This paper provides an overview of NetApp support for VMware vStorage APIs for Array Integration (VAAI). VAAI is a collection of APIs that enable VMware vSphere-based virtualized infrastructures to be closely integrated with storage systems. By integrating with vStorage APIs, NetApp enables advanced storage capabilities to be accessed and executed...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Using NetApp Flash Cache (PAM II) in Online Transaction Processing

    NetApp Flash Cache (PAM II) is the second generation of intelligent caching modules for FAS family and V-Series storage systems. This paper shows a system that is running at its performance limit and discusses the relative merits of upgrading the system by adding additional disk drives or by adding Flash...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Secure Multi-Tenancy for SAP

    The combination of application, server, network, and storage virtualization provides many advantages in managing existing SAP environments or provisioning new ones. Secure multi-tenancy offers separation of environments on all layers of the solution stack. It also makes it possible to simplify and fully automate SAP application lifecycle management tasks, such...

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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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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Using VDI for Telecommuting

    In February 2010, an epic snowstorm struck Washington, D.C. The U.S. government lost nearly $70 million a day due to lost productivity. The workers have their own union with specific service-level agreements (SLAs) in place. This meant that the solution for each user had to look and feel like the...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Exchange 2007 on VMware and NetApp

    Unity Builders Group (UBG) has run Exchange in a virtualized environment for a while now. They recently went through a migration to Exchange 2007 and VMware VI3, and they are extremely pleased with the results. The Exchange 2003 server was in need of a rebuild, and they needed to allocate...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Maximizing Storage Efficiency With the NetApp V-Series at National Semiconductor

    Like most storage teams, the company at National Semiconductor over the last few years has worked to consolidate storage to maximize efficiency. This is a necessity when deployed storage is growing at 50% or more per year. However, because they have separate NAS and SAN systems, a level of inefficiency...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Case Study: Designing an Ideal Data Center From the Ground Up

    This case study talks about the challenges and problems that are faced by small and medium-sized businesses for developing the facilities and infrastructure of any IT organization. Discussed in this report is the planning and resources used by The Regional Cancer Center (RCC) to create a new data center for...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Shared IT Infrastructure - New Storage Buying Criteria

    You can't make the best storage decisions for your business if you're not asking the right questions. Our "New Storage Buying Criteria for Shared IT Infrastructure RFP template" makes it easy. The template reflects the latest technology and includes the key criteria to consider before buying storage. Use it to...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2010

    Live Webcast Series: Learn how to build your shared IT infrastructure

    Start today by registering for our three-part live Webcast series, which will offer interactive Q&A and featuring leading analysts, peer perspectives, NetApp experts, and strategic solution partners, including Cisco and VMware. Register now for all three Webcasts in the series. Your Roadmap to the Cloud Learn the steps...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Enterprise Tech: Pick Your Cloud, Control Your Data.

    The report looks at the operational and financial benefits that companies can expect to see through Cloud services. By capitalizing on private cloud and by using cloud services companies can have the flexibility to grow, maintain control of their data without expanding their data centers. They can also be more...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Reducing Total Cost of Ownership with Flash Storage

    This whitepaper explores several of the total cost of ownership (TCO) benefits associated with flash storage compared to those of traditional hard disk storage environments. Experiences of customers with NetApp flash storage solutions demonstrate how deployment of flash storage can translate into a lower TCO than that provided by traditional...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Lab Evaluation of NetApp- Hybrid Array with Flash Pool Technology

    NetApp commissioned Demartek to evaluate the effectiveness of Flash Pool with different types and numbers of hard disk drives using an online transaction processing (OLTP) database workload, and to evaluate the performance of Flash Pool in a clustered Data ONTAP environment during a cluster storage node failover scenario. In...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Delivering Customer Value with Enterprise Flash Deployments

    In this whitepaper, IDC examines the growing use of flash technology across the enterprise and how the technology is being deployed to improve performance and efficiency. This whitepaper explores various aspects associated with deploying flash technology and discusses the importance of a full portfolio of flash solutions that is designed...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    IDC: Enterprise Storage:  The Foundation for Application and Enterprise Availability

    Learn how storage environments can help address high-availability needs and identify critical features necessary for businesses to meet the bar for six 9s availability. You’ll also see how two customers have leveraged NetApp storage solutions to meet their stringent requirements for uptime as they manage dynamic, high-growth businesses.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    ESG: NetApp Multi-Cloud Private Storage: Take Charge of Your Cloud Data 

    75% of enterprise-scale organizations currently use some type of cloud service. With major cloud providers continually competing to offer new capabilities and low prices, choice abounds. No single cloud is guaranteed to meet all your needs today and in the future. Opt for a more flexible solution. Download this paper...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    CIO Mag:  Hybrid Clouds: Deriving the Biggest Business Impact

    The steady growth of HYBRID CLOUDS signals the continued need by organizations for greater flexibility and agility while responding to changing business needs. Learn about best practices, business and IT considerations, and customer success stories for hybrid clouds.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    ESG:  The Evolving Public Cloud Landscape

    ESG research indicates that the corporate usage of public cloud computing in the form of cloud-based infrastructure services, business applications , and/or application development continues to grow. What are the profiles of the organizations at the forefront of the cloud adoption movement, how are these services being leveraged today, and...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    ESG:  Extending the Data Center to the Cloud

    41% of ESG research respondents reported that the cloud enabled them to realize IT cost reductions with 26% seeing improvements in productivity. Learn how you can achieve these benefits by reviewing common IT scenarios detailed in private and hybrid cloud, data protection, BYOD and data movement use cases.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    IDC: The Business Benefits of Unified Storage

    Data storage in the corporate environment has become increasingly complex. IT leaders face significant challenges in effectively storing and managing data. This report takes a detailed look into the challenges of data storage and examines how NetApp offers the capabilities that can benefit businesses and maximise efficiency.

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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    NetApp FAS2500 Series: Delivering best-in-class value and capability

    NetApp FAS2500 hybrid storage arrays provide more value for your money than any other systems in their class. FAS2500 simplifies the task of managing growth in house and in the cloud by providing support for a broader range of workloads along with seamless scaling of performance and capacity. Read the...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    ESG Report: Extending the Data Center to the Cloud

    This ESG whitepaper was commissioned by NetApp discusses that 41% of ESG research respondents reported that the cloud enabled them to realise IT cost reductions with 26% seeing improvements in productivity. Learn how you can achieve these benefits by reviewing common IT scenarios detailed in private and hybrid cloud, data...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Forrester Report: Cloud Management in a Hybrid Cloud World

    In this report, it explains how the Infrastructure and Operations role changes in a hybrid cloud world, how I&O professionals need to accelerate the cloud application delivery life cycle to exceed business expectations of cloud, and which cloud management capabilities I&O must master to take on the role of hybrid...

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