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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Guy M. Turner Uses NetApp With Citrix XenServer, Citrix XenApp for Rapid Recovery and Faster Application Access

    With a trucking history that dates back to the 1920s, today's Guy M. Turner boasts over 250 employees and has expanded its industrial contracting services to now include plant relocation, heavy and specialized hauling, heavy lifting, rigging and millwright service, crane service, as well as electrical installation and warehousing. Guy...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Western National Group Backs Up Growing Data 40 Times Faster With NetApp Solution

    Western National Group (WNG) is a 45-year-old firm that provides a range of multifamily real estate services including development, construction management, and property management. WNG wanted to achieve easier management of data with added disaster recovery capabilities and faster backup and restores of data. WNG implemented centralized storage and disaster...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Avnet Technology Solutions Makes Storage Hosting Affordable With NetApp MultiStore

    Avnet Technology Solutions, an operating group of Avnet, Inc., is a global solutions distributor. Avnet Technology Solutions wanted to offer and maintain affordable, private storage that Avnet's reseller partners can provide to their end customers. Avnet Technology Solutions deployed NetApp MultiStore software enables Avnet and its reseller partners to offer...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Anadarko Protects Vital SAP System With Solutions From NetApp

    Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (www.anadarko.com, NYSE: APC), based in The Woodlands, Texas, is one of the world's largest independent oil and natural gas exploration and production companies. The challenge was to strengthen data protection for SAP system, enhance disaster recovery and manage complex IT infrastructure. As a solution Anadarko Petroleum Corp....

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Microsoft Exchange 2007 Deployment for 2,000 to 5,000 Users Integrated With High Availability, Backups, and Disaster Recovery

    NetApp Reference Architecture Deployment Guides assist customers in designing and deploying solutions to meet specific business requirements. A NetApp reference architecture is a deployed and documented solution based on experiences with existing NetApp customers, real-world simulations, and NetApp engineering lab validations. Reference Architecture Deployment Guides help customers through the entire...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Reliance Communications India Saves Millions With NetApp Storage Solution for NAS/NFS

    Reliance Communications Ltd. (RCOM) is India's largest integrated telecom service provider and one of the fastest growing service providers in the world, with a base of over 50 million subscribers. The company's challenge was to build a cost-effective, scalable system to support rapid customer growth and data-intensive business. The company...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    SAP Hosting Relies on Fail?Safe NetApp Storage for Exchange and Archive Consolidation

    SAP AG is the world's leading provider of e?business software solutions. Today, more than 18,800 companies in over 120 countries run more than 56,000 installations of SAP software. SAP AG wanted to replace decentralized local storage and optical media for e-mail, R/3 documents, and archiving with a centralized, highly available...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Centaline Property Enhances Overall Business Competitiveness With NetApp

    Centaline Property, the flagship of Centaline Group, was established in Hong Kong in 1978. Centaline Property has established branches in 30 cities nationwide, with over 800 offices and local subbranches, and more than 15,000 employees. Centaline Property wanted to achieve centralized storage of business system data and disaster recovery. Centaline...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Storage Efficiency at the City of Sioux Falls Leads to Better VMware Data Protection, Hours Saved

    The City of Sioux Falls, South Dakota has much to brag about. In addition to its success in attracting new business to the area, Sioux Falls has been consistently ranked one of the most tax-friendly U.S. cities to live in and retire to. Forbes Magazine also designated it one of...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Logicare Saves 30% on Hardware With NetApp Solutions to Futureproof Digital Hospital Operations

    With headquarters in D?bendorf, Canton of Z?rich, Switzerland, Logicare AG was founded in 2006 by four hospitals - Uniklinik Balgrist, GZO Wetzikon, Limmattal, and Zimmerberg - with the goal of taking advantage of synergies in information technology and project planning. The increasing digitalization of four hospitals required new ways to...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Thomson Reuters Looks to NetApp to Save Megawatts and Megadollars

    Thomson Reuters is a world-renowned source of information for businesses and professionals. The company combines industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, healthcare, and media markets. Thomson Reuters wanted to deliver innovation and responsive client services while...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    San Francisco Giants Counting on Great Players and NetApp Storage

    The San Francisco Giants is one of the oldest franchises in Major League Baseball. Boasting a 125-year history, the team moved to San Francisco from New York in 1958, playing a total of 42 years in Seals Stadium and Candlestick Park before moving into their current home at AT&T Park...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    U.S. Army North Delivers Homeland Security and Emergency Response With NetApp Technology

    As the U.S. Department of Defense's (DOD's) premiere land-based homeland defense response force, U.S. Army North is a team of highly skilled professionals that interoperates with federal, state, tribal, and local partners to respond to America's security and civil support challenges. DOD wanted to enable critical communications for a fleet...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Barry University Recovers Data 20 Times Faster, Reduces Capacity Requirements With NetApp

    Barry University is an international Catholic university offering more than 60 undergraduate and accelerated bachelor's programs for working adults and more than 50 graduate programs. Barry University wanted to accommodate rapid data growth; streamline storage management, backup, and recovery; increase performance and uptime. Barry University upgraded to NetApp FAS3040 storage...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    CSK-IT Management Uses a NetApp FAS System to Support Next-Generation Utility Computing Service

    CSK-IT Management Corp. is a member of the CSK Group, one of the largest independent service providers in Japan specializing in building IT infrastructures and providing operation services. CSK-IT Management Corp. wanted to reduce IT costs by switching to a user self-service model. Create detailed disk-based data backup and build...

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  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Cisco IT Attains 140+% Storage Utilization, Realizing Over $8 Million in TCO Savings With NetApp Storage

    Cisco is accustomed to getting high performance and great utilization of resources. This is one reason the company is able to offer customers the promise of easy access to information anywhere, at any time, through use of its extensive portfolio of networking hardware, software, and services. Cisco faced disk failures...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    How Do I Get to Ethernet From Here?

    For data center storage networks, the most common technologies in use today are Ethernet, Fibre Channel, and, to a lesser extent, Infiniband. Ethernet is the network technology of choice for the Internet and other user networks, and is rapidly gaining in popularity as a storage network. Fibre Channel is the...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Solutions for SAP Development and Test Environments With NetApp Storage

    This paper addresses the challenges of designing storage solutions based on the SAP NetWeaver technology platform. It describes the scenario in which the customer utilizes another vendor's storage platform to support production SAP instances while the nonproduction landscapes are supported on NetApp storage systems, it also describes the scenario in...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Enterprise Vault 8.0 E-Mail Archive Efficiency on NetApp Storage

    This paper discusses the methodology and architecture used to analyze the FAS deduplication performance of Symantec Enterprise Vault 8.0 on NetApp storage. Companies using Enterprise Vault on NetApp storage can expect to reduce their e-mail storage requirements by 50% or more, while enabling satisfaction of regulatory and legal requirements. Now...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Building a Scalable Data Warehouse Solution

    This paper presents storage architecture for an Oracle data warehouse solution. Key architectural features include scalable capacity from 30TB to over 2PB and performance up to 32GB/sec. In addition it presents performance results demonstrating an 8GB/sec implementation with near-linear scaling. This paper presents an overview of a modular, scalable architecture...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Oracle Data Masking and Regulatory Compliance Using SnapManager 3.0 for Oracle

    This paper describes how to create a master clone that has sensitive data masked using the Oracle data masking pack and SnapManager 3.0 for Oracle postclone option. It also describes how to create multiple clones from the master clone. NetApp storage solutions provide robust, high-performance data storage for Oracle Database...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    SnapManager 3.0 for Oracle Best Practices

    Backup, recovery, and cloning are all complicated tasks that are synonymous with Oracle database management. NetApp SnapManager for Oracle simplifies and automates these complex operations by leveraging NetApp Snapshot, SnapRestore, and FlexClone technologies to provide fast, space-efficient, disk-based backups; rapid, granular restore and recovery; and quick, space-efficient cloning of Oracle...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Backup, Restore, and Disaster Recovery Solutions for PostgreSQL Database on NetApp Storage Systems

    As open source databases continue to grow and mature and with the continuing shift to control corporate spending, more and more corporations are turning to open source databases such as PostgreSQL and MySQL as viable alternatives for some applications instead of using commercial databases such as Oracle or Microsoft SQL...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Barmherzige Bruder Consolidates Patient Data on NetApp Solution

    Barmherzige Bruder (the Order of the Brothers of Saint John of God) is the largest privately held network of hospitals in Austria. Barmherzige Bruder wanted high data growth, decentralized data management, and legal obligations to archive data for 30 years required a storage architecture for long-term availability and simple administration....

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    UTAC Renews Its Storage Infrastructure and Implements a Business Continuity Plan With NetApp

    L'Union Technique de l'Automobile, du Motocycle et du Cycle (UTAC) conducts its official business in the automobile sector and offers a large range of services in several industrial sectors. UTAC wanted to implement a business continuity recovery plan with zero data loss (RPO) and recovery of activity (RTO) within 1...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    E-DT Establishes Three International ASP Centers With NetApp and Citrix Technology

    E-Drive Technology Ltd. (E-DT) is an international provider of telemetric solutions for commercial fleet management ranging from real-time vehicle tracking to maintenance and supply chain management. E-Drive Technology Ltd. wanted to establish three international hosting sites for vehicle fleet management in Europe and North America, working within the budgetary constraints...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    COSCO Container Lines Leverages NetApp to Build a High-Performance Data Center

    China Ocean Shipping Company (COSCO) Container Lines Co., Ltd. is a leading global comprehensive container line service provider, with customers all over the world. China Ocean Shipping Company wanted to optimize the allocation of resources, improve utilization, and reduce investment cost. China Ocean Shipping Company implemented NetApp FAS integrated storage...

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  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    NetApp Efficiency Plus VMware Help Sealy Gain Agility and Cut Costs

    With sales of $1.5 billion (FY08), Sealy is the largest bedding manufacturer in the world. The company manufactures and markets a broad range of mattresses and foundations under the Sealy, Sealy Posturepedic, Stearns & Foster, and Bassett brands. Sealy wanted to improve IT infrastructure provisioning agility and scalability while reducing...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Benefits of Fibre Channel (FC) SANs

    As the volume and criticality of data continue to grow, companies need efficient, scalable solutions for making data available to servers, applications, and users across the enterprise. By providing a network of storage resources to servers, SANs uncouple storage from individual platforms, allowing data transfer among all nodes on the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Benefits of FC SANs

    As the volume and criticality of data continue to grow, companies need efficient, scalable solutions for making data available to servers, applications, and users across the enterprise. By providing a network of storage resources to servers, SANs uncouple storage from individual platforms, allowing data transfer among all nodes on the...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    SMB 2.0 - Next Generation CIFS Protocol in Data ONTAP

    Server Message Block (SMB) 2.0 is the next version of the Common Internet File System (CIFS)/SMB protocol. CIFS can also be considered as SMB 1.0. This paper describes the SMB 2.0 features, configuration details, and its implementation in Data ONTAP 7.3.1. This paper also describes SMB 2.0 benefits over CIFS...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Verification Test With MetroCluster in a Xen Environment

    This paper discusses the results of functional testing of MetroCluster in a Citrix XenServer environment. Proper operation is verified along with expected behavior during each of the test cases. Specific equipment, software, and functional failover tests are included along with results. The tests and results described in this paper complement...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    NetApp Storage for Windows Environments: Challenges and Solutions

    Windows environments in today's businesses can be complex. There are a variety of users to accommodate, ranging from product-collateral hungry salespeople, to engineering power users, to the compliance and cost-conscious executive. These users depend on the many critical applications running on different Windows servers: applications such as Microsoft Exchange Server...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    City of Hartford Relies on the Ergonomic Group, VMware, and NetApp to Help Stretch Its IT Dollar

    The City of Hartford's nickname, "New England's Rising Star," affirms its rich history as an early Dutch trading settlement as well as its later being the home of authors such as Harriet Beecher Stowe and Mark Twain as well as many of America's emerging insurance giants. City of Hartford wanted...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    AACB Reverses Storage Growth, Reclaims Close to 70% Capacity for Microsoft Hyper-V and Backup Data

    Canadian company A & A Contract Customs Brokers Ltd. (AACB) has come far from its humble 1979 start in a trailer near one of the crossings along the British Columbia, Canada, and United States borders. The company wanted to resolve "Out-of-disk" growth issues, simplify storage scaling for server virtualization. The...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Cincinnati Bell Technology Solutions Doubles Backup Revenue With NetApp VTL

    Cincinnati Bell Technology Solutions (CBTS) is a division of Cincinnati Bell and operates as its information technology arm, offering a wide range of information technology systems and services. Cincinnati Bell Technology Solutions (CBTS) wanted to support growth of backup and recovery services, improve efficiency and performance through increased backup compression,...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Salamander Industrie-Produkte Enjoys 40% Decrease in Storage Maintenance Costs

    Salamander Industrie-Produkte (SIP) stands for high-quality and versatile plastic profile technology for windows and doors by Salamander and Brugmann. Salamander Industrie-Produkte (SIP) wanted to decrease runtimes, simplify server management, and lower high cost burden. Salamander Industrie-Produkte (SIP)consolidated and virtualized storage with a NetApp FAS270 storage system and NetApp Snapshot, SnapRestore,...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Swedish Match NE Div. Extinguishes Burning Data Center Issues With NetApp and VMware

    Swedish Match is a global group with a broad offer of market-leading brands in smoke-free tobacco products, cigars, pipe tobacco and lights products. Swedish Match wanted to move from a traditional server park to virtualization, centralized storage and efficient backup. Swedish Match deployed NetApp storage with snapshot-based software provide centralized...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Transplace Sees NetApp as Key to Realizing Its Goals for VMware and Its Higher Level SaaS Requirements

    America's #1 non-asset-based third-party logistics (3PL) and technology provider, Transplace manages millions of shipments per year as well as a portfolio of more than $5 billion in total spend managed. Transplace wanted to build a virtual infrastructure that improves availability, disaster recovery, and business continuity. Transplace uses NetApp flexibility to...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Avanade Uses Hyper-V With NetApp to Speed Server Provisioning, Boost Test/Development, Build DR Site

    Because it's located just across the lake from Microsoft, it should come as no surprise that Seattle-based Avanade has become a leading global technology integrator that helps companies achieve success using a Microsoft enterprise platform. Avanade wanted to reduce data center costs while improving IT service recovery and availability. Avanade...

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