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  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Prepare for IT as a Service with the Right Storage Architecture

    Check out this informative paper to learn how to prepare for IT-as-a-Service (ITaaS) with the right storage architecture. Discover some of the must-have storage attributes of a private cloud infrastructure and the emerging role of open standards. Read on to learn more.

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Forrester Total Economic Impact Report- Cloud Infrastructure with Clustered Data ONTAP

    This Forrester study was commissioned by NetApp and highlights the costs and benefits of deploying a cloud infrastructure using Data ONTAP across the enterprise. The results of this study can be used as a guide for enterprises to determine the appropriate benefits for their particular environment. Read on to learn...

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    TCO Study: Managing Data Growth, Improving Performance, and Enhancing Disaster Preparedness with Storage and Server Virtualization

    Find out how NetApp and VMware customer, Tucson Electric Power, improved disaster preparedness while saving money, by standardizing on NetApp? storage and launching an aggressive server virtualization program.

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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 // Aug 2003

    SnapManager for Microsoft Exchange Best Practices

    This paper is intended to be a best practice guide and is for experienced Microsoft Exchange administrators who have read the Network Appliance SnapDrive and SnapManager for Exchange installation and administration guides. Readers of this best practice guide should have a solid understanding of the Exchange storage architecture and Exchange...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2007

    Storage Performance Management: Monitoring Storage Performance Using NetApp Operations Manager

    With business infrastructures constantly growing more complex, IT professionals need the knowledge, skills, and tools to quickly identify potential bottlenecks in each element of the infrastructure and take corrective action, preferably before a problem becomes severe enough to be noticed. Of all the elements in the IT infrastructure, storage is...

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  • White Papers // May 2007

    Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Best Practices Guide

    Corporate messaging has become mission critical in nearly all organizations. Along with this critical importance come additional constraints for information technology organizations. Not only do they have to deal with requests for increased user mailbox sizes and additional users, they need to ensure high availability for their messaging infrastructure while...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2008

    Converged Enhanced Ethernet - Good for iSCSI SANs

    Off late, Ethernet is a predominant network choice for interconnecting resources in the data center. It is ubiquitous and well understood by network engineers and developers worldwide, and it has stood the test of time against challengers trying to displace it as the popular option for data center network environments....

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    Storage Efficiency at Organic Valley Yields $750K Savings for Family Farms

    Organic Valley is a leading organic brand and America's largest organic farmers' cooperative. Organized in 1988, Organic Valley represents over 1,340 farmers in the United States and Canada. Organic Valley wanted to increase storage capacity and enable disaster recovery while reducing management costs and conserving data center resources. Organic Valley...

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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 // Feb 2009

    Go Daddy Drives Innovation With High-Availability Infrastructure Powered by NetApp

    Founded by Bob Parsons in 1997, the Go Daddy Group has grown to include more than 32 million domains under management. Go Daddy Group wanted to support 100% annual growth, stay flexible, and deliver best-value innovations and 3-second average site response time. Go Daddy Group standardized on NetApp FC SAN...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    Oracle Relies on NetApp to Support Hundreds of Terabytes of Storage

    Oracle Corporation is the world's second-largest enterprise software company, specializing in database, middleware, and business applications for managing and automating processes and other critical business infrastructure software. Oracle wanted to maximize asset utilization, increase storage availability, decrease management overhead, and improve TCO. Recognizing the limitations of its existing storage configurations,...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    First American Trust Banks on NetApp for Compliance and Disaster Recovery

    First American Trust Federal Savings Bank (www.firstamtrust.com) is part of The First American Corporation, a Forbes 500 and Fortune 500 company and the nation's leading provider of diversified business information and related products. First American Trust Federal Savings Bank wanted to simplify data management, improve system uptime, and efficiently meet...

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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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  • 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 // Feb 2007

    Effective Practices for Data Management in the Oil and Gas Industry

    Effective information and data management (also known as information lifecycle management) consists of managing data from its creation to when it is no longer needed. In the upstream oil and gas industry, this involves actually managing the ever-increasing volume of data that oil and gas enterprises generate, while also managing...

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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 // Oct 2008

    Managing Risk: Protecting Your E-Mail Archives

    This paper serves as an introduction to NetApp data protection service call "Cascading snapshots". Archiving is the preferred solution to address application system performance, such as e-mail, and requirements for compliance, legal discovery, and business governance. But archiving introduces new challenges for managing, storing, and accessing this new set of...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2008

    Oracle VM and NetApp Storage - Best Practices Guide

    NetApp's innovative technologies enable organizations to extract benefits out of their virtual infrastructures by seamlessly integrating advanced virtualized storage alongside the virtual servers. NetApp provides industry-leading solutions in the areas of data protection, thin storage provisioning, data deduplication, file-based backups, instantaneous Virtual Machine (VM) backup and restores, and instantaneous VM...

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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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  • 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 // 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...

    Provided By NetApp

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Trading.Point Unifies Compliance for Microsoft Exchange Server and SharePoint Server

    Trading.Point is a national, well-established consulting and software company headquartered in Bielefeld, Germany. The company develops individual, organizational, business, and logistical system solutions for companies in all industries based on leading standard software systems. Trading.Point wanted to meet compliance regulations with revision-proof e-mail archiving for Microsoft Exchange and Microsoft SharePoint...

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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 // Mar 2009

    Gateway Health Plan Attains Business Continuity With NetApp Professional Services

    Gateway Health Plan (Gateway) was established in 1992 as an alternative to Pennsylvania's Department of Public Welfare's Medical Assistance Program. Gateway Health Plan wanted to support fast-growing health plan business with uninterrupted membership services, even during a disaster. Gateway Health Plan deployed NetApp Professional Services (PS) helped build a storage...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    InTechnology Underpins Risk-Free Managed Services With Web of NetApp Storage

    InTechnology helps businesses manage their information assets securely and efficiently. By linking into its network, InTechnology customers such as law firm DLA Piper and global resourcing firm Kelly Services can tap into a range of data and voice services. InTechnology wanted a scalable, flexible, and reliable storage backbone to meet...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Hameln Group Achieves Data Security From Production to Archiving With NetApp Solution

    The hameln group is an owner-managed, independent business group based in Hameln, Germany. The hameln group wanted to comply with high data security requirements as part of the pharmaceutical industry's "Good Manufacturing Practice" at home and abroad. The hameln group used NetApp solutions for high availability, disaster recovery, and archiving...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Austrian National Library Improves Data Availability and Scalability With NetApp Storage

    The history of the Austrian National Library (www.onb.ac.at) dates back to the 14th century. Today, the library is an information and research center, an institution for knowledge presentation, and an educational and cultural center. Administration, performance, and scalability of existing direct-attached storage environment had become difficult to manage. Austrian National...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    SMS Demag AG Achieves 40% Savings in Operating Costs With NetApp Unified Storage

    SMS Demag AG is a leading international supplier of plants and equipment for the metallurgy industry. The company is located in D?sseldorf, Hilchenbach, and Hilden, Germany, and has a presence in Italy, Canada, the United States, China, India, and South Africa. SMS Demag AG wanted to lower operating costs, reduce...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Fujitsu Siemens Computers Achieves Unprecedented Economic Benefits With NetApp MetroCluster

    With a unique array of best-in-class computer technology and innovative IT infrastructure solutions, Fujitsu Siemens Computers is able to meet the specific IT needs of major corporations, medium-sized companies, and private clients. Fujitsu Siemens Computers wanted to completely revamp the SAP platform on FlexFrame for the mySAP Business Suite and...

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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

    Transplace Uses NetApp to Drive Agility, Speed in Its Development, Test, and SaaS Platforms

    Dallas-based Transplace knows what it takes to efficiently plan and transport goods across its customers' supply chains. As America's #1 nonasset-based third-party logistics 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...

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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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  • 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

    ASM Lowers Costs, Reduces Complexity, and Accelerates Restore and Recovery Times With Trace|3 and NetApp

    Advantage Sales & Marketing (ASM), based in Irvine, California, is one of the country's major links between those shelves and 1,200 manufacturers, suppliers, and producers of consumer goods. ASM wanted to streamline storage by consolidating multivendor, multiplatform storage; increase uptime and utilization; and decrease Total Cost of Ownership (TCO). ASM...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    CA Cheuvreux Speeds Backups and Reduces Costs With NetApp Virtual Tape Library

    CA Cheuvreux has built its reputation on delivering comprehensive research services to its clients. Data growth was outpacing the existing backup infrastructure. Costs were increasing for backup media and management and there were reliability issues with the legacy tape systems. CA Cheuvreux implemented a NetApp VTL700 solution that could scale...

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  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    NTT Europe Online Standardizes Its Storage Infrastructure With NetApp Solution

    New online businesses demand reliable, secure, and available infrastructures. With more than a decade of experience, NTT Europe Online (formerly Verio) is one of the leading providers of managed hosting services in Europe and was recently placed in the Gartner Magic Square because of its pan-European hosted Web services. NTT...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    UNC Hospitals Teams With Agfa to Improve Access to Patient Information With NetApp Storage

    University of North Carolina (UNC) Hospitals treats patients from all 100 North Carolina counties and from throughout the southeast. In addition to comprehensive medical, surgical, and psychiatric care, UNC Hospitals is a leader in health promotion and disease prevention. UNC wanted to economically support PACS data, address server proliferation issues,...

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  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Boston University's College of Engineering Achieves 90% Storage Consolidation

    Founded in 1839, Boston University is an internationally recognized institution of higher education and research. With more than 30,000 undergraduate, graduate, and professional students, BU is one of the largest independent universities in the United States. Boston University was experiencing inconsistency moving data back and forth between Linux and Windows...

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