Norsk Hydro Improves IT Service Levels and Lowers Costs With NetApp Storage Solution
Norsk Hydro, Norway's largest company, is one of the world's leading energy and materials providers. Hydro IS Partner, an individual business fully owned by Norsk Hydro, provides information services and IT management that support over 50,000 employees in 60 countries worldwide. Norsk Hydro's existing mesh of storage networks and direct-attached storage islands used various local backup procedures and were difficult to manage. Norsk Hydro consolidated on NetApp unified primary storage and NearStore systems and replicate data to NearStore systems using NetApp SnapMirror and SnapVault software.