Searching For a Modern SAN Solution? Think NetApp Flash!

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what makes NetApp SAN unique? It’s about modernization. For starters, let’s look at some of the “table stakes” for all-flash arrays: Outstanding performance ranging from hundreds of thousands to millions of IOPS at <1µs of latency and multiple GBps of system throughput, which means users spend less time on performance management Multiple data efficiency technologies […]

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Real World Experiences of Hybrid IT

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A large part of this time has been spent working on Converged Infrastructure systems such as FlexPod. As the industry has changed and evolved, I have moved into additional skillsets, focusing on automation and infrastructure as code, more recently working in cloud native technologies and DevOps/CICD. What is Hybrid IT? The term hybrid IT isn’t […]

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Speed is the New Scale – NetApp AFF Outperforms Competition, Again!

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In the newly published SPEC SFS2014 SWBUILD benchmark testing, AFF A800, the industry’s first all-NVMe flash storage system inside and out, delivered mind-blowing performance landing the #1 spot on the chart! It produced 4200 SPEC SFS2014 SWBUILD (software) BUILDS with an Overall Response Time (ORT) of 780µs. This is nearly 3 times the performance of […]

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Top Solution to Real-World Deployment Challenges in iSCSI

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This best practice report was made to share my generation involvement in architecting, executing, and overseeing numerous ONTAP 7-Mode HA sets and more than 30 ONTAP SAN groups. This information depends on certifiable encounters of iSCSI arrangements that I’ve experienced throughout the years. This record was utilized as reference material amid the iSCSI Best Practices […]

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Is the data center dead? No, it’s simply develop!

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A Gartner Research report as of late grabbed my eye called “The Data Center is Dead, and Digital Infrastructures Emerge.” In the report, Gartner examiner David Cappuccio features techniques like organizing outstanding task at hand situation, fabricating a biological system of visionary accomplices, putting resources into ability and preparing, and utilizing circulated advanced foundation. These […]

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