This technical report defines DataMotion for Volumes and describes how DataMotion for Volumes works to nondisruptively move data across the physical storage resources within a cluster.
This Technical Report provides details about scalable SAN in clustered Data ONTAP, updated for the 8.3.1 release. It covers path management best practices for both Fibre Channel and iSCSI protocols; MPIO, ALUA, DataMotion for LUNs (lun move and lun copy), and other SAN-related Data ONTAP features.
This document provides technical information about NetApp® MetroCluster™ software in the NetApp Data ONTAP® 8.3.2 operating system.
Best practice recommendations for using NetApp scale-out architecture with clustered Data ONTAP 8.3 for improving performance and efficiency of the characterization process with SiliconSmart.
TR-4403 provides a performance and server consolidation summary for NetApp® and partner systems engineers who are interested in assessing Microsoft SQL Server database performance and return on investment (ROI) with a NetApp AFF8080 EX storage system.
TR-4380 provides guidance in planning for and migrating SAN (block) data using a five-phase data migration process designed to handle the most complex migration scenarios while heeding specific customer needs and specific environments.
This document prescribes best practices for deploying VMware vSphere 6.0 on NetApp® clustered Data ONTAP® 8.3 storage by using VMware vSphere Virtual Volumes.
This report focuses on the benefits of using FAS8080EX and SSD, which can provide a higher service-level offering (SLO) to certain projects that are very critical and time sensitive and require much lower latency and predictable performance during the lifetime of the project.
VMware Horizon Desktop as a Service (DaaS) is a virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) solution that provides desktops either inside of an enterprise or through a cloud service provider. In conjunction with NetApp® storage and management products, this solution can simplify management and ...
Find out how NetApp solutions address the unique needs of software development environments by cutting cycle times.
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® performance, data protection, and availability while helping intellectual property...
The innovative building design of NetApp’s Global Dynamic Laboratory (GDL) data center helped significantly reduce both construction and operating costs. This white paper describes the GDL design and implementation.
This solution uses NetApp E-Series storage systems as the building block for Lustre deployments that provide the performance, scalability, and reliability to meet your current and future bandwidth.
State and local agencies and educational institutions can deploy a cloud infrastructure that increases operational efficiency and flexibility while cutting costs.
This white paper describes disaster recovery solution configuration for highly available virtual machines hosted on Microsoft Hyper-V on Windows Server 2012 R2 using NetApp® Private Storage for Microsoft Azure, Azure Site Recovery, and System Center. It is intended to be a solution-planning ...
This white paper discusses a flexible, validated, enterprise-class Hadoop architecture that is based on NetApp® storage in a managed or external direct-attached storage (DAS) configuration with any compatible distribution of Hadoop. The paper provides guidelines and best practices for building ...
Achieving Business Benefits In The Hybrid Cloud Requires The Ability To Weave a Unifying Data Fabric Across Disparate Environments
In this IDC Technology Spotlight, analyst firm IDC discusses how object storage architectures solve the need for decentralized scale-out architectures. Additionally, IDC is taking a deeper look at StorageGRID Webscale and how it meets customer requirements in this space.
The NetApp® eight-point strategy for reducing storage power consumption helps you make use of today’s technology to halt your growing power consumption at its source. By using your storage more efficiently, you can subtract machines and disks from the power equation, enabling you to reduce ...
In this paper, we’ll reveal 10 techniques our team of experts used to design a data center that already exceeds EPA power efficiency recommendations for 2011. You can use these same techniques today to start reaping the benefits of a power-efficient data center.