NetApp Thin Provisioning Deployment and Implementation Guide
This technical report is an introduction to the architecture and key customer benefits of the NetApp® clustered Data ONTAP® 8.3.x and 8.2.x operating system.
For mission-critical applications, it is very important that backups are performed after verifying application consistency. The application consistency feature confirms the data integrity and usability of the backup image. NetApp® Snap Creator™ Framework contains a plug-in for IBM Domino that ...
This document provides a method to automate application-consistent replication of a SAP® system on a Sybase database in a way that saves both time and storage space using NetApp® Snap Creator™.
This document provides an overview of Parallel Network File System (pNFS) as well as configuration examples for NetApp® Data ONTAP® operating in clustered Data ONTAP. The document also provides step-by-step product-specific instructions by adhering to product-specific best practices, use cases ...
This technical report (TR) introduces the reporting features that are available with NetApp® OnCommand® Unified Manager for the NetApp clustered Data ONTAP® operating system. This TR describes in detail how to implement the reporting functionality within OnCommand 6.2 and 6.3. It also describes ...
This document explains how to configure NetApp® storage systems with the NetApp Data ONTAP® operating system for use with UNIX-based Kerberos version 5 (krb5) clients for NFS storage authentication and Microsoft Windows Server Active Directory (AD) as the key distribution center (KDC) and ...
This document introduces NetApp® FAS NFS Connector for Apache Hadoop, a product that allows open-source analytics frameworks such as Hadoop to run on NFS storage natively. The topics that we cover include configuration, underlying architecture, primary use cases, integration with Hadoop, and the ...
The NetApp® FAS product family has been certified for use with SAP HANA in tailored data center integration (TDI) projects. This document describes best practices for a Fibre Channel (FC) storage setup using the NetApp ONTAP® software with the FAS product family.
This document provides a set of practical recommendations and best practices to enhance the security of a clustered Data ONTAP system. It focuses on securing the system itself by focusing on administrative interfaces and services, and is intended to reinforce the integrity and availability of a ...
Use this best practices guide to configure backup applications for use with AltaVault (formerly SteelStore) cloud-integrated storage appliances. Provides details on suggested configuration details and settings for use with all of the supported backup applications.
This best practices guide will help you understand how AltaVault (formerly SteelStore) appliances can be used to better protect and recover from varying levels of outage, including partial and full disasters. The guide will cover varying levels of outage, and various recovery scenarios using ...
This technical report describes the optimization of SAP lifecycle management with NetApp® storage technology and software integration products.
The NetApp® all flash FAS system product family has been certified for use with SAP® HANA in tailored data center integration (TDI) projects. This document describes best practices for a NAS (NFS) storage setup using NetApp clustered Data ONTAP® with the All Flash FAS system product family.
In this reference architecture, NetApp tested VMware Horizon 6, version 6.1.1, user and administrative workloads to demonstrate how the NetApp® AFF solution eliminates the most common barriers to virtual desktop adoption.
Virtualizing an environment provides increased levels of data availability, but meeting aggressive recovery point objectives (RPOs) and recovery time objectives (RTOs) becomes increasingly difficult. Veeam and NetApp help you modernize your data protection strategy with a solution that is ...
The introduction of new features to enhance the Ethernet protocol will improve the performance characteristics of storage applications. Although commonly associated with an emerging standard, Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), these new enhancements will contribute to improved performance of ...
Consolidating all of your data networks onto a single Ethernet fabric is a great way to reduce cost and improve efficiency. Consolidation creates business and technical benefits, such as cost reductions associated with equipment purchases as well as reduced operational expenses associated with ...
pNFS offers an industry-standard framework for shared, high-performance parallel I/O suitable for use with data-intensive scientific, engineering, and other applications running on large compute clusters. pNFS overcomes the single-file server design of standard NFS by utilizing a metadata server ...