June 2016 – ONTAP 9 Month on the Tech ONTAP Podcast!

A couple weeks ago, I hinted at some news that was coming to the Tech ONTAP Podcast in June. Now, that news is finally here - ONTAP 9 has been announced! We kicked off the month with an interview with Lee Caswell, the VP of Product and Solutions Marketing at NetApp to talk about why NetApp … Continue reading June 2016 – ONTAP 9 Month on the Tech ONTAP Podcast!

Behind the Scenes: Episode 40 – Masters of Puppet!

Welcome to the Episode 40 version of the new series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” This week, I was on vacation, so Glenn and Sully took the reins and invited their FlexPod buddies Dave Cain (@thedavecain) and Amit Borulkar (@amit_borulkar) in and talked about Puppet automation. I don't have any inside … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 40 – Masters of Puppet!

Behind the Scenes: Episode 38 – OpenStack Summit Post-cap

Welcome to the Episode 38 version of the new series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” This week, we welcome Andrew back from OpenStack Summit and his vacation, as well as chatting about the new NetApp Docker Volume plugin that was recently released. No guests this week. Stay tuned for some … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 38 – OpenStack Summit Post-cap

May 2016 update to TR-4073 (the NetApp NFS Kerberos/LDAP manifesto)

It’s time for new technical report updates! Since clustered Data ONTAP 8.3.2 is now available, we are publishing our 8.3.2 updates to our docs. I finally got the updates added to TR-4073: Secure Unified Authentication. What is Secure Unified Authentication? Secure Unified Authentication is a solution-based methodology to provide secure (via Kerberos) unified (via central LDAP servers for … Continue reading May 2016 update to TR-4073 (the NetApp NFS Kerberos/LDAP manifesto)

Behind the Scenes: Episode 37 – DevOps on Windows

Welcome to the Episode 37 version of the new series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” DevOps has been a hot topic in IT, but usually when people talk about it, non-Windows applications, operating systems and orchestration suites are involved. This week, we bring a couple of Windows guys in to … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 37 – DevOps on Windows