ONTAP 9.2 is Generally Available! (GA)

ONTAP 9 is on a new cadence model, which brings a new release every 6 months. In May, we saw ONTAP 9.2RC1 release. Today, ONTAP 9.2GA is available here! http://mysupport.netapp.com/NOW/download/software/ontap/9.2 Feature highlights I cover the new stuff in a bit more depth in the ONTAP 9.2RC1 blog post, but here's a short list of the … Continue reading ONTAP 9.2 is Generally Available! (GA)

Behind the Scenes: Episode 94 – #FlexPodSF

Welcome to the Episode 94, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” FlexPod SF was just officially announced at Cisco Live in Las Vegas this week! For videos of the event, check them out here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBnrAGltewPUASzbTEyL-jGIDYIlUHHYb This week on the podcast, we discuss the latest NetApp converged offering, … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 94 – #FlexPodSF

Behind the Scenes: Episode 93 – Women in Technology

Welcome to the Episode 93, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” This week on the podcast, we chat with a few of NetApp’s Women in Tech about the Women in Tech program (@NetApp_WIT). In October, 2009, NetApp launched the Women in Technology group. Their mission is to … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 93 – Women in Technology

Behind the Scenes: Episode 92 – FabricPool Deep Dive

Welcome to the Episode 92, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” In Epsiode 63, we spoke with FabricPool PM Arun Raman about what FabricPool was. This week, we invited the FabricPool lifeguard - John Lantz - to give us a deeper look at the cloud-enabling technology. We … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 92 – FabricPool Deep Dive

Behind the Scenes: Episode 91 – Learning to Code, with Ashley McNamara

Welcome to the Episode 91, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” This week on the podcast, we chat with developer advocate, Ashley McNamara (@ashleymcnamara) of Pivotal to talk about how storage administrators (and pretty much anyone) should be learning to code. Ashley also gives us places to … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 91 – Learning to Code, with Ashley McNamara

Behind the Scenes: Episode 90 – ONTAP Performance Enhancements, including QoS Minimums

Welcome to the Episode 90, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” This week on the podcast, we invited SAN and Performance TME Mike Peppers (@NTAPFLIGuy) to discuss the new performance enhancements in ONTAP 9.2! Join us as we talk about QoS minimums, balanced LUN placement and more! … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 90 – ONTAP Performance Enhancements, including QoS Minimums

Behind the Scenes: Episode 89 – NetApp HCI: Enterprise-Scale

Welcome to the Episode 89, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.” NetApp has a hyperconverged infrastructure platform! This week on the podcast, we invite Derek Leslie (@derekjleslie) and Gabriel Chapman (@Bacon_Is_King) for the big reveal of NetApp’s hyperconverged infrastructure solution! Come find out what hyperconverged means for … Continue reading Behind the Scenes: Episode 89 – NetApp HCI: Enterprise-Scale