Behind the Scenes Episode 296: SAN Automation with NetApp and Broadcom

Welcome to the Episode 296, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.”

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This week, AJ Casamento (https://www.linkedin.com/in/aj-casamento-a44570) from Broadcom joins us to discuss NetApp SAN automation with Mike Peppers (@NTAPFLIGuy) and Madhu Pai of NetApp.

For more information:

Podcast Transcriptions

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Behind the Scenes Episode 294 – Maintaining Business Operations through Disaster in ONTAP 9.9.1

Welcome to the Episode 294, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.”

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This week, we discuss how SnapMirror Business Continuity (SMBC) and MetroCluster over IP in ONTAP 9.9.1 helps maintain business operations through disasters, as well as when you’d want to use one over the other.

Joining us:

  • Manish Thakur, NetApp Product Manager, MetroCluster and SnapMirror Business Continuity (manish@netapp.com)
  • Cheryl George, NetApp Technical Marketing Engineer, MetroCluster and SnapMirror Business Continuity (cheryl.george@netapp.com)

For more information on MetroCluster over IP and SnapMirror Business Continuity:

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Behind the Scenes Episode 293 – NVMe: Disruptive Technology Brought to You Non-Disruptively by Brocade and NetApp

Welcome to the Episode 293, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.”

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This week, we discuss NVMe over Fibre Channel (NVMeFC) with experts from NetApp and Brocade, and how the protocol stacks up to the SCSI SAN protocols.

Joining us:

For more information on Brocade, NVMe and NetApp:

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Episode 293: NVMe – Disruptive Technology Brought to You Non-Disruptively by Brocade and NetApp – Transcript

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What’s New for ONTAP 9.8?

ONTAP 9.8 is currently available as a release candidate here:

https://mysupport.netapp.com/site/products/all/details/ontap9/downloads-tab

We’re pretty close to seeing it available for general availability, so in preparation for that, here are some resources available for you to figure out exactly what is in the latest release.

Insight Presentation: Do More with Less in the Latest Release of NetApp ONTAP

This is the full video presentation of the ONTAP 9.8 session from NetApp Insight.

https://tv.netapp.com/detail/video/6211778986001

TR-4872: NetApp ONTAP 9.8 Feature Overview

This new TR is basically the release notes on steroids; we cover the new features and give some explanations and primers to them. We’re using the new GitHub based documentation method for this:

https://docs.netapp.com/us-en/ontap-whatsnew/ontap98fo_netapp_ontap.html

Podcasts

We also did a few podcasts on the new ONTAP 9.8 features.

Check them out here:

Behind the Scenes – Episode 271: NetApp Active IQ Unified Manager 9.8 Updates

Behind the Scenes – Episode 270: NetApp ONTAP File Systems Analytics

Behind the Scenes – Episode 268: NetApp FabricPool and S3 in ONTAP 9.8

Behind the Scenes – Episode 267: SnapMirror Business Continuity (SM-BC) for ONTAP 9.8

Behind the Scenes – Episode 266: NetApp ONTAP System Manager 9.8

Behind the Scenes – Episode 265: NetApp SnapMirror Cloud featuring ProLion

Behind the Scenes – Episode 264: NetApp ONTAP SnapDiff

Behind the Scenes – Episode 263: Virtualization in ONTAP – Fall 2020 Update

Feel free to leave comments and feedback below!

Behind the Scenes – Episode 267: SnapMirror Business Continuity (SM-BC) for ONTAP 9.8

Welcome to the Episode 267, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.”

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This week, NetApp SnapMirror TME Cheryl George (cheryl.george@netapp.com)joins us to discuss the new SnapMirror Business Continuity (SM-BC) feature available in ONTAP 9.8.

Check out this Insight Session for more SM-BC info:

(Search in the content library at insightdigital.netapp.com)

Podcast Transcriptions

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Behind the Scenes: Episode 221 – NetApp All SAN Array (ASA)

Welcome to the Episode 221, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.”

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This week on the podcast, @ntapFLIGuy Mike Peppers joins us to discuss the latest SAN offering in ONTAP 9.7 – the All SAN Array (ASA)!

We also go deep into how storage failovers work in ONTAP and why the ASA makes sense for tier 1 SAN applications.

Podcast Transcriptions

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Episode 221: NetApp All SAN Array (ASA)

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Behind the Scenes: Episode 178 – SAN Overview and SAN Health

Welcome to the Episode 178, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.”

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This week on the podcast, we cover SAN – what it is and when to use it, as well as the new free tool, SAN Health from Brocade with SAN/Perf/NVMe TME Michael Peppers, SAN Technical Architect Steve Botkin and Naem Saafein from Broadcom!

Want to see if your SAN can perform even better? Register for free SAN Health Check. Also make sure you check out the following Technical Reports to learn more about NetApp ONTAP SAN:

Finding the Podcast

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Behind the Scenes: Episode 147 – SPC-1v3 Results – NetApp AFF A800

Welcome to the Episode 147, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.”

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This week on the podcast, we find out how the new NetApp A800 system fared in the rigorous SPC-1 v3 storage benchmarks. Can the NVMe attached SSDs truly help reduce latency while maintaining high number of IOPs? Performance TME Dan Isaacs (@danisaacs) and the workload engineering team of Scott Lane, Jim Laing and Joe Scott join us to discuss! 

Check out the published results here: 

http://spcresults.org/benchmarks/results/spc1-spc1e#A32007

And the official NetApp blog:

https://blog.netapp.com/nvme-benchmark-spc-1-testing-validates-breakthrough-performance-aff/

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Behind the Scenes: Episode 133 – NetApp E5700 and EF570

Welcome to the Episode 133, part of the continuing series called “Behind the Scenes of the NetApp Tech ONTAP Podcast.”

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This week on the podcast, we talk about the E-Series EF570 and where E-Series fits in the NetApp portfolio with Technical Marketing Engineer Todd Edwards (todd.edwards@netapp.com) and Product Manager Akash Gupta (akashg@netapp.com).

You can learn more about the EF570 at https://blog.netapp.com/ef570-and-e5700-with-nvme-of/.

Finding the Podcast

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This week’s episode is here:

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