Managing Unstructured Data with StorageGRID

October 23, 2020 by No Comments

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Presented by Ken Lee, Sr. Storage Engineer

Like other organizations, NetApp IT must support the growing appetite for non-traditional workloads from cloud-based applications with access to data inside data centers, remote offices, and the public cloud. It is a growing demand for unstructured data that sprawls, is seldom updated, and meant to be accessed by multiple application services across geographical boundaries. This is the NetApp IT story of our journey with NetApp StorageGRID.

Key Takeaways

  1. Discover the evolution of StorageGRID usage by NetApp IT, starting with tape replacement to a global hybrid cloud solution
  2. Learn about the hardware and load balancer considerations that lead to the grid created by NetApp IT
  3. Get a quick view into the solution to connect AWS S3 data back to StorageGRID using NetApp Cloud Sync

Ken Lee, Senior IT Storage Engineer at NetApp, plans, engineers, builds and runs NetApp products and services in support of the corporation’s enterprise applications.