NetApp IT Automation Use Case for Trident, OpenShift and Ansible

October 15, 2020 by No Comments

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Presented by David Fox, Sr. IT Systems Engineer

Like other organizations, NetApp IT is constantly looking for ways to improve operational efficiency and automate delivery. Using NetApp Trident, a fully automated persistent storage provisioner for Red Hat OpenShift, NetApp IT can quickly spin up compute resources for containerized applications while doing the same for storage. The team also uses Red Hat Ansible Automation to maintain the desired state configuration on thousands of servers to eliminate hours of manual effort. Attend this session to learn how IT leverages NetApp Trident, along with Red Hat Ansible and OpenShift technologies, to embrace automation and improve the efficiency of IT services.

Key Takeaways

  1. Discover how NetApp IT reduced the number of tickets, support touch time, and process complexity
  2. Learn how NetApp IT adopted dynamic provisioning solutions to support its in-house storage technologies, as well as a its CloudOne DevOps platform
  3. Tips to automate and reduce the time you spend on managing infrastructure

As a Senior IT Systems Engineer, Dave is responsible for managing the IT UNIX environment, including implementing IT automation using Ansible, maintaining the use of Docker in the production environment, and leveraging OpenStack.