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Downsizing Data Centers As Part of a Cloud-First Strategy

We took a hard look at our data centers and established a strategic roadmap to downsize them where possible. The goal was to lower costs, enhance services, and become more dynamic. Within a span of four years, our data center consolidation team...

New Technical Report on StorageGRID Load Balancer Options

This new technical report will help you determine if a load balancer is required for use with StorageGRID based on application requirements like endpoints, workloads, and multi-site deployments. To read the blog and download the report, visit the...

Using AltaVault and StorageGRID to Replace Tape Backups

One of the business challenges NetApp IT faces is archiving our legal, finance, and Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) compliant data. Backing up this data is important for legal, HR, and tax reasons. In some cases, the data must be secured for seven years for...

Three Steps to Defining a Cloud-First Strategy

Inside NetApp IT we previously looked at the cloud as a static end state where apps were placed in the cloud on an individual basis. We then realized that we could leverage the cloud in a far more dynamic way. A dynamic strategy enables us to move...

The Role of QoS in Delivering Storage as a Service (Part 2)

NetApp IT is on a journey to offer its customers storage as a service. In part one of this blog, Eduardo Rivera discussed how the team embraced IO Density to help better profile and deploy applications across our storage infrastructure. We developed...