Real-World Test Results Show Why FlexPod Datacenter Powered by Intel® Xeon® Processors With Microsoft Private Cloud and SQL Server 2014 Is a Premier Integrated Platform for Mission-Critical Performance and Scalability Whitepaper
Given the high demands of online gaming and the need for extremely fast speeds for mission-critical gaming applications and databases, Cisco and NetApp contracted with Scalability Experts to put their FlexPod® Datacenter powered by Intel® Xeon® processors with Microsoft Private Cloud to the test with real-world workloads from gaming company Iforium. The purpose of the
Brief: Integrating Flash Storage With Enterprise Applications
Enterprise applications are the lifeblood of IT. We rely on them for everything from optimizing manufacturing to tracking customer satisfaction. This paper examines the criteria for selecting flash storage in support of enterprise applications and makes recommendations based on the strengths of each flash system. Explore how to align enterprise application performance, management, and growth
Infographic: Benefits of Flash for Virtualized Environments
Did you know that over 77% of all enterprises have adopted a “virtual first” strategy for new server deployment? Virtual infrastructure has become the mainstream deployment model in enterprise IT today. Check out the current virtualization market statistics and find out why flash is essential for virtual computing.
IDC White Paper: Optimize Application Life Cycle With a Hybrid Cloud Strategy
Agility has become a mandatory way of life for businesses wanting to maintain or increase their competitive differentiation – and successfully execute on a go-to-market strategy. By implementing an application-lifecycle-centric infrastructure from suppliers like NetApp, line of business owners can successfully execute this strategy. They can better position their organization to maintain or increase its
IDC Whitepaper: NetApp All Flash FAS: Performance of Flash With Feature-Rich Enterprise Storage Functionality
ESG published white paper focusing on NetApp Flash Strategy and Offerings—a Breadth of Choice. “NetApp supports hybrid infrastructures—including cloud as needed—in both principle and in fact. Within that infrastructure, it offers a portfolio of differentiated solutions—multiple all-flash arrays, and multiple hybrid flash arrays—that enable NetApp’s customers to integrate flash into their enterprises in whatever way
Evaluator Group: Investing Strategically in All Flash Arrays
For customers looking to implement flash for primary data center storage, NetApp’s All Flash FAS systems offer some significant advantages over competitive offerings. Customer can deploy All Flash FAS arrays for specific applications now and later extend them to private and hybrid cloud-based applications as enterprise IT’s longer term strategy dictates. Read this technology insight
ESG: Wide-Ranging Business Objectives Demand a Wide Range of Flash Solutions
Applying flash storage in the data center promises so much: ultrafast performance, improved reliability, cost efficiency, and world-class data management. With our expertise and innovation we can help you deploy flash to unleash the performance of your applications. This white paper explores multiple paths to flash storage and why it’s your single best strategy for
Buyer’s Guide: How to Compare All-Flash Arrays
Title: How to Compare All-Flash Arrays Subtitle: Evaluate your options based on application requirements Abstract: The technical and financial advantages of solid state drives are driving a rapid transition from hard disk-drive (HDD) and hybrid-flash array (HFA) storage systems to all-flash arrays (AFAs). The white paper identifies some of the key considerations for evaluating all-flash
Justifying Investment in All-Flash Arrays
This independent study from IDC looks at the economic benefits of flash deployments from a business perspective. It provides essential guidance for IT decision makers and also highlights scenarios where flash may not be the best choice.
Why It’s Time to Consolidate Your Primary Workloads on All-Flash Storage
All-flash storage is increasingly being used to consolidate multiple workloads onto a single platform to reduce complexity, enhance agility and lower costs. Learn how these three factors are shaping the use of all-flash storage and find out the evaluation criteria when considering all-flash storage solutions.