I was browsing around the web the other day, and stumbled upon a blog entry from Jesse Ruderman. In this blog entry, he describes one of the reasons he likes the hosting provider DreamHost so much. You know what that is? Snapshots. Sweet! DreamHost uses NetApp! He mentions in there that he can access hourly, … Read more Web Hosting and NetApp
Data ONTAP® DSM 3.1 for Windows® MPIO has been posted to the NetApp NOW website. Last week, we finalized the product and it is now available for download. This release includes the following new features: New load balance policies that offer multiple active paths to a LUN (also known as active/active policies). The new policies … Read more Data ONTAP DSM 3.1 posted to NOW
Well, after a couple months of not blogging anything, I figured it’s about time to make another attempt. 🙂 I’ve been extremely busy at work lately working on our next multipathing product for Windows. But, in my copious free time, I joined the NetApp RTP softball team. On Monday, we had our first game. We … Read more NetApp RTP Softball
Last week was an incredible week for me at NetApp. My team just shipped two more products for the Windows® platform. The first being the updated FCP Windows Attach Kit that was renamed to the FCP Windows Host Utilities 3.0 for Native OS. New for this release is support for the Itanium (IA64) platform, a … Read more Shipped!
I’ve been so busy lately that I haven’t had much of a chance to blog. October 3rd marked my one year anniversary with Network Appliance. My experience can pretty much be summed up the same way I did for my three month and six month – awesome! Without sounding like I’m trying to impress anyone, I … Read more One Year Anniversary
Our quarterly earnings report was released yesterday, and it looks like we achieved 39% year-over-year growth: Sunnyvale, Calif. – August 16, 2006 – Network Appliance, Inc. (NASDAQ: NTAP), the leader in advanced networked storage solutions, today reported results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2007. Revenues for the first fiscal quarter were $621.3 million, … Read more NetApp up 39% for 1Q07
Today, Network Appliance announced that an agreement to sell its NetCache business to Blue Coat Systems has been made. Here’s an exerpt from the press release: “NetCache and the content delivery business have been a unique and effective sales, marketing, and technology asset to help us grow to a $2 billion dollar company, and we … Read more NetCache business to be sold
Last week, Rebecca’s parents flew in for a visit. On the evening of June 7, we were sitting in the living room and the question came about…what does NetApp do? Everytime I am asked this question, I find it incredibly difficult to explain. Even if the person is computer savvy, it’s a challenge. I always … Read more Enterprise what?
Today, we celebrated the 14th birthday of Network Appliance. The celebration at Research Triangle Park took place around 1:00pm EST today, shortly after the quarterly all-hands meeting with Dan Warmenhoven. Happy Birthday NetApp! [tags]netapp, birthday, 14, network appliance, rtp[/tags]
On April 13, I officially closed up my first development cycle at NetApp with the release of our FCP Windows Attach Kit 3.0. April 13 is the date it was posted to NOW (NetApp On the Web) – meaning it is now available. What is the Attach Kit? The FCP Windows® Attach Kit 3.0 contains … Read more FCP Windows Attach Kit 3.0 on NOW