NetApp Customers in the News

Today we launch our inaugural NetApp Customers In the News piece. This monthly feature will highlight key mentions from publications across the globe illustrating the innovations our customers are achieving with NetApp. Let us know what you find most interesting by commenting below.


Turner Sports, NASCAR, Sky News make shortlist of finalists for IBC Innovation Award BroadcastEngineering

The IBC Innovation Awards recognize the practical application of leading-edge technology in content creation, content management, and content delivery. This year's winners, including NetApp customer Turner Sports, were honored on Sunday, Sept. 9, at the RAI in Amsterdam.


NetApp Updates Object Storage Software Silicon Angle

Iron Mountain GM Ken Rubin on NetApp's release of StorageGRID software, "...Our service for healthcare customers, powered by StorageGRID coupled with NetApp's E-Series platform, enables us to deliver cost-effective, long-term storage without compromising security or access."


NetApp StorageGRID now on cloud nine: Would you put 100PBs in it? The Register

Analysis: NetApp continues its slow development of its object storage capability by adding a cloud interface (CDMI) to it. [Iron Mountain]


Over 200 organizations in Switzerland opt for highly scalable servers with Cisco UCS (Russia) ProDigital

[Roughly translated] Patrick Sontheim, head of the infrastructure division at Ifolor AG, praises the decision [to deploy FlexPod]: "With maximum operational ease, the FlexPod architecture provides the highest performance and scalability. It allows you to quickly process and store images…”


Natanya Academic College Believes in the Cloud (Israel) Calcalist

[Roughly translated] Natanya Academic College has invested a million shekels in an advanced computing infrastructure project for a new website it launched recently that included VMware vSphere and NetApp FAS6240s. The project was carried out by WE! Hilan Tech.


Business Applications Run Up to 90% Faster with New Server Cache Solutions from NetApp and Its PartnersITWeb (South Africa), (Russia), El Economista (Spain); ZDNet,,,,,,, (China)

Multiple media outlets picked up NetApp’s press release announcing the extension of its Virtual Storage Tiering (VST) strategy with the introduction of NetApp Flash Accel.  David Giambruno, senior vice-president and chief information officer for NetApp customer Revlon, was quoted in the release.


New NetApp Flash Accel Server Caching Solution Is Tested by Revlon (Germany)

[Roughly translated] This post addresses NetApp’s announcement of Flash Accel and references Revlon’s test of and satisfaction with the product.


Taldor Communications Glasshouse has finished implementing a NetApp storage system for Assuta Medical CentersPeople and Computers and MedaTech (Israel)

[Roughly translated] The storage solution for Assuta Medical is a NetApp FAS6210A system that will be used to support all the computer systems of medicine, particularly the PACS system…It also includes full disaster recovery for 280TBs today, with an expansion capability of up to 3600TBs (or nearly 4PBs).


NetApp Upgraded StorageGRID (China),

[Roughly translated] The articles examine the recent release of NetApp StorageGRID 9.0 and makes reference to NetApp customer Iron Mountain. adopts NetApp storage for 700 million PV web service infrastructure (Japan)Builder

[Roughly translated] announced they have a adopted a new storage infrastructure built on a NetApp FAS system to support its multiple user-oriented web services. As of June 2012, the number of users per month for the site is 80.74 million people with 1.56 million total page views.