Your Trusty Guide to All Things NetApp at AWS Summit San Francisco 2015

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We’ve been around the world attending AWS Global Summit events series, and now our team is headed to Mascone North in San Francisco April 8th & 9th. As always, we have a ton of activities, demos, tests drives, contests, and meeting sessions planned, so come find us at the show and learn all about our recently announced solutions with AWS. 


Join us for the Enterprise pre-day session & reception on April 8th, then come see us at the Partner & Solutions Expo @ booth #721 on April 9th. We also have a breakout session planned for the 9th where you can learn how to transform your enterprise For our full agenda planned for San Francisco, visit our event site here:



Meet the Experts in San Francisco


In today’s busy market, personal communication can sometimes feel like a lost art, yet it’s one of the most integral elements of a partnership. Come meet the NetApp team in San Francisco to discuss the topics that are relevant to you. Our scheduled face-to-face meetings with executives and engineers guarantee your voice will be heard and you will get answers.Bringing thought leadership and expertise to the table – we’ll make your technology vision a reality. Afterwards, join us for a VIP reception with drinks & appetizers. 


Spots are filling up fast, so schedule your meeting now:



Speaking Sessions


Topic: Use Hybrid Cloud to Streamline SAP with NetApp, AWS, and SAP LVM

Date: Thursday, April 9th 2:00-3:00pm

Speakers: Bernd Herth (NetApp), Bruce Burns (NetApp), and Hubert Becker (SAP)

Learn more here:


Topic: How NetApp IT Aims to Save More than $1million a Year with Hybrid Cloud

Date: Thursday, April 9th 12:15-12:30pm

Speakers: Sanjay Nighojkas (NetApp) & Chad Lew (NetApp)

Learn more here:



Contests & Giveaways


  • Tweet with #NetAppAWS & win! Best tweet of each day April 8 & 9 wins a $100 Amazon gift card. Winners will be contaced via social media. 
  • Passport Contest - Visit one of the specified destinitions to get a sticker on your passport. After getting 4 stickers, turn in your passport for a t-shirt and your chance to win a Kano! 

Here's how the Passport Contest works:

  1. Download your passport here:
  2. Attend our speaking session - "Transform Your Enterprise w/Hybrid Cloud from NetApp & AWS
  3. Visit a NetApp partner demo station - 6 to choose from, they're labeled. 
  4. Visit NetApp demo stations
  5. Talk with us on social media - Tweet with #NetAppAWS & you could win!


Have You Heard About Our Cloud POC Labs?


Our Cloud POC Lab is a great training and demo tool designed to bring the power of NetApp Clustered Data ONTAP storage to the public cloud. We’ll be showcasing these labs as well as our various solutions with AWS including: NetApp Private Storage for AWS, NetApp Cloud ONTAP for AWS, NetApp Steelstore, and NetApp StorGRID Webscale solutions.


Register free now for our Cloud POC and provision cloud tenancies in just a matter of minutes:



Visit NetApp Partners Attending SF Summit!


  • Equinix: NetApp Private Storage (NPS) for AWS available on Equinix Cloud Exchange (booth #810)
  • ScienceLogic: AWS, NPS for AWS, & hybrid cloud operational visibility
  • BlueRiver IT: Managed services for data storage management, DR, and backup
  • Datalink: Datalink & NPS for AWS - Secure & fast hybrid cloud today
  • Groupware: Safer, faster deployments on AWS with NetApp (booth #547)


Engage with Us!


Stop by and visit NetApp partners in attendance: BlueRiver IT, Datalink, Equinix (booth #810), and Groupware. Whether you’re in San Francisco, or keeping tabs online with your mobile phone, stay up-to-date by following "@netapp" and @NetAppPartners on Twitter. SHARE your thoughts, engage with us, and read what others are saying with our event hashtag #NetAppAWS.