Your Trusty Guide to All Things NetApp at AWS re:Invent 2014

They say what happens in Vegas, stays in Vegas, but we’re not keeping anything a secret next week as we head out to AWS re:Invent 2014. This event kicks off Tuesday, November 11 and continuing through Friday, November 14 at the Venetian Sands Convention Center. We have plenty of activities going on throughout the week. NetApp is a platinum sponsor at AWS and will be offering a complete family of solutions for both enterprise developers and enterprise IT people interested in AWS.




Visit Us at Booth #615

On October 28, we launched two new products and acquired a new product line for AWS. Stop by our booth to learn how to take advantage of the opportunities and benefits of NetApp’s entire portfolio of storage and data management solutions for AWS, including NetApp Cloud ONTAP, NetApp Private Storage for AWS, NetApp OnCommand Cloud Manager, and the newly acquired NetApp SteelStore. We invite you to try our solutions for free, share your perspectives on NetApp solutions through our Test Drive Contest & learn more about our growing partnership with AWS. Stop by booth #615 for demos & live drawings sponsored by NetApp & our partners:


Tuesday, November 11, 5:00PM - 7:00PM

  • Virdata: Bringing rock-solid performance and scalability of NPS for AWS to the forefront of IOT
  • Zadara Storage [Booth 735]: Instant, elastic, hourly NPS for AWS
  • Equinix [Booth 406]NetApp Private Storage for AWS in 7 low-latency Equinix Metro Areas worldwide

Live drawing at 6:00PM for a 7” Kindle Fire HDX, sponsored by Zadara Storage. To enter any of the live drawings drop your business card in the bowl and be entered to win.  


Wednesday, November 12, 10:30AM - 2:15PM

  • Blue River IT [Booth 220]: Managed services for data storage management, DR & backup
  • Trace 3: Innovative hybrid cloud solutions for secure data management with NPS for AWS 

Live drawing at 11:30AM for Beats headphones, sponsored by Trace3 


Wednesday, November 12,  2:15PM - 6:00PM

  • Groupware Technology: Consulting services for secure implementation of NPS for AWS
  • Cognizant: Cloud360 a hybrid cloud platform for cloud bursting, dev/test & disaster recovery

Live raffle drawings at 3:45PM for Mini Jambox by Jawbone, sponsored by Groupware Technology and 5:30PM for Beats headphones, sponsored by Cognizant


Thursday, November 13, 10:30AM - 2:15PM

  • Groupware Technology: Consulting services for secure implementation of NPS for AWS
  • Blue River IT: Managed services for data storage management, DR & backup
  • Equinix [Booth 406]NetApp Private Storage for AWS in 7 low-latency Equinix Metro Areas worldwide

Live raffle drawings at 11:30AM for a Mini Jambox by Jawbone, sponsored by Groupware Technology and 1:30PM for a GoPro camera, sponsored by Blue River IT


Thursday, November 13, 2:15PM - 6:00PM

  • Clearpath: vSphere integrated AWS hybrid cloud with NetApp
  • Day1 Solutions: NetApp + AWS hybrid solutions with end-to-end services that accelerate your business
  • Equinix [Booth 406]NetApp Private Storage for AWS in 7 low-latency Equinix Metro Areas worldwide

Live raffle drawings at 3:45PM and 5:30PM



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Test Drive Contest 

Try Cloud ONTAP, our new software-only solution for free & enter to win. 

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Meet the NetApp Team 

Our team is standing by to help with cloud, technology & business challenges.

Partners & Customers: request a 1:1 meetings with our executives and experts today!

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NetApp Reps: Schedule a meeting for a partner or customer with this sales kit.


Social Media at AWS re:Invent

No matter if you will be at AWS re:Invent or keeping tabs online or on your mobile phone, stay up-to-date by following @netapp and @NetAppPartners on Twitter. 


Tweet to Win with #NetAppAWS!

SHARE your thoughts and read what others are saying with our event hashtag #NetAppAWS for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift certificate. 3 certificates available. Winners are announced daily from Nov 11-14 with #NetAppAWS, You can also follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn


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Featured Breakout Session

ENT201 - New Generation Hybrid Architectures with Suncorp, NetApp, and AWS

Wednesday, November 12, 4:30PM - 5:15PM

Stuart Devenish, Cloud & Enterprise Architect with Suncorp
Phil Brotherton, VP, Cloud Solutions Group with NetApp


Suncorp is Australia’s largest insurance provider and leading regional bank, with 15,000 employees, $96 billion in assets, and 9 million customers across Australia and New Zealand. Last year, the company announced intentions to move its entire infrastructure to AWS. Attend this session & learn how Suncorp is using NetApp solutions to move to AWS more quickly and maintain complete control of their data. Session includes a discussion of the latest public and hybrid cloud developments available to customers. At the end of the session, Equinix, our premier data center provider for NetApp Private Storage for AWS will raffle off a GoPro camera:


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BAC302 - Using AWS to Create a Low Cost, Secure Backup Environment for Your On-premises Data

Wednesday, November 12, Time & Location TBD. 

Curd Zechmeister, Sr Manager, Solutions Architecture, Amazon Web Services

Jason Blevins, Director, Systems Engineering

Antoine Boury, Head of Information Technology and Services 


Speaking session: NetApp solutions on the AWS Marketplace

Thurs. Nov 13 at 1:30 PM

AWS Marketplace booth #228

Spencer Sells, Senior Director of Product Management


Learn about Cloud ONTAP & OnCommand Cloud Manager, our new software solutions available by the hour on AWS marketplace. Spencer will also discuss NetApp SteelStore our brand new product line for AWS



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Be sure to stop by Booth #615 while you are at the show!. Also check out more from AWS re:Invent from Stacey Pang in her blogpost.