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This issue of Tech OnTap focuses on three NetApp® technologies that can simplify management and improve performance for your VMware® on NetApp environment. To check out these technologies and more in person, visit NetApp at VMworld 2010.
Intelligent Caching and NetApp Flash Cache
Mark Woods, Product Marketing Manager
Amit Shah, Senior Product Manager
Paul Updike, Technical Marketing Engineer

Smart use of caching accelerates storage performance while reducing expense. Flash Cache cuts storage costs by 50% or more while reducing footprint and power consumption by around 60%.

Find out how it works and what environments benefit most.

Tips from the TrenchesBlog of the Month
Top Five Reasons to Use SANscreen
Mark Conahan, System Engineer Team Lead

SANscreen® gives you the edge you need to succeed with better capacity management, simplified chargeback, optimized virtual infrastructure, and more.

The Virtual Storage Guy Blog:
vSphere 4.1 and vStorage APIs for Array Integration (VAAI)

VAAI provides hardware acceleration that allows storage operations, traditionally provided by the hypervisor, to be completed by the storage array.

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Admin ResourcesCommunity Spotlight
One Tool to Rule Them All
Amrita Das, Technical Marketing Engineer

VSC 2.0 combines the benefits of NetApp VSC, RCU, and SMVI into one free downloadable tool, with all functions accessible from vCenter™.

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