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Tech OnTap Newsletter October 2010

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HighlightsOctober 2010
WSC in Virtualized Environments
Thin Provisioning Use Cases
Data ONTAP PowerShell Toolkit
Move to a Shared IT Infrastructure
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Getting Started with the Data ONTAP PowerShell Toolkit
John Fullbright, Professional Services Consultant

Getting Started with the Data ONTAP PowerShell ToolkitThis new toolkit lets you access hundreds of APIs from the NetApp® Manage ONTAP® SDK from within PowerShell scripts, allowing you to automate virtually any aspect of NetApp management.

Learn about the toolkit, including over 400 available cmdlets, the most common use cases, tips for getting started, and the best help resources.

Tips from the TrenchesBlogging with Dave
Cisco Validated Design: 10,000 Exchange 2010 Seats (VMware, Cisco, NetApp)

Cisco Validated Design: 10,000 Exchange 2010 Seats (VMware View, UCS, NetApp)Check out this end-to-end reference architecture built using Microsoft® Exchange, Cisco Unified Computing System™, VMware® vSphere™, and NetApp best practices.

Full CVD
Dave Hitz
Dave Hitz
NetApp Founder and EVP
Discussion Series Part 1: Thinking 'Past-Ready' to be Future-Ready

Dave Hitz and ESG senior analyst, Mark Peters discuss what it takes for an IT organization to future-proof their IT environment.

Dave's Blog
Admin ResourcesSpecial Online Event
Windows Consolidation in Virtualized Environments

Windows Consolidation in Virtualized EnvironmentsThese days, server sprawl and associated costs and complexity simply aren't acceptable. A recent report from ESG and a popular on-demand Webcast look at ways you can eliminate sprawl.

Read the Report
Watch the Webcast
Make the Leap to a Shared IT Infrastructure

Is your IT ready for the future? Join us and learn how you can consolidate your operations by up to 80% fewer servers and reduce database recovery time by over 90%.

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Back to Basics
Using NetApp Thin Provisioning
Paul Feresten, Senior Product Marketing Manager
Uday Boppana, Technical Marketing Engineer

Back to Basics: Thin ProvisioningBack to Basics is a new Tech OnTap feature that explores the fundamentals of key NetApp technologies. Look for more installments in future issues.

This chapter explores thin provisioning, including what it is, how it works, use cases, and how to use it in both NAS and SAN environments.



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