Last week, I covered how to structure storage service classes to meet application capacity and performance requirements. But it is also useful to understand how NetApp® Service Level Manager (NSLM) automatically discovers and maps the existing storage pools to the different storage classes described in the previous blog. With this capability, NSLM eliminates the service level management guesswork on your end.Read more
In the last blog post SAP HANA on NetApp storage we’ve demonstrated how easy it is to backup an SAP HANA database using Snap Creator and its SAP HANA plugin on NetApp. Besides many other advantages, it delivers a reliable, fully integrated and blazingly fast way of backing up the SAP HANA database. Today, we want to focus on the restore and recovery of an SAP HANA database. By using the snapshot technology the actual restore of SAP HANA database volumes is a matter of a few seconds, independent of the size of the database.
In my previous blog, I talked about a new product from NetApp—NetApp® Service Level Manager—that makes it significantly easier to manage and scale your storage, and improve operations with predictable performance and cost. In this blog, let’s look at a typical use case example to help you understand how it works.Read more
Now that the NetApp Docker Volume Plug-in (nDVP) is available on the Docker Store, NetApp is pleased to announce that the nDVP has also joined the Docker Certification Program, a framework for partners to integrate and certify their technology to the Docker Enterprise Edition commercial platform.Read more