NetApp Reviews

Sean Henry
Real User
Senior MIS Manager at a transportation company with 501-1,000 employees
Oct 23 2018

What is most valuable?

It was designed from the ground up to work together. It’s not disparate technologies that the vendors put together and decided, “These can work… more»

How has it helped my organization?

It significantly reduces downtime on two of our assembly lines. In addition, it allowed us to move forward on one of the products that we’re going… more»

What needs improvement?

I'd like to see some additional graphics capabilities because I'd like to look at some virtual desktop integration for CAD software.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

In the first use case, we weren't getting the performance we needed from the old solution. In the second use case, I had an aging infrastructure… more»

What other advice do I have?

Definitely, have a look at this solution. It is simple, and I don't mean "simple" in a negative way. If you're not a company with a staff of… more»
IT2ced
Real User
IT Specialist at a tech vendor with 51-200 employees
Nov 06 2018

What is most valuable?

* Its data literacy gives us so much flexibility for our development group to be able to stay on task. * The solution integrates well with all the… more»

How has it helped my organization?

The integration that it has with some of our data recovery tools, like Veeam, has been helpful. We just had an incident where we had to recover the… more»

What needs improvement?

It is difficult to get acclimated to all the new features quickly. The onboard process could be improved to bring clients up to speed faster.

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

We were not using a previous solution. We had a lot of feedback from our developers that they were trying to improve their DevOps operation. We… more»

What other advice do I have?

The solution is a lifesaver. If you ever have some type of disaster and need to recover from it quickly, you can't get any better than this… more»
Anonymous User
Real User
Storage Engineer at a pharma/biotech company with 10,001+ employees
Nov 23 2018

What is most valuable?

The ease of access and management from both storage and backup being all in one area, where it integrates with SnapVault and other features with… more»

How has it helped my organization?

It's all together managing both storage and backup, which makes it easier for troubleshooting issues and the automation part of it. SnapCenter is… more»

What needs improvement?

For OnCommand Insight, they could do cloud-based stuff as well. It would be nice if they could integrate everything inside, so it would be easier… more»

If you previously used a different solution, which one did you use and why did you switch?

For ERP SAP, we were using a Dell EMC solution previously, but a few things changed from the application teams perspective on what they needs were… more»

What other advice do I have?

Gather the requirements and see what your application team needs.

NetApp Questions

Rhea Rapps
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
One of the most popular comparisons on IT Central Station is Dell EMC Unity vs NetApp All Flash FAS. One of the users on our site says about Dell EMC Unity, "As long as you know what you're doing storage-wise, Unity is really easy to use." Another user says about NetApp All Flash FAS, "I think… more»
reviewer429375In general, I lean to EMC Unity due to its flexibility, modularity and low cost… more»
reviewer99798Full disclosure I represent both manufacturers. In my opinion, it comes down… more»
Alfred Morgan JonesCompanies looking for a an all flash system will be swayed by 3 main factors… more»
Rhea Rapps
Content Specialist
IT Central Station
What were the top 3 differentiators that most influenced your company's decision to purchase NetApp AFF? Based on your actual experience with the product, did it meet those expectations?  Thanks! --Rhea 

NetApp Consultants

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise Solution Architect
- Trabajo en equipo. - Planificación y organización. - Proactivo. - Habilidades interpersonales. - Rápido aprendizaje. - Habilidad para adaptación al trabajo bajo ambientes de presión. - Disponibilidad para viajar y cambio de domicilio.
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Independent Analyst and Advisory Consultant
Greg Schulz is Founder and Sr Advisor of the independent IT advisory and consultancy firm Server StorageIO (StorageIO). StorageIO provides advisory and consultancy services in and around data infrastructure, cloud, virtualization, container, software-defined, NVMe, flash, object storage, monitoring… more>>
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TOP 10
Chief Evangelist & CEO
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‎Cloud Plattform Architect
Reviewed NetApp FAS Series: Integrated snapshot and backup capability
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Principal Architect
Reviewed NetApp AFF (All Flash FAS): Enables us to provide an easily automated solution…
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Storage Consultant
Reviewed NetApp Cloud Volumes ONTAP: We are saving more disk space which saves us more money

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